​The association elected an 11-member executive board, with Tran Quoc Huy, a research student from the HELF University, as its president.

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The 11-member executive board is expected to gather crowds of Vietnamese students in Malaysia (Photo:VNA)

Addressing a recent inauguration ceremony, Huy noted the organisation gathers all young people and students to work and study to contribute to the homeland. It protects the legitimate rights of young Vietnamese people and students, and develops equal ties with other students associations in Malaysia. 
Nguyen Hong Phuong, deputy secretary of the Party Committee of the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia, welcomed the founding of the association which she said is of great importance as more young Vietnamese people and students are coming to work and study in Malaysia.
The Vietnamese embassy will create all possible conditions for the association to operate and strengthen cooperation with their foreign partners, she said.

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