Transportadora de Gas Internacional (TGI) is awaiting the publication of definitive bidding rules to decide whether to participate in a tender for the Buenaventura regasification plant and an associated pipeline.
The MOU was signed by the Antioquia government, project developer PIO SAS, the department's development institute IDEA and local fruit and agro exporters.
The speaker of the upper house said legislative measures need to be put in place so water can always remain a public good.
Days earlier, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation approved financing for the US$800mn undertaking.
For the first time in its history, the infrastructure company registered a quarterly loss.
The company plans to invest over US$500mn in the next four years to expand services.
The Minister of Economy and Finance, Richard Martinez, presented before the Economic Development Commission of the National Assembly more details on the support achieved by the National Government with the multilateral organizations for the Prosperity Plan.
Today's action designating BANDES and its subsidiaries follows a determination by Secretary of the Treasury, Steven T. Mnuchin, in consultation with Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, that persons operating in Venezuela's financial sector may be subject to sanctions.