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National Assembly elects new ministers

by H.N09 April 2016 Last updated at 15:00 PM

VTV.vn - The National Assembly has passed a Resolution on the election of 3 deputy prime ministers and 18 ministers this morning (April 9th).

The three new deputy prime ministers include Trương Hòa Bình with 90% votes, Vương Đình Huệ with 89.5%, and Trịnh Đình Dũng with 81.8%.

The list of Cabinet members is as follows:

- Politburo member Truong Hoa Binh, to be Deputy Prime Minister.

- Politburo member Vuong Dinh Hue, head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, to be Deputy Prime Minister.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Trinh Dinh Dung, to be Deputy Prime Minister.

- Politburo member Ngo Xuan Lich, Director of the General Department of Politics under the Vietnam People’s Army, to be Minister of National Defence.

- Politburo member To Lam, Deputy Minister of Public Security, to be Minister of Public Security.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Le Vinh Tan – Deputy Minister of Home Affairs, to be Minister of Home Affairs.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Le Thanh Long – Deputy Minister of Justice, to be Minister of Justice.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Nguyen Chi Dung – Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment, to be Minister of Planning and Investment.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Tran Tuan Anh – Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, to be Minister of Industry and Trade.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Truong Quang Nghia - Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, to be Minister of Transport.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Pham Hong Ha, Deputy Minister of Construction, to be Minister of Construction.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Tran Hong Ha – Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, to be Minister of Natural Resources and Environment.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Truong Minh Tuan – Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, to be Minister of Information and Communications.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Dao Ngoc Dung – Secretary of the Party Committee of the Central Agencies, to be Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Nguyen Ngoc Thien – Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, to be Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Chu Ngoc Anh – Deputy Minister of Science and Technology, to be Minister of Science and Technology.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Phung Xuan Nha - Director of the Vietnam National University – Hanoi, to be Minister of Education and Training.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Do Van Chien – Deputy Minister and Vice Chairman of the Committee for Ethnic Affairs, to be Minister - Chairman of the Committee for Ethnic Affairs.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Le Minh Hung – Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Office, to be Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Phan Van Sau – Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, to be Government Inspector General.

- Member of the Party Central Committee Mai Tien Dung – Secretary of the Party Committee of Ha Nam province and Chairman of the provincial People’s Council, to be Minister - Chairman of the Government Office.

The Resolution on Land Use Adjustment and Plan to 2020 was passed. Accordingly, the area of agricultural land will be increased by 306 thousand hectares in order to meet the demand of socio-economic development and to ensure food security. The National Assembly also passed amended draft laws on the signing, accession, and implementation of international agreements, and a resolution of approval on diplomatic notes on visas between Vietnam and the US.

 

 

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