The XLII Veraguas Fair, held in Soná, came to a close last Sunday with very successful records. During the 10-day event, which began on Friday, February 15, the fair exhibited folkloric, cultural and agricultural activities. 
The Panama Tourism Authority (ATP) is negotiating with some international operators the possibility of scheduling two direct flights a week from the U.S. to the city of David, to further boost the promotion of tourist destinations in the province of Chiriquí.
Festival Abierto (Open Festival) is back on March 23 and 24 with more artists, more education and culture for everyone, under the slogan 'A sea of new ideas', where the focus will be on the ocean and the purpose will be to promote, educate, empower and inspire people about the future of the Earth.
From April 5 to 7, our country will host the Pan American Olympic Wrestling Championship, in which 350 wrestlers from 25 countries will compete.
Potrerillos Arriba, in the province of Chiriquí, houses the largest climate-controlled bell pepper-growing facility in Latin America. On Monday, their first container departed with 22,000 pounds of red, yellow and orange bell peppers, headed for Port Everglades in Miami, United States. This marks a milestone in the registration books of Panamanian agricultural exports.