The 6th Congress of the Vietnam Economic Association
On April 16, 2021, in Hanoi, the 6th Congress of the Vietnam Economic Science
Association took place with the participation of more than 100 delegates
from the Central Committee of the Association, branches, localities,
academical institutes, universities and affiliated units.
The Congress approved the report summarizing the work of the V term (2013 -
2020) and the direction of the VI term (2021 - 2026).
During the V term, the Association has promoted scientific research,
disseminated economic knowledge, and performed well in consulting, policy
assessment and recommendation.
Regarding the direction of activities in the VI term (2021 - 2026), the
Congress is expected to have the following tasks:
- Promote scientific research to improve the quality of consulting
work, especially combining basic and applied scientific research. There must
be many scientific works published at home and abroad, books published.
- Promote consulting, assessment and policy recommendations to meet
the requirements of economic sectors and localities. Especially
participating in the process of implementing the National Strategy and the
next five-year socio-economic development plan.
- Consolidate and develop quality organizations under the Vietnam
- Continue to promote international cooperation activities within the
framework of the International Economic Association (IEA), the Federation of
ASEAN Economic Associations (FAEA) and bilateral relations.
The Congress elected the Central Committee of the Association for the sixth
term (2021-2026) with 51 members.
Professor Tran Phuong, the Founder and the President of the
Association for the past 45 years (1975-2021) was unanimously honored by the
Congress as the Emeritus Chairman of the Vietnam Economic Association.
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Thai was elected as the President of the
Association for the 6th term (2021-2026).
The Association's Standing Committee includes:
Emeritus Chairman: Prof. TRAN PHUONG
Prof. NGUYEN QUANG THAI
Vice President and General Secretary: Assoc. Prof. BUI TAT THANG
Prof. HOANG VAN CUONG
Prof. NGUYEN TRONG HOAI
Assoc. Prof.TRƯƠNG THI MINH SAM
Assoc. Prof. NGUYEN HONG SON
Prof. TRUONG BA THANH
Prof. VU HUY TU
Head of Inspection
Committee: Dr. LE XUAN BA
Head of Research Division:
Assoc. Prof. TRAN
The Congress approved the
amended and supplemented Charter of the Association.