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Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan will undertake the role of acting President of Vietnam until the National Assembly elects a new President, the NA Standing Committee made the announcement today.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a Decision appointing Vice Chair of the HCM City People’s Committee - Ms. Phan Thi Thang - as Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade for the 2021-2026 term.
Bui Quang Huy was re-elected First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) at the closing session of the 12th National Congress of the HCYU on December 16.
The National Assembly has approved the appointment of the ministers of Health and Transport, who both work in fields unrelated to their university major.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh handed over the President’s appointment decisions to Minister of Health Dao Hong Lan and Minister of Transport Nguyen Van Thang for the 2021-2026 tenure during a ceremony in Hanoi on October 22.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to appoint Mr. Nguyen Thanh Lam as new Deputy Minister of Information and Communications.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has appointed Major General Pham Truong Son, Deputy Commander of Air Defense and Air Force, as Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to appoint Mr. Nguyen Danh Huy, head of the Planning and Investment Department under the Ministry of Transport, as new Deputy Minister of Transport.
Dao Hong Lan, who was formerly Secretary of Bac Ninh Party Committee, was officially appointed as acting health minister on July 15.
Colonel Le Dung, Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff of the Information and Communications Service, Ministry of National Defense, holds the position of Commander of the Ministry’s Cyberspace High Command.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has decided to appoint two new Deputy Ministers of Public Security.