March 2024

World Bank Group publishes new data, aiming to boost investment in emerging markets

Source: World Bank

Date: March 28, 2024

Language: English

China initiates dispute regarding US tax credits for electric vehicles, renewable energy

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: March 28, 2024

Language: English

In 2023, Latin American and Caribbean international bond activity rebounded from the 2022 Lows

Source: Economic Commision for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: March 25, 2024

Language: English

The prospects and difficulties of developing a semiconductor ecosystem in Panama are assessed by the OECD

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: March 25, 2024

Language: Spanish

 

Panama's economy grew 7.3% in 2023

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finanzas - MEF

Date: March 18, 2024

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal Announces Increase in Daily Slots at Panamax Locks

Source: Panama Canal Authority -PCA

Date: March 11, 2024

Language: English

U.S. Chamber: EU’s Digital Markets Act Prioritizes Regulation Over Innovation

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: March 6, 2024

Language: English

 

How the G20 Can Build on the World Economy’s Recent Resilience

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: March 1, 2024

Language: English

 


February 2024

Telecommunications 2024: 11 Trends that will transform connections in the future

Source: Revista Summa

Date: February 29, 2024

Language: Spanish

WTO, ITC launch USD 50 million global fund for women exporters in the digital economy

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: February 25, 2024

Language: English

Panama makes history by issuing three global bonds

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: February 22, 2024

Language: Spanish

How Latin America and the Caribbean can benefit from foreign direct investment and reshoring

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: February 21, 2024

Language: English

ECLAC launched Digital Development Observatory to contribute to Latin America and the Caribbean’s Digital Transformation

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: February 15, 2024

Language: English

Navigating change: A timeline of recent & future progress at the Panama Canal

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: February 14, 2024

Language: Emglish

Emerging markets navigate global interest rate volatility

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: February 2, 2024

Language: English

 

World Bank Group expands its crisis toolkit to empower countries amid intertwined crises

Source: World Bank

Date: February 1, 2024

Language: English

 


January 2024

Decline in exports from Latin America and the Caribbean softens

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: January 30, 2024

Language: English

Panama Canal appoints first-ever chief sustainability officer 

Source: Panama Canal Authority -PCA

Date: January 24, 2024

Language: English

The state of american business is optimistic

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 11, 2024

Language: English

MICI begins investigations on the possibility of applying a particular safeguard to 5 agricultural items under the TPA with the U.S.

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: January 10, 2024

Language: Spanish

The Panamanian economy drives regional growth

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: January 4, 2024

Language: Spanish

According to Cirium, Tocumen International Airport is one of the world's most punctual airports

Source: Hub News

Date: January 4, 2024

Language: Spanish

Digital Trade for Development

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: January 3, 2024

Language: English

How turning biomass waste into sustainable fuels can help restore the carbon balance

Source: World Economic Forum

Date; January 3, 2024

Language: English

 


December 2023

What's next in Artificial Intelligence ?

Source: The Newyork Times

Date: December 27, 2023

Langiage: English

Latin America can boost ecnomic growth by reducing crime

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: December 20, 2023

Language: English

Panama Canal to increase daily transits to 24 starting in January

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: December 15, 2023

Language: English 

Economic activity in Latin America and the Caribbean continues to exhibit a low growth trajectory: ECLAC

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: December 14, 2023

Language: English

 

Exports from Panama continue to rise through September 2023

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: December 11, 2023

Language: Spanish

Exports from Latin America and the Caribbean contract as trade opportunities emerge

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: December 5, 2023

Language: English

 

WTO, IICA to deepen cooperation on farm trade, food security in Latin America and Caribbean

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: December 5, 2023

Language: English

COP28: Business Delivers Climate Solutions

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: December 1, 2023

Language: English

 


November 2023

Goods barometer shows trade volumes returning to trend amid high uncertainty

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: November 27, 2023

Language: English

Effectts of climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean

Source: Development Bank of Latin America and the Caribbean - CAF

Date: November 21, 2023

Language: English

Until August 2023, economic activity increased by 8.7%.

Source: Ministry of Economics and Finances - MEF

Date: November 21, 2023

Language: Spanish

How we can create a global energy transition inclusive of the South Global

Source: World Economic Forum

Date:November 17, 2023

Language: English

Tracking Budget Talks: A government shutdown looms again. Here's what to know

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: November 9, 2023

Language: English

The United States has committed to investing in Latin American semiconductor production.

Source: EFE

Date: November 3, 2023

Language: Spanish

U.S. Government Announces Enhanced Partnerships with IDB for Latin America and the Caribbean

Source: Interamerican-Development Bank - IDB

Date: November 3, 2023

Language: English

How Managing inflation expectations can help economies achieve a softer landing

Source: International Monetary Fund

Date: November 2, 2023

Language: English

 

 


October 2023

WCO and IAPH launch guidelines on cooperation between customs and port authorities

Source: World Customs Organization - OMA

Date: October 31, 2023

Language: English

Conflict in Middle East could bring ‘Dual Shock’ to global commodity markets

Source: World Bank

Date: October 30, 2023

Language: English

 

According to the IEA, demand for fossil fueks will peak before 2030

Source: .Europa Press

Date: October 24, 2023

Language: Spanish

Minister Héctor Alexander meets with OECD Secretary-General Mathias Cormann.

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: October 23, 2023

Language: Spanish

New Look at Global Banks Highlights Risks From Higher-for-Longer Interest Rates

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: October 16, 2023

Language: English

Space Sciences are celebrated in Panama, by the US Embassy, The Panama American Center and NASA

Source: U.S. Embassy in Panama

Date: October 10, 2023

Language: Spanish 

SGP BioEnergy Secures US$250 Million Commitment From Global Emerging Markets (“GEM”) for Its Golden City Biorefinery in Panama and Zero-Waste Ecosystem, Signaling a Transformative Financial Commitment to Growing Sustainable Energy

Source: Business Wire

Date: October 5, 2023

Language: English

Electricity 4.0 promotes energy sustainability in Panama.

Source: En Segundos

Date: October 2, 2023

Language: Spanish

 


Septiembre 2023

Panama seeks to expand financing for small businesses with IDB support

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: September 28, 2023

Language: English

A shutdown is looming. What comes next?

Source: The New York Times

Data: September 27, 2023

Language: English

How data can bolster decent work in the tourism sector

Source: International Labour Organization - ILO

Date: September 26, 2023

Language: English

More than 17 million balboas will be invested in new businesses in free zones.

