Of the 18 Politburo members, 17 have been nominated to run for the 15th National Assembly. The only Politburo member who will not stand for election is Ho Chi Minh City Party Secretary Nguyen Van Nen.
On the list of 205 people introduced by central agencies to run for the 15th National Assembly, which was consulted for the second time on March 18, there are 16 Politburo members.
The Ministry of Finance recently held a conference to introduce Politburo member and Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung to run for the new National Assembly.
Party Secretary General and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Organization Commission Pham Minh Chinh, and Hanoi Party Secretary Vuong Dinh Hue attend the 2nd Party Central Committee meeting. Photo: Nhat Bac
List of 17 members of the Politburo introduced to stand for the 15th National Assembly:
1 – Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong
2 - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc
3 - Head of the Party Central Committee’s Organization Commission Pham Minh Chinh
4 - Hanoi Party Secretary Vuong Dinh Hue
5 - Standing member of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat Vo Van Thuong
6 - Chairman of the Central Committee of the Vietnamese Fatherland Front Tran Thanh Man
7 - Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh
8 - Chairman of the Party Central Committee's Inspection Commission Tran Cam Tu
9 - Head of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Mass Mobilization Truong Thi Mai
10 - Chairman of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Economic Affairs Tran Tuan Anh
11 - Head of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Internal Affairs Phan Dinh Trac
12 - General To Lam, Minister of Public Security
13 - Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, Deputy Minister of Defense
14 - Chief Justice of the Supreme People's Court Nguyen Hoa Binh
15 - General Luong Cuong, Chairman of the General Department of Politics of the People's Army of Vietnam
16 - Director of Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics, Chairman of the Central Theory Council Nguyen Xuan Thang
17 - Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung
Resolution 1185/NQ-UBTVQH14 by the National Assembly’s Standing Committee dated January 11, 2021 adopted the expected number, structure and composition of the 15th National Assembly deputies.
At the 11th session that will open on March 24, the National Assembly will secretly vote to dismiss the President, Prime Minister, and Chair of the National Assembly and elect and approve many state leaders.