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Bars, canteens and discos will be able to sell their products through home delivery from Saturday
The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, announced that from the coming weekend onwards the discos, bars and canteens will be able to offer their products for sale but only through home delivery.
New batch of 87,550 doses of COVID-19 vaccine will arrive in Panama at 2:00 am this Wednesday
A new batch with a total of 87,550 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech, will arrive in Panama early this Wednesday, the authorities of the Ministry of Health (Minsa) announced.
Sucre: at the end of the weekend quarantine, checkpoints and operations on beaches will be increased
The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, announced this Saturday, February 27, that when the total quarantine is lifted, the checkpoints between the provinces and the inter-institutional operations on the country's beaches will be m...
VIP vaccination: the privileges of belonging to the ruling PRD
Lists provided by politicians, the use of community boards to mobilize people, and schools that were not in the plan put the transparency of the vaccination process to shake to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in the country.
Regional Director of Health of Veraguas relieved from office due to irregularities in vaccination
The Minister of Health of Panama, Luis Francisco Sucre announced at the conference on Tuesday, February 23, that he was relieving the Regional Director of Health of Veraguas, Ovidio Mendoza, after the irregularities reported in the vacci...
Total weekend quarantine is lifted March 6
As of March 6, 2021, the total quarantine will be lifted nationwide on weekends, announced the Ministry of Health.
Gyms, beauty salons, massage shops and spas can reopen from Monday, February 22
The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, announced that starting next Monday, February 22, the reopening of gyms, beauty salons, massage shops, spas, marinas and sport fishing in the provinces of Panama and West Panama will be allowed.
DHL flight carrying second batch of vaccines will arrive in Panama at 12:30 am
The Presidency of the Republic of Panama reported that the flight that carries the second batch of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccines will arrive at Tocumen International Airport at 12:30 am on Wednesday, February 17.
Second batch of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in Panama Tuesday midnight
The Chancellor of the Republic of Panama Erika Mouynes reported that the second batch of vaccines against COVID-19 will arrive in the country this Tuesday, February 16.
Minsa and Russian Investment Fund hold negotiations on the supply of Sputnik V vaccine
The Embassy of Russia in Panama announced this Saturday that the Ministry of Health (Minsa) and the Russian Fund for Direct Investment are holding negotiations regarding the supply of the Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19.
A lawsuit fights decrees that "superpower" Minister Luis Francisco Sucre
A lawsuit was presented before the Third Administrative Court of the Supreme Court of Justice, which seeks the nullity of articles 4 and 8 of Executive Decree 71 of February 5, which imposes sanitary measures in the province of Panama an...
More than $ 1.4 billion has been earmarked for the pandemic
To date, $ 1.4 billion has been allocated for the management of the Covid-19 pandemic in Panama. Of that total, $ 969.5 million has already been disbursed, while there is $ 435.8 million to pay.
Ministers detail allocation of resources to attend pandemic and management of vaccines against covid-19
The heads of the Ministry of Health (Minsa), Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF), and Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MIRE), appeared this Monday before the Plenary of the National Assembly.
Ministers Sucre, Mouynes and Alexander appear before the Assembly
The ministers Erika Mouynes, of Foreign Relations, Luis Francisco Sucre, of Health, and Héctor Alexander, of Economy and Finance, entered the plenary session of the National Assembly at around 2:45 pm on Monday, February 8, to respond th...
Minister Sucre reveals that Panama has requested more than 8 million vaccines
The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, detailed this Sunday, February 7, that Panama has requested a total of 8,513,000 vaccines against Covid-19 from pharmaceutical companies and Russia.
Panama requests 3 million doses of Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 from Russia
The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, sent a note this Wednesday, February 3 to Kirill Dmitriev , CEO of the Russian Fund for Direct Investment, to express Panama's interest in acquiring 3 million Sputnik V vaccine, to vaccinate ...
This is what can be done from February 8 after the easing of restrictions
The Ministry of Health of Panama ( Minsa ) announced this Tuesday some of the flexibilities that from February 8 will replace the restrictions that the authorities implemented to mitigate the contagion of COVID-19 in provinces such as Pa...
Covax Mechanism confirms that Panama will receive 216,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine
The Covax Mechanism confirmed that Panama will receive in the first quarter of this year some 216,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca.
Government announces reopening of restaurants as of February 8
The National Government announced this Tuesday that restaurants will be able to reopen their doors for in-dining starting next Monday, February 8, 2021.
Minsa allows access to beaches and rivers in Panama, West Panama and Herrera from February 8
The Minister of Health of Panama Luis Francisco Sucre reported that access to the beaches, rivers and spas of the provinces of Panama, Panama Oeste and Herrera will be allowed as of February 8, under certain restrictions.
As of Monday the purchase restriction by gender is lifted in Panama and West Panama
As of next Monday, February 8, 2021, the purchase restriction measure by gender will be lifted in commercial establishments in the provinces of Panama and West Panama.
Ministers' appearance to respond on vaccines and management of the pandemic rescheduled
The president of the National Assembly, Deputy Marcos Castillero, revealed that the appearance of the Ministers of Health, Economy and Finance and Foreign Relations was rescheduled for next Monday, February 8, to respond on the vaccines ...
Minsa evaluates to advance the reopening date of the restaurants
The Minister of Health of Panama (Minsa), Luis Francisco Sucre, reported that the possibility of advancing the date of reopening of restaurants in the country is being evaluated, before the date established in the gradual and asymmetric ...
Sucre requested to postpone his appearance before the Assembly for February 4
The Minister of Health of Panama, Luis Francisco Sucre referred to the summons before the National Assembly to answer questions on vaccination coverage against COVID-19, number of deaths and evolution of the virus, among other points.
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