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Business leaders question Panama’s $13.6 billion plan

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

The $13.6 billion five-year plan of public investment promoted by Panama’s government is being questioned by the country’s business leaders.

People in business are raising doubts about the growing debt that the plan will create, along with growing disparities in wealth, and the shortcomings in education.

The concerns arose during a presentation to members of the Panamanian business executives’ association by the minister of economy, Alberto Vallarino.

Original source (in Spanish): Panamá América