PNoy meets Bill Gates

Posted at | Updated as of 01/26/13 1:18 AM

MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino met Microsoft chairman Bill Gates at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Philippine President Benigno Aquino with Microsoft chairman Bill Gates. Photo courtesy of Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima's Twitter account

Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima and Communications Secretary Ricky Carandang went on Twitter to "tweet" about the "chat" between Aquino and Gates.

Purisima posted a photo of Aquino and Gates smiling for the cameras.

Carandang also posted a photo of Aquino and Gates while they were chatting.

On Thursday, Aquino spoke at the Partnering Against Corruption Initiative event at the World Economic Forum. In his speech, Aquino boasted of his administration's gains in the fight against corruption.