Prime Minister Abe and President Arroyo Attended Inaugural Run Ceremony in Manila,Philippines.

 On December 9,2006,Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Philippines President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo attended the Inaugural Run Ceremony in Manila,Philippines.After the ceremony,they took a trial run on the new Light Rail Vehicle(LRV)which Kinki Sharyo delivered to the Light Rail Transit Authority.

 Special Yen Credit was funded to this capacity expansion project by Japanese Govemment in order to improve the transportation capacity for Line 1,and Kinki Sharyo is now delivering 48 LRVs in conjunction with Nippon Sharyo.