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: September 22, 2023

Language: Spanish

New WTO publication provides insights in to the world of exports regulations and control

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: September 15, 2023

Language: English

Global debt is returning to its rising trend 

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF

Date: September 13, 2023

Language: English

Nature-positive industru sectors transition

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: September 12, 2023

Language: English

Maritime industry continues to prefer route through Panama

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: September 5, 2023

Language: English

 


Agosto 2023

World Bank and IDB join forces to maximize development impact 

Source: World Bank 

Date: August 31, 2023

Language: English

Weekly update on transits through the Panama Canal 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: August 29, 2023

Language: English

Fossil fuel subsidies surged to record $7 trillion

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: August 24. 2023

Language: English

 

Artificial Intelligence can contribuite to transforming development models in Latin America and the Caribbean to make them more productive, inclusive and sustainable

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Date: August 11, 2023

Language: English

Energy efficiency existing ship index explained in video series

Source: International Maritime Organization - IMO

Date: August 9, 2023

Language: English

Technical assistance projects move forward into the frame of the FTA with the US

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry  - MICI

Date: August 4, 2023

Language: Spanish

 


July 2023

Last year, attraction of qualified investors grew 100% 

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date. July 27, 2023

Language: Spanish

Global economy on track but not yet out of the woods

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date. July 25, 2023

Language: English

 

Panama Canal maintains competitive draft for the following months

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: July 25, 2023

Language: English

IDB and Panama launch a plataform to promote transparency in the management of public resources

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: July 21, 2023

Language: Spanish

President Cortizo Cohen hosts the Secretary of Commerce of the United States, Gina Raimondo

Source: Ministry of the Presidency

Date. July 20, 2023

Language: Spanish

New partnership with Panama to explore semiconductor supply-chain opportunities

Source: U.S. Embassy in Panama

Date: July 20, 2023

Language: English

Investors raise bets on central banks triggering global recession, and other economy stories to read this week

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: July 7, 2023

Language: English

Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America and the Caribbean rose by 55.2% in 2022, reaching a historic high

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Date: July 7, 2023

Language: English

 


June 2023

Why ethical AI requires a future-ready and inclusive education system ?

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: June 23, 2023

Language: English

Exploring pathways for LDC integration into global trade

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: June 23, 2023

Language: English

Advances in technology affects trade and viceversa

Source: International Monetary Fund

Date: June 16, 2023

Language: English

Latin America and the Caribbean once again leads global air traffic recovery

Source: Latin America Air Transport Associaion - LATA-

Date: June 16, 2023

Language: English

UNWTO and MSC Foundatin look to net-zero future on World Ocean Day

Source: UNWTO

Date: June 13, 2023

Language: English

Panama joins ALADI's efforts to boost regioanl trade

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: June 9, 2023

Language: Spanish

What you need to know about West Coast ports labor negociations

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: June 8, 2023

Language: English

Panama Canal prepares for the impact of climate events

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: June 1, 2023

Language: English

 


May 2023

Activation of cooperation chapters of the FTAs continues

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: May 31, 2023

Language: Spanish

Generator Gatun capitalization agreement was signed

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: May 31, 2'23

Language: Spanish

Small business exporters fuel jobs, growth in America's hearthland

Source: U,S, Chamber of Commerce

Date: May 21, 2023

Language: English

International Tribunal of Arbitration dismisses GUPCSA's claims

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: May 16, 2023

Language: Spanish

Why edtech must prioritise research and innovation from the Global South

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: May 10, 2023

Language: English

IDB Lab invests in digital payments for micro and small businesses in Central America

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: May 8, 2023

Language: English

 

How can trade facilitation make trade more inclusive ?

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: May 1, 2023

Language: English

World Economic Outlook shows economies facing high uncertainty

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: May 1. 2023

Language: English

 


April 2023

WTO members praise value of capturing lessons learned from Covid-9 pandemic 

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: April 28, 2023

Language: English

The U.S. Chamber is a big champion for small business 

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: April 27, 2023

Language: English

Due to the dry season, the Panama Canal is forced to make temporary adjustments to the draught of Neopanamax vessels

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: April 18, 2023

Language: Spanish

IDB launches plattform for effective security and justice solutions 

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: April 18, 2023

Language: English

Minister Alexander highlights the country's economic growth in 2022

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: April 16, 2023

Language: Spanish

In Latin America, fiscal policy can lighten the burden of central banks

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date; April 13, 2023

Language: English

Panama is committed to being an enclave of investments and energy businesses in the midst of a descarbonization stage

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: April 13, 2023

Language: Spanish

Non-copper exports reach their highest values since 2020

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: April 5, 2023

Language: Spanish

 


March 2023

The region continues to bet on the development of new technologies for trade facilitacion.

Source: Central American Economic Integration System - SIECA

Date: March 25, 2023

Language: Spanish

U.S. investments in the MICI's sights

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: March 23, 2023

Language: Spanish

Understanding America's Labor Shortage: The most impacted industries

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: March 23, 2023

Language: English

Panama Canal's sustainability commitment reaches the United Nations Water Conference

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: March 21, 2023

Language: English

Governors embrace vision, priorities and plans for the IDB Group

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: March 19, 2023

Language: English

 

Global food crisis may persist, with prices still elevated after year of war

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF

Date: March 9, 2023

Language: English

Future fuels and technology project to inform GHG strategy update

Source: International Maritime Organization - IMO

Date: March 3, 2023

Language: English

Pace of reform toward equal rights for women falls to 20-year low

Source: The World Bank

Date: March 2, 2023

Language: English


February 2023

Statistical yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2022

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Date: February 22, 2023

Language: Spanish 

How does the rise in international rates affect Panama and how can it defend itself against central banks ?

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: February 22, 2023

Language: Spanish

Dairy industry in Panama prepares to reach new international markets 

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: February 14, 2023

Language: Spanish

Agribusiness, construction and tourism could drive Central America's economy in 2023

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - 2023

Date: February 13, 2023

Language: English

International tax transparency and prevention of money laundering, amoung the topics discussed during the visit to Washington, D.C. 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: February 11, 2023

Language: Spanish

How small business owners feel about their business and the economy right now ?

Source: U,S, Chamber of Commerce

Date: February 8, 2023

Language: English

Vice-President Harris announces public-private partnership has generated more tha $4.2 billion in private sector commitments for North Central America

Source: White House

Date: February 6, 2023

Language: English

Members address development dimension of WTO reform agenda

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: February 3, 2023

Language: English

 


January 2023

Port activity closes 2022 with less containers movement

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: January 30, 2023

Language: Spanish

UNWTO and partners advance shared accesibility agenda for tourism

Source: UNWTO

Date: January 25, 2023

Language: English

Panama becomes a member of the Global Hub for Innovation in tourism

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: January 22, 2023

Language: Spanish

Davos 2023: The state of global trade and investment

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: January 21, 2023

Language: English

Panama seeks to strengthen safe trade and transportation strategies

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: January 14, 2023

Language: Spanish

The State of American Business Data Center

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 10, 2023

Language: English

Stock Markets brace for strong move as US inflation data looms

Source: Bloomberg

Date: January 10, 2023

Language: English

Panama leads regional economic growth 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: January 4, 2023

Language: Spanish

How economies and finantial systems can better gauge climate risks 

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: January 4, 2023

Language: English

When to expect the FED to raise rates again in 2023

Source: Forbes

Date: January 2, 2023

Language: English

 


December 2022

New SEM licenses will invest more than B/. 9.5 million

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: December 28, 2022

Language: Spanish

Services trade activity likely to weaken with slowing growth in major economies 

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: December 22, 2022

Language: English

Readout of Secretary's Raimondo meeting with Panama`s Minister of Commerce and Industry Federico Alfaro and Minister of Foreign Affairs Janaina Tewaney

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce

Date: December 22, 2022

Language: English

United States is world's top destination for foreign direct investment 

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: December 21, 2022

Language: English

What to expect for the economy in 2023

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: December 16, 2022

Language: English

Mission of the International Monetary Fund visits Panama

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finances - MEF

Date: December 5, 2022

Language: Spanish

 


November 2022

Updated synthesis of the Central America Strategy for Trade Facilitacion and Connectivity with emphasis on coordinated border management 

