Kuala Lumpur, August 27 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri has announced the list of cabinet members for his new government.
In a live broadcast, the PM said that these individuals had received the consent of the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong and will be sworn in on the 30th of August.
He further added that Cabinet members must prove themselves in the first 100 days of taking office.
Tengku Zafrul Aziz will retain his finance portfolio, whilst Khairy Jamaluddin has been made health minister
Dato Saifuddin Abdullah meanwhile, has been appointed as foreign minister.
The post of Deputy Prime Minister has been left vacant.
The rest are as follows:
International trade and industry: Mohamed Azmin Ali
Works: Fadillah Yusof
Education: Radzi Jidin
Economic affairs: Mustapa Mohamad
Special affairs: Abdul Latiff Ahmad
Defense: Hishammuddin Hussein
Parliament and law: Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar
Science, technology, and innovation: Dr. Adham Baba
Religious affairs: Idris Ahmad
Sabah and Sarawak: Maximus Ongkili
Transport: Wee Ka Siong
Environment: Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man
Human resources: M Saravanan
Federal territories: Shahidan Kassim
Women, family and community development: Rina Harun
Higher education: Noraini Ahmad
Energy and natural resources: Takiyuddin Hassan
Home affairs: Hamzah Zainuddin
Agriculture and food industries: Ronald Kiandee
Rural development: Mahdzir Khalid
Domestic trade and consumer affairs: Alexander Nanta Linggi
Communications and multimedia: Annuar Musa
Housing and local development: Reezal Merican Naina Merican
Entrepreneur development and cooperatives: Noh Omar
Plantation industries and commodities: Zuraida Kamaruddin
Tourism, arts, and culture: Nancy Shukri
National unity: Halimah Mohamed Sadique
Youth and sports: Ahmad Faizal Azumu
more to follow