For 23 years the town of El Nance, in the district of San Carlos, has celebrated its Lobster Festival, an activity admired by domestic and foreign tourists that aims to exalt the arduous work of fishermen on these shores.

The president of the Republic, Ricardo Martinelli, attended the reopening of Enrique Malek International Airport in the city of David.

Near the new air strip, the president underscored that the project will help develop the tourism industry, support agricultural exporters and allow for more places of employment in this region of the country.

In the typical summer heat, this Sunday, January 20 at the Party Zone in Amador, the flag of "Carnival of the City, Discovery 2013" was hoisted.
In May 2014, those Panamanians who are residing abroad and have updated their personal information will be able to cast their vote via the Internet. At a press conference yesterday, Judge Eduardo Valdés Escoffery of the Electoral Court said that this mechanism intends to expedite the voting process for residents who live outside the country.
The love of literature is a seed that can be planted from a very tender age. The International Program to Promote Children's Literature (Piali) thus seeks to encourage reading and writing among young children.