MANILA, Philippines — The start of construction of the P357-billion Metro Manila subway project is finally pushing through next week after its original commencement schedule last December was moved.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said it would hold the groundbreaking event for the subway project on Feb. 27.
“The Metro Manila Subway is the Philippines’ first-ever underground railway system. Before, people cast doubts and said it is all but a dream. But, on Feb. 27, we will show them that this is real,” Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said.
Read more: The Philippine Star
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