Lots of claims, some more specious than others, in Pana-Vene spat

economy Charges and counter-charges between Panama and Venezuela Claims are one thing… by Eric Jackson   I raised a complaint: entrepreneurs in the Colon Free Zone said that President Martinelli was charging 20 percent for each invoice that was paid. Venezuelan President Nicolás ...

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Mexican Night at the Paradise Banquet Hall

culture     El periodismo independiente y valiente depende de tus donaciones Si el botón de arriba no le llegar al lugar correcto, vaya a http://www.paypal.com/ y seleccione la función “send money“ -si usted no tiene una cuenta PayPal, tendrá que inscribirse- y enviar su contribución a ...

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A stroll through Summit Gardens

nature Scenes from Summit Gardens photos by Lesley Hendricks                     Your donations keep us going Ever onward to bigger and better things, folks! But these things do take resources. If the button above doesn’t get you to the right ...

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Vivas, ¿Comer pescado es tan saludable?

opiniones en español ¿Comer pescado es tan saludable? por Esther Vivas — Adital / Público.es Nos dicen que comer pescado es de lo mejor. Nos aporta ácido graso omega 3, vitaminas B, calcio, yodo… Sin embargo, ¿comer pescado es tan saludable? ¿Seguro que es beneficioso para nosotros ...

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Spearfishing: the Dead Zone comes alive

nature The Dead Zone comes alive photos and note by Dix Roper We knew before we left the dock that there were not many fish around. The commercial fishing boats were anchored up in the harbor and other private fishermen were returning empty handed. This was the time of year when the season was ...

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Carnival in Peruvian Amazonia

lifestyle   How they do Carnival in Iquitos photos from Peruvian Amazonia by Karl Kaufmann                         Your donations keep us going Ever onward to bigger and better things, folks! But these things do take resources. If ...

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Los Ngäbe denuncian persecución política a sus líderes

noticias en español ) Los Ngäbe denuncian persecución política a sus líderes por Otramérica lunes 10 de marzo de 2014 — Ricardo Miranda, líder del Movimiento 10 de Abril, ha denunciado persecución y hostigamiento al movimiento Ngäbe que defiende el río Tabasará del intento de reanudar las ...

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Electoral Tribunal complains that Martinelistas stole its restricted database

news According to an article in the March edition of Atlantic Monthly, Panama has obtained the RCS hacking tool. From early in the current administration, when wiretaps authorized by the corrupt former acting attorney general Giuseppe Bonissi were used in corny attack videos uploaded to ...

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The polls

news   The polls (in percentages, all taken just before Mireya threw her support to Arias)   Quantix (La Prensa):                              Arias 37.9      Navarro 32.2     Varela 23.4 IPSOS (La Estrella / Telemetro)            Arias 33          Navarro 32        Varela 22 Dichter ...

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Beeton, Does the OAS support democracy in Venezuela?

opinion Does the OAS support democracy in Venezuela? by Dan Beeton — Americas Blog Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro made news this week by breaking off relations with Panama following Panama’s proposal for the Organization of American States (OAS) to take up the situation in ...

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