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  1. 2015 pivotal year for PH - AquinoRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Manila Bulletin

    NEW AMBASSADORS -President Aquino welcomes seven new ambassadors to Rizal Hall in Malacanang Palace following the presentation of their credentials yesterday. The new envoys who shared the stage with Aquino and Department of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for International Economic Relations Laura del Rosario are Niranjan Man Singh Basnyat of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Martinus Nicolass Slabber of the Republic of South Africa, Rolando Guevarra Alvarado of the Republic of Panama, Maria Christina Theresa Derckx of the Netherlands, Roberto Sebastian Bosch of Argentina, Daniel Owassa of the Republic of Congo, and Geoffrey Keating of Ireland.

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  2. John Eugene Sharp, 82, Of Bronxville, Former IBM InstructorRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Bronxville Daily Voice

    John Eugene Sharp of Bronxville passed away Monday, Jan. 5. He was the devoted husband of his loving wife, Joan. He was 82. The beloved son of the late Maria Guarnica Bennett, John was born in Colon, Panama.

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  3. Panama Relocation Tours Inc. Announces its Super Saver Tours in 2015Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Release News

    Panama Relocation Tours, Inc., the company known for its Panama tours geared towards relocation planning, announces its available slots for the Jan. and Feb., 2015 tours. "When a door closes, another one opens", says Jackie Lange, owner and general manager of Panama Relocation Tours, Inc. Indeed, cancelled tours mean new slots available for the Panama Relocation Tours.

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  4. Chocolate health benefits traced to Panamanian tribe get 2nd lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | CBC News

    ... For proof of chocolate's healthy magic, scientists often point to members of the Kuna, an indigenous tribe in Panama, famous for their consistently low blood pressure even as they age. It was an observation that sent scientists to their remote ...

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  5. Workers end strike in Panama Canal expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The management agreed to an audit on overtime payments, compensation leave and work hours, as well as to reinstate a worker dismissed over a dispute with a supervisor. The last gate to be used on a new set of locks on the Panama Canal arrives in Colon, Panama, on Dec 10, 2014.

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  6. Panama Relocation Tours Offers Super Saver Six-Day ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | LivePressWorld

    Panama Relocation Tours is a company dedicated to showing visitors the beauty and wonder the country offers those who are thinking of relocating. Panama is a beautiful country, and those thinking of moving there will find that touring can make all the difference in their relocation decision.

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  7. Russia, Panama sign visa-free regime agreementRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | AK&M

    The Russian Federation and the Republic of Panama signed an agreement to introduce a visa-free regime starting February 8, 2015, Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed. Under the agreement, citizens of each of the two countries can travel in, through or out of the other country or stay in the other country in terms of the agreement without a visa for up to 90 days during each 180-day period following their first entrance in the other country.

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  8. Crossing the Caribbean SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Western Star

    The Darien Gap is a 160km stretch of remote jungle and swamp that divides Panama and Colombia and marks the only break in the Pan-American Highway. Only the most well outfitted vehicle expeditions have been able to cross the gap at a snail's pace, some even taking hundreds of days! The way around the Darien Gap is to sail the Caribbean Sea from Colon, Panama to Cartagena, Colombia on the new ferry service, Ferry Xpress.

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  9. Bladex Leads Successful Syndication Of A $125M 5-Year Senior...Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Benzinga

    ... America and the United States. The Facility received strong support from several financial institutions based in Panama, Colombia, United States, and Trinidad and Tobago, most of which are new relationships to Banco de Costa Rica. Leonardo Acuna, ...

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  10. Hard work helps Bushkill fish market flourishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... high taxation by multiple layers of government. He transferred his share of the enterprise to Luis and moved back to Panama with his wife, who was born in Iowa. About a year and a half from now, Luis Delgado plans to take his girlfriend he met while ...

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  11. On Native GroundFIGHTING for Civil Liberties in an Age of RepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2012 | American Reporter

    Just the fourth and final phase remains to complete the gigantic expansion of the Panama Canal by the Panama Canal Authority , and the entire nation is feeling optimistic that the rewards in commerce and revenue will outstrip the huge financial risks the cpountry has taken. Last week, along with members of the American Society of Panama, we got to see from the Cocoli side of the Canal - across from the Pedro Miguel Locks - areas which by the end of 2014 are expected to be underwater, perhaps for eternity.

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  12. Accused Hants County Ponzi-schemer out of jail for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... a peace officer visits and answering the designated landline. Sponagle was recently extradited from the Republic of Panama, where he is believed to have resided since 2006, to face three counts of fraud over $5,000 and one charge of theft over ...

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  13. Make My DayTHE Top 10 Most Annoying PhrasesRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... tony lounge at the English-owned Bristol Hotel because it was one of the few public rooms not closed by Flag Day in Panama. Knowing that a Barack Obama victory would have international repercussions, I started the evening with Canadian whisky, ...

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  14. On Native GroundFIGHTING for Civil Liberties in an Age of RepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2012 | American Reporter

    Just the fourth and final phase remains to complete the gigantic expansion of the Panama Canal by the Panama Canal Authority , and the entire nation is feeling optimistic that the rewards in commerce and revenue will outstrip the huge financial risks the cpountry has taken. Last week, along with members of the American Society of Panama, we got to see from the Cocoli side of the Canal - across from the Pedro Miguel Locks - areas which by the end of 2014 are expected to be underwater, perhaps for eternity.

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  15. Accused Ponzi mastermind won't be spending holidays behind barsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... was presented at the continuation of the bail hearing Dec. 19. Sponagle was recently extradited from the Republic of Panama, where he is believed to have resided since 2006, to face three counts of fraud over $5,000 and one charge of theft over ...

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  16. Fraudster who fled the country to avoid jail time must pay A 170,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | IcNorthWales

    ... false documents including four stamps purporting to be of official origin including one for the Republic of Panama, possessing a false driving licence in her name with a false date of birth, theft of the passport from the Passport Service, exposing ...

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  17. Make My DayTHE Top 10 Most Annoying PhrasesRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... tony lounge at the English-owned Bristol Hotel because it was one of the few public rooms not closed by Flag Day in Panama. Knowing that a Barack Obama victory would have international repercussions, I started the evening with Canadian whisky, ...

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  18. Bail hearing continues Friday for Hants County man accused of running Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... bail hearing, which is scheduled to resume Dec. 19 at 11 a.m. Sponagle was recently extradited from the Republic of Panama, where he was arrested in 2013, and brought back to Nova Scotia to face three counts of fraud over $5,000 and one count of ...

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  19. U.S. Senator Mark Kirk Ends Navy Service with Official Ceremony in PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... Subsequent tours included the Office of Naval Intelligence, U.S. Southern Command Analyst for the Republic of Panama, USS Normandy (CG-60), USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74), Joint Chiefs of Staff Yugoslavia Task Force, Electronic Combat Squadron 209, ...

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  20. Where Could You Afford to Retire Overseas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... you live, but also how you live. This means that choosing where to live isn't as easy as picking a country. Life in Panama City is nothing like life in Las Tablas on this country's Pacific coast or in Boquete in Panama's highlands. Living in Paris ...

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