By Lomi Kriel
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Sacyr
Visiting Panama, Sacyr Chairman Manuel Manrique played down an acrimonious spat over cost overruns, in which the consortium demanded more money from the canal administrator to continue work.
He told Reuters the consortium, which includes Italian builder Salini Impregilo
Earlier this month, the consortium threatened to halt work on January 20 unless the Panama Canal Authority footed the bill.
(Reporting by Lomi Kriel, writing by Simon Gardner)