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Hold hearings on minister nominees: Moon to lawmakers

Seoul, Jan 6 South Korean President Moon Jae-in has formally requested that the National Assembly hold confirmation hearings ...
Hold hearings on minister nominees: Moon to lawmakers

Seoul, Jan 6 South Korean President Moon Jae-in has formally requested that the National Assembly hold confirmation hearings on the nominees to lead the justice and environment ministries, Cheong Wa Dae said on Wednesday.

Moon signed relevant documents, which were later submitted to the parliament at around 5 p.m., according to Cheong Wa Dae spokesman Kang Min-seok, TOLO news agency reported.

The president tapped Park Beom-kye, a three-term ruling Democratic Party lawmaker, as new justice minister and Han Jeoung-ae, the party's policy chief, as environment minister in a small-scale Cabinet reshuffle late last year. Park is a former judge, and Han, also a three-term lawmaker, used to be a labor activist.

( With inputs from IANS )

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