Related Links: China-Latin America Finance Database, Boston University Interactive Map of China's Lending to Latin American Countries China To Dispatch 5000 Workers To Kenya For Rail Construction (Ventures Africa) As excitement over World Cup competition in Brazil ebbed in mid-July, Latin American politicians were still busy playing host to China’s President Xi Jinping, who dashed through Brazil, Argentina, Peru and Venezuela signing deals for about 150 projects worth some $70 billion. They included construction of a metro rail in Brazil and several projects in Argentina worth $7 billion."We know that cooperation with China has not brought us debt, but greater
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.