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Three new international agricultural products and the inclusion of new species of animals local to the region were the main attractions for visitors and agricultural enthusiasts in the 58th International David Fair.
Omar Park wasn't big enough to hold all the people who flocked there this weekend to watch the performances by various artists at the Festival Abierto, or Open Festival.

The 2,700-passenger ship Monarch is the latest cruise to sail from Panama, with operation set to start in April.

The Monarch cruise ship, the biggest in the Pullmantur line with a capacity to hold 2,700 passengers, will leave every Friday beginning in April and until December of this year, so around 36 departures are scheduled, according to figures from Colón 2000 Cruises.

The event will take place from April 11 to 17. Winners of the Film Fund Awards will be announced on April 16 in the National Theater prior to the Red Carpet screening for this gala.

The list of movies that will be shown during the Panama 2013 International Film Festival (IFF) was revealed at a press conference held by the organizers of this prestigious cultural event.

For several years Panama has been a preferred destination for foreign patients who wish to receive good medical care at affordable prices. When the boom first began, medical tourists could only be treated in the capital city, but now they can look towards the country's interior provinces.