5 Things you should know about Panama-Thailand positive momentum.

Would the Thai Government move forward the Kra Isthmus Canal project? Is there an interest to have a TLC between both countries? What makes Panama so attractive to Thai people? Thailand welcomed Panama’s Vice-President and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado, with all the honors and frienship, since it’s the first woman to holdContinue reading “5 Things you should know about Panama-Thailand positive momentum.”

Panama rejects its inclusion in the discriminatory list of the European Union and calls its Ambassador to Consultations

The Government of the Republic of Panama strongly rejects the inclusion of the country on the list of so-called "tax havens" released this week by the European Union. The inclusion ignores the clear progress of the country in terms of cooperation and fiscal transparency, by irresponsibly indicating that the preferential tax regime of Panama isContinue reading “Panama rejects its inclusion in the discriminatory list of the European Union and calls its Ambassador to Consultations”

Cremación Real del Rey Bhumibol Adulyadej

El 26 de octubre de 2017, S.E. María del Carmen Martínez Arosemena, Embajadora de la República de Panamá ante el Reino de Tailandia, atendió la invitación de la Cancillería de Tailandia para estar presente en la ceremonia de Cremación Real del Rey Bhumibol Adulyadej, la cual fue presidida por su hijo, el Rey Maha Vajiralongkorn,Continue reading “Cremación Real del Rey Bhumibol Adulyadej”

Royal Cremation Ceremony

His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun has presided over a merit-making ceremony at the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall, holding on Thursday 27th  the royal cremation ceremonies for the late King Bhumipol Adulyadej. The King chaired the religious ceremony inside the Grand Palace Thursday morning. It was to allow the royal urn of the lateContinue reading “Royal Cremation Ceremony”

Panama bets to become Regional Hub and Global Cooperation

Under the slogan “Panama, a bridge of cooperation for sustainable development”, the first day of panels of the launching forum of the National Cooperation Plan was developed, addressing topics such as the new challenges of sustainable development, the needs of Panama and The country’s contribution to the theme of cooperation, the main sectoral challenges ofContinue reading “Panama bets to become Regional Hub and Global Cooperation”

Panamanian Government signs OECD’s Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters

The Government of Panama signed today in Paris the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters (MAC), a definitive step in updating and transforming the country’s international financial services platform. The MAC establishes a legal framework for the implementation of financial transparency and international cooperation initiatives.   The Convention was signed by the PanamanianContinue reading “Panamanian Government signs OECD’s Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters”

Conversatorio sobre Panamá @ Universidad de Chulalongkorn

Bangkok, Tailandia – En el día jueves 13 de Octubre del 2016, S.E. María Del Carmen Martínez, embajadora plenipotenciaria de Panamá ante el Reino de Tailandia, ofreció un dinámico conversatorio a alumnos de la cátedra de Civilización Latinoamericana, dictada en la Facultad de letras de la Universidad de Chulalongkorn. Siguiendo la línea de intercambio culturalContinue reading “Conversatorio sobre Panamá @ Universidad de Chulalongkorn”

Meet the Ambassador’s Night @ Bangkok Club

Bangkok, Thailand. – Panama is well-known among business people as an important ally in order to properly achieve their businesses’ goal. As Ambassador of Panama to the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Maria Martinez, attended the kind invitation of the Bangkok Club to promote business opportunities that Panama offers to members of the exclusive club, most prominent businessmen.  The initialContinue reading “Meet the Ambassador’s Night @ Bangkok Club”

Panama and Thailand strengthen bilateral and trade relations

The Chancellor in charge, Luis Miguel Hincapie, received at the “Los Proceres” Hall of the Foreign Ministry, a delegation of Thai diplomats with the purpose of signing the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of a Mechanism of Bilateral Consultation between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Panama and the Ministry ofContinue reading “Panama and Thailand strengthen bilateral and trade relations”

Panamanian Banking System grows nearly $4.4 billion during first half of 2016

Panama’s positive performance, including 7.2% increase in loan portfolio, comes amidst continued reforms to strengthen financial transparency‎ framework August 22, 2016 (Panama City, Panama) – The Panamanian Government announced today that assets of the National Banking System reached over $99.6 billion, with a 4.6% increase over the same period in 2015. The increase comes as PresidentContinue reading “Panamanian Banking System grows nearly $4.4 billion during first half of 2016”