Teams from 4 nations to feature dragon boat race in Indonesia
 updatetime:2017-10-20 19:34:00   View:0 Source:Xinhua Net

Teams from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore will vie in a boat race in Kepulauan Riau province of Indonesia this week, a senior official said on Thursday.

The Festival Dragon Boat Race is scheduled to be held in Carang river of Tanjungpinang town from October 20 to 22, head of provincial cultural and tourism department office Reni Yusneli said.

"We invite several teams from foreign nations, such as Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore," she said.

A total of 43 teams from domestic and overseas will start the race in a 500m route on Friday until Sunday, Yusneli was quoted by Antara news wire as saying in the province.

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