Cabinet reshuffle in Myanmar

Myanmar undertook a major cabinet reshuffle Monday, reassigning nine ministers to new posts, the country`s information ministry said.

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

Yangon: Myanmar undertook a major cabinet reshuffle Monday, reassigning nine ministers to new posts, the country`s information ministry said.
Minister of Industry U Soe Thein, Minister of Rail Transportation U Aung Min, Minister of Finance and Revenue U Hla Tun and Minister of National Planning and Economic Development U Tin Naing Thein were all reassigned as ministers in the President` s Office, Xinhua reported.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement U Aung Kyi was named information minister, replacing U Kyaw Hsan who was reassigned as minister of cooperatives.

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