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02 January 2020

Panama marks 20 years in charge of the Canal

Panama marks 20 years in charge of the Canal

Panama commemorates Tuesday, 20 years of the national administration of the Panama Canal, an historical event that marked the country’s economy, as the interoceanic way contributes 6% of its national GDP.

28 October 2019

Renewable Energy Central America Conference will take place in Panama city in March 2020

Renewable Energy Central America Conference will take place in Panama city in March 2020

RECAM returns for the 5th annual congress, uniting Central America and the Caribbean’s clean energy markets on a mission to achieve resiliency, reliability, sustainability and security through renewables. Join senior executives and key decision-makers from local and international developers, EPCs, installers and investors to develop new partnerships and advance your projects. Through cutting-edge debates, actionable insights and tailor-made networking, RECAM is the only clean energy congress guiding Central America and the Caribbean on a collaborative path towards 100% renewable and 100% electrification.

23 October 2019

Panama City Amador convention center has signed contract with SMG agency for global promotion

Panama City Amador convention center has signed contract with  SMG agency for global promotion

The  Tourism Authority (ATP) has given the go-ahead to a US company to administer and promote the new Amador Convention Center which after multiple delays through two administrations is expected to be operational from the first quarter of next year.

18 October 2019

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member during IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain (booth B96 & B97)

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member during IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain (booth B96 & B97)

Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member together with Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member will have own stands B96 & B97 at IBTM World in Barcelona 19 – 21 November 2019. Our team will be happy to tell you everything about Incentive ideas, Conference venues, best options for accommodation in Panama City and also give last updates from Russia – about electronic visa for St. Petersburg, EURO 2020 games and UEFA Champion League Final 2021.

10 June 2019

Americas Gas & Power Summit will take place in Panmaa City in W Hotel in November this year

Americas Gas & Power Summit will take place in Panmaa City in W Hotel in November this year

The Second Edition of the Americas Gas and Power Summit (AGPS 2019) will take place November 2019 in Panama, the regional hub for global for LNG and Energy. It has been developed as a platform for gas and power cooperation in the Americas with the participation of key regional and international stakeholders along the entire gas value chain.

04 June 2019

New Panama convention center will start operation in 2019

New Panama convention center will start operation in 2019

After over five years of delays including political shenanigans, false starts, and malfeasance the new convention center in Amador should be operational in 2019, and Panama city has enough hotel accommodation to host conferences of 10,000 delegates.

16 May 2019

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO, a HOSTS Global Member will participate in 7th ANNUAL HOSTS GLOBAL FORUM

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO, a HOSTS Global Member will participate in 7th ANNUAL HOSTS GLOBAL FORUM

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO, a HOSTS Global Member will participate in 7th ANNUAL HOSTS GLOBAL FORUM that will be held  27 — 30 June 2019 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Company will be represented by Managing Director Alexander Rodionov, CMP, DMCP and Project Manager Ksenia Shalyga, CIS.

13 May 2019

Panama Mural Fest is opening next week in Panama City

Panama Mural Fest is opening next week in Panama City

In a week the first ever Panama Mural Festival is going down and were hyped to have been invited! We will be there documenting all the artists rocking murals and burners!

10 April 2019

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2019, Stand #G405

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2019, Stand #G405

Let’s meet at IMEX Frankfurt 21 — 23 May 2019! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS PANAMA, a HOSTS GLOBAL member  to know news and possibilities for your events  in Panama.

19 February 2019

11th Portobelo Congos & Diablos Festival will start 27 April 2019

11th Portobelo Congos & Diablos Festival will start 27 April 2019

The Fundacion Portobelo and the Grupo Realce Historico announce that on Saturday, April 27 they will hold the 11th PORTOBELO CONGOS AND DIABLOS FESTIVAL. This is the main event for Panamanian Afro-colonial culture. Without a doubt it’s a major cultural and tourist attraction for locals and foreigners, who fill the streets of the historic town to enjoy the autochthonous manifestations of this area of the province of Colon.

22 January 2019

Panama was names by New York Times one of Five Latin American Must see destinations for 2019

Panama was names by New York Times one of Five Latin American Must see destinations for 2019

Puerto Rico, Panama, the city of Salvador (Brazil), the Costalegre region (Mexico) and the Elqui valley (Chile) are the five Latin American destinations that the influential American newspaper New York Times has included in its list of 52 places in the world that must be visited in 2019.

