A Japanese student won the First prize of the fourth Asia architectural contest for gifted students hosted by Nguyen Tat Thanh University in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24.
The contest has attracted 30 students of 17 architecture universities in nations and territories including Vietnam, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, India, Mongolia, the Philippines, Laos, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Taiwan (China)
After finishing speech contest of the project Slanting Wall, Japanese student Takakiito excellently grabbed the first prize worth US$1,000.
Another Japanese student Keijiro Kinoshita with the project Street Connection and Chinese student with the project The Tea house captured the Second prizes each worth US$500.
Additionally, the organizers also gave certificates of merit to all contestants.