China (3rd title)
| 1 (in 1 host city)|
| November 30 – December 12|
13 (from all Asian federations)
The results and the points of the matches between the same teams that were already played during the preliminary round shall be taken into account for the final round.
1979 ABC Championship Wikipedia
The 1979 Asian Basketball Confederation Championship for Men were held in Nagoya, Japan.