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Association of Caribbean States dedicated to development of Greater Caribbean

PANAMA CITY, Panama – “There is a new dynamism and new perspectives of growth and development which plays a very important role in the international arena and they promote the way in which decisio

More international carriets expected to fly to Panama

Tame airline of Ecuador will make its first commercial flight to Panama on December 1 and Condor of Germany has planned mid November to fly to Tocumen International Airport.

Starwood Hotels introduces new all-inclusive resort in Panama

White Plains, NY - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and Sunstar Hotel & Development, S.A.

Copa Airlines launches nonstop Toronto-Panama City service

Panamanian carrier Copa Airlines has begun four-times-a-week non-stop Toronto-Panama City service, and the company’s CFO is holding out the prospect of an expanded presence in Canadian skies.

First Westin hotel opening in Panama

PLAYA BONITA, REPUBLIC OF PANAMÁ – The Westin Playa Bonita Panamá, the first Westin in the burgeoning destination, is set to be unveiled in October 2011.

HRG reports on business travel consolidation in Latin America

Companies are consolidating their business travel in Latin America as corporate traffic to the region increases exponentially, according to Hogg Robinson Group (HRG), the world class corporate travel

Captain Morgan’s cannons recovered in Panama

PANAMA CITY, Panama - In the shallow waters surrounding Lajas Reef at the mouth of the Chagres River in Panama, a team of archaeologists has recovered cannons from the site where infamous privateer Ca

Panama eco-luxury resort opens vacation homes sales to the public

CHICAGO - Amble Resorts announces the public sales launch of the residences in their eco-luxury Panama real estate development, The Resort at Isla Palenque.

Panama launches campaign to attract US investors

WASHINGTON - Today the Republic of Panama is launching a new advertising campaign designed to highlight the country as an attractive investment destination for U.S.

Copa Airlines signs leases for 10 new 737-800 aircraft

PANAMA CITY - Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, S.A., today announced that it has signed lease agreement for ten Boeing 737-800 airplanes, five for delivery in 2011 and five during 2012.

Panama seen as an oasis in dry economic times

CHICAGO - Panama is enjoying the strongest growth in Central America, and will lead all of Latin America through 2015, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Starwood to open first two Westin Hotels in Panama

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Extending its reach in Latin America, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

Unrest strands Costa Rican tourists In Panama

Violent confrontations between Panama's banana workers and police in Changuinola, Bocas del Toro, on the Caribbean coast, that so far has left two confirmed dead, and stranded tourists who are not abl

Copa Airlines looking for growth, adds routes, increases flight frequencies

Panama's Copa Airlines is looking for growth by adding new destinations and increased flight frequencies on existing routes rather than through a cross border merger, its chief executive said.

Copa Airlines expects to see double-digit growth in the number of...

PANAMA CITY - Panama-based airline Copa Holding SA expects to see double-digit growth in the number of passengers this year as the carrier adds airplanes and flight frequencies with Latin American eco

Canoe man case gives unlikely boost to Panama’s tourism

He defrauded his insurers and betrayed his family, but John Darwin, the “canoe man” fraudster, has bequeathed the tourism industry in Panama a surprise boost.

Copa Airlines orders two more Boeing 737-800s

Boeing and Copa Airlines, Panama's flagship air carrier, announced an order for two more Next-Generation 737-800s, bringing to 15 the number of 737-800s the airline has ordered this year.

Bocas del Toro opens tourist information center, announces new tourism portal

The Bocas Sustainable Tourism Alliance (BSTA) has officially opened its new Tourist Information Center and launched an innovative web portal for the destination.

Backpackers blaze a trail for mainstream tourism to Panama

The most adventurous souls are drawn to the wild and unspoiled lush wilderness of Panama's Gulf of Chiriqui, and destinations such as Coiba National Marine Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and Parq

American, Russian tourists wounded in Panama resort town

PANAMA CITY — Panamanian police say they have arrested two teenage boys for allegedly wounding an American and a Russian tourist in a botched robbery attempt.

Tourism is one of Panama’s newest “fads”

It’s early Saturday evening and flights at Tocumen International Airport unload tourists into the roped-off maze of immigration, a hallway of refugee-like disorder and commotion.

Oaseas Resorts welcomes “wounded soldiers” to a weekend beach retreat at...

Oaseas Resorts is welcoming warriors to the beach during “Warriors Beach Retreat,” a weekend for wounded soldiers being held on September 17-20.

Tourism in Panama is booming

In the short span of the past six years, Panama's tourism arrivals have more than doubled, while tourism-based revenue has more than tripled, according to the Panama Tourism Authority.

Summer’s a scorcher, but you don’t have to get burned

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New luxury boutique hotel being developed in Panama

Amble Resorts, an innovative resort development firm for travelers who seek culturally authentic, ecologically sustainable, and luxurious vacation experiences, announces their plans to develop a progr

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA “Aerolíneas Argentinas” got second B737 Next Generation

Tourism this week in Latin America

ARGENTINA Lufthansa increases frequencies between Buenos Aires-Frankfurt

Copa Airlines announces expansion plans

PANAMA CITY (August 6, 2008) - Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings SA, today announced the addition of five new destinations on the American continent and the acquisition of aircraft as part of