Singapore to Continue Investing in Panama

Singapore businessmen and investors showed interest in continuing investing in the country.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

During an encounter organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry of Singapore, Lim Hng Kiang, the Panamanian president spoke of advantages in the proposed expansion of the Panama Canal and promoted the country as an excellent logistics platform for companies such as Singapore Airlines.

Singapore entrepreneurs, in turn, highlighted the benefits in the growth of the Panamanian economy and the advantages offered to foreign investors through special laws such as transnational corporations.

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Panama Seeks U.S. Investors

November 2010

A trade mission will visit the U.S. next week seeking to attract investors.

Participating in the mission are representatives of the tourism, banking, construction, logistics and real estate sectors among others.

"For real estate entrepreneur Felix Carles, the Panamanian delegation has an excellent opportunity to provide the country with all its business options, as an ideal platform for investment," reports

Costa Rica Promotes Business in China

October 2010

The Minister of Foreign Trade presented opportunities for trade and investment.

The Minister after providing general introduction of the country, highlighted what she called “the Costa Rican value proposal', focused on six main aspects: (1) track record, more than 200 multinational companies have chosen Costa Rica as their advanced manufacturing center (2) highly qualified human resources (3) strategic location (4) excellent business climate (5) quality infrastructure, which allows access to competitive international markets, which is in the process of modernization and strengthening, and (6) excellent quality of life.

Colombia Discusses More Investments in Guatemala

October 2010

Colombian companies are look to Central America as part of their expansion.

Rosa Maria Bolaños of Free Press, interviewed Colombia's ambassador to Guatemala, Juan Guillermo Angel Mejia.

"In recent years there has been an increase in Colombian investments in the country. How could you explain?

Panama Promoted in Spain as a Strategic Enclave

May 2010

In front of 300 Spanish businessmen, the President of Panama presented his country’s investment plan for the next five years.

President Martinelli noted that Spain is one of the largest investors in Panama, and told businessmen to take advantage of the country’s strategic benfits for installing regional headquarters for transnational corporations.

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