SERVICIOSENPANAMA.COM Lic. Oliver Laprea Estudios de Maestría (UP) “Desarrollo del Sector Marítimo de Panamá” Énfasis: Empresas Navieras
Panama has benefited over time from its geographical position, from the discovery of the South Sea by Vasco Nuñez de Balboa in 1513 to the completion of the Canal Expansion by the middle of 2015. History has shown that major transit movement directly contributes to the Panamanian economy and that Panama is a natural, strategic point for setting [...]
Panama has established the basis for effective cooperation in maritime and logistics matters with Cuba under the Partial Agreement that was extended on November 7, 2014, during the celebration of version 32 of the International Fair of Havana (FIHAV 2014).
The Partial Scope Agreement was signed on March 16, 2009, between the then first vice president and chancellor of Panama, Samuel Lewis Navarro, and the Vice President of the Council of Ministers of Cuba, Ricardo [...]
Travelers can now enjoy two days aboard a ship in the Bocas Del Toro islands, an internationally renowned destination with tropical architecture, music and authentic gastronomy.
The ship Ferry Xpress reached Isla Colón on its first voyage on Saturday, October 25.
This began the sightseeing cruises from the Port of Colón 2000.
This new tourism product is providing services of a cruise ship to the islands. The trip from the city of Colón lasts 12 [...]
Another Panama goal:
Efrem Zimbalist, CEO of Show Management, the company organizing the Panama International Boat Show of May 2015, has stated that “the target markets of the show are customers in Panama, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela.
“We have designed the show towards these countries to attract and invite new participants.
“The show will be held at the Flamenco Marina, which currently has 250 permanent customers, a fact that has prompted a series [...]
Representatives from more than 14 member countries of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), met in Panama to finalize the future inclusion of Panama as a full member of the Technical Committee on Ships and organization (ISO / TC 8 Ships and marine technology), among other topics.
The Technical Committee is led by Roland James Robertson Garcia, special assistant to the president of the Committee, Charles H. Piersall and Engineer Aníbal José Ortega O’Neill, manager [...]