City announces personnel of
On July 8, Chairman of the HCM
City People�s Committee Le Hoang Quan announced personnel appointments for
newly-established departments following a Government decision on the
re-arrangement of city and provincial administrative agencies.
Accordingly, Nguyen Thanh Rum
will be director of the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Nguyen Van
Lai will be director of the Department of Industry and Trade; and Le Manh Ha
will be director of the Department of Information and Communication.
Tran Quang Phuong will maintain
his position as director of the Department of Transport, which was renamed from
the Department of Communication and Public Works, and Chau Minh Ty will be
director of the Department of Home Affairs.
In addition, the HCM City
People�s Committee also disbanded the Committee for Population, Family and
Children and transferred its functions to the Departments of Health; Culture,
Sports and Tourism; and Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs.
The Reward and Emulation Board
and the Committee for Religions and Nations will be merged into the Department
of Home Affairs.
by MT � July 9, 2008)