Superhero movie bringing needed jobs to impoverished area of Colon.

https://www.prensa.com/economia/las-plazas-de-empleo-que-genera-la-filmacion-de-escuadron-suicida-ii/ A group of colonists showed satisfaction for the employment opportunity generated by the shooting of the film Suicide Squad II , which uses locations between 7th and 9th streets and Amador Guerrero and Justo Arosemena avenues, in the city of Colon. Sequence of ‘Suicide Squad II’ will be filmed in the …

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Of course I’m back on ODEBRECHT. New faces every week.

https://www.laestrella.com.pa/nacional/200217/continuan-hoy-indagatoria-jaime-lasso-caso-odebrecht The Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor of the Public Prosecutor’s Office (MP) resumed on Monday morning the inquiry followed by the former ambassador of Panama in South Korea, Jaime Lasso, in relation to the Odebrecht case. Lasso, alleged to have received bribes from the Brazilian construction company, showed up at the …

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Suicide Squad Sets Up in Colon

The cast and crew of Suicide Squad 2 are on location in Colon, the degenerate port city on Panama’s Atlantic coast. Filming kicks off among the condemned and ramshackle buildings between 7th and 9th streets and Amador Guerrero and Justo Arosemena avenues. In the radius are five churches, Casa Wilcox, the San Jose La Salle school, the…
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Moana Heads to Puerto Rico

Moana, a baby manatee rescued in Panama, flew to Puerto Rico for rehabilitation Saturday. Ministry of Environment personnel found her undernourished and alone off the coast of San Lorenzo, Colon earlier this month. She was nursed back to traveling condition and put on a private plane, wrapped in wet blankets and towels. Her home for…
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Ms. Pelosi vs Ms. Fu, with editor’s notes and questions — US vs Huawei

The editor’s notes and questions In general * First, admissions of bias. Yours truly, the editor, is a dual US and Panamanian citizen, a Bernie Democrat as a gringo and an independent and anti-imperialist man of left as a panameño. I have pretty much assimilated the ethical principle of free expression, and the skeptical views […]

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We Took the Skyway

Skyway Airlines is Bocas’ new way to get to Costa Rica within minutes of the Bocas del Toro International Airport on Isla Colon. Skyway is a Costa Rican airline that began in 2017 and Bocas is its first international destination. The Bocas Breeze had some business to take care of in San José, Costa Rica […]
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Metro to Dig Tunnel Under Panama Canal

Panama’s third metro line will now run under and not over the Panama Canal as previously planned, officials confirmed Thursday. Initially designed to transit a future fourth bridge over the waterway, Minister of Public Works Rafael Sabonge said the projects will be separated to avoid delaying the subway expansion to Panama West. The new plan is…
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Colegio de Sociología, Alto al ataque contra profesionales

Los médicos extranjeros podrían llenar los vacíos en áreas remotas donde no hay suficientes profesionales de la salud. Pero traer extranjeros para destruir los sindicatos de los sistemas de salud pública no hace nada para resolver el problema principal: la corrupción masiva que deja a nuestros hospitales sin medicamentos ni suministros. Foto del Hospital Santo […]

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¿Wappin? Shouldn’t you EXPECT a playlist like this from a guy named Malo?

Foto por el Ministerio Público de Panamá. See, Your Honor, it’s like thisMire, Su Excelencia, es como así … Alci Acosta – Preso Número 9https://youtu.be/0aHIruJJqFY Big Mama Thornton – Ball and Chainhttps://youtu.be/vypSOetzlQo Billie Eilish – No Time To Diehttps://youtu.be/7yJ328yi55c MC5 – Motor City’s Burninghttps://youtu.be/-y871cCYOyU Desmond Dekker – Shanty Townhttps://youtu.be/gKZqyPLUJf4 Natalie Merchant – I’m Not The […]

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