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Panama president-elect says he will review contract with Canadian miner First Quantum


PANAMA CITY, June 4 (Reuters) - Panamanian President-elect Laurentino Cortizo said on Tuesday his incoming government would review a contract awarded to a subsidiary of Canadian mining firm First Quantum Minerals.

Cortizo takes office on July 1.

A spokesman for First Quantum Minerals did not immediately respond to a request for comment. (Reporting by Elida Moreno; Writing by Julia Love; Editing by Peter Cooney)