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March 20, 2020

Panama: Data Protection and Telework

With the recent approval of Law 126 of 2020, which “ESTABLISHES AND REGULATES TELEWORK IN THE REPUBLIC OF PANAMA”, some data protection measures must be complied […]
March 19, 2020

Temporary Suspension of the effects of the Work Contract in Panama

As a consequence of the existing health crisis in our country, activities in many companies have temporarily stopped, therefore, this companies do not have the financial […]
March 18, 2020

Panama: Labor Regulations -vs- COVID-19

Currently, all companies are facing the consequences generated by the “CoVid-19” virus, reason why Quijano & Associates hereby informs about the actions and modifications in labor […]
March 17, 2020

SBP dictates temporary measures to modify credit terms and conditions due to the COVID-19 outbreak

In order to preserve the stability of the financial system, the Superintendency of Banks of Panama (SBP), adopted measures to mitigate any potential deterioration that impacts […]
January 6, 2020

Panama: Law on tax credit for tourism projects

The president of the Republic of Panama sanctioned Law 122 on December 31st, 2019, by means of which investors who develop tourism products will be eligible […]
October 17, 2019

Panama approves General Tax Amnesty Law

Law 99 of October 11th, 2019 grants general tax amnesty on interests, surcharges and fines of taxes due as of June 30th, 2019 by natural persons, […]
October 11, 2019

Aspects of Public – Private Associations

Panamanian government has approved Law 93 of 2019, which main objective is to promote the development of infrastructure and public services in the country, as an […]
October 8, 2019

Quijano & Associates advises EXSUSA Group on the acquisition of the Interamerican University of Panama (UIP) for US$90 million

In a complex but transparent and efficient transaction, Universal Knowledge Systems Inc. and Global Education Services Inc., affiliates of Grupo EXSUSA, achieved the purchase of 100% […]
October 2, 2019

Panama Tax Authority creates a Procedures Secretariat

Panamanian Tax Authority (DGI, by its initials in Spanish) has informed that a new Procedure Secretariat, attached to the Legal Tax Department, has been created as […]