May 3, 2013
New York Times
Panama City Rising
By: Tim Neville
Traffic into Panama City was flowing for once, so Miguel Fábrega had only a moment to point out the crumbling ruins in the distance. They were the remains of a 16th-century New Spanish settlement that the British privateer Sir Henry Morgan eventually sacked in 1671 .
April 24, 2013
World Economic Forum Comes To Lima
By Peter Tase
As he inaugurated the 8th World Economic Forum on Latin America the president of Peru, Ollanta Humala, advocated the regional economic growth while respecting social inclusion. He was joined by the Presidents of Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto and Panamá, Ricardo Martinelli.
Welcome to MeetPanama.com.pa, I am Ricardo Martinelli.
Panama has a rich and storied past as one of the world’s greatest intersections of commerce and trade. As a nation, we are among the most diverse in the world - a melting pot of cultures and traditions from all parts of the world. As a people, we are proud of our country and work hard for a better life for our families, our neighbors, and our country.
Panama is also a great place to do business. Our dollar economy, our infrastructure, our simplified tax structure and of course our location make us a great and attractive place for new investments and global economic development.
That is why we have created this website, to reach out to you and to the world and tell Panama’s dynamic story of economic opportunity. As you visit our site, please look for the vital information you need to begin building a strong and lasting relationship with Panama.
Panama’s vibrant economy awaits you. Meet Panama today and let us build a bright future together. Thank you.