Festival Abierto (Open Festival) is back on March 23 and 24 with more artists, more education and culture for everyone, under the slogan 'A sea of new ideas', where the focus will be on the ocean and the purpose will be to promote, educate, empower and inspire people about the future of the Earth.
From April 5 to 7, our country will host the Pan American Olympic Wrestling Championship, in which 350 wrestlers from 25 countries will compete.
Potrerillos Arriba, in the province of Chiriquí, houses the largest climate-controlled bell pepper-growing facility in Latin America. On Monday, their first container departed with 22,000 pounds of red, yellow and orange bell peppers, headed for Port Everglades in Miami, United States. This marks a milestone in the registration books of Panamanian agricultural exports.
The President of the Republic, Ricardo Martinelli, announced yesterday that the public works contract for construction of the second line of the Panama Metro, which will extend from San Miguelito to the 24 de Diciembre sector, will be put up for tender before the end of 2013.
The mayor of La Chorrera, Temístocles Herrera, estimates that in April work could begin on the district's new craft market.