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US delegation heading to Panama next week to discuss migration
US Department of State says regional officials will attend two-day conference on ‘safe, orderly, and humane migration’.
Minister of Climate Change and Environment tours Panama Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai
Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and the Environment, toured the Panama Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, themed ‘An introduction to the endless opportunities in Panama’.
OAS - Panama sign MoU on humanitarian hub
The Organization of American States (OAS) and the government of Panama, on Tuesday, signed a memorandum of understanding to facilitate the flow of humanitarian aid in cases of natural disasters and humanitarian crises, through the Region...
Panama and US authorities address security, migration and other issues
"The High Level Security Dialogue reaffirms our mutual commitment in support of the democratic system, transparency and the protection of Human Rights," said the US Embassy in Panama.
Panamanian and US authorities will hold high-level security dialogue this Thursday
The high-level security dialogue seeks to monitor security and human rights programs.
President Biden nominated Mari Carmen Aponte as US Ambassador to Panama
The Foreign Minister of Panama, Erika Mouynes welcomes the nomination and believes that this appointment will strengthen relations between the two nations.
Panama warns of looming Haitian migrant wave, tens of thousands on the way
According to Panama Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes, recent rush of Haitian migrants is only the beginning
US lowers Panama travel alert to level 3
On July 13, the United States had issued its citizens a level 4 alert not to travel to Panama, due to covid-19.
Cciap urges joint work between Panama and the countries of the region on migrants
Businessmen were concerned about the reports of violence that migrants have experienced on their way to the United States and Canada.
Panama will ask for help with migration issues in the UN General Assembly
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Erika Mouynes, affirmed that her Panama has not received "a penny in international cooperation" to face the problem.
President Cortizo will travel to the US for the UN Assembly and meeting with investors
According to the Government, Cortizo's trip is made in order to "attract investment, reactivate Panama's economy and generate jobs."
CELAC Summit: Foreign Minister of Panama proposes common agenda focused on three issues
Panamanian Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes made a call to work together on issues such as irregular migration, climate change and gender equality.
European Union endorses digital certificate of vaccination against coronavirus in Panama
The digital certificate of vaccination against COVID-19 of Panama may be used in the 27 member states of the European Union
AstraZeneca fulfills contract with Panama after delivery of 163,200 new doses
According to the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) Panama has received a total of 1,212,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Panama will receive 163,200 anticovid vaccines from AstraZeneca this weekend
With this, AstraZeneca fulfills the delivery to Panama of one million contracted doses.
Haiti receives 15 tons of humanitarian aid sent by Panama
Panama sent humanitarian aid in cooperation with the Government of Chile for the victims of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake.
Former Police member sentenced to 10 years in prison for migrant smuggling
Panama and Colombia have registered irregular migrant smuggling. Thousands of people try to cross the dangerous Darien jungle to reach the United States.
10 American countries agree to joint actions against irregular migration
Authorities from nine other countries participated in the meeting on irregular migration, convened by the Foreign Minister of Panama.
The Foreign Ministry receives a request for the arrest for extradition purposes of the Martinelli Linares brothers
In Panama, the Martinelli Linares brothers are charged with alleged money laundering in the Blue Apple case.
Colombia and Panama will establish quota for the daily transit of migrants
With this new agreement, Panama and Colombia will make a joint presentation of the irregular migration route in which both are transit countries.
After meeting in Darien, authorities of Colombia and Panama agree to safe transfer of migrants
The authorities will specify on Monday, August 9, how this transit will be carried out and the controls to prevent human trafficking in the border area.
Stewart Tuttle: US dialogues with Panama and rest of the region on irregular migratory flows
The United States supports Panama with training, equipment, and information exchange to deal with irregular migratory flows, Stewart Tuttle said.
Foreign Ministers of Panama and Colombia will meet this Friday to evaluate the passage of migrants
The meeting will also be attended by the Minister of Security of Panama, Juan Pino and the Minister of Defense of Colombia, reported the Panamanian Foreign Ministry.
Panamanian authorities address the situation of irregular migrants on the border with Colombia
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama summoned her counterparts from the countries of the region to a high-level meeting to discuss solutions to this issue.
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