President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. marks this day as the beginning of underground works for the nation’s “Project of the Century” as he leads the launching of the Metro Manila Subway Project’s (MMSP) tunnel boring machine (TBM) at its depot in Barangay Ugong, Valenzuela City on January 9, 2023. (Photos by Jumalynne V. Doctolero/PIA-NCR)
MANILA, (PIA) — President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on Monday, Jan. 9, assured that his administration will continue to invest and improve on the transportation sector in the country for the benefit of every Filipino.
“We will continue to invest and improve on our transportation system as well as pursue more projects in the years to come so that Filipinos can gain greater access to places of work, commerce, recreation and other vital areas,” Pres. Marcos said to keynote the launching of the Metro Manila Subway Project’s (MMSP) tunnel boring machine (TBM) in Valenzuela City.
“Having an effective and efficient transportation system will have multiplier effects on employment, the economy, our society. It will bring comfort, convenience, and easier life for all,” he added.