Gender-based restrictions start again today in Panama, with men and women allowed out shopping on alternate days. Panama is also extending its Christmas and New… Read More »Gender-Based Restrictions in Panama Retail Stores Begin Today for the Holidays
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The estimated percentage of Panama economy generated by the Panama Canal.
Number of islands in Panama throughout the Caribbean Sea, and Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
Percentage of protected land in Panama.
Panama Stories, Information, and Opinion
Panama authorities announce a new lockdown and other restrictions over the upcoming holiday period. These new restrictions are not as severe as they were earlier… Read More »Brand New Panama Lockdown Announced Over Christmas and New Years
As COVID cases increase in Panama and Belize, talk is turning back to lockdowns again. It’s a bad week for the two countries at either… Read More »Are Panama and Belize on the Brink of New Lockdowns?
Panama’s tourist police talk about their work this year during the COVID pandemic, which shut the country down and restricted travel. During lockdown, the Panama… Read More »Panama Tourist Police Rescued 6,000 Tourists Stranded in the COVID Lockdown
As Panama gears up towards its Mes de Patria, Tocumen Airport expects an increase in travelers during the holiday period. November is a busy month… Read More »Tocumen Airport, Panama Looks Forward to a Lively Mes de Patria
As Tocumen Airport reopens, Panama becomes the final country to open up in Central America. Panama welcomed international arrivals for the first time since March,… Read More »Tocumen Airport in Panama Reopens to International Travelers
This is the last weekend where a Central American country is still closed. But all that changes on Monday when Panama reopens at last. Here’s… Read More »Our Top Ten Images of Panama in 2020 as it Prepares to Reopen
Panama announces new protocols for entering the country once international flights start up again on October 12. In a move guaranteed to stress out citizens,… Read More »Panama Entry Protocols Announced for its October 12 Tourism Reopen
After one of the strictest lockdowns in the world, Panama seems to be turning a corner at last, with the COVID-19 R-rate dropping below 1.0.… Read More »Could Panama be Turning a Corner with COVID-19 at Last?
Three analysts deliver their verdict on Panama President Laurentino Cortizo’s first year in office, amid deepening crisis. As the government of President Laurentino Cortizo prepares… Read More »Corruption and COVID: Panama President Nito Cortizo’s First Year in Charge