Vietnam’s Parliament elects Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan as first female speaker

Posted on:01 Apr 2016 14:22:52
Vietnam’s Parliament elects Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan as first female speaker
01 April 2016 Current Affairs: Vietnam's National Assembly (NA) on Thursday elected Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan as the country's first female house speaker.Ngan has been elected and sworn in as the NA Chairperson with 472 "yes" votes out of 481 valid ballots at the ongoing 11th session of the 13th NA, Xinhua news agency reported.Meanwhile, she was also elected as the Chairperson of the National Election Council with 467 "yes" votes out of 477 valid ballots.Prior to the election, Ngan served as Vice Chairperson of the NA from July 2011.

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs January 2018

21 JANUARY
NEWS
20 JANUARY
NEWS
19 JANUARY
NEWS
18 JANUARY
NEWS

Current Affairs December 2017

31 DECEMBER
NEWS
30 DECEMBER
NEWS
29 DECEMBER
NEWS
28 DECEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs November 2017

30 NOVEMBER
NEWS
29 NOVEMBER
NEWS
28 NOVEMBER
NEWS
27 NOVEMBER
NEWS