The national assembly approved the US$136mn loan to finance the expansion of a major avenue in capital Managua.
A group of legislators is requesting an impeachment process against Jorge Glas, arguing that he holds political responsibility for the Brazilian company's corrupt dealings in the country.
The first 61 land lots have an estimated cost of US$45mn which are the terrains where the main line will be built.
Fernando Zavala Lombardi now wears hats of cabinet chief and minister of economy and finance.
BNamericas takes a look at the projects the national government is undertaking to improve the quality of life in Managua by reducing traffic congestion.
Ecuador's government met local miners and industry groups to promote investment in its fledgling mining sector as President Lenin Moreno seeks to diversify the Andean country's economy away from crude oil.