Drug smugglers tried to ship a record 333 pounds of cocaine from Panama to Maryland in a container of beach chairs — but the operation folded, according to a report. Authorities seized the blow at the Port of Baltimore earlier this month, in the largest bust ever at the location, US Customs and Border Patrol...
A Panamanian court granted house arrest to the country's former leader Ricardo Martinelli on Wednesday, allowing him to leave prison while he awaits trial for an espionage case stemming from his 2009-2014 presidency, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.
Mexico and the United States might consider additional steps next month to restrict illegal immigration from Central America, including measures to bind Brazil and Panama into their efforts, Mexico's foreign minister said on Monday.
Mexico and the United States might consider additional steps next month to restrict illegal immigration from Central America, including measures to bind Brazil and Panama into efforts to combat the issue, Mexico's foreign minister said on Monday.
Canadian miner First Quantum
Minerals said on Wednesday it had "fully complied" with local
rules in operating Cobre Panama, one of the region's largest
copper mines, after Panama's president-elect said he would
review the company's contract.
Laurentino Cortizo said on Tuesday his government would review a
mining contract awarded to a subsidiary of Canada's First
Quantum Minerals, casting a cloud of uncertainty around
a key project for the firm.
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