August 2017

Panama and Port of Hamburg sign MoU on strategic co-operation

Source: The Post and Courier

Date: Aug. 22, 2017

Another record-breaking ship headed to Port of Charleston

Source: The Post and Courier

Date: Aug. 22, 2017

"No changes are anticipated in Panama's rating": Fitch Ratings

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: Aug. 11, 2017

Language: Spanish

This Is Why Quantum Computing Is More Dangerous Than You Realize

Source: Forbes

Date: Aug. 11, 2017

Fine-tuning Details for CONEXPORT 2017

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries

Date: Aug. 11, 2017

Language: Spanish

Risks Hidden In Your Internet Of Things

Source: Forbes / KPMG

Date: Aug. 11, 2017

Learning From The Experience Of NAFTA Labor And Environmental Governance

Source: Forbes

Date: Aug. 10, 2017

The Government Promotes the Reduction of Property Tax

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Date: Aug. 09, 2017

Language: Spanish

Power Hungry: The States That Use The Most And Least Energy Per Capita

Source: Forbes

Date: Aug. 09, 2017

China Ramps Up Coal Exports, Creating U.S. Natural Gas Opportunity

Source: Forbes

Date: Aug. 08, 2017

 

Regional Economic Report 2016-2017: Moderate Growth, is it a Platform to Elevate Competitiveness?

Source: Secretariat for the Central American Economic Integration (SIECA)

Date: Aug. 07, 2017

Language: Spanish

Protecting Consumers’ Right to Arbitration

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: Aug. 07, 2017

Post Panama Canal expansion, the top three U.S. ports still rule

Source: Building Design + Construction

Date: Aug. 06, 2017

UN Latin America commission forecasts low but positive growth for region in 2017

Source: UN News Centre

Date: Aug. 04, 2017

The ILO presents to several sectors the program Prepárate Panamá

Source: Secretariat of Competitiveness and Logistics

Date: Aug. 02, 2017

Language: Spanish

 


 

July 2017

Role of blockchain in the energy and resources industry

Source: Deloitte

Date: July 2017

Remaking Trade -- Podcast --

Source: Council on Foreign Relations

Date: July 25, 2017

Have Sanctions Become the Swiss Army Knife of U.S. Foreign Policy?

Source: Council on Foreign Relations

Date: July 24, 2017

 

US Tax Reform Is More Than A Domestic Issue

Source: Forbes / KPMG

Date: July 24, 2017

Here's How Helsinki Gets 10% Of All The Startup Exits In The World

Source: Forbes

Date: July 21, 2017

DGI facilitates online procedures with e-Tax 2.0

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Date: July 21, 2017

Language: Spanish

The Panamanian Observatory for Technology Information and Communication (OPTIC) Project is launched

Source: Secretariat of Competitiveness and Logistics

Date: July 20, 2017

Language: Spanish

New York Is One Of The Most Undervalued Housing Markets Of 2017--Yes, Really

Source: Forbes

Date: July 19, 2017

Offshore Wind's Investment Opportunity: Economic Growth With Emissions Reductions

Source: Forbes

Date: July 18, 2017

Autonomous Ships: Regulations Left in Their Wake?

Source: The Maritime Executive

Date: July 18, 2017

Revitalization of the Trade of Goods in Central America

Trade Monitor Corresponding to the First Quarter of 2017

Source: Secretariat for the Central American Economic Integration (SIECA)

Date: July 17, 2017

Language: Spanish

OECD employment rate increases to 67.4% in the first quarter of 2017

Source: OECD

Date: July 17, 2017

Multinationals await implementation of global tax realignment

Source: fDi Intelligence

Date: July 15, 2017

Sustainable development and FDI: a practical framework

Source: fDi Intelligence

Date: July 15, 2017

How Banks Can Survive In A Disrupted Marketplace

Source: Forbes

Date: July 13, 2017

Agreement dictates new provisions on shared banking

Source: Superintendency of Banks of Panama

Date: July 13, 2017

Language: Spanish

Governments should address fall in public investment as costs stabilise

Source: OECD

Date: July 13, 2017

Predicting The Future -- As Told By A Futurist

Source: Forbes

Date: July 13, 2017

Blockchain Revolutionizes How Companies Buy And Sell Everything

Source: SAP

Date: July 11, 2017

Panama’s Financial Sector Stayed Buoyant in Tough 2016

- An interview with the General Manager of Scotiabank Panama - 

Source: The Business Year

Date: July 2017

Constructive Criticism

- An interview with the Director of Panama Green Building Council (PGBC) - 

Source: The Business Year

Date: July 2017

 


