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Vietnam win gold, 2 silver at Biology Olympiad
  • | VNS | July 31, 2017 09:06 AM
Vietnam’s delegation to the International Biology Olympiad 2017 won one gold medal and two silver medals, the highest result ever.

Vietnamese students at the International Biology Olympiad 2017 in London. - Photo

The gold medal was presented to Trương Đông Hưng, a 12th grader at Quốc Học Huế High school for gifted students in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế.

Dương Tiến Huy, a 12th grader from Lam Sơn High school for the gifted and Nguyễn Phương Thảo, an 11th grader from the Natural Sciences High school for the gifted under the National University received silver medals.

Minister of Education and Training Phùng Xuân Nhạ delivered his congratulations to the winners.

The International Biology Olympiad this year was held in London, with the participation of 245 contestants from 68 countries and territories.

Vietnam ranked 12 out of 68 participating countries and territories.

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