Panama Tourist Board offers free medical insurance to tourists

Panama Tourist Board offers free medical insurance to tourists

Panama Tourist Board is offering free medical insurance to any foreign traveller entering through Tocumen International Airport. The insurance covers 30 days in the country and is backed by Generali and AXA. It includes hospitalisation, medical expenses, transfer to the nearest hospital, some hotel expenses, pharmaceutical expenses, legal assistance, accidental death and repatriation to the country of origin. “This is a very positive initiative for our tourism sector as it gives us and our visitors additional peace of mind,” said Saloman Shamah, tourism minister of Panama. He hopes the initiative will boost tourism to the country.

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