Darien (Colombia)

Type: City
Name: Darien (Colombia)
Country: Colombia
Latitude: 3.93
Longitude: -76.5
population: 11,724
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Electrical Interconnection Panama - Colombia

The meeting attended by the presidents of Colombia and Panama , Juan Manuel Santos and Juan Carlos Varela, respectively, confirmed the revival of the project for energy interconnection between the two countries, whose construction could begin in 2016 ... [Published CentralAmericaData - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Panama Police Clash with Colombia's FARC in Cross Border Drug Corridor

Panama's border police have killed two alleged FARC members in combat near the border with Colombia , a dense jungle region where security forces from both countries have been coordinating to confront the guerrilla group's 57th Front and drug trafficking ... [Published InSight Crime - Jul 15 2014]
Entities: FARC, Colombia, Panama
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Panama Warns of Incursion of Colombian BACRIM: Report

Panama's border control agency has warned that Colombian criminal groups descended from the paramilitaries are increasingly using the country as a trafficking route, corrupting officials and influencing local gangs, according to a report.Panama America ... [Published InSight Crime - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Panama Balboa - PAB [2]

Think of Panama and the first thing to come to mind is probably the famous Panama hat. You probably won’t immediately think of their currency, the balboa. Panama is the only country to use the balboa but they also use the US dollar. The balboa is also ... [Published Currency Converter - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Panama - Colombia Electrical Interconnection Ready in 2018

Although President-elect Juan Carlos Varela recently expressed interest in expediting the implementation of the interconnection system, its entry into operation could be delayed until 2018, while work is done on the environmental impact studies and the ... [Published CentralAmericaData - Jun 27 2014]


According to the Colombian president, "... in October the first procedures and studies will begin, to be concluded one year after the start of construction."
Panama America website quoted  Frank Abrego, head of border control agency Senafront, as saying that the "highly dangerous" BACRIM groups "seek to enter our territory unnoticed; causing an increase in the trafficking of drugs, people and weapons, as well as ... corruption and the mutation of identified local groups."
An article on Larepublica.co reports on the reactivation of the power interconnection project with Colombia "... and that the project with Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM) will be refloated, this being the company that is building the main electricity dams in the in the neighboring country."

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Electrical Interconnection Panama - Colombia [Published CentralAmericaData - 21 hours ago]
Panama Police Clash with Colombia's FARC in Cro... [Published InSight Crime - Jul 15 2014]
Panama Warns of Incursion of Colombian BACRIM: ... [Published InSight Crime - Jul 09 2014]
Panama Balboa - PAB [2] [Published Currency Converter - Jul 03 2014]
Panama - Colombia Electrical Interconnection Re... [Published CentralAmericaData - Jun 27 2014]
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