South Korea voices interest in Panama mining with reforms to attract foreign firms
South Korea has expressed interest in boosting investment in Panama, especially in mining projects, following reforms there. A statement by President Ricardo Martinelli said South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak expressed interest in natural resources projects in a recent conversation.
The reforms enacted in Panama, which have drawn protests from environmentalists, labor leaders and others, make it easier for foreign companies to invest in mining.
Original source: AFP