The government will issue a tender call in March to recondition a canal in Córdoba and Santa Fe provinces.
Performance by the country's mining industry helped offset a slowdown in the hydrocarbons and construction sectors, among others, last year.
The government expects to achieve budgetary execution of US$1bn in 2018.
The chair of the legislative commission in charge of overseeing construction of the new international airport met with public administration minister Arely Gómez to discuss the project's procurement process.
Finance minister José Antonio Meade met the CEO of investment management firm BlackRock to explore potential investment for national infrastructure fund Fonadin.
A local mayor filed a constitutional challenge against a reform that puts the management and provision of water services in the hands of the state government.