Jun 16th, 2020

"We are very proud to carry out the first" Isthmic Transshipment "operation in the world during the Coronavirus-related health crisis (COVID-19), which consists of some ninety-one (91) crew members, of aroun... {read more}

PMA Develops protocols for change of crew according to the boarding and disembarking category

Jun 9th, 2020

The PMA is committed with the Maritime Industry and with the Seafarers. Since March, 2020 we have successfully helped to send home some 3,712 people (passengers and crew) from different nationalities and div... {read more}

Guinness World Records - Panama Ship Registry

Dec 31st, 2017

The Panama Ship Registry has been recognized by Guinness World Records, as the “Largest Ship Registry”, or having more than eight thousand ships which account for 18% of the international mariti... {read more}

The Signing of the Maritime Agreement with The People's Republic of China

Dec 31st, 2017

Panama signed an important Maritime Cooperation Agreement with the People's Republic of China, the aforementioned agreement was signed by the Minister for Maritime Affairs, Jorge Barakat Pitty and his counte... {read more}

Museum of Biodiversity opens in Panama

Oct 23rd, 2014

On October 2nd, 2014 the Museum of Biodiversity was opened in Panama.

The Museum of Biodiversity, or BioMuseo, is a natural history museum located in the building ... {read more}

HE Alfredo A. Spiegel Aponte appointed as new Ambassador of Panama to Singapore

Oct 8th, 2014

Panama has appointed HE Alfredo A. Spiegel Aponte as its new Ambassador and Consel General of Panama to Singapore. HE Spiegel arrived to Singapore on October 8th, 2014 and will be presenting his credentials ... {read more}

Farewell Lunch for HE Jose A. Ruiz

Sep 1st, 2014

Members of the Diplomatic & Consular Corp attend a lunch honoring HE Jose A. Ruiz tenure as Ambassador of Panama to Singapore and Dean of the Diplomatic & Consular Corp.

HE Jose A. Ruiz hosts farewell luncheon for four Ambassadors

Apr 7th, 2014

Dean of Diplomatic Corp bids farewell to Ambassador of Cambodia

Dec 18th, 2013

Inauguration of HE Jose A. Ruiz as Dean of Diplomatic Corp.

Nov 12th, 2013

On Tuesday November 12, 2013 HE Jose A. Ruiz was inaugurated as the new Dean of the Diplomatic Corp.

4th Annual Latin American Film Festival

Nov 14th, 2012

The Ambassador of Panama acting on his condition of Dean of the Latin American Group of Ambassadors and acting on behalf of the Ambassadors of Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Venezuela and the Charge d’Aff... {read more}

Breakfast Meeting cum Dialogue Session

Oct 5th, 2012

The Ambassador of Panama, HE Jose A. Ruiz, in conjunction with the visit of General Director of Merchant Marine Alfonso Castillero and Director of Seafarer's Jose R. Hernandez, hosted a breakfast meeting at ... {read more}

Embassy of Panama in Singapore offcially opens Segumar office

Oct 4th, 2012

On October 4th, 2012 The Embassy of Panama in Singapore hosted a cocktail reception at Marina Bay Sands Resort to celebrate the opening of its Segumar Singapore office.  In attendance were the top leade... {read more}

Korean Registry Annual Reception

Jul 24th, 2012

The Korean Registry held a technical seminar at the Marina Mandarin Hotel in Singapore followed by a dinner reception.  Ambassador Jose. A Ruiz was invited to give the toast for this occasion.

HE Jose A. Ruiz presenting his credentials the Governor-General, Lt Gen Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, at Government House in Wellington

Jun 19th, 2012

Envoys for Turkey, Panama, N... {read more}

Panama Canal Authority visits Singapore

Apr 24th, 2012

Ambassador Ruiz is key note speaker at SP Jain College Latin America Cultural Expo

Nov 28th, 2011

President in attendance as Panama Canal expansion reaches important milestone

Oct 20th, 2011


Oct 5th, 2011

Fostering Trade and Investment between Asia and Latin America

Singapore and Panama sign Memorandum of Understanding to create Institute of Electronic Government

Aug 19th, 2011

The National Authority for Government Innovation (AIG) and the Center for E-Government Leadership (EGL), which operates within the modern campus of the National University of Singapore, signed in Singapore a... {read more}

Panama Canal Authority meets with Ministry of Transportation in Singapore

Jul 18th, 2011

Ambassador Ruiz presents his credentials to become Ambassador of Panama to Myanmar and opens Official Representative Office in Yangon.

Jul 5th, 2011

On July 4th 2011, the Ambassador of Panama to Singapore HE Jose Ruiz flew to Myanmar to present his credentials to President Thein Sein in the captial city of Nay Pyi Taw in effect becoming the Ambassador of... {read more}

Ambassador Ruiz set to be the Keynote speaker at the World Ship Registry Conference in Singapore

Jun 29th, 2011

World... {read more}

Sea Asia 2011

Apr 12th, 2011

President of The Republic of Panama to visit Singapore

Oct 17th, 2010

PANAMA President Ricardo Martinelli became the first Panamanian leader to make a state visit to Singapore when he arrived here on Sunday for a three-day visit.

He called on Prime Minister Lee Hsien L... {read more}