Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Foreign Affairs

His Excellency Mr. Luis Miguel Hincapie, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Panama paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Mr. Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs and had a bilateral meeting with His Excellency Mr. Apichart Chinwanno, Permanent Secretary of Foreign Affairs, during his visit to Thailand to chair the FirstContinue reading “Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama pays a courtesy call on the Minister of Foreign Affairs”

Always Thinking Big, Panama Launches Three New Infrastructure “Megaprojects”

Always Thinking Big, Panama Launches Three New Infrastructure “Megaprojects” Ahead of June opening of massive Panama Canal expansion, the Government of Panama announces major new transportation and energy projects valued at USD$4 billion The Government of Panama announced today the commencement of three major new transportation and energy megaprojects with international investments and partnerships worthContinue reading “Always Thinking Big, Panama Launches Three New Infrastructure “Megaprojects””

Deputy Foreign Minister promotes Panama in Thailand

As part of his official visit in the Kingdom of Thailand, Deputy Foreign Minister Luis Miguel Hincapie, accompanied by the General Director of Foreign Policy, Analuisa Bustamante; Ambassador of Panama in Thailand, Maria Martinez Arosemena and the Director of the Colon Free Zone, Surse Pierpoint, met with the Council of Exporters of Thailand ( NTSBContinue reading “Deputy Foreign Minister promotes Panama in Thailand”

Panama’s officials, meetings with OECD members

Panama City, (May 15, 2016)- As part of President Varela’s administration ongoing commitment to financial transparency, a delegation of government officials from Panama will travel to Paris this week to meet with members of the OECD to discuss various issues related to financial transparency. The visit follows an official communication this week from Panama to the GlobalContinue reading “Panama’s officials, meetings with OECD members”

THE INAUGURATION OF THE INTERMEDIATE CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PORTS AND MARINAS (IAPH)

The Panama Maritime Authority (PMA), host of the Intermediate Conference of the International Association of Ports and Marinas, better known as (IAPH), has inaugurated this international event, which shall run until next Friday. With the traditional ribbon cutting, the director general of Ports and Auxiliary Maritime Industries, Gerardo Varela, accompanied by the Minister of MaritimeContinue reading “THE INAUGURATION OF THE INTERMEDIATE CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PORTS AND MARINAS (IAPH)”

President Varela installed Independent Committee that will evaluate the practices of the financial system of Panama.

The President Juan Carlos Varela installed today the Independent Committee of National and International Experts announced in his message the nation last April 6, 2016. The Committee will evaluate existing practices of central Panamanian financial services and propose measures to be shared with other countries to strengthen the transparency of financial and legal systems, soContinue reading “President Varela installed Independent Committee that will evaluate the practices of the financial system of Panama.”