Panama Canal marks 100th anniversary

Global Business

The Panama Canal celebrated its 100th anniversary on Friday.

Marching bands were out in force. Traditional dancers whisked up a storm. There was even a cake.
All to commemorate a massive engineering project that changed the global economy exactly 100 years ago.

Jim Spellman has more on the modern-day challenges to this century-year-old engineering marvel.

Panama Canal marks 100th anniversary

The Panama Canal celebrated its 100th anniversary on Friday. Marching bands were out in force. Traditional dancers whisked up a storm. There was even a cake. All to commemorate a massive engineering project that changed the global economy exactly 100 years ago. Jim Spellman has more on the modern-day challenges to this century-year-old engineering marvel.

For more, CCTV America spoke to Jock O’Connell, International Trade Economist and Beacon Economics Adviser.

Panama Canal turns 100 as expansion hits snags

For more, CCTV America spoke to Jock O'Connell, International Trade Economist and Beacon Economics Adviser.