All four members of the Vietnamese team competing at the International Chemistry Olympiad 2022 won gold medals, the Ministry of Education and Training announced on Monday.
The winners are Nguyen Viet Phong, a 12th grader from Le Hong Phong High School for the Gifted in Ho Chi Minh City; Tran Duc Minh, a 12th grader from Bien Hoa High School for the Gifted in Ha Nam Province; Phan Xuan Hanh, a 12th grader from Ha Tinh High School for the Gifted in the namesake province; and Pham Nguyen Minh Tuan, a 11th grader from the High School for the Gifted of Natural Sciences under the University of Science, Vietnam National University-Hanoi.
This is the second time that all Vietnamese members have clinched the gold medal at the competition, since the first one in 2020.
This year’s competition drew the participation of 326 students from 84 nations and territories and was hosted by China.
This is the third year in a row that it has been held online.
The Vietnamese team competed from the Hanoi National University of Education.