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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...


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.