In Panama the Coronavirus COVID-19, has speed things up at the Governmental Entities. Now and through the Law 144 of April 2020, all government offices must addapt their platforms and procedures in order to receive digital files.
We cannot know yet what the changes are going to be at the immigration office, what we know for sure that the use of the electronic signature will be necessary. To panamanian lawyers who are specialists in immigration could mean more clients, since only lawyers will be able to file applications, and to the immigration office will mean more order and control.
The changes will be good. We need to wait and see.