Panamanian History (Part 2)

Historical Events

Events 101 - 112 of 112

  • 1994-05-08 Ernesto Perez Balladares elected president of Panama
  • 1994-07-19 Bomb explosion in Alas Airlines at Colon Panama, 21 killed
  • 1996-06-08 Panama becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty
  • 1996-09-16 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Panama City FL on WTBB 97.7 FM
  • 1999-05-02 Panamanian election, 1999: Mireya Moscoso becomes the first woman to be elected President of Panama
  • 1999-12-31 Control of Panama Canal reverts to Panama
  • 2006-10-22 Panama Canal expansion proposal is approved by 77.8% of voters in a National referendum held in Panama
  • 2014-02-07 German treasurer Helmut Linssen resigns amid a scandal involving offshore banking accounts in the Bahamas and Panama
  • 2014-05-04 Juan Carlos Varela is elected President of Panama

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

2015-04-11 Barack Obama and Raul Castro meet in Panama, the 1st meeting of US and Cuban heads of state since the Cuban Revolution

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
President of Cuba Raúl Castro
President of Cuba
Raúl Castro
  • 2016-04-03 Panama Papers published - 11.5 million confidential documents from offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca expose widespread illegal activities including fraud, kleptocracy, tax evasion and the violation of international sanctions by the world's elite in the world's largest ever data leak
  • 2016-04-05 Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson resigns after the Panama Papers leak show a conflict of interest

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