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Panama’s long-term economic growth susceptible to alternative canal route across Nicaragua

Panama has benefited from maintaining one of the region’s highest GDP growth rates in recent years. The country’s economic prospects remain promising despite a dip in GDP growth anticipated for 2014. Nevertheless, strong growth in recent years has had a … Continue reading

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Panama to be linked to new cable subsea system

With one of the region’s highest GDP growth rates forecasted for 2012, Panama’s economic prospects are promising, and this is likely to have a positive knock-on effect on the country’s telecom market. In 2012, telecom revenues are expected to reach … Continue reading

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Panama edging towards second stage of DTTV programme

Panama caused a stir in 2009 by adopting the European DVB-T standard for DTTV services. This contrasted with some of its neighbours such as Mexico, Honduras and El Salvador which favoured the US’s Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) standard. Panama’s … Continue reading

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Panama bucks the trend with solid telecoms growth

Panama’s GDP growth for 2012 is expected to be among the highest in the region. Telecom revenues are expected to reach about US$910 million for the year, with mobile services and broadband being the fastest growing sectors. This growth reflects … Continue reading

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Panama’s telecom market raises great expectations

For 2010, telecom revenues in Panama are expected to exceed US$1 billion, with mobile services and broadband being the fastest growing sectors. Panama’s fixed-line teledensity is about 16% below average for Latin America and the Caribbean, and at least three … Continue reading

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