26.07.2021, 15:43

Pham Minh Chinh re-elected as Prime Minister for 2021-2026 tenure

 

PM Pham Minh Chinh takes oath at the event. (Photo: VGP)   

NDO/VNA – Pham Minh Chinh was elected as Prime Minister of Vietnam for the 2021-2026 tenure on July 26 during the first session of the 15th National Assembly in Hanoi.


A resolution on the election was endorsed by all 479 deputies present, or 95.99% of total lawmakers. The document takes effect right after it was approved by the legislature.
Pham Minh Chinh, born on December 10, 1958, is a member of the Party Central Committee in the 11th, 12th and 13th tenures, a Politburo member in the 12th and 13th tenures and a National Assembly deputy in the 14th and 15th tenure. He has served as Prime Minister since April this year.