Vietnam consults Singapore about ASEAN defence activities Politics

Vietnam consults Singapore about ASEAN defence activities

A delegation of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence led by Deputy Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh is paying a working visit to Singapore from February 10-13 to consult the Singaporean side about military and defence activities of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2020.
ASEAN Defence SOM Plus Working Group meeting opens ASEAN

ASEAN Defence SOM Plus Working Group meeting opens

A meeting of the ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting Plus Working Group (ADSOM + WG) began in the central city of Da Nang on January 10, with over 120 delegates from policymaking units of defence ministries of the 10 ASEAN countries and eight dialogue partners.
75th anniversary of Vietnam’s People Army marked in Laos Politics

75th anniversary of Vietnam’s People Army marked in Laos

The Vietnamese Embassy and Defence Attaché Agency in Laos held a ceremony in Vientiane on December 13 to celebrate the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and the 30th All-People’s Defence Festival (December 22).
ADMM Plus focuses on security matters ASEAN

ADMM Plus focuses on security matters

The ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Plus opened in Bangkok, Thailand on November 18 under the chair of Thai Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan.
Defence Minister attends ADMM Retreat, ADMM Plus in Bangkok Politics

Defence Minister attends ADMM Retreat, ADMM Plus in Bangkok

Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich on November 16 led a high-ranking military delegation of Vietnam to join the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat and the sixth ADMM Plus that are taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from November 16-19.
ADMM-Plus security exercise in Singapore concludes World

ADMM-Plus security exercise in Singapore concludes

Vietnamese escort warship 016-Quang Trung has completed its participation at the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus) maritime security field training exercise, which concluded in Singapore on May 12.
Vietnam, Japan reinforce defence links Politics

Vietnam, Japan reinforce defence links

Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich and his Japanese counterpart Takeshi Iwaya agreed to continue pushing forward the effective and substantial development of bilateral defence ties during 2019 and following years during their talks in Hanoi on May 2.
Vietnam, New Zealand looks towards closer defence ties Politics

Vietnam, New Zealand looks towards closer defence ties

Vietnamese Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with his New Zealand counterpart Ron Mark in Wellington on November 5 following an official welcome ceremony with traditional Maori rituals for the former.
ADMM 12: ASEAN, dialogue partners strengthen defence cooperation World

ADMM 12: ASEAN, dialogue partners strengthen defence cooperation

Defence Ministers of the ASEAN bloc and eight dialogues partners (Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Russia and the US) have agreed to step up collaboration to counter terrorist threats, and consolidate mutual trust and understanding.
Vietnam, New Zealand strengthen defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, New Zealand strengthen defence cooperation

Vietnam and New Zealand have agreed to enhance cooperation in UN peacekeeping operations, cyber and maritime security, and in the Experts Working Group (EWG) mechanism within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM-Plus).