Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama (September 4, 2020)

Event:  COVID-19 Situation Report and Upcoming Economic Reopening  

On August 25, the Government of Panama announced plans to reduce movement restrictions and open up additional economic sectors, starting on September 7.  The plan is conditional upon meeting certain criteria regarding the control of the COVID-19 pandemic in Panama.  For additional details about the plan, visit the website of the Ministry of the Presidency  

On September 7 the Government of Panama will open the following economic sectors:  Construction and related activities (engineers, architects, project managers, contractors, moving services), Panama Pacifico, Colon Free Zone and other free trade zones, private ship docks and sports fishing, tailor shops, shoe shops, and carwashes will resume operations.  

Actions to Take:  

Assistance:   

U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama 
Building 783, Demetrio Basilio Lakas Avenue 
Clayton, Panama 
+507 317-5000 
Panama-ACS@state.gov  
https://pa.usembassy.gov/    

State Department – Consular Affairs 
+1 (888)407-4747 or +1 (202)501-4444  
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