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  • Panama government raises 2022 budget after parliamentary objection

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Panama's Executive reformulated the 2022 general state budget and raised it by 0.66%, to leave it at US$25.2947 billion, after the bill was returned by Parliament to increase the amount of operating and investment spending. The original draft of the budget was presented for an ...

  • Residence in Panama? Know these three options for this year

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the current relaxations, the Panamanian government is looking for options to "sell" its country to those seeking investments or working remotely. Sports academies could also settle in that nation due to immigration, permanent or short-term residency facilities. For example, a law has already been ...

  • Panama and Colombia need to review their migration pact

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Exactly two months ago, the foreign ministers of Colombia and Panama met to address the migration crisis on the border shared by both countries. This meeting resulted in a pact whose conditions are now highly questioned not only by Panamanian and Colombian authorities but have ...

  • Panama fears “irreparable damage” from Pandora Papers

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The government of Panama fears that the Pandora Papers revelations will again affect its reputation, already seriously damaged by the so-called "Panama Papers," according to a government letter released by local media on Saturday. "The damage could be insurmountable," warns the Panamanian executive in the ...

  • Cargo carriers begin indefinite strike in Panama

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Panama's cargo carriers began an indefinite national strike on Thursday to denounce that large shipping companies are allegedly trying to monopolize the business of transporting nationalized merchandise within the country. The carriers, who blocked with their trucks the entrance of ports in Panama City (Pacific) ...

  • Panama’s economy grew 10% in the first half of 2021

    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC) on Friday reported that between January and June the GDP "reached an accumulated growth of 10.0%," with a significant expansion of the indicator in the second quarter (40.4%) in contrast to the first quarter result (-8.5%). In ...

  • En torno al turismo y los creditos fiscales

    En Noviembre de 2012, bajo el gobierno de Ricardo Martinelli, se aprobó la ley 80 “Que dicta normas de incentivos para el fomento de la actividad turística en Panama”, y “declara la actividad turística como de interés nacional prioritario” y, en consecuencia, otorgó amplios beneficios fiscales a favor de empresas ...

  • Hoy por hoy

    El ministro de Comercio ha revelado que el equipo que renegociará el contrato con Minera Panamá se ha reunido ya siete veces. Esto se ha sabido gracias a la presión que ha supuesto para el Gobierno que uno de los miembros de esta comisión haya renunciado públicamente y revelado ...

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