04 December 2018

Panama to Invest 2.2 Million for 2019 Carnival

Panama to Invest 2.2 Million for 2019 Carnival

The Tourism Authority of Panama (ATP) reported that it will invest 2.2 mill for next year’s Carnival festivities, with 1.5 million to be invested in Panama City. The remaining 700,000 dollars will be for the rest of the country’s provinces. Administrator of Tourism, Gustavo Him, explained «Carnival in Panama: a country in party 2019» will grace the country from March 1 to 5, 2019.

28 November 2018

Panama improves its tourism offer

Panama improves its tourism offer

More companies are interested in opening hostels and hotels in Panama and the Panama Tourism Authority Department of Tourist Enterprises has registered 28 hostels and hotels in Chiriqui, 25 in Bocas del Toro, 14 in Cocle and 12 in the province of Panama.

Currently five hotels have started operations in Bocas del Toro, three in Isla Colon, one in Chiriqui Grande and one on Isla Carenero. Soraya Alderete, ATP Quality and Tourist Culture Department chief pointed out that Bocas del Toro is a paradise of spectacular landscapes, a mixture of black and indigenous culture, beaches with crystal clear water, where you can practice aquatic sports and restaurants offer excellent gastronomy.

15 November 2018

United Airlines expands partnership with Copa and Avianca

United Airlines expands partnership with Copa and Avianca

United Airlines today announced it has reached an agreement with Compañía Panameña de Aviación S.A. (Copa), Aerovías del Continente Americano S. A. (Avianca) and many of Avianca’s affiliates, for a joint business agreement (JBA) that, pending government approval, is expected to provide substantial benefits for customers, communities and the marketplace for air travel between the United States and 19 countries in Central and South America.

13 November 2018

WYD brings Gaudi to Panama’s Biomuseo

WYD brings Gaudi to Panama’s Biomuseo

The exhibition ’Gaudí, son of María’ will be brought from Spain to Panama for World Youth Day 2018. The gesture is in honor of the Marian faith of the famous modernist architect. A new exhibition on the expiatory temple of the Sagrada Familia, in Barcelona, ​​Spain, from architect Antonio Gaudí, will be part of the cultural offer that will be featured at  the World Youth Day (WYD) for the enjoyment of its pilgrims in Panama.

20 August 2018

Panamanian passenger traffic grows 5.1% in the first semester of 2018

Panamanian passenger traffic grows 5.1% in the first semester of 2018

Tocumen International Airport, the main airport in Panama, received 7,933,597 passengers in the first half of this year, 5.1 percent more than in the same period of 2017, the terminal administration reported today. According to the data of the Vice Presidency of Planning and Strategy of Tocumen, 5,797,848 million travelers made a stopover, 9.3 percent more than in the first semester of 2017.

16 August 2018

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO during IBTM Americas in Mexico City, Mexico

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO during IBTM Americas in Mexico City, Mexico

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO  together with  Tsar Events Russia  DMC & PCO will be at stand 912 shared with The Collection Destination Solutions. Our team will be happy to tell you everything about Russia and Panama facilies for your MICE event.

Alexander Rodionov, CMP, DMCP  - Managing Director of  Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO will be happy to share all our news from Panama. You can  visit stand of Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO  together with  Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO  #912 and make appoitment  on this link: http://www.ibtmamericas.com/

16 May 2018

Panama Canal adds new milestone with the passage of a luxury megacourse

Panama Canal adds new milestone with the passage of a luxury megacourse

The cruise Norwegian Bliss, with a capacity for 5,000 passengers, crossed the expansion of the Panama Canal on Monday and marked a new milestone for the interoceanic route, since it is the largest ship of this type that has traveled through its waters in its history. The Norwegian Bliss is «the largest passenger ship that has traveled the interoceanic way. It has a total length of 325.9 (1,069.2 feet) meters width, sleeve 41.4 (135.8 feet) meters and an 8.3 meter (27.2 feet) draft», said the Panama Canal Authority (ACP).

17 April 2018

The new Amador Convention Center will be opened in end of 2018 in Panama

The new Amador Convention Center will be opened in end of 2018 in Panama

The new Amador Convention Center (CCA) in Panama is expected to be delivered by the end of 2018. The convention center is the most important link for hotels in the city, because it will bring a large flow of visitors and improve hotel occupancy.

