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US rattled as China's construction work under Belt and Road initiative reaches Panama in Central America
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US rattled as China's construction work under Belt and Road initiative reaches Panama in Central America

China's expansion in Latin America of its Belt and Road initiative to build ports and other trade-related facilities is stirring alarm in the US.

Taiwan condemns Panama's severance of diplomatic ties, accuses China of using 'money diplomacy'
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Taiwan condemns Panama's severance of diplomatic ties, accuses China of using 'money diplomacy'

Taiwan on Tuesday slammed Panama after it switched diplomatic relations from Taiwan to China, accusing Beijing of using "money diplomacy" to sway Panama

Panama switches diplomatic ties from Taipei to Beijing, calls Taiwan 'inalienable part of Chinese territory'
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Panama switches diplomatic ties from Taipei to Beijing, calls Taiwan 'inalienable part of Chinese territory'

Panama has switched diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China after a century of having only commercial relations with the Asian giant.

Panama Canal to open for bigger cargo ships as expansion work completed
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Panama Canal to open for bigger cargo ships as expansion work completed

Now, ships as long as the Eiffel Tower is tall, and as broad as Olympic-sized swimming pools, will be able to use the Panama canal.

Panama Papers reveal countries' vulnerabilities: President Juan Carlos Varela
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Panama Papers reveal countries' vulnerabilities: President Juan Carlos Varela

The scandal triggered by the Panama Papers leak of information on how and where the world's wealthy stash funds to avoid detection or taxes underscored many countries' vulnerabilities, President Juan Carlos Varela said Tuesday.

Panama president seeks global efforts to tackle tax haven scandal
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Panama president seeks global efforts to tackle tax haven scandal

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela called on Tuesday for global efforts to tackle the "Panama Papers" scandal

Panama Papers an external hack, not a leak from the inside: Mossack Fonseca files complaint
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Panama Papers an external hack, not a leak from the inside: Mossack Fonseca files complaint

Ramon Fonseca said the firm, Mossack Fonseca, had broken no laws and that all its operations were legal; it had never helped anyone evade taxes.