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Thailand's cabinet lineup submitted

08-10-2011 10:40 BJT

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Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra says the new cabinet lineup has been submitted to the Office of His Majesty's Principal Private Secretary via the Cabinet secretary-general. The lineup is still pending royal endorsement.

Speaking to reporters at the Pheu Thai Party headquarters, Yingluck did not disclose the names of her cabinet. But she unveiled that the new foreign minister is a party member with well-rounded knowledge of foreign affairs.

After being endorsed, the new cabinet will need to swear an oath of allegiance to His Majesty the King.

The new government will then deliver its policy statement before parliament.

The country's first female prime minister received royal endorsement from Thailand's king on Monday.




Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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