The project involves upgrading and widening 9.55km of Juan Pablo II avenue, one of the Managua's main arteries, as well as building five underpasses on different parts of the road.
The project involves widening a 2.25km section of the country's Radial Santa Ana highway from three to five central lanes and building two lateral lanes.
President Morales promised to push the bioceanic railway and the Puerto Busch project to gain access to the continent's Atlantic and Pacific ports, the government said.
BNamericas spoke with Daniel Schmidt, executive president of development corporation Corparaucanía, about the US$8bn plan of the Chilean government to boost Araucanía, the poorest region of the country, and provide a solution to the so-called Mapuche conflict.
Some designated members of AMLO's future cabinet met with groups that oppose the construction of an international airport on the bed of the former Texcoco lake, east of Mexico City.
The new facility is part of the US$388mn project to modernize Ezeiza airport in Buenos Aires. The works entailed expanding several areas of the cargo terminal, the capacity of which has now been doubled.
While the government will not roll back public works contracts won by companies accused of graft, if such firms wish to participate in future tenders they will have to pass additional checks.