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2012-07-21 23:02:10

On July 12, 2012, the Host Country Agreement for the Water Center of the Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean (CATHALAC) was signed between that Center and the Government of Panama. Panama City, Republic of Panama (PRWEB) July 20, 2012 The Water Center for the Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean (CATHALAC) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Panama have signed the Center´s host country agreement. The instrument was duly signed at...

2011-07-27 11:17:00

Research Highlights Strong Economic Growth, Increasing Economic Diversity, Stable Macroeconomic Environment WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Standard & Poor's has announced it is revising its outlook for Panama's sovereign rating from stable to positive and that this improved outlook "reflects the likelihood of an upgrade if the better-than-expected performance of Panama's economy continues over the next year or two." This announcement follows a June announcement...

2010-12-16 12:16:00

"Panama: Where the World Meets" Ads Tout Investment Grade Rating in WSJ, Online Launch WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Republic of Panama is launching a new advertising campaign designed to highlight the country as an attractive investment destination for U.S. investors by contrasting continued instability in international markets with Panama's stable, growing and highly competitive economy. The first phase of the "Panama: Where The World Meets" campaign is...

2006-08-24 19:52:51

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Eighteen nations are preparing for a weeklong series of maneuvers off Panama's coast designed to safeguard the country's famous canal from terror attacks, a U.S. military chief said on Thursday. "All nations of the Western Hemisphere have a vested interest in safeguarding this vital waterway," said Cmdr. Bruce Erickson of the U.S. Southern Command in Panama City on the eve of the official start to "Panamax 2006," an annual event sponsored by the United States...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.