March 20, 2020
Panamanian Government imposes a curfew in the national territory to stop spread of COVID-19
Because of the increase in the number of infected individuals, Panama’s Government has established a curfew applicable to the population throughout the national territory from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am beginning 18 March 2020.
However, the following individuals would be exempt from the curfew due to the nature of their work activities:
The competent authorities will apply sanctions in cases of non-compliance.
For additional information with respect to this Alert, please contact the following:
Ernst & Young Limited Corp., Panama City
Ernst & Young LLP (United States), Latin American Business Center, New York
Ernst & Young LLP (United Kingdom), Latin American Business Center, London
Ernst & Young Tax Co., Latin American Business Center, Japan & Asia Pacific