Bocas del Toro Community Unites in the Name of Food Security

Español abajo COVID-19 crisis shuts down tourism as of mid-March As the virus began to spread in early March and the first case was detected in Panama on March 9th, it became clear to travelers and business proprietors alike that international…

1

COVID-19 Panama Update: MINSA Suggests the Use of Masks for All (1,801 accumulated cases, still 2 in Bocas del Toro)

April 4, 2020 As of the 6pm national press conference on April 4th, the Ministry of Health reports an accumulated total of 1,801 New Coronavirus cases, an increase of 128 from yesterday’s totals. Of the 1,801 cases, 1,513 are in…

0

COVID-19 Update and Predictions for April 10

April 3, 2020 At the April 2nd press conference, the government announced the existence of the very first two cases of COVID-19 in the province of Bocas del Toro. In today’s conference, a total of four cases in Bocas del…

0

First Confirmed Cases of the New Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bocas del Toro

April 2, 2020 En español abajo Each day the Panamanian national government directs a televised press briefing on the New Coronavirus situation. Residents of Bocas del Toro watch closely to listen to the updates on case numbers, learn about new preventative…

1

15 of the Island’s Most Eligible Bachelorettes Are Sick of Dating in Bocas and Tell All…You Won’t Believe What They Say!

APRIL FOOLS! We have no island dating drama to share, sorry. However, if we did catch your attention, we would like to take…

2

COVID-19 in Panama Updates – Bocas del Toro and the Novel Coronavirus

May 10, 2020 Español abajo Health minister Dr. Rosario Turner announced that 55% of all COVID-19 patients can be considered “clinically recovered,” meaning that they have not exhibited any symptoms of the virus for 14 days…

9

If They Can….  “Yo Puedo”

A camp designed to empower the spirits of local youth and promote their healthy development, reminding them of their value within society both now and in the future as adults By Estefanía Darias Salas Español abajo The most…

0

Panama’s Borders Restricted to Contain the Spread of COVID-19

Coronavirus & How it Relates to Bocas del Toro, Panama As of 3pm today, Monday, March 16th, 2020, there are 55 known cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Republic of Panama – mostly in the Panama metropolitan area…

0