New Nicaragua $115 million coast connecting route is now openChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 14, 2019
A new road connection is now open to traffic in Nicaragua, connecting the country’s coasts.
The work has taken three years to complete and will be of enormous economic benefit to Bluefields, which ahs suffered from poor transport connections to the rest of the country.
The move will help develop the goods trade and will also boost tourism to Bluefields, substantiall cutting journey times.
Funding worth $115 million was provided jointly by the Japanese Government, the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) and the World Bank (WB). ■