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Copper Mine Agrees to New Terms With Panama

The operator of one of the world’s largest copper mines has negotiated a new deal to increase fees paid to the Panama government. The Panama unit of Canadian miner First Quantum Minerals, Minera Panama, says it will pay a minimum…

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Group Invests $175 Million in Panama Energy Plant

Another big multinational firm is investing in Panama. Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), an independent infrastructure fund manager, has announced plans to inject $175 million into a 670 MW natural gas cogeneration plant to be constructed in Colon. The new facility…

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The Return of the Panama Jazz Festival

The Panama Jazz Festival, one of the coolest annual events in Panama City, returns for its 19th edition this week, Jan. 10-19, with a full roster of international and national talent. Most of the festival will be virtual this year,…

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Q & A: What’s Happening with Panama’s Rental Market?

As Director of Property Management for Punta Pacifica Realty (PPR), Eddie Montes oversees the largest and most-diversified property services organization in Panama City. During his tenure, PPR has established new standards for customer service, security, and asset maintenance in Panama…

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