The Panama Tourism Authority (ATP) seeks to establish regulation and certification to guarantee that whale-watching tourism is done in a sustainable manner.
Every year the Panamanian Carnival grows as a cultural, economic and tourist event of great importance at the national and international level. With the approach of these festivities, the National Police headquarters were honored on Thursday, January 24 by a visit from Her Majesty Virginia Hernández, Queen of Carnival of the City 2013, accompanied by her princesses Nabil González and Rocío Lezcano.
The XXXIII International Tourism Fair (FITUR) opens this Wednesday in Madrid with a loaded Latin American agenda, and which will begin the prior evening with the XVI Latin American Conference of Tourism Ministers and Businessmen (CIMET).
More than 5,000 people from around the world will arrive in Panama to attend the IX  World Conference and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the World Missionary Movement.
The Panamanian bobsled team, Spirit of Panama, completed the third heat of the Bobsled and Skeleton World Championship with a time of 1:08.47 minutes, a record that put them in 32nd place in the competition.