Vietnamese students in Czech Republic honoured hinh anh 1Youths awarded at the ceremony (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi VNA) – The Vietnam Embassy in the Czech Republic on November 19 awarded 55 Vietnamese students who have recorded outstanding achievements during the 2015-2016 academic year.

The students have obtained excellent academic results, with many of them winning local, national and international competitions on mathematics, physics, languages, music and chess, among other subjects.

At the ceremony, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Truong Manh Son lauded efforts made by the younger generation of Vietnamese expatriates to secure top places at various competitions.

He thanked their parents for educating such a bright generation, saying this will help the Vietnamese community enhance their position and contribute more to the European country.

On behalf of parents at the event, Le Hoai Trung, whose two son were awarded, stressed that despite difficulties, Vietnamese expats have always prioritised the education of their children and reminding them of their roots.-VNA