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News on Panama continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Monday | The New Zealand Herald

2 women Dutch tourists still missing in Panama

Authorities in Panama say they haven't found any clues about two female tourists from the Netherlands who went missing near a popular tourist destination two weeks ago.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Travel, Panama Travel, World News

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Bands in the 2014 Rose Parade: Part 4, from Alaska to Panama

The six remaining bands in this series of four articles on the 2014 Rose Parade bands were placed so closely together in the last quarter of the parade that it was difficult to set up shots, but that doesn't take away from the amazing artistry and musicianship these youngsters exhibited.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Carmel, IN, New Orleans, Jazz, Life, Thanksgiving, Holidays

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Common Dreams

FBI Agents Were Deployed in Hundreds of JSOC Raids Conducted in Iraq & Afghanistan

The Federal Bureau of Investigation formed an alliance with Joint Special Operations Command and deployed agents in hundreds of raids conducted as part of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a report from The Washington Post.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Prison, Terrorism

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Truly Panama Announces Official Launch and Unique Collection of Tour Packages

Panama is fast gaining popularity among travelers for its rich culture, bio-diverse, protected natural environment, stable government, friendly, safe and affordable communities and idyllic, hurricane-free weather.

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Related Topix: Central America Travel, Panama Travel, Panama City, Panama Travel, World News

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

UC Davis geneticist tries to build a better cup of coffee

He and others hope to find the key to improving such things as flavor and mouthfeel.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, UC Davis, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, World News, Central America Travel, Travel, Panama Travel

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Panama Rattles By 6.2 Magnitude Quake

PANAMA CITY, April 3 -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 rattled Panama on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Tsunami,

Southland Times

Cleaning up after quake

A fire is seen at Iquique city from the top floor of a building during a vertical evacuation after a tsunami alarm at Iquique city, north of Santiago on the southern Pacific coast, April 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Chile, World News, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, South America, Earthquake,

CNN

Seism in Panama

The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site.

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Inside Costa Rica

After tsunami scare, Costa Rica rattled by strong 6.3 temblor

April 2nd, 2014 After having been under a tsunami watch yesterday evening after an 8.2-magnitude earthquake in Chile , Costa Rica residents were rocked by a strong 6.3-magnitude temblor this morning that struck 100km south of David, Panama, near Costa Rica's southern border, shortly after 10am this morning.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Earthquake,

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Panama quake revised to 5.8, no report of damage, injuries

The quake came a day after Chile was shaken by an 8.2 magnitude quake that killed six people and set off a tsunami with 7-foot waves.

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Finextra Research news

Euroclear and Latin Clear open channel to Panama

Euroclear Bank and Central Latinoamericana de Valores S.A. - the Central Securities Depository of Panama - will, in April 2014, launch an international link sponsored by Panama's Ministry of Economy and Finance to enable global investors to participate in Panama's capital markets and strengthen the Republic of Panama's position as a key financial ... (more)

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Malaysian National News Agency

Venezuela: Opposition Legislator Loses Parliamentary Seat, Says Supreme Court

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court of Justice has ruled that opposition legislator Maria Machado has lost her seat as a Member of the National Assembly .

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega,

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Expects to Rate ENA Este Trust USD212MM Senior Debt 'BBB-'

The Outlook is Stable. --Completion Risk: According to the independent engineer, the El Golf-Tocumen construction segment is proceeding at a reasonable pace and expected to be in commercial operation by September 2014.

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The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega,

Wed Mar 19, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega,

Tue Mar 18, 2014

Jamaica Observer

CHEC rebrands; promises Mount Rosser bypass by August 6

CHINA Harbour Engineering Company has announced a rebranding of its regional operations, including a name change to CHEC Americas, but says that its regional headquarters will remain in Kingston.

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Jamaica Observer

CHEC rebrands; promises Mount Rosser bypass by August 6

CHINA Harbour Engineering Company has announced a rebranding of its regional operations, including a name change to CHEC Americas, but says that its regional headquarters will remain in Kingston.

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Related Topix: World News, Jamaica, Central America, South America, Venezuela, San Francisco, CA

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