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Petronas keeps mum on identity of new chairman

Malaysian media has identified Hassan Marican but the national oil company has not confirmed it

If indeed Mr Hassan is up for the top post at Petronas, speculation will be rife over what would become of Mr Hassan's concurrent roles as chairman of at least three prominent Singapore entities.


MALAYSIA'S national oil company Petronas confirmed on Monday the appointment of a new chairman is in the pipeline but stopped short of commenting on talk that Hassan Marican, who helms Sembcorp Marine's board, is being considered for the position.

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