Vukelja: “An important added value for the maritime and logistics industry.”
In announcing the 5th Panama Bunkering Forum 2014, to be held next month, the president of the Organizing Committee, Nicholas Vukelja Duque said the event focuses on improving the country’s competitiveness in this activity. He said this event “constitutes an important added value to the maritime and logistics sector in Panama.”
Like previous versions, the 5th Panama Bunkering Forum is organized by the Bunkering [...]
At the Hazardous Cargo Forum held on September 10, 2014, it was concluded that Panama should be at the highest level in training and updating of the issues related to the transport of dangerous goods in all their forms.
The Forum brought together the public and private sectors, academia and business related groups to discuss tasks such as the transport of dangerous goods by air, sea and road.
Being a strategic transport point, Panama’s handling [...]
The XVIII Conference of Free Zones of the Americas will be held in Panama attracting more than 300 visitors from countries in the region on November 12, 13 and 14, 2014 at the Megapolis Convention Center of the Hard Rock Hotel in Panama City.
The conference’s main objective is to promote trade as well as economic and cultural relations between the various free zones, as well as offering a continuous learning process to ensure [...]
On October 1 the Panama Canal commemorated the 35th anniversary of the entry into force of the Torrijos-Carter Treaties, which heralded the disappearance of the civil government of the Canal Zone.
As of October 1, 1979, the dismantling began of the foreign military presence in the country and the progressive involvement of Panamanians in the operation and administration of the Canal.
During the following 20 years there was a transfer and transition process that ended [...]
As part of the celebration of “Pilots’ Day” on August 18, Captain Alvaro Moreno, a member of the board of the Panama Canal Pilots’ Association (APCP) and Vice President of the International Maritime Pilots’ Association (IMPA), was invited to speak in Chile at the International Seminar for Pilots of Ports and Channels. The event was coordinated by the Department of Maritime Territory and Merchant Marine of Chile (DIRECTEMAR) and held in Valparaiso, Chile, on August [...]
SMM 2014 in Hamburg, Germany, is the leading international maritime trade fair of 2014
PROSHIP, based at the Panama Canal, is carrying out all kinds of marine repairs 24/7 with guaranteed quality and timing.
As a result of several strategic representation alliances made by PROSHIP last year, the company is developing marketing strategies penetrating demanding markets, such as that of shipowners and ship managers in the German market,