[The Korea Times] Trade, Welfare Ministers Nominated
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Cheong Wa Dae announced President Moon Jae-in's pick for trade and welfare ministers, Monday, finalizing the list of his Cabinet.
Paik Un-kyu, a professor at the engineering department of Hanyang University, was nominated as minister of trade, industry and energy.
Paik, a 53-year-old energy engineering expert, served as a member of a special committee at the Ministry of Science, ICT, and Future Planning and an adviser at the National Science and Technology Council, a policy-making body led by the prime ministed.
He graduated from Hanyang University and earned a doctorate in ceramic engineering at Clemson University.
▲ July 4th <The Korea Times> Page 2
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