Chairman of the National Council on Water Resources is Deputy Prime Minister
(11:07:50 AM, 08/09/2017)
According to the Decision to approve the National Council on Water Resources, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung is the Chairman and Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha is the Vice Chairman of the Council.
The council has its standing members, including: Vice Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Linh Ngoc; Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Hoang Van Thang; Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung; Deputy Minister of Construction Phan Thi My Linh; Deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Nhat; Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Van Tung; Deputy Chair of the Government Office Nguyen Cao Luc.
The council also has its non-standing members, including: Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long; Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen The Phuong; Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Dang Thi Bich Lien; Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc; Senior Lieutenant General, Deputy Minister of Defense Be Xuan Truong; Lieutenant General, Deputy Minister of Public Security Bui Van Thanh.
The Council will have its function to provide consultation for the Prime Minister in on study, direction and coordination to address important issues related to water resources.