Seven years ago, the Panamanian people voted overwhelmingly to widen the Panama Canal to allow more traffic, and money, to pass through their country. But now, there's a snag that may halt the project.
More than four years ago, when Panama awarded the lucrative contract to expand its inter-oceanic canal to a mostly European consortium, the United States was not pleased. An American company whose bid
A Spanish-led consortium charged with a multibillion-dollar expansion of the Panama Canal lock system has halted work after a disagreement over massive cost overruns in the project. The BBC says the consortium,