Route for canal across Nicaragua gets approval

[MANAGUA] A Nicaraguan committee approved a proposed route on Monday for a US$40 billion shipping channel across the Central American country that would compete with the Panama Canal.

The committee of government officials, businessmen and academics approved a 278 km route from the mouth of the Brito river...

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