2 months Building of P36-B Mindanao railway begins next year Building of P36-B Mindanao railway begins next year
By Emmie V. Abadilla Construction of the first phase of the P36 Billion Mindanao railway System, which will link 3 major cities in Davao region – Digos, Davao and Tagum, starts in the 1st quarter of 2020, transport officials yesterday confirmed. Department of Transportation (DOTr) Assistant Secretary for Railways and Mindanao Projects Eymard Eje announced that bidding for the construction of the country’s first train system outside Luzon is scheduled in November, with the project’s groundbreaking set by early next year. Phase 1 of the Mindanao Railway Project is a 102-kilometer rail line that will link the Davao Region through ... more