Administration Plans P1-Trillion Worth of Rail Projects

The administration unveiled a P1-trillion nationwide pipeline of railway projects, most of which will be located in Luzon and Metro Manila where traffic congestion is at its worst, apart from urban centers in Cebu and Mindanao. All but one train project, a proposed 14-kilometer subway line linking business districts in Metro Manila, would be finished by 2022 assuming Congress grant special emergency powers. The subway line, the single-…

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