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April 3, 2020

Administrative Authorities’ Terms Suspension has been extended

Administrative Authorities in Panama have decided to extend the measures adopted for the suspension of terms, due to the situation that our country is going through […]
April 3, 2020

COVID- 19 and Public Procurements in Panama

Officially declared by the World Health Organization (WHO), the pandemic of the COVID-19 outbreak, which has impacted many nations, affecting the health of citizens, the economy […]
March 31, 2020

Temporary Suspension of Activities in the Construction Industry

Executive Decree No. 506 of March 24, 2020, orders the temporary suspension of the activity of the construction industry in all projects currently under development in […]
March 31, 2020

Relevant Aspects of Panama’s Tax Amnesty Extension

By Law No. 134 of March 20, 2020, Panama’s tax amnesty period has been extended until June 30, 2020 for the payment of taxes owed and […]
March 31, 2020

Tax Measures due to the COVID-19 State of Emergency

The Ministry of Economy and Finance has promulgated Executive Decree No.251 of March 24, 2020, by which extraordinary tax measures are adopted in order to alleviate […]
March 26, 2020

Superintendence of the Securities Market of Panama enables receipt of digital documentation and online payments

Please download the Superintendency’s Offical Statement here Please download the instructions for the correct reception of digital documents here
March 25, 2020

Special and Temporary Measures for the abbreviated registration of the modifications of certain terms and conditions of the public offer of registered securities at the Securities Stock Market

Background: Given the potential adverse effects that the health crisis caused by the Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) will have, for issuers of registered securities at the Securities […]
March 24, 2020

Suspension of terms and other special measures ordered by Administrative and Judicial Authorities in Panama

We hereby communicate the suspension of terms and other special measures adopted by administrative and judicial authorities in the Republico f Panama, due to the situation […]
March 23, 2020

Panama: Companies’ Closing Procedure – COVID-19

By Executive Decree No. 500 of March 19, 2020, the temporary closure of commercial establishments and natural or legal person’s companies have been ordered throughout our […]