Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
|Nguyen Xuan Phuc|
|7th Prime Minister of Vietnam|
7 April 2016
|General Secretary||Nguyen Phu Trong|
|President||Tran Dai Quang|
|Deputy||Truong Hoa Binh|
|Preceded by||Nguyen Tan Dung|
|Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam|
2 August 2011 – 7 April 2016
|Prime Minister||Nguyen Phu Trong|
|Preceded by||Nguyen Sinh Hung|
|Succeeded by||Truong Hoa Binh|
|Minister of the Government Office|
2 August 2007 – 3 August 2011
|Prime Minister||Nguyen Tan Dung|
|Preceded by||Doan Manh Giao|
|Succeeded by||Vu Duc Dam|
|vietnam prime minister|
|Born||(1954-07-20) 20 July 1954
Que Phu, South Vietnam (now Vietnam)
|Political party||Communist Party of Vietnam|
|Spouse(s)||Tran Thi Nguyet Thu|
|Alma mater||National Economics University
National Academy of Public Administration
National University of Singapore
Nguyen Xuan Phuc (born 20 July 1954, in Quang Nam Province) is a Vietnamese politician. He is the 7th (current) Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. He is the 3rd ranked member of the 12th Politburo. As a tradition in Vietnamese politics, Phúc is also a full member of the National Assembly, serving at its 11th, 12th, 13th and 14th terms.
Life and career
He was born on 20 July 1954, at the commune of Quế Phú, district of Quế Sơn, Quảng Nam Province province. He took economic management at Hanoi National Economic University from 1973 to 1978. He was accepted to join the Communist Party of Vietnam on 12 May 1982, officially becoming a member of this party on 12 November 1983. From 1978 to 1979 he was among personnel at the Quảng Nam-Đà Nẵng Economic Board. From 1980–1993: Phúc was an employee, then deputy, rising to Chief of Office of the Quảng Nam – Đà Nẵng People’s Committee. He studied administrative management at Vietnam National Administrative Academy.
From 1993 – 1996: he was the Director of Department of Planning and Investment of Quang Nam-Da Nang Province. He studied economic management at the National University of Singapore. However, there is no related document about Nguyễn Xuân Phúc as NUS’s alumnus.
From 1997 – 2001: He became a permanent member of the Provincial party committee (17th, 18th session); Vice Chairman, then the first Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee of Quang Nam Province and Director of Industrial Zones Management Board of Quang Nam Province. He was a member of the provincial People’s Council (6th session).
From 2001 – 2004: Vice Secretary of provincial party committee of Quang Nam Province, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Quang Nam Province (term from 1999 – 2004). He was a member of Vietnam’s National Assembly (11th session), head of Quang Nam Province’s members of the National Assembly, and a member of the Committee for Economy and Budget of the National Assembly (11th session).
From March 2006 to May 2006: Deputy Inspector General
From June 2006 to August 2007: Permanent Vice Minister of the Office of Government, member of the 11th National Assembly’s Economic and Budgetary Commission
From August 2007 to January 2011: Minister of the Office of Government, Head of the Prime Minister’s Task Force for Administrative Procedure Reform
From January 2011 to July 2011: Member of the Politburo of the 11th CPV Central Committee, Minister of the Office of Government
From August 2, 2011 to April 7, 2016: Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam
From April 7, 2016: He became the Prime Minister at the 11th working session of the 13th National Assembly