Source: Secretariat for Central America Economic Integration - SIECA

Date: November 22, 2022

Language: Spanish

Inter-institutional roadmap was designed to implement regional trade platforms

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: November 18, 2022

Language: Spanish

Exports from LAtin America and the Caribbean grow more than world trade despite slowdown 

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: November 10, 2022

Language: English

Accelerating regional and international trade is essential for the inclusive and sustainable development of Latin America 

Source: World Bank

Date: November 10, 2022

Language: English

Latin America and the Caribbean: The green transition can be an economic and social game changer, says new report

Source: Economic Commission for Latin American and the Caribbean - ECLAC 

Date: November 7, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal readies to accommodate peak season fluctuations

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: November 6, 2022

Language: English

 


October 2022

Currency depresiations risk intensifying food, energy crisis in developing economies

Source: World Bank

Date: October 26, 2022

Language: English

WTO issues new edition of Trade Profiles

Source: Workd Trade Organization - WTO

Date: October 26, 2022

Language: English

Investment in strategic sectors and international cooperation are key to the region's development in the current, critical situation

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Date: October 25, 2022

Language: English

 

How to make AI more ethical, transparent and useful for everyone

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: October 18, 2022

Language: English 

Panamanian exports growth remained from January to August 2022

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: October 13, 2022

Language: Spanish

Policymakers need steady hands as storm clouds gather over global economy

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: October 11, 2022

Language: English

This is the key for manufactures to withstands future shocks

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: October 11, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal celebrates start of 2022 - 2023 cruise season

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: Ocober 3, 2022

Language: English

 


 

September 2022

We can't stand still: Why America must lead on trade?

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: September 28, 2022

Language: English

Investment facilitation negociators reaffirm aim of concluding text-based talks this year

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: September 22, 2022

Language: English

US promotes investments and Latin America approaches' to supply chains and it is a great opportunity for Panama

Source: SNIP Noticias

Date: September 16, 2022

Language: Spanish

IDB: Latin America, the place to start a sustainability revolution

Source: EFE Agency

Date: September 14, 2022

Language: Spanish

Conservative growth forecast for 2022 will be 5%

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: September 14, 2022

Language: Spanish

How to close gender gaps and grow the global economy

Source: International Monetary Fund 

Date: September 8, 2022

Language: English

Recession Watch: Stock Market Rally 'Is Over' As Unemployment Starts Rising And Fears Intensify

Source: Forbes

Date: September 3, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal sustain its FY 2023 before the Cabinet

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: September 2, 2022

Language: Spanish

 


August 2022

USDA Announces $21.9 Million in Grants Awarded to Further Strengthen Meat and Poultry Supply Chains; Build New and Better Markets through Investments and Technical Assistance

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Date: Augist 31, 2022

Language: English

Goods barometer points to stagnating global trade growtrh

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: August 23, 2022

Language: English

Panama progresses in strengthening measures to tackle money laundering and terrorist financing 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: August 19, 2022

Language: Spanish

Public sector must play major role in catalyzing private climate finance

Source: International Monetary Fund

Date: August 18, 2022

Language: English

Standard & Poor's reaffirms Panama's investment grade at BBB

Source: America economía

Date: August 11, 2022

Language: Spanish

Red Hat and IDB collaborate to promote development in Latin America and the Caribbean

Source: International Development Bank - IDB

Date: August 10, 2022

Language: English

Outlook for transfer pricing in Latin America

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: August 8, 2022

Language: Spanish

New research center for the protection of water resources in Panama

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: August 4, 2022

Language: Spanish

ECLAC stressed the need to address assymetries that prevent Latin America and the Caribbean from making a green and fair transition 

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America - ECLAC

Date: August 3, 2022

Language: English

AI's role in modernizing intellectual property and bolstering national security

Source: U.S: Chamber of Commerce

Date: August 1, 2022

Language: English

 


July 2022

Bitcoin's price dips below $ 23,000, slowing its big rally. Here's how investors should react

Source: Time / Next Advisor

Date: July 22, 2022

Language: English

How business can help address non-recyclable plastic pollution

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: July 21, 2022

Language: English

Need of energy transition for carbon neutrality goal by 2050

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: July 18, 2022

Language: Spanish

Good performance of the export sector contributes to employment creation: MICI

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: July 15, 2022

Language: Spanish

IDB Lab's challenge to reduce gender bias and discrimination with artificial intelligence

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: July 7, 2022

Language: English

 

 

Central America: Seeking resilient growth and social cohesion in the aftermath of shocks

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: July 5, 2022

Language: english

Behind the scenes of the expansion:
Bolstering gender equality at the Panama Canal

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: July 1, 2022

Language: English

International trade makes economies resilient

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: July 1, 2022

Language: English

 


June 2022

Why inflation looks likely to stay above the pre-pandemic norm ?

Source: The Economist

Date:June 26, 2022

Language:English

Tocumen Terminal 2 began operations and this is what travelers should know 

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: June 22, 2022

Language: Spanish

Why the American innovation and choice on line act raises prices on consumers ?

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: June 21, 2022

Language: English

Panama raises its ratings approaching its exit from FATF gray list

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: June 17, 2022

Language: Spanish

In an activity scheduled over the MC12, members were urged to address the women entreprenuer's needs

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: June 12, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal is given support by the Inter-American Develoment Bank to strengthen management of the water basin

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: June 10, 2022

Language: Spanish

Half a dozen Panamanian products return to the international market in the first quarter of 2022

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: June 8, 2022

Language: English

Dollar dominance and the rise of nontraditional reserve currencies 

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: June 6, 2022

Language: English

 


May 2022

Shipping Costs and Inflation

Source: International Monetary Fund - Podcasts

Date: May 29, 2022

Language: English

World Bank aims to hone business environment for the digital age

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: May 25, 2022

Language: English

The Panama Canal collects further industry input on simplified tolls structure proposal at public hearing

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: Mayo 20, 2022

Language: English

 

 

Panama and Inter-American Development Bank drive digital transformation of public services

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: May 18, 2022

Language: English

Welcome to the parallel reality: the metaverse is already starting to attract companies

Source: 5Dias

Date: May 16, 2022

Language: Spanish

WAC Austin evaluates business opportunities in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: May 12, 2022

Language: Spanish

New ECLAC Magazine is available on line, with analysis on development an ilicit finantial flows to Latin America

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: May 10, 2022

Language: Spanish

IDB study shows paths for digitally transforming transportation in LAC

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: May 10, 2022

Language: Spanish

 


April 2022

Royal Caribbean bets on the reactivation of cruise tourism from Panama

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: May 2, 2022

Language: Spanish

Law that regulates cryptocurrencies in Panama remains in the hands of the Executive

Source: La Estrella de Panamá

Date: April 28, 2022

Language: Spanish

Tax Day 2022: 5 steps to a faster tax refund

Source: Forbes

Date: April 16, 2022

Language: English

Sysco expands operations in Panama

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: April 13, 2022

Language: Spanish

Global trade needs more supply diversity, not less

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF Blog

Date: April 12, 2022

Language: English

U.S. Chamber urges focus on easing regulations, reducing tariffs, and increasing domestic energy production to combat historic inflation

