Mr Vũ Đức Đam

Member of Party Central Committee - Deputy Prime Minister

Mr Vũ Đức Đam

Member of Party Central Committee - Deputy Prime Minister

Biography

Mr Vũ Đức Đam who has served as a Vietnamese politican, was born in 1963 in Hai Duong province is a Vietnamese. He is currently the Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam,  mentoring the following areas: Education and Training, Science and Technology, Labour, Employment and Social Issues, Information and Communications, Culture, Sports and Tourism, Health, Population, Family & Children Studies; chairman of the National Committee for AIDS, and prevention of drug addiction, prostitution. He is currently a Member of the Party Central Committee XI, XII.

Professional career: 

October, 1988 – October, 1990: an engineer of the  Post Technical Trading and Service Company under the General Department of Post;

October, 1990 – February, 1992: a staff of the Department for Technical Development and Foreign Relations under the Viet Nam Post and Telecommunications Group

March, 1992 – April, 1993: a staff of the Office of the General Department of Post;

April, 1993 – October, 1994: Deputy Director of the Department on Science-Technology and International Cooperation under the General Department of Post;

October, 1994 – November, 1995: Deputy Director of the Department on International Relations, the Office of the Government;

November, 1995 – August, 1996: Acting Director, then Director of the ASEAN Department, the Office of the Government;

August, 1996 – March, 2003: Secretary, then  assistant to former Prime Minister Vo Van Kiet;

March, 2003 – August, 2005: Vice Chairman, Permanent Vice Chairman of the Bac Ninh Provincial People’s Committee;

August, 2005 – November, 2007: Deputy Minister of Post-Telecommunication;

November, 2007 – May, 2008: Permanent Vice Chairman of the Quang Ninh Provincial People’s Committee;

May, 2008 – August, 2010: Chairman of the Quang Ninh Provincial People’s Committee;

August, 2010 – August, 2011: Secretary of the Quang Ninh Provincial Party Committee;

August, 2011 – November, 2013: Minister-Chairman of the Office of the Government;

November, 2013 – present: Deputy Prime Minister