Friday 14th August 2020.

August 14, 2020

Covid-19, from Monday retail opens for collection, sales must be online.

Wednesday 12th August 2020.

August 12, 2020

RT number coming down. Beauty saloon and other openings.

Tuesday 11th August 2020.

August 11, 2020

Covid-19 update, court rejects appeal, report on passenger figures.

Monday 10th August 2020.

August 10, 2020

Covid figures don’t improve. lives lost and property destroyed due to rains. Panamanian Cyclist in Milan San-Remo race.

Friday 7th August 2020.

August 7, 2020

Covid-19 update, Colon murders third charged, no specialty says the US.

Wednesday 5th August 2020.

August 5, 2020

Main Covid-19 report. Second person arrested for Colon massacre. BNP $1 billion bond issue.

Tuesday 4th August 2020.

August 4, 2020

Covid-19 update, Mayor sanctioned for breaking quarantine, Martinelli fighting court cases.

Monday 3rd August 2020.

August 3, 2020

Today’s news dominated by Covid-19 as case numbers fail to improve.

Friday 31st July 2020.

July 31, 2020

Guatemalan attorney general wades in on Parlacen. Finance and Panama’s ratings.

Wednesday 29th July 2020.

July 29, 2020

Covid-19 weekly full report, Parlacen decried on impunity. Uber now takes Clave.

Tuesday 28th July 2020.

July 28, 2020

Covid-19 update. Panama bench at Parlacen will not swear in Martinelli sons. Credicorp gets good ratings

Monday 27th July 2020.

July 27, 2020

Covid testing reaches 4000 per day goal, Matinelli family saga continues, will covid threaten the coffee harvest.

Friday 24th July 2020.

July 24, 2020

Famously referred to as a Den of Thieves by Ricardo Martinelli. Sons want to be sworn in to PARLACEN.

Wednesday 22nd July 2020.

July 22, 2020

Weekly full Covid-19 report. Martinelli Brothers FBI extends extradition cause.

21st July 2020.

July 21, 2020

Covid-19, Colon murders, and banks generate deposits.

Monday 20th July 2020.

July 20, 2020

Covid-19 Report. Suspect apprehended in the murder of 7 youth’s in Colon. Ministry of Health at last looks into Hospital Hotels sanitary contract.

Friday 17th July 2020.

July 17, 2020

President decrees Friday 17th a Day of Reflection in light of 1000 deaths from Covid-19

Wednesday 15th July 2020.

July 15, 2020

Back to full weekend lock down, as Ministry unable to control the contagion.

Tuesday 14th July 2020.

July 14, 2020

Covid-19 1540 new cases, Martinelli saga continues with 60 day incapacity & the 2020 games gets their mascot.

Monday 13th July 2020.

July 13, 2020

Covid-19 records broken daily. Martinelli sons case in Guatemala &600 Trucks used to move containers after bridge damage.

Friday 10th July 2020.

July 10, 2020

No relief from Covid-19 as cases near 1000 again. Kenia Porcell sequestered by Martinelli.

Thursday 9th July 2020.

July 9, 2020

Coronavirus no respite, Martinelli sons pending court appearance and Santa Librada muted celebrations

Wednesday 8th July 2020.

July 8, 2020

Epidemiologist Lourdes Moreno in isolation. Martinelli Brothers held in jail.

Tuesday 7th July 2020.

July 7, 2020

Ex presidents two sons detained in Guatemala. Covid cases continue to rise.

Monday 6th July 2020.

July 6, 2020

Corprensa, court orders sequestration on behalf of Ex President.

Friday 3rd July 2020.

July 3, 2020

Two ex Presidents attend the prosecutors office. Highest deaths in one day due to Covid-19

News Thursday 2nd July 2020.

July 2, 2020

The President of the Republic address the assembly on his first year in office.

The News Wednesday 1st July 2020.

July 1, 2020

Covid-19 report and economic preparations for the “New Normal”.

The News Tuesday 30th June 2020.

