Panama President Juan Carlos Varela (left) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing in November. Photo: Reuters

Talks over the Panama-China free-trade pact will begin in July, officials say

The first round of talks will take place in Panama City, with market access, rules of origin and customs procedures among the topics that will ultimately be discussed

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Panama President Juan Carlos Varela (left) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing in November. Photo: Reuters
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