This post is from the Panama Travel and Real Estate News March 2010 Issue.
Panama Fast Facts: Did You Know?
- Panama has the 2nd largest number of offshore-registered companies after Hong Kong.
- Panama has the smallest population in Central America.
- Panama had their first female president in 1999 - Mireya Moscoso.
- Panama is in the same time zone as New York and Washington DC.
- In 1990, Panama's army was abolished and the Panamanian Public Forces were created for police purposes.
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