It was a multi-billion dollar project with a bold aim: to double the capacity of the Panama Canal. But there’s a big snag.
Chile's investigations police have declassified a trove of files shedding light on the activities of Nazi agents in the South American country during World War II. One spy ring had plotted to destroy the Panama Canal.
A Chinese mega container ship has inaugurated a decade-long expansion of the Panama Canal. Panama hopes the expansion will lead to a boost in container traffic through the Atlantic-Pacific shortcut.
The crisis surrounding the Panama Papers has severely damaged the reputation of the Central American country. Now, the ceremony for the expansion of the Panama Canal is aiming to finally put that crisis to rest.
Four people from California had gone missing after their vessel was attacked in the Amazon River delta. This is at least the second attack by river pirates on tourists in Brazil in two months.
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