Courtesy visit to the OCCI

Miss Any Lam Chong from the Consulate General met with the directors of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industries (OCCI), Negoro Takayoshi, Tsuchida Nanako

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IPM Expo 2025 Summer

Panama participated in the International Participant Meetings (IPM), Summer edition, of the World Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai Japan, held in Nara Prefecture, on June 25

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Visit to Columbus University

El Cónsul General de Panamá en Kobe, Japón, Victor Almengor, tuvo la oportunidad de visitar Columbus University, en donde se reunió con el Vicerrector Académico,

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The Panama Canal

On behalf of our country, we are pleased to Welcome you to the Website of The Consulate of Panama, in Kobe Japan.

It is an honor to serve as Consul General of this office which has its consular jurisdiction over the Fukui, Kinki, Chugoku, Shikoku and Kyushu regions.

We are located in the second metropolitan region of Japan and in one of the largest shipping centers of the world. Furthermore, we supervise and work together as a team with the office of the Panama Maritime Authority located in the city of Imabari, which is a sister city of Panama city.

Our office essentially provides Maritime and Consular Services along with the promotion of the Panamanian culture and the enhancement of the trade and academic relationships between Panama and the people, companies and institutions of western Japan.

This site aims to provide general information about our country, the Panama Merchant Marine along with other consular and cultural services that our office provides within western Japan, giving you a better understanding of the role and functions of our Office.