PANAMA, the best-kept secret for your world-class conventions.

PANAMA, the best-kept secret for your world-class conventions.

Categories: ¿Por qué Panamá?


  • -12 daily direct flights to North America
  • -More than 80 direct flights to the Caribbean, Central America and South America
  • -Daily direct flights from Europe
  • -Tocumen International Airport welcomes approx. 7 billion passengers per year (2012)



  • -Houses 100 international banks
  • -Economic growth of 10% in 2012
  • -Second largest free trade zone in the world
  • -Country currency: U.S. dollar
  • More than 100 multinational companies



  • -New convention center will open in 2014
  • -More than 23,500 hotel rooms (2012)
  • -550.000 ft2 / 172,000 m2 of meeting space
  • -Home to international hotel brands: Hard Rock, Hilton, lntercontinental,
  • -JW Marriott, Le Meridien, Marriott, RLU, Sheraton, Trump, Waldorf Astoria, Westin



  • -Panama Canal: 8th modern wonder of the world, currently under expansion, 100th anniversary in 2014
  • -Frank Gehry Biodiversity Museum will open in 2013
  • -Seven indigenous groups live in Panama
  • -Archipelago of over 1,800 islands dot the Caribbean and Pacific coasts
  • -More than 35% of the country is deemed a nature reserve
  • -Panama City's Old Town area dates back to the 16th century and is a UNESCO heritage site
  • -Modern city with a cosmopolitan nightlife.



  • -We are a safe country, in fact one of the safest countries in the region
  • -Attractive prices, one of the most affordable cities in the region
  • -IRS Tax Exemption for meetings by U.S. companies held in Panama
  • -30 days of free health insurance for visitors

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