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BRIEF-Swire Properties Says Merlin Bingham Swire Elected Chairman

June 29 (Reuters) - Swire Properties Ltd:

* MERLIN BINGHAM SWIRE ELECTED CHAIRMAN

* JOHN ROBERT SLOSAR RESIGNED AS CHAIRMAN OF BOARD AND AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

* MERLIN BINGHAM SWIRE RE-DESIGNATED FROM NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: