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Brazil, Mexico ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after fatal crash

14 Mar 2019

SAO PAULO/PANAMA CITY Latin America's two largest nations Brazil and Mexico on Wednesday suspended Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft from flying, mirroring actions by European, Chinese and U.S. authorities after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane.

Brazil, Mexico ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after fatal crash

14 Mar 2019

SAO PAULO/PANAMA CITY Latin America's two largest nations Brazil and Mexico on Wednesday suspended Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft from flying, mirroring actions by European, Chinese and U.S. authorities after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane.

Brazil, Mexico ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after fatal crash

14 Mar 2019

SAO PAULO/PANAMA CITY Latin America's two largest nations Brazil and Mexico on Wednesday suspended Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft from flying, mirroring actions by European, Chinese and U.S. authorities after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane.

UPDATE 3-Brazil, Mexico ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after fatal crash

14 Mar 2019

SAO PAULO/PANAMA CITY, March 13 Latin America's two largest nations Brazil and Mexico on Wednesday suspended Boeing Co's 737 MAX aircraft from flying, mirroring actions by European, Chinese and U.S. authorities after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane.

Panama to call its EU envoy for consultations over 'high risk' list

13 Feb 2019

PANAMA CITY Panama said on Wednesday it will call home its ambassador to the European Union for consultations over the renewed inclusion of the Central American tax-haven on a blacklist of countries that have weak anti-money laundering and terrorist financing regimes.

Tired tugboat captains flag accident risk at Panama Canal

20 Dec 2018

PANAMA CITY In April last year, the 148-tonne tugboat Cerro Santiago collided with the U.S. Coast Guard vessel Tampa while passing through the Panama Canal after the captain of the tug fell asleep.

Panama, China sign accords on Xi visit after diplomatic ties start

03 Dec 2018

PANAMA CITY Panama and China on Monday signed 19 cooperation agreements on trade, infrastructure, banking, tourism and other areas on Chinese President Xi Jinping's inaugural visit to the isthmus nation after the two countries opened diplomatic ties last year.

Ex-Panama president's sons detained in Miami on corruption charges

21 Nov 2018

PANAMA CITY The two sons of jailed former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli have been arrested in Miami and face extradition back home on money-laundering charges, Panama's attorney general said on Wednesday.

Panama Canal head expects fewer China, U.S. ships if trade war escalates

14 Sep 2018

PANAMA CITY Fewer ships from China and the United States could use the Panama Canal if trade tensions escalate between the two economic giants, but the dip could be offset by grain exports from north Brazil, the head of the organization that operates the waterway said.

U.S. extradites former Panama president to home country

12 Jun 2018

PANAMA CITY The United States on Monday extradited former Panamanian president Ricardo Martinelli to the Central American country, the U.S. State Department said, to face charges of illegal wiretapping.

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