Three Panamanian surfers succeeded in advancing to the next round in the World Surfing Championship, which began this weekend on the Santa Catalina beach in Veraguas Province.

El buque escuela de la Armada Española Juan Sebastián Elcano partió ayer de las Islas Canarias rumbo a Puerto Rico, en su nuevo crucero de instrucción y participará en diversos actos en Latinoamérica.

On March 15, more than 150 exhibitors will arrive in the district of Tolé to participate in the 8th San José de Tolé Fair. The organizing committee indicated that the region receives an economic injection of some $250,000 dollars during the five days of the fair.

May is Black Ethnicity Month in Panama and the celebration kicked off with a mass at the Iglesia de Piedra, in Río Abajo.

No longer just a place where ships pass in the night, Panama is the cool Caribbean destination of the moment. There is great change afoot; and it will continue to change over the next few years, with interesting developments that will ensure it becomes known for more than its legendary canal.