The Foundation has for its Board of Advisers, former Prime Minister Cesar E.A. Virata and former Socio-Economic Planning Secretary Dr. Gerardo Sicat. The Foundation is led by its Board of Trustees composed of former Finance Secretary Roberto de Ocampo, OBE as Chairman, and former Finance Undersecretary Romeo Bernardo as Vice-Chairman. Business columnist Mr. Calixto Chikiamco acts as President together with former Finance Secretary Ernest Leung as Treasurer and Atty. Ricardo Balatbat as Executive Director and Corporate Secretary. Other Trustees include Monetary Board member Dr. Felipe Medalla, former Presidential Adviser for Strategic Projects Gloria Tan-Climaco, corporate lawyer Perry Pe, investment bankers Simon Paterno, Eddie Gana, and Vaughn Montes, international trade law adviser Anthony Abad, and urban land planning expert Dr. Art Corpuz.
November 25, 2016 Japan hails Cesar Virata for ‘promoting friendly relations and developing economic cooperation between Japan and the Philippines’ MARCOS PM. Cesar Virata, prime minister of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, receives an award from Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Kazuhide Ishikawa. Photo courtesy of Japanese embassy MANILA, Philippines – Japan on […]READ MORE
November 17, 2016 The House Committee on Constitutional Amendments has consulted representatives from the business and financial sectors on proposed economic amendments to the 1987 Constitution. Southern Leyte Rep. Roger G. Mercado, committee chairman, explained that they conducted a consultation to ensure that the proposed amendments to the Charter will benefit all Filipinos. “We […]READ MORE
November 16, 2016 MANILA – The House Committee on Constitutional Amendments has started its public consultations for the amendment of the 1987 Constitution. The House committee earlier voted to adopt the constituent assembly as the mode of the charter change. Among those who were present at the consultations were Perry Pe of the Management […]READ MORE