Polish priest will promote WYD in the United States

Father Sylvester Kwiatkowski from the St. John Baptist Catholic Church, in Sacramento California, United States, recently came to Panama to see how the World Youth Day (WYD) is being organized in the country. The priest has a congregation of 4,000 families, with around 10,000 parishioners. Father Kwiatkowski came to the country to familiarize himself with


Letter to the Editor September 17

We have lived in Potrerillos and Boquete for 9 years. We do much of the shopping for our home and finca, in David, where the downtown merchants are driving their customers away. It is the same in Boquete. By 8:00 a.m. it is impossible to find parking because all the spaces are used by store

Tours & Places

Canal relaunches its exhibition at the Explora Museum

Canal relaunches its exhibition at the Explora Museum, The Panama Canal recently relaunched its Hydrographic Basin exhibition, which forms part of the permanent displays of the Explora Museum, the first interactive science and art center in Panama, which promotes the importance of preserving the hydric resources among young people. The exhibit is located in the

Rep of Panama

HM Gisselle Ow Young will welcome visitors at the malls.

Panama Black Weekend increases hotel occupation

Around 21 hotels near the city’s shopping hub will have 70% occupation for the Panama Black Weekend, in a month considered difficult for the Panamanian tourism, were the results of a survey carried by the Panama Tourism Authority Statistics Department, said the administrator of that institution, Gustavo Him. According to Him, after a year of


Work on a new cruise ship terminal begins

WORK ON A NEW CRUISE SHIP TERMINAL BEGINS, The construction of the first cruise ship terminal in the Pacific area of the country began on the third week of October and it is expected to be finished in 24 months, according to sources of the Panama Maritime Authority, the government entity responsible for the project.


Opera at the Miraflores Locks

The Metropolitan Opera of New York is famous around the world, because it always has the best singers, scenery and musicians who bring to life the great operas such as “Norma” and “Tosca”. If you cannot go to the Big Apple, you can see your favorite work at the Miraflores Visitor Center Theater. The screenings