AMP candidate becomes Maritime Queen 2015

Candidatas participantes: Astrid Torres Victoria - Panama Marítime Lawyers, Lennette Gonzalez - Maersk Line/Sealand, Itzy Iracema Rosario Agrazal - ATL, Yaleoxki Yazmarlin Avila - Autoridad Marítima de Panamá, Yureisy Yureny De Gracia - Bless Agency Marine, S.A.

The Maritime Queen 2015 competition was a great success, and was won by Yaleoxky Yazmarlin Avila, candidate of the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP). The event was held on March 19 at the “Salsa” Salon of Crown Casino, at the Hotel El Panama, Candidates were accompanied by a cheerful murga as they were presented to the audience were: Itzy Iracema Rosario Agrazal – ATL; Yaleoxki Yazmarlin Avila – Autoridad Marítima de Panamá; Yureisy Yureny De Gracia [...]

Panama Maritime XII gathers global industry leaders

Panama will become the maritime capital of the world from April 12 to 15, 2015, when the Panama Maritime XII Conference and Exhibition is held, organized by the Panama Chamber of Shipping (CMP), the Panamanian Maritime Law Association (APADEMAR) the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP).

It will take place at the Megapolis Convention Center in Panama City.

The event, which has attracted extraordinary interest in the maritime industry prior to [...]

Maritime Queen 2015

Reinado Marítimo 2015

An event of solidarity and fellowship that serves to unite the maritime community is being held by the Panama Chamber of Shipping. All are invited to the official presentation of the candidates for Maritime Queen 2015 this Thursday, March 19 at the Crown Panama – Hotel El Panama at 6 p.m. Come and support your cluster.


Threat to Panama of a Nicaraguan Canal to be discussed

Panama Maritime Conference and Exhibition, an international event, to be held in Panama from April 12 to 15, organized by the Panama Chamber of Shipping and the Panamanian Maritime Law Association, is to discuss the impact a future canal in Nicaragua could have on the competitiveness of the Panama Canal.

It will have the participation of the three largest terminal operators in the world, Huchison Port Holdings, PSA of Singapore and APM Terminals, that will [...]

Experts hold forum to find solutions to labor disputes

Participantes del Foro Internacional sobre Métodos Alternos de Solución de conflictos aparecen en un receso junto al coordinador del evento, Orlando Allard, y el presidente de la Cámara Marítima de Panamá, Juan Carlos Croston

New Maritime Arbitration School

Reliability is a key component for any company that provides maritime transport services, especially when operating under the scheme of a set itinerary, which is that of the vast majority. And stoppages and strikes that are the product of labor disputes are the worst enemy of this reliability. As an example of the damage caused to a trade route are the recent strikes in the ports on the West Coast of [...]

CMP promotes development of maritime culture in youth

La rectora de la UMIP, Fernanda Billard (centro) con Ernesto Cordovez, Director de la Escuela de Transporte Marítimo de la UMIP (izquierda) y el director de Extensión, Roberto Aparicio (derecha)

The Panama Chamber of Shipping (CMP) organized the Seminar “Maritime Update 2015” aimed at teachers of maritime education in technical colleges, with the effective participation of the Ministry of Education (MEDUCA), the National Institute of Professional Training for Human Development (INADEH) and the Panama International Maritime University (UMIP).

The event was held from January 19 to 23, 2015, and included lectures, workshops and visits to maritime installations.

Organized by the Education Commission of the CMP, [...]

MIT’s traditional Christmas party

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On December 3, the Manzanillo International Terminal (MIT) held its traditional Christmas party for its clients in the Sheraton Hotel under the theme, “A Night in the Wild West, MIT Style.” The evening was full of surprises for the attendees, including a mechanical bull and a Wild West dance contest.

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