Tiny Streets, Big Stories Casco Viejo is the oldest area in Panama City (which, of course, also makes it the most charming).
The narrowest piece of land was at Panama, but it was covered in dense, mountainous jungle.
In fact, about a year ago, on Oct. 21, 2011, Obama signed new free-trade agreements with South Korea, Panama, and Colombia.
In 1988 Reagan had been so afraid of another Vietnam that he refused to send ground troops to Panama.
Obama did sign those trade deals with South Korea, Panama, and Colombia—but he signed them in private.
If so, is the Panama route the best for the additional mails?
Mr. Jenkins, the grocer, rented a cutaway, and bought a new Panama to wear with it.
These inquisitors were received with great ceremony at Panama and Lima, when they first formed the tribunal.
This stronghold Morgan must have if he ever hoped to win Panama.
She was dressed in a short white serge and the Panama hat, which as yet was innocent of autographs.
probably from an unknown Guarani word, traditionally said to mean "place of many fish." Originally the name of the settlement founded 1519 (destroyed 1671 but subsequently rebuilt). Panama hat, made from the leaves of the screw pine, attested from 1833, a misnomer, because it originally was made in Ecuador, but perhaps so called in American English because it was distributed north from Panama City. Panama red as a variety of Central American marijuana is attested from 1967.
Note: Backed by the United States, which wanted to negotiate a treaty to build a canal connecting the Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean, Panama revolted against Colombia, of which it was a part, and declared itself independent in 1903.
Note: The United States built the Panama Canal from 1904 to 1914, and American relations with Panama long were shaped by the U.S. presence in the Canal Zone, which divides the country.
Note: In 1989, the United States invaded Panama and forcibly removed its leader, Manuel Noriega, to the United States, where he was tried and convicted for drug trafficking. (See also Panama Canal.)