We welcome Universities, Institutitions, and Organizations to support this conference as Co-Organizers and Sponsors. Please contact us: acbes@ueh.edu.vn


University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City

University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (UEH) is a multi-disciplinary university, which is found in 1976, with various levels and modes of education, from bachelors to PhDs. UEH’s teaching staff all have been trained from high reputation institutes all over the world. Annually, there is a large enrolment number of students that make UEH become one of the largest Vietnamese universities in the field of economics and business administration.

The UEH’s primary objective is providing policy makers, administrators and experts in economics and business administration. In addition, UEH is also a centre for scientific research which focuses on economic discovery, analysis and consulting in the process of development of Vietnam as well as the contribution to economic theories. Cooperation with domestic and foreign universities is always highly concerned so that UEH could gradually integrate into the international academic and scientific network, meeting nationally economic development demands.

Up to now, UEH is one of 14 key universities of Vietnam. Since 1976, UEH has trained about tens of thousands of qualified and prestigious officers, economists, administrators from undergraduate to post-graduate levels. With excellent achievements during more than 35 years of establishment and development, UEH has been awarded many honour medals as well as the noble title “Labour Hero in the Renovation Period” from the State and the Government. Especially, UEH is one of 4 state-owned universities to be given greater autonomy by the Vietnamese Government in 2014 and is a member of the Best 1,000 Business Schools in the world.

Journal of Asian Business and Economic Studies 

Journal of Asian Business and Economic Studies (JABES) is an international peer-reviewed semi-annual journal addressing the development of business and economics.

Historically, JABES was named as Journal of Economic Development (JED) from 1994 to 2017 and was published by University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City as a monthly issue for Vietnamese version (from 1994) and a quarterly issue for the English version (from July 2012) with assigned code ISSN 1859-1116. From Jan/1/2018, JED’s name was changed to JABES with the monthly issue for Vietnamese version and semi-annual issue for the English version. More importantly, JABES’s English version will be published on Emerald system from 2018.

JABES seeks to explore ways of improving the sustainability of business and economics by examining potential solutions to business and economic issues under both theoretical and empirical aspects with the recognition of ‘sustainable development’ as a process of change involving nations, economies, political alliances, institutions, groups, firms, and individuals into long-term benefits. JABES welcomes papers covering global, regional, national, or even local topics of business and economic development that are of wider policy significance, and of interest to international agencies, governments, public and private sector entities, local communities, non-governmental organizations, and businesses. Policy prescriptions are required to be supported by rigorous analysis and appraisal.