- Paradise in the Med
Malta has tried to shake off claims it is the "Panama of the EU" - but the EU is worried about its tax system.
BBC News. Thu, 25 May 2017 21:54:43 GMT.
- RECOM as Strong Partner to Nicaragua’s 100 MW Pipeline
DÜSSELDORF, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#GWh--RECOM, a top tier German manufacturer, is delighted to announce it successfully commissioned a 12.5 MW solar project in Nicaragua, part of Nicaragua’s largest pipeline totaling 100 MW.
Business Wire. Wed, 24 May 2017 10:08:00 UTC.
- Pope Names Cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, Salvador
In a surprise announcement Sunday, Pope Francis named five new cardinals, for Spain, El Salvador and three countries where Catholics are a tiny minority: Mali, Laos and Sweden. ...
Voice of America. Sun, 21 May 2017 08:52:13 -0400.
- International Courts Order Pause In Disputed Exports Of Phosphates From Western Sahara
Cargoes of phosphate rock are being held in port in Panama and South Africa following local courts orders, in the latest sign of difficulty for those involved in exports from the disputed territory of Western Sahara.
By Dominic Dudley, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 20 May 2017 09:36:00 -0400.
- Copa Holdings Announces Monthly Traffic Statistics for April 2017
PANAMA CITY, Panama, May 19, 2017 -- Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for April ...
PR Newswire. Fri, 19 May 2017 07:00:00 EDT.
- ICE: Immigration Detainee Appears to Have Killed Himself
Federal authorities say a Panamanian detainee at a south Georgia immigration detention center appears to have killed himself. U.S. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 16 May 2017 11:03:09 -0400.
- Death toll of Guatemala children's shelter fire climbs to 39
March 12, 2017 10:38 AMGUATEMALA CITY (AFP) - The death toll in a horrific fire at a government-run shelter for Guatemalan teens has climbed to 39, officials said on Saturday (March 11).
Straits Times. Sun, 12 Mar 2017 10:38:30 +0800.
- Guatemala mourns after children's home fire kills 31 girls
The blaze killed 31 teenage girls and has focused attention on poor conditions at the centre.
BBC News. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 18:19:50 GMT.
- Costa Rica strengthens tax transparency
Rica has deposited its instrument of ratification of the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, the most comprehensive multilateral agreement available for tax-cooperation and exchange of information.
OECD. Acquired Mon, 06 Mar 2017.
- Beau Hossler’s quest for PGA Tour card detours to Panama, where he was first-round co-leader
Beau Hossler’s quest for PGA Tour card detours to Panama, where he was first-round co-leader.
Golf Digest. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:10:44 GMT.
The Central American nations include Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador,
and Guatemala, as well as Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. For
official news and information about selected nations in Central America,
visit the government websites highlighted below.
Belize's capital city
is Belmopan, and its national currency is the Belize Dollar.
English is the official language of Belize, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 294,000.
The Republic of Costa Rica's capital city is San Jose,
and its national currency is the Costa Rican Colon.
Spanish is the official language of Costa Rica, and in 2007,
the nation's estimated population was 4,134,000.
The Republic of El Salvador's capital city is San Salvador,
and its currency is the US Dollar. El Salvador's official language
is Spanish, and the country's estimated population in 2007 was 6.948,000.
The Republic of Guatemala's capital city is Guatemala City,
and its national currency is the Quetzal. Spanish is the most
widely used language in Guatemala, and in 2007, the country's population
was estimated at 12,728,000.
The Republic of Honduras' capital city is Tegucigalpa,
and its national currency is the Lempira. Spanish is the official
language of Honduras, and in 2007, the nation's estimated population
The Republic of Nicaragua's capital city is Managua,
and its national currency is the Cordoba. Nicaragua's official
language is Spanish, and in 2007, the country's estimated population
The Republic of Panama's capital city is Panama City,
and its national currency is the Balboa. Panama's most commonly
used language is Spanish, and the nation's population in 2007 was
estimated at 3,242,000.