Copa Holding, shareholder of the Panamanian airline Copa, reported that it provided transportation services to 2.3 million passengers in the first two months of the year.

The figure represents a 19.5% increase compared to the same period last year, when the company transported 1.9 million people. Of this total, 2.2 million were international passengers, while the remainder was from internal operation of the company's subsidiary in Colombia, Copa Airlines Colombia. 

On September 20 and 21, the 4th International Tourism Expo 2013 will be held at the Atlapa Convention Center.

At the inauguration of the International David Fair, the Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli was the guest of honor, alongside his Costa Rican counterpart, Laura Chinchilla.
With the coronation of fair queen Natividad del Carmen tonight, the 8th Agroecological, Craft and Tourist Fair begins in the El Colmón area of Macaracas, in the province of Los Santos.

A tourist is not just someone who travels to a destination to explore its museums, archaeological sites and recreational parks.

There are also tourists who go to another country seeking, in addition to visit its cultural attractions, to receive a medical service or treatment of high quality, but at a more affordable cost than if they had paid for it in their home country.