The Panama News blog links, December 17, 2015


The Panama News blog links, December 17, 2015

Video: La ACP está perdiendo una gran transparencia, Rainiero Salas

Seatrade, Evergreen’s CCT port in Coco Solo finishes expansion

Hellenic Shipping News, PSA Panama port expansion on track

Q Costa Rica, Panama – Colombia ferry discontinues service

Reuters, Panama’s economy cools a bit in third quarter

ICIS, Chinese company to provide gas for Panama’s ETESA

La Nación, Empresa de diputado tico demandó a Panamá por $100 millones

USDOJ, Former SAP exec sentenced for bribing Panamanian officials

Bloomberg, Credit Agricole to pay $99.2 million in Swiss scam with Panama tie

PR, US Justice reaches deal with three banks under Swiss Bank Program

Smithsonian, Some forests have outsized impacts on local water

Mongabay, Scientists: halve tropical deforestation to avoid climate catastrophe

Smithsonian, Removing a dam can be a net win for the planet

The Intercept, Toxic firefighting foam has contaminated US drinking water

Arghiris, Mexico approves dengue vaccine

Scruggs, The highs and lows of Latin America and the Caribbean at COP21

Gandásegui, Los retos del cambio climático

Open Culture, Some 1.5 million US slave documents being scanned into digital archive

The Guardian, World Court rules for Costa Rica in boundary spat with Nicaragua

Reuters, Colombian government and FARC agree on reparations for victims

Main, Honduran-US call to address corruption and impunity in Honduras

Video: José Stoute, víctima de los pinchazos de Martinelli

The Dichter & Neira December 2015 Panama poll (PDF in Spanish)


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