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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.

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 by...

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.

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.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.