How to Obtain a Panama Trademark

Due to its geographical position and the Panama Canal, Panama has become one of the major centers of supply of financial services, import, export and re-export of merchandise in the Western Hemisphere. For this reason, Panama has become a strategic center for registration of trademarks and a key jurisdiction to have your trademark protected. Before

Corporation Registry in Panama: Starting a Business in Panama

Panama is one of the top countries foreigners start businesses in. This is because doing business in Panama is cost-effective, safe, private and offers an abundance of business opportunities for both the full-time entrepreneur and part-time retiree. If you’re looking to start a business in Panama, there are simple, basic steps you must take. The

Obligation to keep accounting records for any legal entity, whose operations take effect outside the territory of Panama

Dear Clients: Please be advised that on October 28th, 2016, it was published in the Official Gazette of Panama, the Law 52 of October 27th, 2016, which establishes the obligation to keep accounting records to any legal person, whose operations take effect outside the territory of Panama. This includes corporations and private interest foundations. Said

Panama Residency via Friendly Nations Visa Program

If you’ve ever wanted to live in Panama, now is your chance. Since 2012, the Panama’s immigration policies have become more hospitable for foreigners looking to work and make a life for themselves and their families in Panama. The more lenient immigration policies will bring in many soon-to-be Panama citizens, which will be great for

The Advantages of Registering a Vessel in Panama

The ocean is home to many incredible sea creatures, but it is also a way for humans to travel from one side of the world to another via water vessel. Whether you have a merchant ship that is transferring goods to foreign shores or enjoying the ocean air on a private vessel, such as a

May 10, 2016 | The Panama Papers? Here’s The Real Panama Story (Steve Forbes)

Sharing an article from Steve Forbes "The Panama Papers? Here's The Real Panama Story" https://www.forbes.com/sites/steveforbes/2016/05/10/the-real-story-about-panama/#726c15d9757a

April 21, 2016 | Don’t blame Panama for the Panama Papers by Isabel Saint Malo.

Sharing an article published in The Guardian on April 21, 2016; by Isabel Saint Malo de Alvarado (Vice president and chancellor of Panama) httpss://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/apr/21/panama-papers-tax-haven-financial-transparency  

April 11, 2016 | Don’t Blame Panama. Tax Evasion Is a Global Problem.

Article on the New York Times by the Panama President: Juan Carlos Varela Article link https://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/11/opinion/dont-blame-panama-tax-evasion-is-a-global-problem.html

April 3, 2016 | Panamanian Government reaffirms its commitment to strengthen transparency in its legal services.

See more at: https://www.mire.gob.pa/noticias/2016/04/03/gobierno-de-panama-reafirma-su-compromiso-con-las-reformas-para-fortalecer-la-tr

Offices closed Febr. 8 – 11: Notice

Dear Clients, Kindle note that due to local holidays in Panama our offices would be closed from February 8 to February 11, 2016