President Danilo Medina travels today to Panama, where he will participate in the inauguration of the president-elect of that nation for the period 2019-2024, Laurentino Cortizo. The departure of the ruler is scheduled in the morning from the Air Base of San Isidro.
The ceremony of transmission of presidential command will take place this Monday, at 11:00 in the morning (Panamanian time), 12:00 of the day (Dominican time), at the Anayansi Theater of the Atlapa Convention Center.
Cortizo will replace Juan Carlos Varela, in whose management of the Government a solid relationship of brotherhood and cooperation between Panama and the Dominican Republic was established.
Medina José Ramón Peralta, Administrative Minister of the Presidency; Miguel Vargas, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Roberto Rodríguez Marchena, Government spokesman and general director of Communication.
Ten days ago President-elect Cortizo was received at the Dominican National Palace by President Medina.