Cameron to Panama Papers Protesters: 'Blame Me'

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron said he's to blame and will learn lessons from this week's furor over his investments in an offshore fund set up by his father, as he sought to draw...

Panama Another Regime Change Failure by U.S. a Generation Ago: Helped …

Bernie Sanders on the eve of Super-Tuesday famously said that the problem with regime change is "what happens after you remove a dictator like Saddam Hussein or Qaddafi." Panama and the removal of Manuel...

Worlds apart: Panama's indigenous and the Panama Papers

"Some Indians move to the city, but many come back," he says. "Life is simpler here.

Did David Cameron tell the truth about why Blairmore was set up in Panama?

"I think a lot of the criticisms are based on a fundamental misconception, which is that Blairmore Investment, a unit trust, was set up with the idea of avoiding tax. It wasn't.

Panama Papers: Ruchi Group's boss has 10 offshore firms, a Cbi Fir

Umesh Shahra's two foundations were set up in 2008 and 2009, an investigation by The Indian Express has revealed. UMESH SHAHRA, promoter director of the $6-billion Ruchi Group of Industries, has floated at least...

The Scoop on the Shortcut

EVEN WHILE THE Panama Canal's massive expansion project has endured repeated delays, the good news is that hundreds of yachts are still transiting from the Pacific to the Atlantic, and vice versa. No need...

Panama Invites China and Taiwan for Canal Ceremony

Taiwanese President-elect Tsai Ing-wen and Chinese President Xi Jinping have both been invited to the inauguration ceremony of the newly expanded Panama Canal on June 26. Tsai Ing-wen's invitation from its Panamanian diplomatic ally...

Panama Moots Ship Financing Bill

With an aim to boost shipbuilding in the country and attract investment in its maritime industry, the Government of Panama has presented a new bill dedicated to the development of the mentioned industries, says...

UPDATE 1-Republic of Panama sets IPTs on new 12-year bond issue

The Republic of Panama has set initial price thoughts on a new 12-year benchmark senior bond at Treasuries plus 212.5bp, taking advantage of continued strong sentiment towards the region. Market participants have been anticipating...

Finmeccanica, Panama end contract disputes

The disputes revolve around three contracts awarded under an Italian and Panama government deal in 2010 to Selex ES -- now part of Finmeccanica -- and Telespazio, which Finmeccania co-owns with Thales. Together with...

Leonore Amalia Peters

Born September 16, 1936, in Silver City, Colon, Republic of Panama, she was the youngest daughter of the late Aurelio and Ina Ogilvie and widow of James Gilbert Peters, who died July 29, 2005,...

New technology for shrimp farming in Panama

BOQUETE, Panama -- Disease in shrimp farming has cost the industry many billions of dollars in the past ten years. In Central America there have been billions of dollars in losses to shrimp farms...

Panamanian president urges Canal consortium to stop waging media battle

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Panama president urges canal consortium to focus on expansion

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela urged the Spanish-led consortium expanding the Panama Canal Saturday to leave legal disputes to the "competent authorities" and focus instead on completing its work on the waterway. The expansion...

Panama: 65 suspected Zika cases investigated

Via SaludPanama.com: Investigan 65 casos sospechosos de virus zika . Excerpt, with my translation: Al menos 65 personas residentes en Ustupu, corregimiento de AiligandA de la comarca Guna Yala, son investigadas por epidemiA3logos...

Massive Influx of CubanMigrants Strains Panamanian Town

A small Panamanian town on the border with Colombia is facing a "sanitary emergency" due to the presence of more than 1,000 Cuban migrants trying to reach the U.S., the head of Panama's immigration...

Blogger Influencer Week Promotes Copyright Protection in Panama

The Intellectual Property Division of the Mossack Fonseca Group will take part in the first Blogger Influencer Week as a leading company promoting the importance of a blog's content registration and copyright protection. The...

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The Simpsons Invade Panama!

The Simpsons' first stop in their #TravesíaSimpson in Central America was Panama, as Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie take a vacation. And what's a...

Canal Future Could Rest On Going Green

The future of the Panama Canal in the face of accelerating climate change may depend on innovative green initiatives including floating solar panels. A solar...

Panama moves closer to rail link with Costa Rica

Panama moved a step closer to building a rail link to the Costa Rican border on Thursday, December 7 with the signing of an...

Panama On The EU Black List

After two years of negotiations the European Union has reached a consensus and defined a list of 17 nations considered to be "tax havens",...

Transit Board Conflict of Interest Probe

An investigation of all the members of the Board of Directors of the Transit Authority (ATTT) was initiated on Thursday, November 30, by the...

Drug Trafficking Groups Unleash Violence in Panama

(Prensa Latina) The recent bloodsheds in different sites of the country have been causing fear among the population today and concern in the Panamanian...

The Franchising Business in Panama

The sectors of gastronomy, services and clothing is where most of the more than 200 franchise chains, including both Panamanian and international, that operate...

Panamanian Coffee At $85 a Cup In Singapore

Starting in November, two cafés in Singapore will charge $85 for a cup of geisha coffee from Panama’s Hacienda La Esmeralda, according to the...

Panama Canal reshapes LPG trade

Shipments are growing of liquefied petroleum gas, or LPG, from the United States to markets on the west coast of South America, as well...

Uber Disconnects 90% of Its Drivers In Panama

Uber in Panama announced that from 4:00 pm Friday, November 24, it began a test of what would be the service in line with...