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Posted: 17 days ago

Panama Canal invites bids for new water management system project

The Panama Canal revealed plans to invest in a portfolio of water management solutions to improve qu...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago
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Maintaining the Panama Canal

The Panama Canal, an artificial 82 km waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the P...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Panama Canal extends relief measures until year-end

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the global economy, the Panama Canal Authority has deci...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Duo inks LNG trucking deal for Panama and Costa Rica

Colon LNG Marketing and Tropigas Natural signed a deal to distribute liquefied natural gas via truck...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Panama Canal ensures steady draft and transit reliability

Panama Canal has secured a steady draft for the upcoming period ensuring an operational level of wat...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Panama Canal tweaks payment system to help customers during the pandemic

The Panama Canal is adjusting its booking system to provide customers added flexibility and relief d...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Panama Canal keeping an eye on the use of alternate routes amid COVID-19 uncertainties

The Panama Canal Authority is keeping a close eye on the challenges the industry is facing at the mo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Holland America’s 2 ships pass Panama Canal after 4 deaths on board Zaandam

The relaxing cruise ship vacation has turned into a nightmare ordeal for passengers on board cruise ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ICS: Ships Transiting Panama Canal May Face Over 30 Pct Price Hikes

Ships transiting the Panama Canal could face price hikes of over 30% by April 1, 2020, due to new ch...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Panama Canal Unveils New Measures to Sustain Water Levels

The Panama Canal is to implement a series of new measures beginning February 15 to sustain an operat...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Panama Canal Gets Its First Female Deputy Administrator

On January 1, 2020, Ilya Espino de Marotta became 1st female Deputy Administrator of the Panama Cana...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

BlueWater: East Coast Ports Push Forward with Dredging

Ports up and down the United States East Coast continue to push forward with harbor dredging and oth...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Panama Canal, AMP Upgrade Maritime Single Window

VUMPA updates aim to improve accuracy of cargo declarations and risk assessments by Panamanian autho...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Panama Canal Handles Record Tonnage in 2019 Fiscal Year

The waterway reached a volume of 469 million Panama Canal tons, a 6.2 percent rise from last year. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Princess Cruises Vessel Opens Panama Canal’s Cruise Season

Island Princess’ transit marked the beginning of what is expected to be a busy cruise season a...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Carnival Cruise Ship Damaged During Panama Canal Transit

The ship came in contact with one of the locks.

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal, Rotterdam Port to Promote International Trade

The parties would promote international trade between Europe and the West Coast of South America. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Okays Latest Tolls Structure Modifications

Implementation dates for tolls applicable to certain segments were postponed until April and May 202...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

New Administrator Takes the Helm at Panama Canal

Vásquez became the fourth Panamanian Administrator of the waterway. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Gets A Rating from Fitch for 4th Year in a Row

Panama Canal is “an underlying asset that is critical not only for Panama, but for internation...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Reveals Speed Limits to Protect Whales

Ships are to sail at a speed of not more than 10 knots in specified areas from August 1 until Novemb...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal, UN Environment to Jointly Fight Climate Change

The parties signed a cooperation deal to join efforts on sustainable development and combating clima...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Gathers Industry Feedback on Tolls Structure Proposal

On July 24, the Panama Canal held a public hearing on its tolls structure modifications proposal. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Three Years: Expanded Panama Canal Exceeding Expectations

Three years and over 6,000 Neopanamax transits later, the expanded canal continues to exceed expecta...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Step Closer to Carbon Neutral Future with Enhanced Green Initiatives

The Panama Canal announces improvements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Panama Canal Hosts Its Biggest Containership to-Date

The 369-meter-long Triton has set a new record in size and container cargo capacity in the Panama Ca...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago