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Panama on the rise

Construction, global interest booming, eclipsing long-range worries

By Indira A.R. Lakshmanan
Globe Staff / December 27, 2006

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PANAMA CITY -- Long a freewheeling shipping hub and offshore banking center for the Americas, Panama is enjoying a building boom on a scale unmatched since the construction of its famous canal 92 years ago. (Full article: 1226 words)

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