Thursday 22nd June 2017. You, me and the music.
June 22, 2017
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After a busy couple of weeks it’s nice to just sit back chat and play some great music for three hours! You, me and the music.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]The News:
The continuation of the hearing of charges against the former president of the Republic Ricardo Martinelli, for the alleged commission of the crime of abuse of authority by granting 353 pardons days before the end of his presidential term, was suspended yesterday morning at the request of tax magistrate Abel Zamorano.
On his second day on a tour of Washington, United States, Panama’s President Juan Carlos Varela met with US Treasury Secretary Steve Munchin to discuss ‘the government’s mediation process that has been able to safeguard the operations and jobs of companies listed by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)’ under his jurisdiction.
José Domingo Arias, the presidential candidate of the Democratic Change Party (CD) in the general elections of 2014, appeared yesterday before the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office, for the investigation regarding the supposed donation that Odebrecht made to his campaign.
Classes in Panama Este, Colón and Panama Oeste were suspended yesterday by the Ministry of Education (Meduca), due to bad weather.
High profile executives from banking institutions, government entities, businesses and technology companies were educated with regard to the benefits that citizens will receive from the new smart cedula.
The French tradition of World Music Day will take place until June 24 in Panama, with social events and a great day of concerts, organized by the Alliance Française of Panama and the Mayor of Panama, and supported by the Tocando Madera Foundation.