Mission for Growth: enhancing economic ties between Panama and the EU Published on: 11/06/2014, Last update: 12/06/2014
As part of the EU’s effort to strengthen economic relations with Central and Latin American countries, European Commission Vice President Antonio Tajani will lead a Mission for Growth to Panama on 12 June 2014.
He will be accompanied by a large business delegation composed of 32 companies, 5 European business associations representing 11 EU Member States. During his visit to Panama, Vice President Tajani will hold discussions with the Minister of the Presidency of the Republic of Panama, Roberto Henriquez, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Francisco Alvarez De Soto, and Panama Canal's administrator, Jorge L. Quijano (tbc). A B2B match-making event will allow European and Panamanian entrepreneurs to find cooperation partners and should help EU companies to operate in targeted industry sectors, such as infrastructure, construction, technology and harmonisation of standards.