The first four gates for the third set of locks in the Panama Canal, of a total of 16 needed to expand the waterway, will dock at Colón on Tuesday, after a 30-day journey from Italy across the Atlantic Ocean aboard the ship Sun Rise.
Danilo Pérez will announce 'Panama 500', his new project about the explorer Vasco Núñez de Balboa.
In the second week of January 2014, the capital will become the stage for the Panama Jazz Festival. In its 11th year, it promises an abundance of talent by world-class musicians.
Development along the Pacific coast promises to not only revitalize the economy, but also solidify new businesses that have been trying to set up their projects for the last two or three years. Those behind these businesses today see the opening of the Río Hato Airport as another boon for their investments.
Agritourism is one of the activities that has brought coffee plantations in Chiriquí Province to be recognized as some of the most visited sites in the district of Boquete. The farms' location at 1,600 to 1,700 meters above sea level favors the production of so-called special or gourmet coffees.
Wyndham Hotel Group announced the opening of the TRYP hotel by Wyndham Panama Albrook Mall in Panama's capital. The 331-room hotel is the second largest in Panama City and the brand's biggest in Central America. The hotel is conveniently located next to Albrook Mall, the largest shopping mall in the region, and near the airport and main Metro station.