Fitch Analyst Asserts Positive Impact of Panama Canal Expansion
Monday, September 11 2006 @ 09:10 PM EDT
Contributed by: Don Winner
Editor's Comment: I've already published this information once, and this is just and ACP news release. But, far be it from me to miss the chance to use the "thumbs up" graphic. I think I'm going to start the "Big Hooters for a "Si"" political party...
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The Authority’s responsibility to the Panamanian people is paramount. The Canal belongs to the people and benefits from the Canal should accrue to as many Panamanians as possible. The Authority will plan its future so that it will continually contribute to the economic development and welfare of the citizens of Panama.