Panama's economy posts strong gains in 6.3 percent surge in second quarter
Panama's economy grew 6.3 percent in the second quarter versus the same period a year ago.
Panama posted strong gains across many sectors in the second quarter, including banking, tourism and construction boosted by the $5.25 billion expansion of the Panama Canal.
The government and analysts expect Panama's economy to expand at least 5 percent this year.
Original source: Reuters