9 teams, each plays the others four times - twice at home and twice away - for a total of 32 games each, over 36 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored.
Qualification for AFC competitions:
1 place: AFC Cup
Relegation from the league:
no relegation from the league
Promotion to the league:
1 team from regional leagues