This trade fair for conferences, congresses, and incentive travel brings together over 3,500 businesspeople from the meetings and events industry.
Visitors to the Panama Tourism Authority's pavilion, representing 11 companies, can learn that the new Amador Convention Center will open its doors in 2015. Figures from Tocumen airport reveal that they currently have 245 flight frequencies to North America, 136 to Central America, 609 to South America, and 17 to Europe.
Annually 7,000,000 passengers pass through this airport. Tourists from 119 countries do not need a visa to visit Panama.
Panama will be one big party in the coming years, as there are many reasons to celebrate. In August 2014 the Panama Canal will celebrate 100 years of successful operations.
In 2019 Panama City will have its 500th anniversary. The capital is becoming ever more important and modern, with the only subway system in all of Central America.