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: April 12, 2022

Language: English

Non-mineral exports grow 23% in the first 2 months of 2022 vs. 2021

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industres - MICI

Date: April 12, 2022

Language: Spanish

IDB report outlines steps for region to respond to Russian War in Ukraine, COVID

Source: International Development Bank - IDB

Date: April 8, 2022

Language: English

New WTO statistics dashboard provides graphical presentation of trade and tariff data

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: April 1, 2022

Language: English

The Panama Canal issues proposal for simplified toll structure 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: April 1, 2022

Language: English

 


March 2022

Economy in full recovery, reveals Report on the Tresury General Account 2021

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: March 28. 2022

Language: Spanish

IDB launches 2022 call for regional projects in Latin America and the Caribbean

Source: International Development Bank - IDB

Date; March 21, 2022

Language: English

Analysts reveal their stock picks to beat stagflation and outperform choppy markets 

Source: Forbes

Date: March 18, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal, a pillar of tourism in Panama

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ¨PCA

Date: March 11, 2022

Language: Spanish

IMF staff statement on the economic impact of war in Ukraine

Source: International Monetary Fund . IMF

Date: March 5, 2022

Language: English

WTO to host Global Supply Chains Forum to explore ways of easing disruptions to trade

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: March 4, 2022

Language: English

Free Zone regimen registers more than 1.5 million balboas in investments 

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: March 2, 2022

Language: Spanish

Spiraling inflation is small business' top concern according to new survey

Source: U.S. Chmaber of Commerce

Date: March 2, 2022

Language: English

 


February 2022

Panama has the tools needed to get back on the path of economic growth and social progress

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: February 21, 2022

Language: English

Panama Canal: One of the companies with best practices in human talent

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: February 17, 2022

Language: Spanish

DG Okonjo-Iweala: Climate related trade policies must focus on needs of most vulnerable

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: February 14, 2022

Language: English

Panama participates in dialogue on correspondent banking organized by the U.S.Treasury Department

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: February 11, 2022

Language: Spanish

The Digital Trade Revolution: How U.S. workers and companies can benefit from a Digital Trade Agreement

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: February 9, 2022

Language: English

Minister Martinez holds a positive meeting with multinational companies

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: February 2, 2022

Language: Spanish

 


January 2022

Fitch Ratings upgrades the country's outlook from negative to Stable and reasserting Panamá's investment grade at BBB

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: January 28, 2022

Language: Spanish

MICI and the US Department of State follow up on strategies to attract new investments 

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: January 21, 2022

Language: Spanish

More trust will power a stronger recovery in Latin America and Caribbean: IDB Report

Source: International Development Bank

Date: January 13, 2022

Language: English

Emerging economies must prepare for Fed Policy Tightening

Source: Internationa Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: January 13, 2022

Language: English

Panama makes a successful issuance of Global Bonds maturing in 2033 and 2063

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: January 11, 2022

Language: Spanish

How Congress can pass smart policies to move America foward

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 11, 2022

Language: English

MICI ends up 2021 with excellent results in trade matters

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: December 30, 2021

Language: Spanish

Mainframes in a digital world: Updating the platform

Source: Forbes

Date: December 28, 2021

Language: English

Merchandise trade volume declined in Q3 while trade values continued to rise 

Source: Word Trade Organization

Date: December 20, 2021

Language: English

Panama's Cabinet Council approves Panama Canal tolls structure for passenger ships

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: December 18, 2021

Language: English


December 2021

Panama receives the Pro-Tempore presidency of the Council of Ministers of Economic Integration

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: December 17, 2021

Language: Spanish

How COVID and Omicron are affecting travel this holiday season

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: December 16, 2021

Language: English

 

Small business owners are optimistic despite labor shortages and suply chain challenges ahead of the holidays

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commercer

Date: December 13, 2021

Language: English

Global crypto regulation should be comprehensive, consistent and coordinated

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: December 10, 2021

Language: English

Canal lake system reaches its maximun operational level

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: December 3, 2021

Language: Spanish

 

Panama updates its billing method

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: December 2, 2021

Language: Spanish

Negociations on services domestic regulation conclude sucessfully in Geneva

Source: Wrold Trade Organization 

Date: December 2, 2021

Language: English

Economics is USDA's helping science

Source: USDA

Date: December 1, 2021

Language: English

 


November 2021

Latin America's inflation challenge

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: November 16, 2021

Language: English

Bloomberg will hold the first Bloomberg New Economy Gateway Latam in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: November 16, 2021

Language: Spanish

World Trade Report 2021

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: November16, 2021

Language: English

Little Lions: America's Top 100 small-caps stocks for 2022

Source: Forbes

Date: November 12, 2021

Language: English

Caribbean countries stress strategies to support the post-pandemic recovery through greater solidarity and regional integration

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: November 5, 2021

Language: English

U.S. Chamber applauds passage of the bipartisan infrastructure bill, continues to oppose reconciliation

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: November 5, 2021

Language: English

Mood's assigned a Baa2 Outlook  Stable rating to Panama

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: November 1, 2021

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal closes Fiscal Year 2021 with record tonnage and plans for significant investments through 2030

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: November 1, 2021

Language: English 

 


October 2021

The market for non-fungible tokens is evolving

Source: The Economist

Date: October 24, 2021

Language: English

Coordinated global response key to MSMEs' post-pandemic economic recovery - DDG Zhang

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: October 22, 2021

Language: English

ECLAC presents the CEPALSTAT portal's new interface linking regional statistics and geospatial information on Latin American and the Caribbean

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: October 15, 2021

Language: English

Inter-American Development Bank and the Rockefeller Foundation announce energy partnership

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: October 12, 2021

Language: English

The new order of trade

Source: The Economist

Date: October 9, 2021

Language: English

When it comes to public finances, credibility is key

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: October 7, 2021

Language: English

APA interinstitutional coordination unit is formally installed

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: October 5, 2021

Language: Spanish

Chamber's position is clear: We support stand-alone enactmen of the bipartisan infrastructure bill and oppose the harmful reconciliation bill

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: October 4, 2021

Language: English

 


September 2021

Is the energy transition due to climate change business for Latin America ?

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: September 24, 2021

Language: Spanish

To safeguard global financial stability, boost the resilience of investment funds 

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: September 17, 2021

Language: English

Forbes advisor guide to Covid vaccine requirements for travel

Source: Forbes

Date: September 10, 2021

Language: English

Panamanian exports continue to register record figures

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: September 9, 2021

Language: Spanish

DDG Paugam: Trade policy must be mobilized for promoting a sustainable ocean economy

Source: World Trade Organization - WTO

Date: September 7, 2021

Language: English

Panama Canal publishes proposal to modify tolls structure for passanger ships

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: September 2, 2021

Language: English


August 2021

The power of diverse perspectives: Why we need more women in finance

Source: Forbes

Date: August 30, 2021

Language: English

BID and UNESCO launch new edition of the Artificial Intelligence Observatory

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - BID

Date: August 24, 2021

Language: Spanish

Merck pharmaceutical expands operations to Panama as regional headquarter 

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: August 23, 2021

Language: Spanish

The Panama Canal: 107 connecting the world

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: August 14, 2021

Language: Spanish

American biotechnology is booming

Source: The Economist

Date: August 14, 2021

Language: English

Coming together

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: August 10, 2021

Language: English

What the record high 10,1 million job openings means for the economic recovery

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: August 9, 2021

Language: English

United States, Netherlands and India, among the main destinations for non-mineral Panamanian exports

