Priorities! JAZA meets Sara Duterte to discuss education

Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala recently sat down with Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte to discuss how to improve the education sector in the coming years.

The bilyonaryo boss of the Ayala Group deemed it best to meet the second-highest official of the land himself to represent the Ayala Foundation.

“We met with VP Inday Sara Duterte to discuss education priorities in the country. #ImprovingLives of our Filipino youth through #education has and continues to be a pillar initiative of the Ayala group and our foundation since 1961,” JAZA said.

The two hit it off and were on the same page, even sharing a fist bump to seal the deal.

DOE raises RE utilization percentage for on-grid areas

The Department of Energy (DOE) has increased the percentage of the utilization of renewable energy for on-grid areas from one percent to 2.52 percent in line with the administration’s goal of transitioning towards a sustainable and clean energy future.

Germany raids properties belonging to Russian oligarch

German investigators on Wednesday raided properties belonging to a Russian oligarch suspected of tax evasion and breaking EU sanctions, police and prosecutors said, with sources naming billionaire Alisher Usmanov as the target.