Specific countries that maintain friendly, professional, economic and investment relations with the republic of panama

This permit has its title because Panama has an agreement with a list of 50 countries with economic, professional and friendship ties with the Republic of Panama that could opt to become permanent residents in a very fast way. This permit is in force since 2012 by Presidential Decree number 343.

It grants the foreigner who belongs to these countries a permanent residence with a Panamanian identity card.

It is very important that the foreigner does not extend his trips outside the Republic of Panama for more than two years to avoid losing the right to permanent residence.

List of Friendly Countries

Germany Liechtenstein
Andorra Lithuania
Argentina Luxembourg
Australia Malta
Austria Monaco
Belgium Marino
Brazil Mexico
Canada Montenegro
Chile New Zealand
South Korea Norway
Costa Rica Netherlands
Croatia Paraguay
Cyprus Poland
Denmark Portugal
United States Of America Czech Republic
Slovakia Serbia
Finland Singapore
France South Africa
Greece Sweden
Hong Kong Switzerland
Hungary Taiwan
Ireland Uruguay
Israel United Kingdom.
Japan Latvia

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