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Mega subway planned as part of “Dutertenomics” infrastructure programme

The Philippines will have its first subway system from Mindanao Avenue in Quezon City to the airport in Pasay City by 2024, it has been announced. The “Mega Manila Subway” project is part of a new economic programme called “Dutertenomics” which was launched yesterday (Tuesday, April 18) under the banner…


High-speed Manila-Clark railway remains on track thanks to Japanese

Japan has agreed to finance three massive rail projects worth $8.8 billion — including a high speed railway connecting Manila and Clark. Funding for the flagship project has already been offered by the Chinese government, as we reported here last June. Later, about $10 billion was confirmed after President Duterte’s visit to Beijing…