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25 March 2020

Marriott International has announced the launch of its newest property in Panama

Marriott International has announced the launch of its newest property in Panama

Marriott International has announced the launch of its newest property in Panama.

The new Residence Inn Panama City is set in the capital’s Punta Paitilla neighborhood.

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.

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.

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.

02 April 2019

Miraflores locks in Panama receives the second largest IMAX screen in the world

Miraflores locks in Panama receives the second largest IMAX screen in the world

With the inauguration of the IMAX theater of the Miraflores locks, Panama receives, not only the second largest screen in the world for this innovative film format, but also a space for meetings and events with all the «first class» quality, according to Isaac Tarazi, one of the creative partners of the project.

28 March 2019

Panama launches online visa system for countries where it does not have consulates

Panama launches online visa system for countries where it does not have consulates

Panama made  the official launch of a new and modern electronic visa application system online, which was successfully tested during the World Youth Day (WYD) held in the Central American country last month.

14 March 2019

4th International Congress Astorga Oncology Clinic will be held from Jun 27 - 29, 2019 at Sheraton Grand Panama, Panama City, Panama.

4th International Congress Astorga Oncology Clinic will be held from Jun 27 - 29, 2019 at Sheraton Grand Panama, Panama City, Panama.

The 4th International Congress Clinica de Oncologia Astorga, Ovarian Cancer: «State of the Art» has become a special meeting to connect professionals interested in gynecologic cancer around the world to collaborate with other health organizations to share knowledge and support research to achieve optimal care of women with gynecologic pathologyst.

08 February 2019

IAHR World Congress will take place in Hotel Riu Plaza Panama 01—06 September 2019

IAHR World Congress will take place in Hotel Riu Plaza Panama 01—06 September 2019

The IAHR World Congress focuses on the central theme that is Water – Connecting the World. the focal topics include Hydraulic Structures, Ports and Coastal Engineering, Hydro-Environment, Water Management and Hydro-informatics, River and Sediment Management, and Climate Change and Extreme Events.

23 January 2019

Ibero-Latin-American Federation of Plastic Surgery will held XII Central American and Caribbean Congress - FILACP: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 20 - 23 of February 2019

Ibero-Latin-American Federation of Plastic Surgery will held XII Central American and Caribbean Congress - FILACP: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 20 - 23 of February 2019

XII Central American and Caribbean Congress — FILACP: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is organized by Ibero-Latin-American Federation of Plastic Surgery / Federacion Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugia Plastica (FILACP) and will be held from Feb 20 — 23, 2019 at Sortis Hotel, Spa & Casino, Panama City, Panama.

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.

14 January 2019

Panama based Star Alliance Copa was names The most punctual airline

Panama based Star Alliance Copa was names The most punctual airline

The winner is Panama based Star Alliance carrier Copa. OAG’s Punctuality League is based on 57 million flight records using full-year data to create a ranking of the best on-time performance (OTP) for the world’s largest airlines and airports.

10 January 2019

Air Europa to open 5 weekly flights to Panama

Air Europa to open 5 weekly flights to Panama

The Spanish airline Air Europa will open new routes to  Panama, Medellín (Colombia), and Iguazú (Argentina) in June as part of its expansion plan for 2019 that includes an increase of 8.5% of seats on long-haul flights.

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/

27 July 2018

Panama will host the China-Latin America and Caribbean Business Summit in 2019

Panama will host the China-Latin America and Caribbean Business Summit in 2019

The Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP) said today it hopes that the Central American country will host the CHINA-Latin America and Caribbean Business Summit in 2019. This year, the summit will be held in the Asian country.

23 May 2018

29th International Pediatric Association Congress will take place in Panama 17—21 March 2019

29th International Pediatric Association Congress will take place in Panama 17—21 March 2019

It is our pleasure to invite you to join us at the 29th International Pediatric Association Congress. The IPA 2019 Congress will be held March 17 – 21, 2019 in beautiful Panama City, Panama in the year of this vibrant city’s Quincentennial Celebration!

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).

11 May 2018

Panama Canal rules out another extension until 2025 due to lack of water

Panama Canal rules out another extension until 2025 due to lack of water

The Panama Canal ruled out the possibility of building a fourth set of locks at least until 2025 today because it has not yet found a new water source, said the water route administrator, Jorge Luis Quijano. «I do not see it being done before 2025 because first we have to be sure that we have water and that the demand of it is correct. So far there has been no decision, we have simply taken the decision to study other sources of water and also study the technical aspects,» he said.

04 May 2018

School ships from 8 countries will arrive in Panama at a continental boat parade

School ships from 8 countries will arrive in Panama at a continental boat parade

School ships from eight countries with around 2,000 cadets will arrive in Panama next July as part of the Velas Latinoamérica 2018 boat parade, an event held to celebrate its third edition this year and that includes the Central American country for the first time. The representative of Panama at the event, Orley Jiménez, told today Acan-Efe that the school ships from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela, will be in the country from July 7 to 10.

27 April 2018

Tocumen, at the forefront for service and operation

Tocumen, at the forefront for service and operation

The gateway to Panama, which is preferred by nationals and foreigners, will take on a new face at the end of 2018. We refer to the Tocumen International Airport.  The total completion of terminal two of the aforementioned air terminal, whose investment amounts to 800 million US dollars, is scheduled towards the second half of this year, according to information provided by Carlos Duboy, general manager of the airport.

24 April 2018

Panama will host the 20th General Assembly of the Ibero-American Judicial Summit in April 2020

Panama will host the 20th General Assembly of the Ibero-American Judicial Summit in April 2020

Panama will host the 20th General Assembly of the Ibero-American Judicial Summit in April 2020, as decided by a vote on Thursday during a plenary session held in Quito, Ecuador, reported today the Panamanian Judicial Branch.

19 April 2018

Panama city icon refurbished and wille turned to venue for event

Panama city icon refurbished and wille turned to venue for event

The Panama Municipality has begun refurbishment works on the Municipality House, a mansion built in 1881, which has been the scene of many historical encounters and today serves as the setting for important municipal events. During the ceremony to note the start of work on the project, Panama Mayor, José Blandón Figueroa, gave the house keys to Pablo Torres, general manager of JC Decaux, the company in charge of the restoration.

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.

13 April 2018

Boom in Panama cruise ship arrivals

Boom in Panama cruise ship arrivals

Cruise ship arrivals and passenger disembarkations at Panama’s Amador marina on the Pacific coast recorded major, recorded major increases in the first quarter of 2018 according to the Tourism Authority.