The Panama News blog links, February 16, 2016


The Panama News blog links, February 16, 2016

The Construction Index, GUPC says locks seepage has been halted

gCaptain, Canal expansion finish delayed to at least June

Maritime Executive, First water saving basin test on new locks

BolsaMania, Sacyr se desploma

EurActiv, Nicaragua canal project in doubt

World Maritime News, Abandoned crew of Panama-flag freighter repatriated

Inside Toronto, Dallas trades Blas Pérez to Vancouver

SeeNews Renewables, Wind generation overtakes hydroelectric on a dry season day

Xinhua, Panamá expresa a OCDE voluntad para intercambio de datos financieros

Just Style, Colombia contests WTO decision on apparel tariffs

Sindicato de Periodistas, Despidos masivos de periodistas

EFE, European Investment Bank opens regional office here

La Estrella, IMA volverá a estar bajo el mandato del MIDA

WNCN, Panamanian children for sale on the international market

The Register, SAP settles US case over bribes for Martinelli administration officials

Asharq Al-Awsat, Panama busts man for Hezbollah money laundering

TakePart, FDA bans US imports of gene-spliced salmon for now

Prensa Latina, World Bank says indigenous people gripped by structural poverty

Caribbean News Now!, CARICOM finance ministers worry about banking sector

FreshPlaza, Melon market from glut to shortage

Undercurrent News, New technology to fight farmed shrimp disease tested here

STRI, Secondary tropical forests quickly put on weight

FIS, Scientists warn of arrival of voracious fish to Panama’s Pacific coast

Huffington Post, The fight to save Panama’s golden frogs

Video, We Nuh Want ZIKV

Mongabay: Epidemiologist aims at mosquito breeding, enemies to control Zika

CBS, What long-term marijuana use may do to your memory

NBC, Two Latina scientists play lead roles in gravity waves discovery

Buenos Aires Herald, Pope rails against society of and for a few

Caribbean News Now!, Haiti gets an interim president

Washington Post, Neo-masculinists cancel events over fears of feminist mobs

Gessen, Putin doesn’t need to censor books — publishers do it for him

Soros, Putin is no ally against ISIS

Avnery, A lady with a smile

Transparency International, The world’s most emblematic corruption

Abu-Jamal, Antonin Scalia 1936-2016

Boff, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Stiglitz & Rashid, What’s holding back the world economy?

Johnson, The China Delusion

Blades, Grammy acceptance message


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