19 January 2012

PANAMA: Leaders Alarmed By Prez Martinelli's Growing 'Abuse Of Power.'

                  Andres Oppenheimer column

      Panama is on track for the best growth in Latin America in 2012...a projected 6.8%.
      But increasingly...even its business leaders are criticizing President Ricardo Martinelli (foto) for a strong arm style.
     His popularity has plummeted from 80% to the current 44%...with signs of social unrest.