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BIOGRAPHY

CONSUL GENERAL OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM IN FUKUOKA

VU BINH

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PERSONAL

Born in 1961 in Ninh Binh, Viet Nam

Married and has two children

 

EDUCATION​

1978-1983    Student of School of Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1995-1996    Completed academic course and earned MA degree in international development studies

                     in Bradford University, UK

CAREER

5/2019                    Consul General, Consulate General of the S.R. of Viet Nam in Fukuoka, Japan

 2018 until now      Deputy Secretary General of Viet Nam National Commission for UNESCO

2014 - 4/2019        Deputy Director General of Department of Culural Diplomacy and UNESCO Affairs, MOFA

12/2014                 Confered the tittle Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam (for life)

2011 - 2014           Ambassador Extraordinary and Plennipotentiary of the S.R. Viet Nam to the Hellenice                                            Republic (Greece)

11/2010 - 01/ 2011 Minister, Charge d’Affairs of the Embassy of Viet Nam in Greece 

                               (led the Vietnamese team to open the Embassy in Athens, Greece)

2007-2010            Deputy Director of Department of Information and Cultural Affairs of the State Commission

                              on Overseas Vietnamese, MOFA

2005-2006             Board Member of the Vietnam - USA Society,  The Viet Nam Union of  Friendship Organizations ​​​ 

2000-2004             Counsellor of the Embassy of Viet Nam in the U.S.A

1997-2000​            ​​​​​​Deputy Director, Translation and Interpretation Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, MOFA​

1996-1997           Senior Officer, Foreign Press Center, MOFA

1992-1995     ​      Press Officer, Foreign Press Center, MOFA

1988-1991           Attache, secretary of the Ambassador, Embassy of Viet Nam in India

1984-1988          Press Officer, Foreign Press Center, MOFA​



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