As has been the case for the past few years, Brazil and Panama battled for the number one spot in the ranking of the region's busiest ports by TEUs.
One idea is to build an elevated bus rapid transit system in the Brazilian state.
Carlos Estévez told BNamericas that the government still expects the bill to become law before a new administration takes over next year.
Mexico and the World Economic Forum will work together on R&D in the clean energy sector.
One of the first expected investments is from local agribusiness group Coamo Cooperativa Agroindustrial.
Colombian daily El Tiempo reports that prosecutors from Colombia and Spain have searched the Colombian headquarters of water services conglomerate Inassa, which is linked to a high-profile corruption scandal in Spain.