At the last Council of Cabinet of the Ricardo Martinelli minting commemorative centennial coins Panama Canal was approved.
These collector coins $ 20, while in the current 25-cent circulation coins are minted.
In addition to commemorating the 100th anniversary of the waterway, which opened on August 15, 1914, seeks to raise funds for the National Treasury.
This measurement is made at the request of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and will be presented to the National Assembly for approval.
Moreover, state ministers approved a loan to the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) to provide basic services to the area where the City Hospital of the Social Security Fund (CSS) is constructed and located the main market Cold Chain.
Heading 18.9 million, which will be managed by the Administrative Unit of Reverted (UABR), includes the construction of basic infrastructure and highway interchanges required to provide electricity, drinking water systems, storm and sanitary water, communication and roads to the area of the old Golf Chivo Chivo antenna, located in Ancon, Panama province, where the works are executed.
He was eventually approved a decree that grants tax incentives to promote the execution of the event trade promotion “Expo International Conference (2014), Point Regional Meeting: Mining, Infrastructure and Construction” organized in its third year by the Mining Chamber of activity Panama.