25 September 2012

Executives of Mitsubishi Corporation led by its President and Chief Executive Officer Ken Kobayashi paid a courtesy call on President Benigno S. Aquino III in Malacañan Palace.

Mr. Kobayashi discussed with the President some of the infrastructure developments and environmental activities of Mitsubishi Corporation Manila Branch that are aligned with the governance of President Aquino. Mitsubishi Corporation Manila Branch Assistant Manager Rowena Saballero said that one of the topics in the discussion is the planned installation of a solar energy plant in Mindanao that intends to supply electricity in far-flung areas and alleviate power shortage in the region.

Together with them are Mitsubishi Corporation Senior Vice President Yasuhiko Kitagawa, Mitsubishi Corporation Manila Branch General Manager Yoshio Amano, Ayala Corporation President Fernando Zobel de Ayala, Energy Secretary Rene Almendras and Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory Domingo.

Mitsubishi Corporation is a multinational trading and business investment company. It covers multi-faceted industries including industrial finance, energy, metals, machinery, chemical, foods and environmental business.

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