June 2017

Third bridge over the Canal has advanced 67%: ACP

Date: June 25, 2017

Source: Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

S&P improves risk outlook for Panama's banking system

Date: June 25, 2017

Source: Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

Fintech lingo explained

Date: June 22, 2017

Source: Reuters

The 4 Types of Innovation and the Problems They Solve

Date: June 21, 2017

Source: Harvard Business Review

Automation of Finance

Date: June 21, 2017

Source: Business Today

Why We Need Fair and Accurate Cybersecurity Ratings

Date: June 20, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

President Varela presents in Washington Panama's advances in economic and financial transparency

Date: June 20, 2017

Source: Presidency of the Republic

Panama and the United States will face together challenges in the region

Date: June 19, 2017

Source: Presidency of the Republic

Panama´s Foreign Direct Investment Rebounds in the First Quarter of 2017

Date: June 19, 2017

Source: Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

United States and Panama, historical trading partners

Date: June 18, 2017

Source: Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

Solar Power Will Kill Coal Faster Than You Think

Date: June 15, 2017

Source: Bloomberg

China persuades Panama to break diplomatic ties with Taiwan

Date: June 15, 2017

Source: The Economist

Southern Ports Break Records as Panama Canal Anniversary Nears

Date: June 14, 2017

Source: Bloomberg

Here's Why Small Business Matters

Date: June 13, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Interview: Copa Airlines CEO on Building the ‘Hub of the Americas’ in Panama

Date: June 13, 2017

Source: Skift

"Panama: The Great Connection", country brand for investment and tourism, was launched 

Date: June 12, 2017

Source: Ministry of Commerce & Industries of Panama

Language: Spanish

Myths and realities of Panamanian Corporations

Date: June, 2017

Source: Icaza, González - Ruiz & Alemán

CBP Launches “The Truth Behind Counterfeits” Campaign to Inform Travelers of the Dangers of Counterfeit Goods

Date: June 07, 2017

Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Port planning for bigger ships and more containers

Date: June 06, 2017

Source: The Dundalk Eagle

Expanded Panama Canal helps Savannah set container volume record

Date: June 06, 2017

Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle

How retail supply chains are adapting to the Amazon effect

Date: June 06, 2017

Source: Industry Dive

China Publishes the Draft E-commerce Law for Public Comment

Date: June 05, 2017

Source: Lexology

Is Singapore’s hub status at risk?

Date: June 05, 2017

Source: The Edge


May 2017

Cisco and IBM Join Forces to Tackle Cybercrime

Date: May 31, 2017

Source: IBM

A visit with Manuel Benitez, No. 2 executive at the Panama Canal Authority

Date: May 26, 2017

Source: The Virginian Pilot

It’s a Brand New Day at PhilaPort

Date: May 22, 2017

Source: The Port of Philadelphia

The future of asset servicing

Shaped by three disruptive technologies

Date: May 18, 2017

Source: Deloitte

Roof Overhead

- An interview with the Minister of Housing of Panama -

Date: May 18, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Waterworld

- An interview with the Minister of Maritime Affairs of Panama -

Date: May 16, 2017

Source: The Business Year

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and U.S. Trade Policy

Date: May 16, 2017

Source: Council on Foreign Relations

SMV signs the IOSCO MMoU 

Date: May 16, 2017

Source: Superintendency of the Securities Market of Panama

Language: Spanish

SBP Updates Rules to Prevent Money Laundering and Misuse of Banking Services

Date: May 10, 2017

Source: Superintendency of Banks of Panama

Language: Spanish

The Leading Maritime Capitals of the World 2017

Date: May 2017

Source: Menon Economics

Presenting the National Strategy against Money Laundering 

Date: May 10, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

Panamá Bilingüe to evolve as new state policy

Date: May 10, 2017

Source: Ministry of the Presidency

Language: Spanish

Why You Should Care About Corporate Governance

Date: May 9, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Accumulated investment in Panama Free Zones reaches more than $900 million