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Indsutries - MICI

Date: August 3, 2021

Language: Spanish

July 2021

Turnkey projects and public-private investments will be keys for the investment budget in 2022

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: July 30, 2021

Language: Spanish

Cryptoassets as national currency ? A step too far

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: July 28, 2021

Language: English

U.S. is the leading provider of the COVID-19 vaccines

Source: U.S. Embassy in Panama

Date: July 27, 2021

Language: Spanish

Digitalization drives the growth of the financial system

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: July 26, 2021

Language: Spanish

WTO issues new edition of World Tariff Profiles

Source: World Trade Organization

Date: July 14, 2021

Language: English

Authorities from the region posed the urgency of renewed cooperation with development in transition countries based on a multidimensional measurement of sustainable development

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and The Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: July 14, 2021

Language: English

Fiscal policies against climate change can help create 15 million jobs

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: July 12, 2021

Language: English

Panamanian exports grow 80%

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries

Date: July 8, 2021

Language: Spanish

Dell Technologies powers artificial intelligence

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: July 9, 2021

Language: Spanish

Data or Processes: Where to begin with intelligent automation

Source: Forbes

Date: July 9, 2021

Language: English

10 overlooked international investment facts 

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: July 6, 2021

Language: English

The transformation of the Panama Canal's service since the expansion

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: July 1, 2021

Language: English

 


June 2021

Alliance between ITSE and Microsoft will provide qualified labor for jobs generated  by special regimes 

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI -

Date: June 16, 2021

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal extends maximun length overall and increases draft for Neopamax locks

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: June 14, 2021

Language: English

New poll shows small businesses hopeful as pandemic recovery accelerates 

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: June 14, 2021

Language: English

Getting back to growth

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: June, 10, 2021

Language: English

Latin America trade recovers from pandemic impacts

Source: international Development Bank - IDB

Date: June 4, 2021

Language: English

World Economic Forum: Leaders must ensure globlal post-pandemic economy benefits all

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: June 2, 2021

Language: English

ECLAC ask for reconsidering the criteria to measure and classify development, and suspending the "graduations" of middle-income countries during the pandemic

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribean - ECLAC

Date: June 2, 2021

Language: English

Exports from free zones reached $ 89.5 million during 2020

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: June 1, 2021

Language: Spanish 

 


May 2021

Panama to strengthen MSMEs sustainability amid the pandemic with IDB support

Source: International Development Bank

Date: May 21, 2021

Language: English

5 trends that show the progress in ecommerce

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: May 17, 2021

Language: Spanish

5 Key variables that will impact our return to "Normal"

Source: Forbes

Date: May 11, 2021

Language: English

Panama Canal honored among the leading companies 2020

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: May 10, 2021

Language: Spanish

K-shaped recovery gives way to great resurgence

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: May 6, 2021

Language: Spanish

Bocas del Toro continues exporting skinless bananas to Miami

Source: Ministry of Agricultural Development

Date: May 5, 2021

Language: Spanish

US dollar share of global foreign exchange reserves drops to 25-year low

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: May 5, 2021

Language: English

Government promotes trust among businessmen, investors and entrepreneurs 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finanance - MEF

Date: May 3, 2021

Language: Spanish

 


April 2021

Understanding the rise in long-term rates

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: April 22, 2021

Language: English

To drive the economic reactivation and mitigate the pandemic's negative effects, it is essential that the region maintain expansionary fiscal policy

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: April 21, 2021

Language: English

Risk rating agency Moody's changes the outlook for Panama's banking center from negative to stable

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: April 16, 2021

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal provides additional time for implementation of transit reservation fees adjuntments 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: April 13, 2021

Language: English

 

America's boom has begun. Can it last ?

Source: The Economist

Date: April 10, 2021

Language: English

IDB Invest mobilizes financing to expand investments in Panama logistic infrastructure 

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: April 6, 2021

Language: English 

President sanctioned the Act to create the Atraction of Investment Authority

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: April 5, 2021

Language: Spanish

Nearly 400 bussinesses make rally for Recovery Commitment to help defeat pandemic

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: April 1, 2021

Language: English

 


March 2021

How digital transformation impacts the role of financial leader in organizations

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: March 28, 2021

Language: Spanish

 

Rising Treasury yields help preassure growth stocks; economic optimism benefits cyclicals 

Source: Forbes

Date: March 26, 2021

Language: English

 

Panama begins a progressive economic and commercial reactivation 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance

Date: March 22, 2021

Language: Spanish

Countries of Latin Amirca and Caribbean commit to implementing the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development and building forward better

Source: Economic Commission for Latin American an the Caribbean - ECLAC

Date: March 18, 2021

Language: English

One year later businesses lead the nation's recovery

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: March 11, 2021

Language: English

A new vision for the US climate agenda

Source: International Monitary Fund - Blog

Date: March 10, 2021

Language: English

IDB and IRENA accelerate a sustainable energy future in Latina America and the Caribbean

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: March 9, 2021

Language: English

Five new SEMs will invest $ 7.9 million in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: March 1, 2021

Language: Spanish

 


February 2021

Decree that regulates the special regime EMMA is enacted

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: February 24, 2021

Language: Spanish

Public and private money can coexist in the digital age

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: February 18, 2021

Language: English

CAF and OEI will work to promote and articulate innovation ecosystems in Latin America

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: February 18, 2021

Language: Spanish

IDB president, CEOs launch historic partnership for Latin America and Caribbean recovery

Source: International Development Bank 

Date: February 16, 2021

Language: English

What are Vacinne Passports and How would they work ?

Source: Bloomberg

Date: February 9, 2021

Language: English

An enduring mission and a vision for the future

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: February 9, 2021

Language: English

Panama mantains its investment grade from Fitch Ratings

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: February 4, 2021

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal sets LNG transit and tonnage record 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: February 3, 2021

Language: English

 


January 2021

Panama Canal helps save the planet more than 13 million tons fo C02 in 2020

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: January 27, 2021

Language: English

Financial perils in check for now, eyes turn to risk of market correction

Source: International Monetary Fund

Date: January 27, 2021

Langauge: English

 

Latin American and the Caribbean's foreign trade marks its worst performance since the Global Financial Crisis due to the pandemic 

Source: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Date: January 22, 2021

Language: English 

Panama issued global bonds

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: January 21, 2021

Language: Spanish

Why everyone is now an options trader ?

Source: The Economist

Date: January 16, 2021

Language: English

MICI promotes expansion opportunities for multinational companies in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: January 15, 2021

Language: Spanish

CABEI Social Bond framework obtains favorable second party opinion

Source: Bank for Economic Integration - CABEI

Date: January 15, 2021

Language: English

The state of american business: How to revitalize America's Global Leadrship ?

