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Former German chancellor Schröder elected Rosneft board chairman

Former German chancellor Gerhard Schröder was appointed on Friday chairman of Russian state-controlled oil producer Rosneft. The decision was reported earlier this week by TAAS, which cited sources saying a directive from the Russian government had approved the decision in mid-September. Chair of the shareholder committee of the Russia-Germany gas pipeline Nord Stream AG, Schröder has been […]