Panama Canal Administrator Jorge Quijano speaks to the media after a private meeting in Panama City January 21, 2014. The Panama Canal Authority said on Tuesday it was in talks over a new financing ... more 
Panama Canal Administrator Jorge Quijano speaks to the media after a private meeting in Panama City January 21, 2014. The Panama Canal Authority said on Tuesday it was in talks over a new financing proposal with the Spanish-led consortium, led by Spanish builder Sacyr, in charge of expanding the waterway and its insurer aimed at ensuring work continues on the project, which faces huge cost overruns. Quijano said the consortium had threatened to halt work on the project this week, had pushed back its deadline to the end of January. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso (PANAMA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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Tue, Jan 21, 2014 7:11 PM EST