PANAMA CITY Panama's President Laurentino Cortizo announced on Tuesday the construction of a $1 billion plant for electricity generation using natural gas as the Central American country seeks to increase its share of cleaner energy.
PANAMA CITY An aircraft belonging to former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli was detained at Guatemala's international airport by the local anti-narcotics prosecutor's office at the request of U.S. authorities, Guatemalan authorities said late on Friday.
RIO DE JANEIRO/PANAMA CITY, Jan 14 Congestion
delaying LNG shipments via the Panama Canal is expected to last
through the peak demand winter months, traders close to the
situation said, although the canal's regulator said it had made
changes to speed up transit.
PANAMA CITY The Panamanian attorney general's office will ask a judge to order Odebrecht to pay fines due in 2019 and 2020 after the corruption-ensnared Brazilian conglomerate failed to pay, prosecutor Anilu Batista said on Friday.
PANAMA CITY, Nov 12 Panama's Copa Airlines said
on Thursday that it would resume flights to Venezuela on Nov. 24
following an eight-month suspension because of measures to curb
the spread of the novel coronavirus.
PANAMA CITY Panama is the latest country to offer travelers a COVID-19 test when they arrive at its main airport, a little less than a week after resuming international flights following a seven-month suspension due to the pandemic.
PANAMA CITY, Oct 18 Panama is the latest country
to offer travelers a COVID-19 test when they arrive at its main
airport, a little less than a week after resuming international
flights following a seven-month suspension due to the pandemic.
PANAMA CITY The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on Thursday said it had approved a $400 million loan for Panama to support the country's fight against the coronavirus pandemic and help ease its impact on vulnerable households.
GUATEMALA CITY/PANAMA CITY U.S. prosecutors have charged two sons of former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with bribery and money laundering linked to Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht, according to a federal complaint unsealed on Monday.
MEXICO CITY Panamanian authorities this week finalised the exhumation of 19 bodies in a private cemetery in Panama City as part of a search for victims of the 1989 invasion by the United States, Panamanian judicial authorities said.