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 14, 2021

Language: English

 


December 2020

MIDAs Plant Health actions achieve markets for cucurbits in the USA

Source: Ministry of Agricultural Development - MIDA

Date: January 2, 2021

Language: Spanish

U.S. FDA Registration Renewal for the year 2020

Source: U.S. Food & Drug Administration Offices of Global Operations - Latin America

Language: Spanish

Mapping TradeTech: Trade in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: December 21, 2020

Language: English

Panama Canal supports the iniciative of the World Economic Forum and UNICEF to facilitate the transportation and distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: December 21, 2020

Language: Spanish

KFW, CAF pledged U$ 298 million for health and energy programs

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: December 18, 2020

Language: English

IDB approves credit for water, sanitation and energy reforms in Panama

Source: Forbes Central America

Date: December 17, 2020

Language: Spanish

Latin America and the Caribbean will have positive growth in 2021, but it will not be enough to recover pre-pandemic levels of economic activity

Source: ECLAC

Date: December 16, 2020

Labguage: English

IDB mobilizes U$ 1 billion for Covid-19 vacinne financing in Latin America and the Caribbean

Source: Inter-American Development Bank

Date: December 16, 2020

Language: English

Panama Canal agreed to deliver contributions to the National Treasury for B/. 1,824 million

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: December 15, 2020

Language: Spanish

How trade, inmigration and global supply chains will defeat the pandemic 

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: December 7, 2020

Language: English

Travel restrictions issued by states in response to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, 2020

Source: Ballotpedia

Date: December 5, 2020

Language: English

America's economy recovery no longer looks so strong

Source: The Economist

Date: December 5, 2020

Language: English

MICI and IDB develop project for institutional strengthening of the mining sector

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: December 3, 2020

Language. Spanish

How artificial intelligence coukd widen the gap between rich and poor nations

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: December 2, 2020

Language: English

 


November 2020

Under Secretary Keith Krach's travels to Central and South America to advance the clean network and strengthen cooperation on environment

Source: U.S. Embassy Panama

Date: November 16, 2020

Language: English

Six things Latin America and the Caribbean can do for a green, resilient and inclusive recovery

Source: The World Bank

Date: November 13, 2020

Language: English

Panama ratified the Multilateral Convention of the OECD and moves forward in compliance with international standards

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: November 12., 2020

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal issued amendment to tender for New Water Management System

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: November 9, 2020

Language: English

How economically demaging will new lockdowns be ?

Source: The Economist

Date: November 7, 2020

Language: English

Bridging the digital divide to scale up the Covid-19 recovery

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: November 5, 2020

Language: English

MICI highlights the impact of the application of new components to boost the economy

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: November 2, 2020

Language: Spanish

Citi launches 2025 Sustainability Progress Strategy

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: November 2, 2020

Language: English

 


Octuber 2020

The call for CAF's Financial Inclusion Lab is now open 

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: Octuber 5, 2020

Language: English

MEF budget prioritizes economic recovery

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: Octuber 6, 2020

Language: Spanish

EMMA Act raises positive expectations in news for the Panama Pacifico Special Economic Area

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: Octuber 6, 2020

Language: Spanish

The Panama Canal performance in fiscal year 2020 and pur vision for the future

Source: Panama Canal Authority

Date: Octuber 14, 2020

Language: Spanish

Culture and people will drive tech innovation and growth

Source: Forbes

Date: Octuber 19, 2020

Language: English

As the Cloud grows, so does the focus on its security

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: Octuber 19, 2020

Language: English

Moody's mantains Panama's investment grade rating 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: Octuber 21, 2020

Language: Spanish

Pandemic persistence clouds Latin America and Caribbean recovery 

Source: Internation Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: Octuberr 22, 2020

Language: English

 


September 2020

A Regional Headquarter Company (SEM) will generate 300 new jobs

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: September 7, 2020

Language: Spanish

How strong infrastructure governance can end waste in public investment 

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog 

Date: September 13, 2020

Language: English

Does economic growth boost stock prices ?

Source: The Economist

Date: September 24, 2020

Language: English

With momentum building, historic climate change progress is possible in 2020

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: September 24, 2020

Language: English

Multisectorial authorities and  experts analize the opportunities of digital transformation in Iberoamerica

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: September 28, 2020

Language: Spanish

Panamanian Congress aproves Panama Canal Fiscal Year 2021 budget

Source: Panama Canal Authority 

Date: September 28, 2020

Language: Spanish


August 2020

IDB, CAF, FONPLATA launch alliance for regional integration

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: August 3, 2020

Language: English

Panamanian bananas, fish, beef and sugar mantain good performance in their exports

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: August 7, 2020

Language: Spanish

Dollar dominance is a secure as American global leadership 

Source: The Economist

Date: August 8, 2020

Language: English

LNG Vessel completes 10,000th Neopanamax transit at the Panama Canal 

Source: Panama Canal Authority 

Date: August 11, 2020

Language: English

Payroll tax deferral: Income impact analysis

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: August 17, 2020

Language: English

Covid-19: Without help, low-income developing country risk a lost decade

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: August 28, 2020

Language: English

World Bank mission monitors Panama's financial disaster risk management 

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: August 31, 2020

Language: Spanish

Maritime sector: Key to rebuild our economy

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: August 31, 2020

Language: Spanish

 


July 2020

Gender, environment and social safeguards are good for bottom line, IDB studies show

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: July 10, 2020

Language: English

The EMMA Regime bill is submitted before the National Assembly

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: July 13, 2020

Language: Spanish

Panama moves towards in compliance with the exchange of Tax Information

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: July 13, 2020

Language: Spanish

How "Virtual Power Plants" will change the future of electricity

Source: Forbes

Date: July 22, 2020

Language: English

U.S. Innovators taking friendly fire in the pandemic fight

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: July 24, 2020

Language: English

Can you legally sell your product, technology or service to a foreign customer ?

Source: U.S. Commercial Service

Date: July 29, 2020

Language: English

Transparency makes Central Banks more effective and trusted

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: July 30, 2020

Language: English

The Panama Canal resumes seasonal measures to protect marine life and reduce emissions

Source: Panama Canal Authority 

Date: July 30, 2020

Language: English

 


June 2020

Courage under fire: Policy responses in emerging markest and developing economies to the Covid-19 pandemic

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: June 4, 2020

Language: English

Panamanian exports improve performance in the first quarter of 2020 and grow 11.7%

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: June 5, 2020

Language: Spanish

Online presence: Digital face of companies 

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: June 16, 2020

Language: Spanish

Crisis catalyzes demand for digital infrastructure

Source: Forbes

Date:June 17, 2020

Language: English

Panama receives IDB support to contain the sanitary crisis and its macroeconomic impact

Source: The Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: June 22, 2020

Language: English

CAF and OECD analyze the status of digital governments

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: June 24, 2020

Language: Spanish

Financial regulators modify Volcker rule

Source: Federal Reserve

Date: June 25, 2020

Language: English

The expanded canal celebrate four years consolidating the route's competitiveness

Source: Panama Canal Authority 

Date: June 25, 2020

Language: Spanish

 


May 2020

Opportunities for Latin America before Covid 19

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: May 6, 2020

Language: Spanish

How the Fourth Industrial Revolution can help us beat Covid-19

Source: World Economic Forum

Date: May 7, 2020

Language: English

Economic recovery includes creation of new productive capacities and jobs

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: May 13, 2020

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal secures steady draft, operational reliability following water measures

Source: Panama Canal Authority

Date: May 13, 2020

Language: English

Dampening the impact of global financial shocks on emerging market economies 

Source: International Monery Fund - Blog

Date: May 19, 2020

Language: English

 

Safeguarding the U.S. supply of medicines and medical products

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: May 19, 2020

Language: English

 

 

Should the FED cut rates below zero ?

