The 19th Asian Physics Olympiad opens in Hanoi

Attending at the opening ceremony were Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha, APhO President Leong Chuan Kwek.
This year’s competition attracts 188 contestants from 25 countries and territories, including 8 Vietnamese students.
Hosted for the first time in 2000, the Asian Physics Olympiad is an annual physics competition for high school students from Asia and Oceania regions.

The 19th APhO is taking place from May 6-13.

By LAM NGUYEN – Translated by Kim Khanh