National Bank Issues New Red Cross Coins

The National Bank of Panama issued some $4 million in balboa coins to celebrate the foundation of the Panamanian Red Cross in 1917. Made by the Royal Canadian Mint, the coins feature the red cross logo and an image of a volunteer in action. There are also 2,000 collectors editions available for $60 a piece,…

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72-Hour Weather Warning in Effect

The National Civil Protection System has issued a weather warning for the next 72 hours, a product of two tropical waves in the region. Tropical wave Nº 9 is located in the border area of Colombia and Venezuela and tropical wave Nº 10 is located in the central region of Venezuela. Both are moving towards…

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