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Hong Kong
Panama

H. E. Mr. Laurentino Cortizo Cohen

President of the Republic of Panama

H.E. Mr. Alejandro Ferrer López,

Minister of Foreign Affairs

Panama


Country Official Name
Republic of Panama ( ENG )
República de Panamá ( SPA )

Capital 

Panama City

President
H. E. Mr. Laurentino Cortizo Cohen

Government Type 

The Republic of Panama is an independent State. Its government is unitary, republican, democratic and representative. It is composed of three governing areas the Executive, Legislative and Judicial
Area 75,517 sq. km.

Total Population

3,395,346 inhabitants

Time Difference
Panama is on U.S. Eastern Standard Time all year (GMT-5).
Comparing to Hong Kong, Panama is 13 hours behind the local time in HK

Language

Official language: Spanish; but many Panamanians are also fluent in English 

Currency

Balboa (nominal currency); US dollar circulates all over the country

Exchanges Rate

1 Balboa = 1 US$