Tapia Salas named new Chilean communications minister

Wednesday 15 March 2017 | 08:57 CET | News
Chilean president Michelle Bachelet has announced the appointment of Paola Tapia Salas as the country's new transport and communications minister following the resignation of Andres Gomez-Lobo. The new minister is the first woman to have occupied the position and was previously an attorney at the University of Chile. Her predecessor Gomez-Lobo had served as minister since March 2014 before resigning in January due to personal reasons, said Bachelet.

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