09 March 2018

Panama’s Copa Plans November Move To New Tocumen Terminal

Panama’s Copa Plans November Move To New Tocumen Terminal

Copa Airlines expects to start service out of Panama City Tocumen International Airport’s new Terminal 2 (T2) in November and be «fully operational» in the new facility by mid-2019, the airline’s top executive said. «It seems like a date that we can trust to a high degree is to start partial operations in the new airport by the end of this year,» CEO Pedro Heilbron said on a recent analyst call.

27 February 2018

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2018, Stand #G412

Meet Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2018, Stand #G412

Let’s meet at IMEX Frankfurt 15 – 17 May 2018! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS PANAMA, a HOSTS GLOBAL member  to know news and possibilities for your events  in Panama.

22 February 2018

W Panama Hotel will be opened March 1, 2018

W Panama Hotel will be opened March 1, 2018

Another top international hotel brand is ready to plant its flag in Panama City. A W Hotel will open in the financial district on Jan. 23, marking the first W in Central America.

07 February 2018

IFF Panama (International Film Festival) will take place in Panama 05—10 April 2018

IFF Panama (International Film Festival) will take place in Panama 05—10 April 2018

IFF Panama exists thanks to the immense passion felt by the Panamanian public towards the cinema. It is the audience of this country, always open to exchange with all the nations of the world, which marked the birth of the festival in 2012 and which has made it grow by recognizing it and supporting it as an essential cultural nutrient.

06 February 2018

Historic road Camino de Cruces to become national monument

Historic road Camino de Cruces to become national monument

Moves are afoot to declare the cobblestones of Camino de Cruces, built around 1530 as a national historical monument. Technicians of the National Institute of Culture (INAC) have carried out a topographic survey and the information will be used to promote the declaration. Currently, the colonial cobblestone only enjoys Panama municipal protection.  In November 2017, the Council approved the declaration of Camino de Cruces as a route of cultural and environmental interest. The declaration was made in the face of construction threats and tree felling.

26 January 2018

The largest cycling event in Panama and Central America will take place 04th of March 2018

The largest cycling event in Panama and Central America will take place 04th of March 2018

GRAN FONDO OCÉANO A OCÉANOPANAMÁ 2018, the largest cycling event in Panama and Central America,  pedaling from ocean to ocean with more than 4,000 participants.   A challenge that will become the best experience of your life. Regardless of your level of experience,  with a little preparation you will be ready to travel from coast to coast.

In addition to living an unparalleled opportunity to share a whole weekend with great legends such as: Alberto Contador, Ivan Basso, Purito Rodriguez, Oscar Sevilla, Victor Hugo Peña and Andres Parra.

10 January 2018

Flower and Coffee Fair in Boquete Chiriqui with be visited by almost 158,000 guests

 Flower and Coffee Fair in Boquete Chiriqui with be visited by almost 158,000 guests

The (Feria de las Flores y  Cáfe, will run from January 11 to 21 and 200 exhibitors will feature 37 gardens, and over 35 varieties of plants will be on sale alongside a diversity of locally produced handicrafts.

07 December 2017

Air China starting Panama flights in March

Air China starting Panama flights in March

AIR CHINA  will begin flights to Panama in just four months time says Cai JianJiang, president of the National Aviation Company.  He passed the news, to President Juan Carlos Varela, during the current Panama political and trade mission to the People’s Republic of China. It comes after the signing of an aviation agreement between the two countries.

09 November 2017

Panama aims to become a green and accessible destination by 2026

Panama aims to become a green and accessible destination by 2026

The government of Panama assures that it is working on a plan to turn the country into a green and accessible tourist destination by 2026, through adaptations of places for people with reduced mobility and groups of the elderly and the blind, the Authority of Tourism of Panama (ATP) said in a statement.

07 November 2017

Panama will host the ILO (International Labor Organization) assembly in 2018

Panama will host the ILO (International Labor Organization) assembly in 2018

The International Labor Organization (ILO) chose Panama as the venue for its 19th American Regional Meeting, to be held in October 2018.  The event will bring together the 35 labor ministers of the Americas, delegates, union organizations and business chambers of the region that converge every four years to discuss labor issues, said a statement from the Ministry of Labor and Workforce Development (Mitradel).

02 November 2017

Panama City among 64 cities joined the UNESCO Creative Cities Network

Panama City among 64 cities joined the UNESCO Creative Cities Network

64 cities from 44 countries have been designated as UNESCO Creative Cities by Director-General, Irina Bokova. They join a Network at the frontline of UNESCO’s efforts to foster innovation and creativity as key drivers for a more sustainable and inclusive urban development. This network attracts growing interest from local authorities.