Central America


a country in Central America on the Isthmus of Panama, the landbridge between the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean that connects North and South America. Panama is bordered by Colombia and Costa Rica. The country is best known for the Panama Canal, a man-made waterway, opened in 1914. The canal cuts through the country, linking the Caribbean Sea (Atlantic) with the Pacific Ocean. The canal is owned and administered by the Republic of Panama, it is one of the two most-strategic artificial waterways in the world (the other is the Suez Canal in Egypt). Until 1999 the Panama Canal was controlled by the United States. Panama occupies an area of 74,177 km², making it slightly larger than the Republic of Ireland or slightly smaller than the U.S. state of South Carolina. Panama s landscape is mostly montainous, covered by rainforest and jungle. The highest point in Panama is Volcán Barú, an active stratovolcano with an elevation of 3,475 m (11,460 feet) is located in west, close to the border with Costa Rica. Panama has a population of about 4 million people (in 2017); capital and largest city is Panama City; official language is Spanish

Access to teleco-Broadband


Download: 36.46 Mbps

Upload: 14.53 Mbps

Rank: 32

Fixed broadband

Download: 21.35 mbps

Upload: 6.71 mbps

Rank: 94

Panama Friendly Nations Visa

Entrepreneur , Investor - All Business Sectors
$5000 - One year - Panama

Panama Friendly Nations Visa is for foreigner from 50 nations considered “friendly” to Panama. To qualify, the friendly citizen can either buy an existing Panama business or create a new business here or be employed in a professional capacity for a P...

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Panama’s Reforestation Investor Visa

Investor - Reforestation
$80000 - Two years - Panama

The Panama Reforestation Investment Visa is a permanent Panama Resident Visa for foreigners that invest in their personal names or through a legal entity in activities of reforestation or authorized forest plantation, or any other activity authorized...

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Panama’s Business Investor Visa

Investor - All Business Sectors
$160000 - Two years - Panama

The Panama Business Investor Visa is for foreigners desiring to invest in a Panama business, with a minimum capital stock of 160000 PAB

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