Source: The Economist

Date: May 23, 2020

Language: English

Panama will implement local and international strategies for economic recovery

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: May 31, 2020

Language: Spanish

 

 


April 2020

Panama works with Multinational companies to guarantee stability and competitiveness of the SEM regime

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: April 1, 2020

Language: Spanish

Moody's maintains Baa1 rating with stable outlook for Panama

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: April 15, 2020

Language: Spanish

Economic policy in Latin America and the Caribbean in the time of Covid-19

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: April 16, 2020

Language: English 

The case for emerging-market stocks

Source: The Economist

Date: April 18, 2020

Language: English

Sizing the effects of the Covid-19 to think about the reopening

Source: Economic Comission for Latin America and the Caribbean - ECLAC 

Date: April 2020

Language: Spanish

How to protect your organization from Coronavirus cybersecurity threats

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: April 23, 2020

Language: English

10 ways to prepare for a post-coronavirus recession 

Source: Forbes

Date: April 27, 2020

Language: English

Panama Canal implements temporary relief measures for customers amid economic uncertainty

Source: Panama Canal Authority -ACP

Date: April 29, 2020

Language: English

March 2020

Data: A force for good

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: March 15, 2020

Language: English

Policy action for a healthy global economy

Source: International Monitary Found - Blog

Date: March 17, 2020

Language: English

JBIC of Japan grants CAF a new loan for USD 200 million for green projects in Latin America

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: March 23, 2020

Language: English

IDB manages funds for the economic recovery of Panama

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: March 24, 2020

Language: Spanish

Panama Canal adopts measures to guarantee sustained operations amid Covid-19

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: March 25, 2020

Language: English

Panama places U$ 2.5 billion in the international market amid the coronavirus crisis

Source: La Prensa

Date: March 27, 2020

Language: Spanish

 


February 2020

IMF mantains the trust in Panama's economic growth

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: February 4, 2020

Language: Spanish

 

Why American Business needs the WTO

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: February 6, 2020

Laguage: English

Ministry of Commerce will promotes policies to strengthen the country's competitiveness, industries ans exports

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries - MICI

Date: February 13, 2020

Laguage: Spanish

Companies start using devices with "mixed reality"

Source: Financiero Latam

Date: February 18, 2020

Language: Spanish

Finding solid footing for the global economy

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: February 19, 2020

Language: English

The EIA's 2020 energy outlook predicts rising US LNG exports

Source: Forbes

Date: February 27, 2020

Language: English

CAF submits the initial results of the study to turn the country into a digital hub

Source: Development Bank of Latinamerica - CAF

Date: February 28, 2020

Language: Spanish

Panama, among the best countries to invest in 2020

Source: La Prensa

Date: February 29, 2020

Language: Spanish


January 2020

State of american business: Uncertain but hopeful

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 13, 2020

Language : English

Panama Canal to adopt measures to ensure water available & route's realiability 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - PCA

Date: January 13, 2020

Language: English

IDB launches public consultations for new Enviromental and Social Policy Framework

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: January 14, 2020

Language: English

Panamanian exports increased 23% from July to November 2019

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industries of Panama - MICI

Date: January 20, 2020

Language: Spanish

A call for vigilence after a strong year for risky assets

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: January 28, 2020

Language: English

Investments for more than B/. 5,000 million guarantee economic growth of 4% in 2020

Source: Ministry of Economy - MEF

Date: January 29, 2020

Language: Spanish

 


December 2019

Government and digital infraestructure for Panamanian development and regional integration

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: December 2, 2019

Language: Spanish

What businesses can learn from the arts

Source: The Economist

Date: December 12, 2019

Language: English

New data on world debt: A dive into country numbers

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF Blog

Date: December 17, 2019

Language: English

Panamanian export sector hopes to close 2019 with 5% growth

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: December 18, 2019

Language: Spanish

Panama celebrates 20 years of the Canal transfer with flag raising

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: December 31, 2019

Language: Spanish

   

November 2019

Review of Martime Transport 2019

Source: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development - UNCTAD

Date: November 2019

Language: English

The Innovation Summit for Inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean Has Finished

Source: Inter-American Development Bank - IDB

Date: November 4, 2019

Language: Spanish

Three new multinational companies will have their regional headquarters in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry of Panama - MICI

Date: November 8, 2019

Language: Spanish

 

Panama succesfully places US$ 1.3 billion y capital markets

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: November 20.2019

Language: Spanish

 

The Freelance Revolution is Here: Is Your Organization Ready ?

Source: Forbes

Date: November 21, 2019

Language: English 

Panama Improves Its Performance in Sostainable Financial Policy

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: November 28, 2019

Language: Spanish


October 2019

New types of investment in Panama

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: October 3, 2019

Language: Spanish

America's notorious tax-compliance law faces another challenge

Source: The Economist

Date: October 3, 2019

Language: English

Panama Canal closes 2019 fiscal year with record tonnage

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: October 9, 2019

Language: English

The World Economy: synchronidez slowdown, precarious outlook

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF Blog

Date: October 15, 2019

Language: English 

Panama's largest gas plant is ready to supply Central America

Source: EFE

Date: October 18, 2019

Language: Spanish

Government, industry leaders convene at Talent Forward to discuss expanding, strengthening U.S. workforce

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: October 25, 2019

Language: English

 


September 2019

Panama Canal signs agreement with Port of Rotterdam 

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: September 9, 2019

Language: English

Connectivity is one of the strengths for Panama's economy

Source: Capital Financiero 

Date: September 10, 2019

Language: Spanish

Panama plans future bonds issues in the United States

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance -MEF

Date: September 18, 2019

Language: Spanish

Five trends for business: Global challengues, Global solutions

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: September 20, 2019

Language: English

Efforts are take to attract investments and cooperation programs

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: September 24, 2019

Language: Spanish

From stablecoins to central bank digital currencies

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: September 26, 2019

Language: English

 

Panama will develop first collaboration center for excellence in medical rehabilitation

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: September 26, 2019

Language: Spanish

 

 


August 2019

The FED cuts rates for the first time in over a decade

Source: The Economist

Date: August 1, 2019

Language: English

New Headquarter Offices are established in Panama

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry - MICI

Date: August 13, 2019

Language: Spanish

Fitch Rattings afirms Panama Canal's "A" rating with a stable outlook

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: August 16, 2019

Language: English

New York and New Jersey ports improve connectivity due to the Panama Canal expansion

Source: Capital Financiero 

Date: August 21, 2019

Language: Spanish

 

Taming the currency hype

Source: International Monitary Fund - Blog

Date: August 21, 2019

Language: English

Why tariffs on imports have been bad for exports

Source: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: August 23, 2019

Language: English

 


July 2019

Panama places $ 2,000 million in bonds in international markets in record time

Source: La Estrella de Panamá

Date: July 17, 2019

Language: Spanish

International Monitary Fund mission visits Panama

Source: Ministry of Economy and Finance - MEF

Date: July 18, 2019

Language: Spanish

Study analizes challenges faced by Central America at it seeks sustainable development

Source: Interamerican Development Bank - IDB

Date: July 19, 2019

Language: English

Accounting records regulation for offshore companies

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: July 21, 2019

Language: Spanish

What the music industry reveals about the economy

Source: The Economist

Date: July 22, 2019

Language: Englsih

Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean: A stalling recovery

Source: International Monetary Fund - Blog

Date: July 29, 2019

Language: English

 


June 2019

How to help, not hinder global growth

Source: International Monetary Fund 

Date: June 5, 2019

Language: English

The key to keepeing our economy strong

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: June 10, 2019

Language: English

The market believes the FED will cut rates by September. Should it ?

