Saturday, 25 May 2013 | 06:20
This exhibition is aimed at increasing the cultural ties between
Yogyakarta and NTT in order to rid NTT's poor image of being
initiators of violence.
Saturday, 25 May 2013 | 05:26
Tourism villages still lack facilities and infrastructure and
have difficulties asking for aid from the government.
Thursday, 19 April, 2012 | 13:39 WIB
RI vs Australia-NZ in Asia Pacificís Beach Volley Tournament in Jakabaring
TEMPO Interactive, PALEMBANG:The second Asia Pacific Beach Volley International Tournament will begin today in Jakabaring Sport City, Palembang. The event will last until next Sunday. Nine countries will participate in the tournament offering US$30,000 in prize money.
The countries competing are Malaysia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, Iran, Maldives, Thailand and Indonesia. Fourteen countries previously registered for the competition but some canceled their registration, such as Kazakhstan, Oman, Taiwan, Qatar and India.
ďBut the quality of the tournament will not be reduced because the countries that canceled their registration are low ranking,Ē said the South Sumatra National Sports Council head, Mudai Madang, yesterday.
The tournament follows on from the fourth Asia Pacific beach volley super series championship. The first series was held in Iran while the second and third in Thailand.
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