THIS YEAR CHEMISTRY MENDELEYEV 40th SCHOOL INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIAD TO
BE HELD IN YEREVAN

YEREVAN, MARCH 31, NOYAN TAPAN. The chemistry Mendeleyev 40th school
international olympiad will be held on May 2-9 in Yerevan. 100
children from CIS, Baltic, and a number of East European countries
will take part in it. As Noyan Tapan correspondent was informed by
Vanik Misakian, chief specialist of General Education Department of RA
Ministry of Education and Science, three representatives of Armenia
returned with one gold and two bronze medals from this olympiad
last year held in the capital of Tajikistan Dushanbe. According to
V.Misakian, Georgia and Latvia did not take part in the school olympiad
on chemistry last year. According to him, the issue of Azerbaijan's
participation is not clarified yet this year: it is not known whether
Azerbaijan will accept the invitation or not.