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Panama first Central American nation to ban plastic bags

Panama has now joined more than 60 other countries that have totally or partially banned single-use plastic bags, or introduced taxes to dissuade their use.

Nike ditches shoe design after Panama’s indigenous Guna protest

The mola design is considered like a flag to the Guna people, a cultural identity.

Pilihan raya umum Panama bermula Ahad

Pilihan raya kali ini membabitkan sejumlah 2,757,823 pengundi berdaftar, di samping 7,725 pengundi luar negara.

5 anniversaries in 2019 that will inspire unforgettable vacations

These diverse locations will definitely get your travel juices going.

Brazil held 1-1 by Panama in lacklustre friendly

Panama had never scored against Brazil before, losing all four previous meetings and conceding 16 goals in the process.

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist, adds Saudi Arabia

Critics said the list fell short of including several countries that have been involved in money-laundering scandals in Europe.

Pope Francis says Church hasn’t known ‘how to listen’

Francis has called senior bishops from around the world to deal with widespread clergy sex abuse of children and young people.

Pope defends migrants, marginalised, at Panama meeting with young

The pope told hundreds of thousands of young pilgrims that it was senseless to condemn every immigrant as a threat to society.

Panama youth meeting offers pope respite from scandals

Groups of young pilgrims are flocking into Panama city, wrapped in the flags of their nations.

Pope heads to Panama for giant youth meeting

The 82-year-old pope will use the major event on the Catholic calendar to address the problems of poverty, corruption and migration in his native Latin America.

Panama leads ranking of top 25 places in the world to...

For the first time, Thailand also cracked the top 10 list while Sri Lanka made its first-ever debut.

Panama awards US$1.4 billion bridge project to Chinese group

Panama became the first Latin American country to partner with Beijing's giant multi-billion dollar 'Belt and Road' development initiative.

Canada rout Panama to book Women’s World Cup berth

Canada took Panama apart, winning 7-0 to qualify for next year's Women's World Cup.

Moriyasu stays perfect as Japan beat Panama 3-0

Japan won their second straight game under new coach Hajime Moriyasu.

Lloyd’s hattrick fuels US women’s team’s rout of Panama

Carli Lloyd scored three goals in the US' 5-0 victory over Panama in a CONCACAF World Cup qualifier

China buka kedutaan di Republik Dominica selepas putus hubungan dengan Taiwan

Taiwan kini mempunyai hubungan rasmi dengan hanya 17 negara, yang kebanyakannya kecil dan kurang maju di Amerika Tengah dan kepulauan Pasifik, termasuk Belize dan Nauru.

Taiwan president visits Belize looking to shore up support

Belize is one of 18 remaining countries that recognise Taiwan, with Burkina Faso and the Dominican Republic shifting diplomatic ties to China earlier this year.

Colombia, US, Mexico, Panama seek to combat Venezuelan corruption

Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cárdenas met officials from Mexico, Panama, and the United States to discuss corruption within the Venezuelan government.

Tunisia’s best hope was for third place, says coach Maâloul

After Tunisia beat Panama, their coach Nabil Maâloul admitted that third place in Group G was about as well as they expected to fare.

Worst team at World Cup? Proud Panama demands respect

Panama coach Hernán Gómez refused to accept the media's scathing criticism of his team.

Khazri ends Tunisia’s long wait for finals win

The result brought some vindication for the North Africans, who coach Nabil Maaloul had admitted before the game were demoralised after their defeats by England and Belgium.

Prince William watches England thrash Panama in replay

The Duke of Cambridge missed the momentous game that helped England ease into the World Cup last 16 but caught a replay at the home of his host Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah.

Panama coach says World Cup lessons must be heeded

Gomez said he sought to impress upon his players the need to take heed of the conditioning of their opponents and their disciplined approach to the game.

England march into last 16 after thrashing Panama 6-1

The result, a record win for England in a World Cup finals match, means England qualify for the knockout stage with a game to spare, along with Belgium who also have six points.