Center promotes knowledge of Standards and Technology to boost economic development

Oficinas de GS1 en Panamá.

From code identification to complete traceability processes are topics explained at a Knowledge Center which has opened in Panama City so that the public can understand the benefits of the GS1 System and the technological advances it offers for logistics and economic development of the country.

This specialized center, an effort of GS1 Panama, similar to GS1 in various countries where it has a presence, has become a potential contributor for the training of thousands […]

Simulators gaining ground in Central America

Simuladores para todo propósito.

The Panama Canal simulators used to train pilots and tug operators has allowed the development of personnel in required skills

They are useful for ports and shipping, construction or even in handling weapons. Training simulators now seek to gain ground in Central America, Panama and Honduras where they are using this technology to train their workers.

The President of E Tech Simulation (ETS) a company based in the US and Canada and with a presence […]

Singapore helps training in Panama logistics sector

Entre las ventajas de la ampliación del Canal será la generación de nuevos empleos

By Marijulia Pujol Lloyd

The logistics sector is very important for Panama’s economy. However, several leaders in this industry have said repeatedly that there is a lack of qualified bilingual personnel that could occupy the posts that are going to be created once the expanded Panama Canal starts operations in 2016.

In order to solve this problem, the Panamanian Association of Cargo Agents (APAC), together with the Logistic Cargo Training Center, the Logistic Business Council […]

Dominican Republic to teach English to workers

Los trabajadores portuarios deben ser bilingües

To attract foreign investors

The Dominican Republic is investing in the training of its human resources in technical areas and in the English language in order to attract investors to the island.

The Senior Commercial Manager of DP World Caucedo, Hector Tamburini, highlighted the geographical position of the Dominican Republic, which is located close to large consumer markets and the country’s investment in a technology park technical college specializing in training technical vocations and the […]