The Bicol Regional Development Council began a series of provincial consultations for the proposed railway development summit.
The consultations are being held to gather inputs from all stakeholders representing the local government units, national government agencies, the business sector, and the academe. The Camarines Sur provincial consultation was held on January 30 in Naga City.
The PNR presented a Bicol railway situationer while the Metro Naga and Camarines Sur Chambers of Commerce and Industry presented their position papers on the Bicol railway development.
The agreements during the provincial consultations shall be inputs to the preparation of summit proposals to revitalize, modernize, and expand the railway system from Northern Luzon to Matnog, Sorsogon