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Panamapundit
Inventor, developer, father and workaholic, according to my wife!
Interests: riding my harley, writing, boating, playing golf with my boys and spending romantic times with my wonderful wife thalia. she is gods perfect gift for me. my goal is to spread freedom through providing opportunity, http://primapanama.blogs.com/_panama_residential_devel/who-is-sam-taliaferro.html
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A vast area was uncovered, suitable for logistical development on the west side of the Cocoli Locks. The expansion of the Panama Canal came with significant prizes. When ordering the surrounding land of the mega-project, after placing the dredged material... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
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If Lufthansa made the decision to fly to Panama directly - there must be a GOOD reason. Panama has become the "Hub of The Americas" - Its the fastest growing economy in Central America. More brings more - lets see... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
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Panama received in 2015 the sum of $ 5.038 million in foreign direct investment, an increase of 16.9% compared to 2014, according to the Comptroller General of the Republic. Most of the investment corresponds to what is known as reinvested... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
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On average, each tourist spends $ 590. Last year 7.1 Million people visited Panama Of this amount, 2.3 million are tourists, hikers (200,000) and cruise ship passengers (55,000). Additionally, within the 7.1 million people who came to Panama last year,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
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The country achieved a perfect score (100 points) on the lines of profit, discounts, and resident visa. Panama regained the top spot in the International Index of the best places to retire, since Panama had lost last year against its... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
1. Panama 2. Ecuador 3. Mexico 4. Costa Rica 5. Malaysia 6. Colombia 7. Thailand 8. Nicaragua 9. Spain 10. Portugal Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Panama Investor Blog
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The Budget Committee of the National Assembly is scheduled to discuss the proposed state spending plan today. The proposed 2016 spending plan is $20.1 billion. Commission Chairman Jorge Alberto Rosas said the executive submitted the plan last week with changes... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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From Kenya to Bangladesh via Djibouti and Egypt, 2015 has been a year of grandiose development announcements for Canadian solar developer SkyPower, and the company is not quite done just yet. This week SkyPower CEO and president Kerry Adler met... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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It is estimated that the Panama Canal will lose about $450 million in expected revenue due to delays in the opening of the expansion. The project was supposed to be finished in October 2014, but the new opening date is... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Panama continues to be on the radar of major airlines. In the first months of 2016, Emirates Airline and the German carrier Lufthansa will begin service to Panama. Talks are also being held between transportation officials and the Israeli airline... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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President Juan Carlos Varela Monday witnessed the beginning of the $500 million urban renewal project in Colón. The work is being done by the consortium Nuevo Colón, comprised of the Panamanian firm Cusa and the Brazilian firm Odebrecht. It was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Its geographical position, located in the center of the American Continent, with access by land, sea and air, with a tropical climate throughout the year, a varied tourism offer, white sand beaches, and coral reefs, in addition to the numerous... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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The potential of the maritime and logistics industry contributes 33.5 % to the gross domestic product ( GDP) , three times more than 15 years ago, when the Panama Canal had not reverted to Panamanian administration . The maritime industry... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
Great things are coming for Panama and Cuba An agreement for scientific and technical cooperation in agriculture was signed between the governments of Cuba and Panama, two weeks after Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela paid an official visit to Cuba,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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he port of Corozal will be the first green port in Latin America, which means that its operation will “consider not only social and economic aspects, but also the environment,” Consequently, the activities will cause minimal impact, while measures will... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
The Maritime Authority of Panama (AMP) has ruled that the real estate projects Ocean Front and Sea Point in Paitilla are being constructed legally. This was the conclusion of a technical report submitted on Sept. 14 to the Panama City... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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The Middle East's biggest airline will soon be operating the world's longest commercial flight. Emirates announced plans Thursday to begin daily round-trip flights between its Dubai hub and Panama City, its first destination in Central America. It says the 17-hour,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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As Panama deals with increases in crime rates, forged gun permits, and rising gang activity, the government is set to lift the ban on firearm imports, in an effort to promote personal safety. Public Safety Minister Rodolfo Aguilera said the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Minister of Economy and Finance, Dulcidio De la Guardia , presented yesterday at the National Assembly a bill to coin to 37.2 million of Dollars , of which more than half (16 million) will correspond to currencies of Balboa ,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Minister of Economy and Finance official Iván Zarak said today that $5 billion will be invested in the country's energy sector through 2017. He made that comment at a meeting of officials from Central America and the Caribbean. He said... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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The Department of the Metro has completed its review and signed the contract for the construction of line 2 of the Metro with a consortium led by Norberto Odebrecht of Brazil and Spain's FCC Construction. The contract will be now... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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The exchange of oil or natural gas for the millions of dollars that Venezuela has not paid Panamanian companies being "among the options" to resolve the issue, said today the Panamanian Vice President and Foreign Minister Isabel De Saint Malo... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Air Panama has their operations base in Albrook Terminal. A interconnection road will be built between Albrook and the 4th Bridge of the Panama Canal Authorities plan to move operations of Airport Marcos A. Gelabert to the former USA military... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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Most Impact Project includes: The 4th Bridge over The Panama Canal Will be built approximately 500 meters from the current Bridge of the Americas and will connect Albrook and the corredor Norte and will have the capacity to hold the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog
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World's top 10 — percent thriving 1. Panama — 53 2. Costa Rica — 47.6 3. Puerto Rico — 45.8 4. Switzerland — 39.4 5. Belize — 38.9 6. Chile — 38.7 7. Denmark — 37 8. Guatemala — 36.3... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2015 at Panama Investor Blog