Category Archives: Mindanao Railway Project

MindDA exec says House shakeup won’t affect major projects in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 31 July) – The recent change of leadership in the House of Representatives will not hamper the implementation of big-ticket projects in Mindanao, an official said on Tuesday. “It’s just a change of leadership and so far as commitment to transforming Mindanao and making sure these projects are implemented, it remains there […]

RROW negotiations for Mindanao railway start this year

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/13 July) – Negotiations with property owners to settle road right of way matters for the implementation of phase one of the Mindanao Railway Project will start this year, an official from the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) said. MinDA executive deputy director Romeo Montenegro said in an interview on Wednesday that the government […]

House committee eyes P6.58B for initial phase of Mindanao railway

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/14 August) – The committee on appropriations in the House of Representatives has earmarked an initial amount of P6.58 billion to start the construction of the 1,500-kilometer Mindanao Railway Project (MRP), the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced. The budget will be allocated for the phase of the railway system that will run from Tagum City […]

House committee eyes P6.58B for initial phase of Mindanao railway

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/14 August) – The committee on appropriations in the House of Representatives has earmarked an initial amount of P6.58 billion to start the construction of the 1,500-kilometer Mindanao Railway Project (MRP), the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced. The budget will be allocated for the phase of the railway system that will run from Tagum City […]