June 30, 2020

Covid-19 cases reach new high! Two Ex Presidents under the spotlight.

Monday 29th June 2020.

June 29, 2020

1028 new cases of Covid-19 in a day, a record. Moratoriums with the banks and utility companies – restructure.

Friday 26th June 2020.

June 26, 2020

New Covid-19 cases in one day 1007. Health advisory council and judicial cases.

Thursday 25th June 2020.

June 25, 2020

Francisco Sucre replaces Rosario Turner as Minister of Health.

Wednesday 24th June 2020.

June 24, 2020

Ship collides with rail bridge in the Canal. 15 more die from Covid-19.

Tuesday 23rd une 2020.

June 23, 2020

Panama’s stock market down due to corona-virus. 20 more deaths.

Monday 22nd June 2020.

June 22, 2020

Covid-19 update. PRD and Jimmy’s restaurant fined after protests.

Friday 19th June 2020.

June 19, 2020

Convalescent transfusions for Covid-19. Judiciary goes back to work.

Thursday 18th June 2020.

June 18, 2020

13 more deaths and 635 new cases. DOT in the US fines COPA half a million.

Wednesday 17th June 2020.

June 17, 2020

Coronavirus update. IATA warns on Latin American airline future.

Tuesday 16th June 2020.

June 16, 2020

Covid crisis continues. Endangered species rescued.

Monday 15th June 2020.

June 15, 2020

627 new cases of Covid-19. CSS ads new ICU beds.

Friday 12th June 2020.

June 12, 2020

First patients for modular hospital. President increases bonus to $100. Legal challenge of unconstitutionality.

News Thursday 11th June 2020.

June 11, 2020

Covid cases increase! and comptroller does not sign off Solidario Hospital.

News Wednesday 10th June 2020.

June 10, 2020

Cars turned away at Sanitary check points _ DGI suspends time limits.

Tuesday 9th June 2020

June 9, 2020

Justice set back until later in the month due to Lock-down. New Covid cases still too high.

Monday 8th June 2020

June 8, 2020

Panama goes back to full lock-down an Beauty salons told to get ready to open.

Friday 4th June 2020.

June 5, 2020

Gorgas Institute on testing and weekend movement restrictions.

News 4th June 2020

June 4, 2020

New Covid-19 Cases double and Solidario hospital under the magnifying glass.

News 3rd June 2020.

June 3, 2020

President Cortizo looking at cabinet changes. Mask wearing compulsory by law.

News 2nd June 2020

June 2, 2020

After the first day of phase 2 & flying will not be the same for some time.

The news Monday 1st June 2020.

June 1, 2020

Covid-19 cases rising as we enter into next phase of “New Normal”

The news Friday 29th May 2020.

May 29, 2020

Tribunal Electoral extends validity of ID to 15 years. Lock-down eases Monday.

The news Thursday 28th May 2020.

May 28, 2020

Five day run of high contagion, Acodeco checks on sanitary prices.

The news Wednesday 27th May 2020.

May 27, 2020

Lock down eases and hydroxychloroquine  removed as treatment for Covid-19

The news Tuesday 26th May 2020.

May 26, 2020

Covid case numbers still going up. Courts way behind in cases.

Monday 25th May 2020.

May 25, 2020

Frustration on new normal opening and counterfeit money bust.

Friday 22nd May 2020.

May 22, 2020

Covid-19 update, truckers stuck at the border with Costa RIca get a means of passage.

Thursday 21st May 2020.

May 21, 2020

CSS under pressure. Airlines in for a hard time.

Wednesday 20th May 2020.

May 20, 2020

Trucks stuck at Panama/Costa Rica border.

The news from the Republic of Panama Monday 18th May 2020.

May 18, 2020

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May 14, 2020

Panama has the strictest lock-down in the Americas, more fatalities and Airlines wait to restart operations

The news from the Republic of Panama 14th May 2020

May 14, 2020

Our daily look at some of the things relevant to us here in the Republic of Panama.