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January 4, 2019

The Republic of Panama’s Property tax reform grants exemption to owners of Real Estate exclusively used as “Family Living Quarters” or as “Main Residence”

Law No. 66 of the 17th of December, 2017, Decree No. 362 of the 29th of November, 2018 and Decree No. 363 of the 4th of […]
November 8, 2018

Panama’s National Assembly approves bill to amend Multinational Headquarters regime

The Government of the Republic of Panama, with a view to enhancing the advantages offered to multinational headquarters for establishing and operating offices inside of the […]
October 4, 2018

Panama and Japan evaluate expanding mutual cooperation

Panamanian Vice President recently received the visit of the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Masahisa Sato, in a meeting that confirmed the close relationship […]
August 16, 2018

Panama’s Ministry of Commerce and Industries presents Bill which aims to amend the Law of the Special Regime for establishment and operation of Multinational Branches

With the objective of increasing foreign investment and consolidating the logistics and services platform of Panama, the Minister of Commerce and Industries presented a bill (not […]
August 7, 2018

Chile and Panama will promote agro-industrial hub and cruise route

The governments of Chile and Panama undertook to promote an agro-industrial hub and a cruise route with the purpose of expanding the commercial relationship between both […]
July 25, 2018

PANAMA: New laws announced to comply with OECD

The Panamanian Government will present new laws-proposals to comply with the requirements of international organizations for the consideration of the National Assembly. The Minister of Economy […]
May 23, 2018

Panama and Israel sign Free Trade Agreement

Panama and Israel signed on 17th May a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the interest of strengthening trade relations between the two countries, reaching its maximum […]
April 20, 2018

PANAMA: New Stamped-Visa requirement for nationals of the Republic of India

[PANAMA: Executive Decree 113 of the 4th of April, 2018] Whereby the Republic of India is included among the countries requiring a visa stamped by the […]
April 13, 2018

PANAMA: No visa is required for Schengen Visa Holders and European Union Residents

[PANAMA: Executive Decree 114 of the 4h of April, 2018] Whereby the requirement of a Visa to enter the Republic of Panama as a tourist is […]