Multinational companies invest US$ 820 million in Panama

Extract from the newspaper: 
La Estrella de Panamá
Published on: 
Friday, January 27, 2017

As a result of the 134 headquarters of multinational companies established in the Panamanian isthmus, 5,500 jobs have been generated and increased foreign direct investment by US$ 820 million

Representatives of the Ministry of Trade and Industry reveal that foreign direct investment in Panama grew by 17% in the third quarter of 2016. This was the result of the approval of 25 new licenses for the establishment of headquarters of multinational companies.

The Ministry of Commerce and Industries predicts that the country's economic growth and competitive advantages will make the Republic of Panama the option for the establishment of new headquarters of multinational companies in Latin America.