Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 12:35
Panama President Ricardo Martinelli on Monday blamed the Panama Canal`s former administrator for the crisis surrounding its massive expansion project -- where work has been halted over a billion-dollar payment dispute.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 00:03
An international consortium in charge of widening the Panama Canal on Wednesday suspended work on the troubled project, canal administrator Jorge Quijano said.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 19:57
Selena Gomez is said to be crushed after her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber took model Chantel Jeffries on a holiday break
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 15:53
Looks like Justin Bieber, who was arrested at a beach in Miami for drunk driving and drag racing, is now having fun in Panama.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 08:11
The owners of a North Korean ship seized by Panama for carrying Cuban fighter jets and missiles are paying a USD 670,000 fine to recover the vessel.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 19:30
Negotiations over massive cost overruns in the expansion of the Panama Canal appeared to run into trouble when one of the companies involved demanded more than USD 1 billion to continue work on the project.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 01:48
The Panama Canal Authority and a consortium expanding the major waterway will negotiate a solution to a USD 1.6-billion dispute threatening to disrupt the project, a Spanish mediator said on Monday.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 08:26
The governments of Panama and Spain scrambled to resolve a dispute with a consortium threatening to halt expansion work on the Panama Canal over a USD 1.6 billion cost overrun.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 09:37
A Panamanian prosecutor who reported the release of all but three of 35 crewmen of a North Korean ship seized for carrying Cuban weapons reversed his story, saying all were still being held.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 10:41
US Vice President Joe Biden thanked Panama on Tuesday for detecting a controversial shipment of Cuban arms headed for North Korea apparently in violation of UN sanctions.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 00:25
US Vice President Joe Biden begins an official visit to Panama from Monday for meetings on the expansion of the canal.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 09:59
The North Korean crew and ship detained in Panama for smuggling Cuban weapons three months ago will soon be returned to the reclusive Asian nation, Panama`s foreign minister said.
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