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Starting on April 27, 2013, the Pullmantour cruise ship will begin its cruise trips from the home port of Colón, which is considered one of the best tourism products at the FITUR fair in Madrid. A large poster in the center of Panama's pavilion depicting this grand ship, which weighs 70,000 tons, is outfitted with 12 decks, has capacity for 2,850 passengers and 780 crew members and will be making 37 departures, attracted the interest of dozens of tour operators in Latin American and European markets.

With a time of 2:15:52, on Sunday Óscar Galíndez from Argentina became the new Ironman 70.3 Panama.

The cycling race was what gave him a leading edge over the other competitors. The athlete surpassed all expectations, thus winning the 2nd Ironman 70.3 Panama.

The reality show will be filmed on the Isthmus with a $3 million dollar budget.

Panama continues to be a much sought-after destination in the world of Hollywood producers, particularly those of reality TV shows, as is the case with the next project of filming "Survivor Turkey". This television program, which has a budget of $3 million dollars, will be filmed in our country this year, announced Arianne Benedetti, director of the Panama Film Commission.

Copa Airlines has announced a new route to the United States, deciding to add a direct flight to Boston. This is the latest in the airline's increasing number of frequencies to destinations such as Orlando (also in the United States), Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and Puerto España, as well as Trinidad and Tobago.
Pullmantur's future operation of its Monarch cruise ship from the home port of Colón in Panama, starting April 27, 2013, is one of the main attractions at FITUR in Spain.