Date: May 9, 2017

Source: El Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

Global Supply Chains Explained … in One Graphic

Date: May 8, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Panama Places Global Bond in the Capital Markets

Date: May 5, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

Between Two Seas

- An interview with the Deputy Director of the Tourism Authority of Panama - 

Date: May 5, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Around the World

- An interview with the Minister of Commerce and Industry of Panama -

Date: May 3, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Panama's famous coffee making its way to Australia as appetite grows for high-quality beans

Date: May 2, 2017

Source: ABC News

 


 

April 2017

Panama: #1 in Best Countries: Open for Business

Date: Apr. 2017

Source: U.S. News & World Report

Turkish Airlines, Copa Airlines agree joint flights

Date: Apr. 29, 2017

Source: Yeni Şafak

The Government Programs a Financial Reform that Opens the Market to FinTechs

Date: Apr. 29, 2017

Source: El Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

The Complementary Economy between Costa Rica - Panama

Date: Apr. 29, 2017

Source: The Costa Rica News

Panama Readies Itself for Tax Information Exchange: What you need to consider

Date: Apr. 28, 2017

Source: El Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

Panama: Del Monte to invest more than 100 million dollars to revive the banana production area

Date: Apr. 28, 2017

Source: Fresh Plaza

CNBC Interview Transcript: Jorge Quijano, CEO, Panama Canal Authority

Date: Apr. 26, 2017

Source: CNBC

A natural move: How Dubai Chamber is strenghtening its ties in Latin America

Date: Apr. 26, 2017

Source: Arabian Business

Deeper Underground

- An interview with the Minister of Canal Affairs and Metro of Panama -

Date: Apr. 21, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Clean Slate

- An interview with the Minister of the Presidency of Panama -

Date: Apr. 17, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Panama: One of the Six most Competitive Latin American countries in Tourism

Date: Apr. 12, 2017

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Language: Spanish

Private Investment in Panama reached $ 2.451 Billion in 2016

Date: Apr. 4, 2017

Source: El Capital Financiero

Language: Spanish

 


 

March 2017

The MEF Shares the Progress in the Fight Against Money Laundering

Date: Mar. 24, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

The MEF Explains Plans to Diversify the Financial Services Offer

Date: Mar. 21, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

The Economic Outlook remains Favorable

Date: Mar. 16, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

Ready to Race

 - An interview with the National Secretary of the Competitiveness & Logistics Secretariat of Panama -

Date: Mar. 16, 2017

Source: The Business Year

Panama Continues to Be the Best Option for Foreign Investers

Date: Mar. 15, 2017

Source: Ministry of Commerce & Industries of Panama

Language: Spanish

America’s Strength in Services Promises Trade Success

Date: Mar. 9, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Panama, The Control Tower

Date: Mar. 7, 2017

Source: Martes Financiero

Language: Spanish

What Makes a Winning Trade Deal?

Date: Mar. 2, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

 


 

February 2017

Getting Real with International Trade

Date: Feb. 28, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The MEF predicts that Panama's economy will grow 5.8% in 2017

Date: Feb. 20, 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

Why Waste Our Energy?

Date: Feb. 20, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Fitch Affirm Panama's Ratings at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable

Date: Feb. 16, 2017

Source: Fitch Ratings

Panama´s National Risk Assessment of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing

Date: Feb. 2017

Source: Ministry of Economy & Finances

Language: Spanish

The US Economy 2017 – Past, Present, and Threats to the Future

Date: Feb. 10, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Donohue in Canada: NAFTA is Key to North American Competitiveness

Date: Feb. 07, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

An Important Trade Agreement You Haven’t Heard Of

Date: Feb. 06, 2017

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

IDENTITY CRISIS

- An interview with the General Manager of Banco Nacional de Panama -

Date: Feb. 06, 2017

Source: The Business Year


January 2017

Panama Year in Review 2016

Date: Jan. 16, 2017

Source: Oxford Business Group

 

 

Protecting Consumers’ Right to Arbitration

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: Aug. 07, 2017

Post Panama Canal expansion, the top three U.S. ports still rule

Source: Building Design + Construction

Date: Aug. 06, 2017