Friday 22nd May 2020.
May 22, 2020
Panama registered in the last 24 hours 139 cases of COVID-19 reaching a total of 10,116 accumulated cases, confirmed the Ministry of Health (Minsa).
According to the epidemiological report of the Minsa, 4 deaths were registered, bringing the number to 291 deaths from the virus in the country.The battered financial situation of the Social Security Fund (CSS) Disability, Old Age and Death (IVM) program has its officials in a race against time on several fronts
The Panamanian Association of Translators and Interpreters called on the Government to respond to their requests as they are also being affected by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic .
The new president of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama (Cciap), Jean Pierre Leignadier, asked for “transparency and accountability open to citizen scrutiny”, during the inauguration ceremony attended by the President of the Republic, Laurentino Cortizo .
The National Customs Authority advised this Thursday, the seven points of the binational agreement reached between the Government of Panama and Costa Rica that will allow the transit of Panamanian carriers through Costa Rican territory.
The Panamanian Chamber of Construction (Capac) asked the contracting entities of the State complete the process of reviewing the accounts pending payment and formalize the delivery of works, to make it possible to collect the amounts withheld.
The Panama Fire Department reported that a boat caught fire on Thursday afternoon in the vicinity of the Amador sector.