Chile’s president announces rail development plan to triple passengers by 2026

According to the president, his railway development project "reflects the historical cross-cutting desire of millions of people: to have a broad network of trains for Chile".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "Chile deserves to recover its railway tradition," said President Gabriel Boric on Wednesday during his first appearance before Congress two and a half months after his inauguration on March 11, projecting to triple the number of passengers by 2026.

According to the president, his railway development project "reflects the historical cross-cutting desire of millions of people: to have a broad network of Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?