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  1. Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    PANAMA: A recent rendezvous in Boquete, Panama reunited friends, from left, Bob and Mary Dixon, of San Jose, and Guy and Tracy Kuyat. The Kuyats moved to Panama from Morgan Hill last year after they retired.

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  2. 2015 Top Emerging Incentive Destinations: An Insider's LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Meetings Net

    "Panama is absolutely an up-and-coming destination for incentive programs, having put in a lot of money into its infrastructure to grow its tourism product, and with many new hotels coming online in recent years. For the most part planners will look to Panama City, but there are some options in the immediate surroundings of the city such as in Playa Bonita and the Gamboa rainforest or further out in the Pearl Islands.

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  3. On Native GroundTHE West Explosion: a Disaster that Didn't have to HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2013 | American Reporter

    Wouldn't you like to know how to view the historic and dramatic expansion of the Panama Canal? Or the scuba adventures in Portobelo's crystal clear waters? Perhaps you don't know about the spanking new skyline, nightlife, and world class restaurants of Panama City? Don't worry, you were not bothered with knowledge of any of these things at the renowned and gigantic Washington, D.C., Travel and Adventure Show this weekend, because the brains behind Panama's government tourist ministry and individual tour operators did not see the need to exhibit at the show. A professional, slick, informative,entertaining, and gastronomical array of tourism and food exhibitors from Aruba to the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve were there.

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  4. In Photos: The President's Trip to Jamaica and PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The White House

    President Obama headed to Kingston, Jamaica for a town hall with the Young Leaders of the Americas. He went on to Panama City for the seventh Summit of the Americas.

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  5. Kamla: Economic benefits for TTRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Newsday

    PRIME Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday identified economic benefits as one of the core reasons behind Government's decision to establish an embassy in Panama. Addressing the formal opening of the embassy in Panama City, prior to her departure from the Central American nation, the Prime Minister said the 'strong commercial relationship between Trinidad and Tobago and Panama' and 'benefits to trade that will come with the expansion of the Panama Canal' are two reasons why the embassy was established.

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  6. Obama-Raul Castro meeting puts rest of Americas Summit in the backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Day

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro shake hands during their Sunday meeting at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama. The leaders of the United States and Cuba held their first formal meeting in more than half a century on Saturday, clearing the way for a normalization of relations that had seemed unthinkable to both Cubans and Americans for generations.

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  7. US-Cuba detente overshadows regional leaders' other concerns as Americas Summit closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Fox News

    Heads of state representing lands from Tierra del Fuego to the North American tundra pressed their concerns in a marathon session at a Panama City convention center as the seventh Summit of the Americas wrapped up Saturday. It was all overshadowed by the first substantial face-to-face encounter by sitting U.S. and Cuban leaders since 1958, as presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro seek to restore diplomatic relations and lower the combative tone that has prevailed since ties were severed 54 years ago.

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  8. Americas Summit wraps up with other issues in US-Cuba shadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Erie Times News

    U.S. President Barack Obama, center, waves as he joins other world leaders during the official Leaders' Photo at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama, Saturday, April 11, 2015. Also in the group are from left to right, El Salvador's President Salvador Sanchez Ceren, Saint Lucia's Prime Minister Kenny Anthony, Antigua and Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston A. Browne, Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez, and Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell.

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  9. Latest on Americas Summit: Castro aide says meeting helpedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | KFBB

    This image from the host broadcaster pool video shows U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro exchange handshakes on Friday April 10, 2015, at the opening of the Summit of the Ame... Cuba's foreign minister says the meeting between presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro helped both leaders understand, face-to-face, each side's respective interests and also the areas where the two countries don't agree. Bruno Rodriguez says that "we have found common ground in the willingness to have a civilized behavior that respects our differences."

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  10. Latest on Americas Summit: Cuba president's joke gets laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | KBMT

    This image from the host broadcaster pool video shows U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro exchange handshakes on Friday April 10, 2015, at the opening of the Summit of the Ame... Cuban President Raul Castro has lightened the mood at the Summit of the Americas with a wry crack at his country's longtime absence from the gathering.

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  11. Obama tours Panama Canal as trade looms over summit agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Bangor Daily News

    President Barack Obama visited the Panama Canal on Friday for a first-hand look at an expansion of the waterway to accommodate larger cargo vessels that may pressure the U.S. to modernize its port facilities. Obama stopped on Friday at the canal en route to a meeting with Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela.

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  12. Obama, Castro Shake Hands Ahead Of Historic Meeting SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | National Public Radio

    President Obama talks with Cuban counterpart Raul Castro before Friday's inauguration of the VII Summit of the Americas in Panama City. It's the handshake some have waited more than 50 years for.

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  13. Historic Obama and Raul Castro meeting set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Big News Network.com

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  14. Dara O Briain and Ed Byrne reveal the best bits of their Great Big AdventureRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Radio Times

    If you're in the city, you've got to attend a night at the Mexican wrestling. It's in this fantastic stadium and you really get into it.

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  15. Venezuela: Stop Harassing Human Rights DefendersRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Humans Rights Watch

    Venezuela is intimidating and harassing human rights defenders, and making unsubstantiated allegations that they are seeking to undermine Venezuelan democracy, 28 international and Latin American human rights organizations said today. The authorities' allegations concern the groups' legitimate functions of documenting abuses and representing victims before international human rights bodies.

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  16. IHG opens second Crowne Plaza Hotel in Panama.Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | 4 Hoteliers

    Strategically located near Tocumen International Airport and with a US $20 million investment by owner and operator Bern Hotels & Resorts, the new-build 144-room hotel is the first brand property in Latin America to be built less than a mile away from an airport. The hotel is a short drive away from the Metromall shopping center and the upscale neighborhood of Costa del Este.

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  17. Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | NewsReview.com

    This trip was a little different for me, as Kelly and I were based in a major city. We were there for eating, drinking and shopping, so we primarily spent time in the more touristy areas.

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  18. Latin America rolls out red carpet for Israeli tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Times of Israel

    Although the US, and to a lesser extent, Europe, will likely remain the main target markets of Israeli exporters, the government is working hard to open new markets in places where Israeli companies have traditionally not had a large presence. Included in that category are Latin and South America, with Israel hoping to leverage its relationship with members of the Pacific Alliance and other economic blocs to expand trade with that region of the world.

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  19. IHG Opens Second Crowne Plaza Hotel in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Hotel Business

    InterContinental Hotels Group has opened the Crowne Plaza Panama Airport hotel. Located near Tocumen International Airport and with a $20-million investment by owner and operator Bern Hotels & Resorts, the new-build, 144-room hotel is the first brand property in Latin America to be built less than a mile away from an airport.

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  20. Crowne Plaza Panama Airport OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Hotel News Resource

    Strategically located near Tocumen International Airport and with a US $20 million investment by owner and operator Bern Hotels & Resorts, the new-build 144-room hotel is the first brand property in Latin America to be built less than a mile away from an airport. InterContinental Hotels Group announced the opening of the Crowne Plaza Panama Airport hotel.

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