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Tan Sri Mohd Sidek bin Haji Hassan was appointed as the Chief Secretary to the Government of Malaysia by the Yang DiPertuan Agong effective 3rd September 2006.

Tan Sri Mohd Sidek was born in Pekan, Pahang on 24th June 1951. He holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) degree in Public Administration from the University of Malaya and a Masters degree in Business Administration from the New Hampshire College, United States.

Tan Sri Mohd Sidek began his career in the Administrative and Diplomatic Service on 15th April 1974 as an Assistant Director at the International Trade Division, Ministry of Trade and Industry. He was later appointed Assistant Trade Commissioner at the Malaysian Embassy in Tokyo, Japan from May 1977 until July 1980.

From August 1980 until July 1984, he served in the Implementation Coordination Unit of the Prime Minister’s Department, initially as a Principal Assistant Director, then later promoted to Deputy Director, Project Analysis Sector and subsequently as the Deputy Director of Research in the same department.

Tan Sri Mohd Sidek has expansive working experience within the Ministry of International Trade and Industry. During his service in the ministry, he had held the positions of Malaysia’s Trade Commissioner in Sydney, Australia, Deputy Director in the Policy and Research Division, Deputy Director (Operations) in the International Trade Division, Minister Counselor of Economic Affairs at the Malaysian Trade Commissioner’s Office in Washington DC, United States, and the Director of Multilateral Relations Division.

Tan Sri Mohd Sidek was appointed as Deputy Secretary-General (Trade) on 19th January 2001 and thereon as the Secretary-General of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry on 24th October 2004.

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    The Official Opening Of JULANG Exhibition

    PETRONAS Twin Towers Wednesday, 16 August 2017 Bismillahirrahmanirrahim. Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh, Salam Sejahtera, Salam 1Malaysia dan Salam Negaraku. Yang Berbahagia Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, President and Group CEO of PETRONAS, and Board Members of PETRONAS, Distinguished Guests, Members of the Media, Ladies and Gentlemen, Alhamdulillah, allow me to express utmost gratitude to Allah Subhanahu Wata’ala, for it is with His Blessings and His Grace, that we are gathered here this evening to launch the JULANG exhibition as part of […]

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    Best Practices for Board Excellence

    The Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Monday, 7 August 2017 Bismillahirrahmanirrahim Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Salam Sejahtera, Salam 1Malaysia and a very good morning Professor Dr. Randel Carlock, Ladies and Gentlemen, I very much look forward to having this conversation with you today. This is because all of you, with the exception of Dr Carlock, are in an executive position with PETRONAS and/or its subsidiaries; and all are on the board(s) of PETRONAS-related entities. More importantly, you all are on […]

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  • Articles & Columns Message from the Chairman of PETRONAS – Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2017

    Message from the Chairman of PETRONAS – Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2017

    Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. As the month of Ramadan draws to a close for our Muslim friends and colleagues here and around the world, we cannot but reflect on the many global tragedies that took place during this month. Families losing homes and loved ones, natural disasters and terrorist attacks to name but a few. There are also families in migration camps who only had food every other day. In the face of these misfortunes and heartbreaks, here at home, we […]

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    Majlis Penyampaian Anugerah Program Penajaan Pendidikan PETRONAS 2017

    Institut Teknologi Petroleum PETRONAS (INSTEP), Batu Rakit, Terengganu Ahad, 18 Jun 2017 Bismillahirrahmanirrahim, Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Salam Sejahtera, Salam 1 Malaysia, dan Salam Negaraku Malaysia, Yang Amat Berhormat Dato’ Seri Haji Ahmad Razif Bin Abd Rahman, Menteri Besar Terengganu, Yang Berhormat Haji A. Latiff Bin Awang, Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Pendidikan, Sains, Teknologi dan Transformasi Kerajaan Negeri Terengganu, Yang Berbahagia Dato’ Raiha Azni Binti Abd Rahman, Naib Presiden Kanan, Pengurusan Sumber Manusia Kumpulan, PETRONAS, Pegawai-Pegawai Kanan Kerajaan Negeri Terengganu Darul […]

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    Majlis Menandatangani Ikrar Bebas Rasuah PETRONAS

    Malaysian Petroleum Club, Menara Berkembar Petronas, KLCC Selasa, 13 Jun 2017 Bismillahhirrahmanirrahim, Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh, Salah Sejahtera, Salam 1Malaysia Dan Salam Negaraku, YBhg Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad, Ketua Pesuruhjaya, Suruhanjaya Pencegahan Rasuah Malaysia (SPRM), YBhg Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, Presiden dan Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif Kumpulan PETRONAS, Barisan kepimpinan tertinggi SPRM dan PETRONAS, Tuan-Tuan dan Puan-Puan yang saya hormati sekalian, Alhamdulillah, marilah kita bersama-sama memanjatkan kesyukuran ke hadrat Allah Subhanahu Wa Taala, kerana dengan izin dan kurnia Nya jua, kita dapat […]

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    Majlis Anugerah Penajaan Pendidikan PETRONAS 2017

    Ahad, 11 Jun 2017 Hotel TH Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Bismillahirrahmanirrahim, Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Salam Sejahtera, Salam 1Malaysia dan Salam Negaraku, Yang Berhormat Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Masidi Manjun, Menteri Pelancongan, Kebudayaan dan Alam Sekitar, merangkap EXCO Pendidikan Negeri Sabah mewakili Ketua Menteri Sabah, Yang Amat Berhormat Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman, Yang Berbahagia Datuk Pengiran Hassanel Datuk Pengiran Hj Mohd Tahir, Setiausaha Tetap, Kementerian Kewangan Negeri Sabah, yang juga Ahli Lembaga Pengarah PETRONAS, Yang Berbahagia Dato’ Raiha […]

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    PETRONAS Education Sponsorship Programme (PESP) Award Presentation Ceremony 2017

    Friday, 9 June 2017 Pullman Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak Bismillahirrahmanirrahim Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Salam Sejahtera dan Salam 1Malaysia, Yang Berhormat Dato’ Sri Michael Manyin Anak Jawong, Menteri Pendidikan, Sains dan Penyelidikan Teknologikal Sarawak, mewakili Yang Amat Berhormat Datuk Amar Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari bin Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg Yang Berhormat Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Mohammad Morshidi bin Abdul Ghani, Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Sarawak, yang juga Ahli Lembaga Pengarah PETRONAS, Yang Berbahagia Dato’ Raiha Azni Abdul Rahman, Naib Presiden […]

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    Majlis Pelancaran Kembara #mydigitalmaker Bersama PINTAR

    Selasa, 23 Mei 2017 SMK Kompleks KLIA, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan Bismillahirrahmanirrahim Assalammualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Salam Sejahtera, Dan Salam 1 Malaysia, Yang Berhormat Dato’ P.Kamalanathan, Timbalan Menteri Pendidikan Malaysia, Saudara-Saudari dari Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia, PINTAR Foundation, Rakan-Rakan Strategik #mydigitalmaker, Guru-guru yang dihormati – tidak terlewat juga untuk saya mengucapkan Selamat Hari Guru kepada semua guru-guru yang hadir pada hari ini, Keluarga SMK Kompleks KLIA, Teman-teman warga kerja MDEC, Rakan-rakan Media, Para Hadirin yang dihormati sekalian, Alhamdulillah, marilah kita bersama-sama […]

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