July 2, 2022
  • 4:02 am COVID-19 SAFETY GUIDELINES AND REQUIREMENTS TO ENTER PANAMA
  • 9:00 am Nineteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties
  • 8:37 am The Panama Maritime Authority presents an award of outstanding 2021 PSC performance to Fleet Management Limited Hong Kong.
  • 7:49 am Bloomberg New Economy Announces May 18-19 Dates, Advisory Board for Inaugural “Gateway” Latin America Event in Panama
  • 3:44 am Cuba Passport Holders requires Transit Visa from 15 March 2022
  • 7:13 am Change of Business Hours Notice
Hong Kong
Panama

H. E. Mr. Laurentino Cortizo Cohen

President of the Republic of Panama

H.E. Ms. Erika Mouynes

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$