Singapore’s naval ship RSS Resolution with 250 crew members aboard anchored at Tien Sa port in the central city of Da Nang on March 4, beginning its four-day visit to Vietnam.

During their stay, officers and the crew will pay courtesy visits to leaders of the municipal People’s Committee and the High Commands of the Military Zone 5 and Naval Region 3.

They will join the Vietnamese navy in an exercise on search and rescue at sea as well as sport activities.

This is the ninth visit to Vietnam of a naval ship of Singapore.

The visit is expected to further consolidate the friendship between Vietnam and Singapore in general and the two armies in particularly, especially in the context that they are speeding up cooperative activities within the framework of their strategic partnership signed in September last year.-VNA