Hola, and welcome to the InterNations Community of expats in Panama City. InterNations provides you with all the support you need for a worry free relocation; from online advice to social events in person. Especially created to support expats, we have amassed an online library of resources, including comprehensive guides and invaluable advice. Find the answers to your questions such as, "are earthquakes a major concern in Panama City?" and "what international education facilities are available?". We know that making the move is exciting but can also be daunting, so we encourage you to take any concerns you may have to our forum, where our friendly and knowledgeable expats are always happy to share their insider tips. Remember, they have navigated the tricky process of relocation before, so build on their experiences as you embark on your new life in Panama City.
With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Stockholm or Bangalore.
Attend our monthly events and activities for Panama City expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.
Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Panama City expat forums.
A city of high-rise skyscrapers surrounded by tropical rainforest, Panama City was chosen as the American Capital of Culture in 2003 and will not disappoint culture lovers. With a mix of well-preserved architectural styles, the historic center of Old Panama, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, numerous sports teams and national parks, Panama City offers a range of activities to fill your leisure time. The major industries in Panama City are banking, tourism, and commerce, with the services industry providing up to 75% of the country's GDP. Trading and shipping opportunities are also significant thanks to the Panama Canal and the port at Balboa. Expats hoping to work in the corporate world will find that English is widely spoken, especially in the business sector.
InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 420 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Athens or Oslo, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.
With InterNations you have all the essential information to make a smooth move, but what about social opportunities? We provide them too with InterNations Events. Our regularly organized get-togethers allow our members to socialize, network, and relax in a friendly, secure atmosphere. Don't forget to also take a look at our groups to find like-minded expats to spend time with who share your interests in arts, culture, Latin dancing, karaoke, the outdoors, and poker. Whatever sparks your interest, with InterNations you can find fellow global minds and forge ahead with an exciting new life in Panama City.