Tagum City ready for the P82-billion Mindanao Railway

DAVAO CITY — The city government of Tagum is now preparing for the much-awaited P82-billion  Mindanao Railway Project which is set to take off in the second quarter of 2021. The project when completed, according to Tagum City Mayor Allan L. Rellon, will shorten the travel time among key cities and provinces in Mindanao, “It will …

Gub Jubahib grateful for NEDA’s approval of the Mindanao Railway Project 2020 implementation

TAGUM CITY — Davao del Norte Governor Edwin I. Jubahib welcomed the announcement of the Department of Transportation (DTTr) regarding the Mindanao Railway Project which includes his Province. DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade on Friday announced that the  National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board has approved the implementation of Phase-1 Mindanao Railway Project (MRP) next year. …

DoTr, LGUs collaborate to fast-track Mindanao’s 1st train project

DAVAO CITY – The strong collaboration between the Department of Transportation (DoTr) and the Local Government Units (LGU) in Davao region, particularly in the land acquisition phase, is seen to fast-track the multi-billion Mindanao Railway Project (MRP). MRP Deputy Project Manager Patricia Bello-Ruivivar said the involvement of the LGUs and other stakeholders will pave way …

DOTr seeks LGU assistance on road acquisition for P90B Mindanao railway project

DAVAO CITY (August 1)– The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has asked the local government units (LGU) to help in the implementation of the first phase of the Mindanao Railway Project (MRP). DOTr- MRP deputy project manager Patricia Ruvivar, on Tuesday said that the acquisition of the road right of way is for the P90 billion  102-kilometer Tagum-Davao-Digos …