- Panama separates men and women in strict coronavirus lockdown
Panama has enacted a strict coronavirus lockdown based on gender — with men and women only allowed in public on separate days. “Starting April 1, women will circulate Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and men Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday,” President Laurentino “Nito” Cortizo announced on Twitter. “On Sundays everyone should stay at home,” he said. While...
- Cruise ship with nearly 200 sick passengers to arrive in Florida
A cruise ship that is carrying nearly 200 passengers with flu-like symptoms and the bodies of four people who have died on board is scheduled to arrive in Florida this week, reports said. The Holland America vessel was granted passage through the Panama Canal on Sunday and continued its voyage north to the US, Fox...
- Panama says coronavirus-hit cruise ship can go through Panama Canal
Panama's government said
on Saturday that it will allow Holland America Line's MS Zaandam
cruise ship to pass through the Panama Canal, but that no
passengers or crew members would be allowed to disembark in
(Reporting by Elida Moreno, Editing by Rosalba O'Brien)
- Maduro’s boasting ‘narconephews’ helped nail him on drug traffic charge
In the end it was the boast about Nicolas Maduro’s private airport hangar that would seal their fate. At a secret meeting in Honduras, novice drug dealers Efrain Campo, 29, and his cousin Franqui Flores, 30, bragged to a Mexican cartel chief about their influence with their uncle, the president of Venezuela. It was the...
- American among four dead on coronavirus-stricken cruise in Panama
An American, a Swede and people from the UK and Netherlands are among the four who have died on the coronavirus-stricken Holland America cruise stuck off the coast of Panama, according to a new report. A spokesman for the cruise company confirmed the nationalities of the deceased passengers Friday, as it sought port in Florida....
- Four die aboard coronavirus-stricken cruise ship off Panama
Four passengers have died aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Panama and at least two other people on board have tested positive for the coronavirus, a report said Friday. At least 53 passengers and more than 80 crew members also reported suffering flu-like symptoms aboard Holland America’s “Zaandam” cruise ship, CNBC reported. “Our...
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