10 months Construction of PH’s first-ever subway starts MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Defying the naysayers, who alleged the subway project can never be done, Malacañang has vowed its “all-out support” for the construction of the country’s first-ever underground railway system. Department of Transportation (DOTr) Sec. Arthur Tugade, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines H.E. Koji Haneda, lead the groundbreaking of the Metro Manila Subway Project at Brgy Ugong, Valenzuela City, February 27, 2019. Also in the photo are  DPWH Sec. Mark Villar; Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno; Sen. JV Ejercito; Chairman Eduardo Del Rosario, HUDCC; Cong. Cesar Sarmiento and Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista. (MARK BALMORES / MANILA BULLETIN)     Presidential Spokesman ... more