Vietnam's new cabinet in data

By Ha Phuong   April 9, 2016 | 02:15 pm GMT+7

In the new cabinet elected today, 13 out of 27 members hold a PhD degree and 60 percent of ministers have economic background.

The National Assemly has formally elected three new deputy prime ministers, 18 new ministers and senior officials to a new government, replacing 20 dismissed officials who have either reached retirement age or transferred to new positions.