(Bloomberg) -- Philippines President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. will nominate central bank Governor Benjamin Diokno to head the finance department, a person familiar said.

Diokno, whose term as governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is set to end mid-next year, will succeed Carlos Dominguez.

A central bank spokesman declined to comment, while Marcos’s spokesman didn’t reply to call and mobile-phone messages seeking comment.

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