Pakistani students for Chemistry Olympiad in Moscow
May 22(The News): Four Pakistani students will attend the 39th International Chemistry Olympiad
(IChO) to be held in Moscow in July. Stem Career, a project of Higher Education
Commission (HEC) has arranged this visit. According to a press release issued by
the International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), the
students to attend the Olympiad include Shaina Khan and Shehzad Iqbal from
Lahore, Anita Pabani from Karachi and Hamza Khan from Peshawar.
have been selected out of 550 students through contests and examinations held at
the country level. The Coordinator to National Chemistry Talent Contest (NCTC)
and the Secretary General Chemical Society of Pakistan, Dr Khalid said that
Pakistan had obtained full membership of the International Chemistry Olympiad in
2005 in Taiwan.