$306 Million for Tegucigalpa - San Pedro Sula Highway

Options are being explored for concession of the work on the expansion and maintenance of the highway with funding from the IDB, Desafío del Milenio Corporation and the BCIE.

Monday, April 6, 2009

The Concession for the Northern highway, which is currently being expanded, would include the maintenance and operation of this route, horizontal and vertical signposting, sign painting, ditch cleaning, preventive maintenance and patching."

The Laprensahn.com website published: "This road, built in the 1960s, has begun to receive a significant portion of the $305.7 million, about 5.814 billion Lempiras, for the implementation of various projects and expansions. The IDB is contributing more than $50 million, Desafío del Milenio Corporation $125.7 million and the BCIE $130 million."

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Nicaragua: $91 million for Road Infrastructure

September 2013

The Inter-American Development Bank has granted a loan of $91.5 million to improve 150 kilometers of roads.

A press release from Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) reads:

Nicaragua will improve the efficiency and safety of its road transport system and promote regional integration using a loan of $91.5 million approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Funding Approved for Highway in Honduras

October 2011

A $28 million BCIE loan for the completion of the C-5 North Highway and the Interconector Milenio has been approved and will be managed by Cuenta del Milenio – Honduras.

From the press release:

28 million dollars approved for the CA-5 North Highway

A full congressional session approved the loan to the order of $28 million which will be administered by the Cuenta del Milenio - Honduras to complement the expansion works and improvements to the CA-5 North Hightway and the construction of the Interconector Milenio .

Guatemala negotiates $ 365 Million for Reconstruction

October 2010

The country is negotiating a loan with the World Bank for $ 100 million and another with the BCIE for $ 265 million in order to assist in the emergency.

This was announced by Finance Minister Edgar Balsells during the Donor Conference on Reconstruction. These loans adds to the $ 250 million loan announced by the IDB.

Honduras: Construction Begins on $93 Million Highway

July 2010

Work has begun on the widening of the Tegucigalpa-Río del Hombre-Las Mercedes stretch of the CA-5 highway.

The project is made possible by a loan from the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (BCIE) and funds from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and is expected to be completed by June 2012.

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