Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh swears in on July 26. (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) –
Premier of the Cabinet of the
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Tok Hun on July 27 sent a message
of congratulations to Pham Minh Chinh on his election as the Prime Minister of Vietnam.
Chinh was re-elected as the Prime Minister 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 at the sitting, or 95.99 percent of the total number of
lawmakers. The document took effect right after it was approved by the
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 the Prime Minister since April this year./.