Army joins COVID-19 response drill Society

Army joins COVID-19 response drill

The Ministry of National Defence on March 4 held a largest-ever online drill in response to COVID-19 with the involvement of military units across the country.
Chief of VPA General Staff Phan Van Giang active in India Politics

Chief of VPA General Staff Phan Van Giang active in India

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Minister of National Defence, on November 27 had a meeting with Chief of Staff of India’s Western Naval Command Vice Admiral R.B.Pandit as part of his official visit to India.
Vietnam’s high-ranking military delegation visits India Politics

Vietnam’s high-ranking military delegation visits India

A high-ranking military delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the VPA and Deputy Minister of National Defence, is on an official visit to India from November 24-28.
General Staff Chief receives Chinese guest Politics

General Staff Chief receives Chinese guest

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Minister of National Defence, on November 18 hosted a reception for a delegation from the National Defence University (NDU) of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army led by Lieut. Gen. Wu Jieming, NDU Political Commissar.
Vietnam, India enhance defence ties Politics

Vietnam, India enhance defence ties

The Vietnamese Government, people and army always attach importance to comprehensively and practically developing relations with India, a senior Vietnamese officer has said.
High-level military delegation wraps up visit to Cambodia Politics

High-level military delegation wraps up visit to Cambodia

A Vietnamese high-level military delegation, led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Minister of National Defence, on November 2 concluded their four-day official visit to Cambodia.
Vietnam, Cambodia enhance defence ties Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia enhance defence ties

A high-ranking military delegation from Vietnam led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Minister of National Defence, left Hanoi for an official visit to Cambodia on October 30.
Conference reviews 10-year building of defence zones Politics

Conference reviews 10-year building of defence zones

The Central Military Commission (CMC) on March 19 held a teleconference to review 10 years of implementing the 10th-tenure Politburo’s Resolution No. 28/NQ-TW on continue turning centrally-run cities and provinces into firm defence zones in the new period.
Vietnam’s high-ranking military delegation visits Japan Politics

Vietnam’s high-ranking military delegation visits Japan

A high-ranking delegation from the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) led by Sen. Lieut. Gen Phan Van Giang, member of the Party Central Committee and the Central Military Commission’s Standing Board, Chief of the VPA General Staff and Deputy Minister of National Defence, is paying an official friendship visit to Japan from March 2 to 5.
Vietnam, Russia armies beef up bilateral cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Russia armies beef up bilateral cooperation

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army, received Colonel General V.B. Zarudnitsky, Chief of the Military Academy of the Russian Federation Armed Forces’ General Staff, in Hanoi on February 18.
Officials highlight progress in Vietnam-EU defence ties Politics

Officials highlight progress in Vietnam-EU defence ties

Developments in Vietnam-EU relations, especially in security-defence, were highlighted during a meeting between a senior official of the Ministry of National Defence and a delegation of the EU’s Crisis Management and Planning Directorate (CMPD) in Hanoi on December 10.
High-ranking Vietnamese military delegation visits Thailand Politics

High-ranking Vietnamese military delegation visits Thailand

A high-ranking military delegation of Vietnam, led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Minister of National Defence, arrived in Bangkok on November 22 afternoon, beginning a four-day official visit to Thailand.