Source: The Economist

Date: Junio 13, 2019

Language: English

Copa Airlines awarded as "The best airline in Central America and the Caribbean"

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: June 18, 2019

Language: Spanish

FDI in Panama grew 18.2% in the first quarter 2019

Source: EFE / El Dinero

Date: June 20, 2019

Language: Spanish

Bosting work training in Panama

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: June 20, 2019

Language: English

The Canal, ports, energy and financial intermediation are consolidated as the engines of the economy

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: June 24, 2019

Language: Spanish

Three years of the expanded canal

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: June 26, 2019

Language: English

 

 


May 2019

CAF launches III International Call for proposals on impact assetment for #Better Management 

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: May 2, 2019

Language: English

US Economic Outlook for 2019 and beyond

Source: The Balance

Date: May 15, 2019

Language: English

Nearly 1,400 indigenous entrepreneurs in Panama to boost revenue with support form IDB

Source: International Development Bank - IDB

Date: May 20, 2019

Language: English

Improved sosteinability iniciatives inches de Panama Canal closer to a carbon neutral future

Source: Panama Canal Authority

Date: May 20, 2019

Language: English

Logistc Hub, between economic goals and the safety factor

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: Mayo 21, 2019

Language: Spanish

Bog tech and the trade war

Source: The Economist

Date: May 23, 2019

Language: English

A path forward for american infrastructure

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce 

Date: May 23, 2019

Language: English

Scaling up the range of vessels that can transit through the expanded canal is analyzed

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: May 27, 2019

Language: Spanish


April 2019

Let's not stress about the U.S. recession

Source: Bloomberg

Date: April 1, 2019

Language: English

 

IDB highlights strengths of Central America in the face of external economic challenges

Source: International Development Bank

Date: April 3, 2019

Language: English

MEF issues U$ 1,000 million through the Stock Exchange

Source: La Prensa

Date: April 11, 2019

Language: Spanish 

How not to weaken central bank's indepedence

Soure: The Economist

Date: April 13, 2019

Language: English

Sales mission to Panama yields more than U$ 7 million in expected sales revenue

Source: Tampa Bay Newspapers

Date: April 22, 2019

Language: English

Financing for sustainlability development: Tackling big challenges

Source: International Monitary Fund

Date: April 23, 2019

Language: English

Banking is adapting itself to the "Fintech" revolution 

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: April 23, 2019

Language: Spanish

ETESA makes bond issue for U$ 500 million

Source: La Prensa

Date: April 25, 2019

Language: Spanish

 

March 2019

Grow of Panama will be higher than 5% in 2019

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: March 11, 2019

Language: Spanish

CAF doubles its investment for better integration infrastructure projects in Latin America

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: March 12, 2019

Language; Spanish

Panama left the lists and reaches out the highest investment degree

Source: La Estrella de Panamá

Date: March 15, 2019

Language: Spanish

Expanded Canal conmemorates 1,000 days in operation

Source: Panama Canal Authority

Date: March 21, 2019

Language: English

Unlocking the digital potential of rural America

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: March 25, 2019

Language: English

The challenge of moderate commodity prices in Latin America

Source: International Monitary Found - Diálogo a Fondo -

Date: March 25, 2019

Language. English

 


February 2019

Inverting conventional wisdom on the yield curve

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: February 1, 2019

Language: English

Panama will host the new Liberty Latin America operations center

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: February 4, 2019

Language: Spanish

Minister of Commerce and Industry reaffirms alliance with exporters to have a greater presence in international markets

Source: Minister of Commerce and Industry - MICI -

Date: February 5, 2019

Language: Spanish

CAF and MEF sign a contract that will strengthen the English teaching in public schools

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: February 6, 2019

Language: Spanish

Stocks start week of trade talks on muted mode: markets wrap

Source: Bloomberg

Date: Febrero 10, 2019

Language: English

IMF staff concludes visit to Panama

Source: IMF

Date: Febrero 14, 2019

Language: English

Panama Canal Board of Directors appoints new Canal Administrator and Deputy Administrator

Source: Panama Canal Authority

Date. February 15, 2019

Language: English

Countdwon to the huge copper mine in Panama starts exporting

Source: Panama Today

Date: February 19, 2019

Language: English

 

 

 


January 2019

These are the big risks for emerging markets in 2019

Source: Bloomberg

Date: January 2, 2019

Language: English

 

Good government whish list for 2019

Source: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: January 7, 2019

Language: English

Where the money moves in 2019 ?

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: January 15, 2019

Language: Spanish

Building defenses against the next economic downturn

Source: International Monetary Fund - IMF Blog

Date: January 17, 2019

Language: English

Panama achieves positive evaluation

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: January 17, 2019

Language: Spanish

The steam has gone out of globalisation

Source: The Economist

Date: January 24, 2019

Language: English

The challenge of maintaining and attacting more investment

Source: Martes Financiero

Date: January 29, 2019

Language: Spanish

 

Latin American & Caribbean will need 23 million health and education professionals by 20140

Source: Interamerican Development Bank . IDB

Date: January 29, 2019

Language: English

 

 


December 2018

Emergent markets fortunes do not just depend on the US dollar

Source: El Capital Financiero

Date: December 3, 2018

Language: Spanish

Panama bilingual with better basic services to improve its productivity

Source: Development Bank of Latin America - CAF

Date: December 4, 2018

Language: Spanish

Global growth cools, leaving scars of '08 unhealed

Source: The New York Times

Date: December 5, 2018

Language: English

Economic gains from gender inclusion: Even greater than you thought

Source: International Monetary Fund

Date: December 2018

Language: English

Next steps for Northamerican Trade

Source: US Chamber of Commerce

Date: December 10, 2018

Language: English

CABEI grantes UU$ 450 million loan to improve road infrastructure in Panama

Source: Central American Bank for Economic Integration - CABEI

Date: December 10, 2018

Language: English

 

From politics to policies: A guide to Latin American markets in 2019

Source: Bloomberg

Date: December 11, 2018

Language: English

Panama Canal plans a logistics cluster

Source: La Prensa

Date: December 16, 2018

Language: Spanish

Panama Pacifico is awarded as the best Free Trade Zone of the Americas

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: December 19, 2018

Language: Spanish

19 years of achievements leaded by panamanian hands

Source: Panama Canal Authority - ACP

Date: December 31, 2018

Language: Spanish

 


 

November 2018

The obsession of technological giants is collecting data to create targeted advertising

Source: Capital Financiero

Date: November 4, 2018

Language: Spanish

The two-gap workforce challenge

Source: US Chamber of Commerce

Date: November 5, 2018

Language: English

Fintech activity in Latin America spreads to 18 countries

Source: Interamerican Development Bank

Date: November 7, 2018

Language: English

Getting connected

Source: The Business Year

Date: November 2018

Language. English

The IMF has opened the way for central banks to issue cryptocurrencies

Source: Crónica Business

Date: November 14, 2018

Language: Spanish

The "Productivity Pact" is the key to boosting sustainable growth in Latin America

Source: Development Bank of Latin America

Date: November 2018

Language: English