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New Tourist stay rules

 NEW RULES governing the length of time tourists can stay in the country went into effect on Wednesday, May 31. It is aimed primarily at residents from Colombia, Nicaragua and Venezuela.

The new rule establishes a maximum time of stay of 90 days as a tourist in the country of 90 days. Previously it was 180 days.


Retirement Detectives about to break through 2.5 million hits!!!

 2.5 million hits. WOW - that is a tremendous achievement.  I am very proud that so many have found value in what I have written. I will continue to try to live up to your expectations, and provide the good, the bad and the bizarre about life in Panama.

Casting for PANAMÁ: THE MUSICAL underway

Principal castings meetings were hed last Monday. Full auditions and casting will be Saturday July 15th.


Rumours flying regarding Peter and Rose

 This was sent to me by a media outlet in the beaches. Rose has been asked and offered the opportunity to clarify the situation. Yellow tape has been strung across the front of the restaurant. See the notice below:


What is PANAMA: THE MUSICAL about?

Here is a summary of our story:

It's 1927 - The World War is over - the stock market crash is two years away. Life is grand. Babe Ruth just hit his record setting 60th home run... the world cheers as Charles Lindbergh becomes the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic. 


Noriega Dead at 83

General Manuel Noriega, the brutal dictator who ruled Panama from 1983 to 1989 died in St Thomas Hospital Monday May 29 at 11 PM.


TV series, Movies and Books for sale this Sunday

 BOOKS, DVD's on sale this Sunday

On Sunday May 21, at 10 am, the Rotary Club of Playa Coronado will be selling approximately 1000 new books and DVD's at Picasso in Coronado.


IFF Panama a major success

The 6th Edition of IFF Panama showed tremendous growth and strong public support in 2017.


AVOID THE BEACHES until after May 7

 Sinaproc warns: Avoid beaches until after May 7th

A WARNING of waves of up to 3 meters and a strong undertow along Panama’s Pacific Coast has been issued by the Civil Protection System (SINAPROC). 


Preventing the mosquito bite

 Why is it that mosquitoes seem to really like biting some people but leave others alone?


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