Pyongyang, August 26 (KCNA) — The 18th Pyongyang International Invitational Table-Tennis Tournament opened here Thursday.
An opening ceremony was held in the Table-Tennis Gymnasium in Chongchun Street.
Present there were Jong In Chol, vice-chairman of the Physical Culture and Sports Guidance Commission, Kim Yu Ho, chairman of the DPRK Table-Tennis Association, and officials concerned.
Sports teams of Singapore, Uzbekistan, China, Jilin Province of China, and teams A and B of the DPRK entered the gymnasium.
After a speech was made by Kim Chil Song, chairman of the organizing committee of the tournament, the flag of the tournament was hoisted.
The opening ceremony was followed by games.
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