AMCON blames sole proprietors for airlines’ woes, demise
The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) yesterday sought an end to the era of sole proprietorship in the aviation industry, blaming alleged sharp practices among owners for the demise of local airlines. AMCON, a Federal Government’s special vehicle for debt recovery, said its experience while interfacing with players in the industry had shown that…
Kane fires England to World Cup knockout stage
Harry Kane struck a hat-trick as England thrashed Panama 6-1 on Sunday to ease into the World Cup last 16 alongside group rivals Belgium.
Panama World Cup team hotel raided during Oslo match
At around the time that World Cup minnows Panama were playing Norway this week, thieves were busy rifling their Oslo hotel rooms, police told AFP on Thursday.
Ex-Panama president to stop fighting extradition from US
Panama's former president Ricardo Martinelli, currently in a US prison and wanted in his own country on corruption and espionage charges, announced Thursday he would end his fight against extradition.
Mexico beat Panama to qualify for 2018 World Cup
Mexico defeated Panama 1-0 here Friday to seal their qualification for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia from the CONCACAF region.
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dead at 83
Panama's former dictator Manuel Antonio Noriega died in Panama City late Monday, physically diminished after decades of imprisonment for crimes committed during his 1983-1989 rule.
Panama looks to talks with France to get off tax haven list
Panama said Tuesday it will hold talks with France in the coming days, after Paris confirmed the Central American country was back on its blacklist of tax havens because of the Panama Papers leak.
Panama seeks to punish countries that blacklist it as 'tax haven'
The government of Panama on Tuesday announced a bill that would take a range of steps against countries that put it on their blacklists of "tax havens" in the wake of the Panama Papers revelations.