March 17th, 2012:

Panama ready to become full member of Pacific Alliance

Ricardo Martinell, presidente de la República de Panamá.

“Panama is ready” to become a full member in the Pacific Alliance, said President Ricardo Martinelli on March 5.

The Pacific Alliance is a trade bloc that includes Chile, Peru, Colombia and Mexico, and in which the Isthmus is an observer.

“I ask the Presidents to get our parliaments to ratify the trade agreements that have yet to be completed and, thus, become full members of the Pacific Alliance,” said Martinelli during his speech at [...]

UMIP–Senacyt hold first University Logistics Congress

Students of the Master of Science in International Transportation and Logistics of the UMIP-SENACY, promoting the congress.

The Panama International Maritime University (UMIP) in conjunction with the National Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation will hold the First Congress on Transportation and Logistics from March 27 to 30 in the auditorium of the UMIP.

The aim is to transfer knowledge in the field and bring together all members of the community to analyze development of these sectors in the economy.

The main objective of the conference is to encourage students, teachers and [...]