The news Thursday 28th May 2020.

May 28, 2020

The number of people infected with coronavirus in Panama rose to 11,728 and the deceased total 315, according to the Ministry of Health (Minsa) reported on Wednesday, May 27 .According to the Minsa, there are 281 new cases of Covid-19 reported in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, the number of patients recovered amounted to 7,379.

As the country prepares for the opening of the second block of economic activities and the Health authorities emphasize the importance of reinforcing prevention measures, in the past four days more than 250 cases of Covid-19 have been reported daily.

The Minister of Education, Maruja Gorday de Villalobos, presented before the Education Commission of the National Assembly, the strategic plan for coping with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic .

Users and workers of the Colon Free Zone (ZLC) highlighted the importance of reopening economic activities in the free zone to alleviate damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and the low commercial movement registered so far this year, noted the Association of Users of the Colon Free Zone (AUZLC) in a statement.

The Authority for Consumer Protection and Defense of Competition (Acodeco) strengthens the imposition of sanctions on businesses that fail to comply with the price control measure on 11 hygiene and personal hygiene products.

Through executive decree 298, published this Wednesday, May 27 in the Official Gazette, the Government extended until July 17 the term to present the sworn statement of income for the 2019 fiscal period.

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