US to sell missiles to Thailand World

US to sell missiles to Thailand

The US State Department said on August 10 that its Government approved the sale of RGM-84L Harpoon Block II Surface Launched Missiles to Thailand.
Philippines foils seajacking plot in Sulu sea World

Philippines foils seajacking plot in Sulu sea

Navy boats and air force helicopters of the Philippines have foiled a seajacking attempt on a cargo vessel in Sulu sea off the southern province of Zamboanga del Norte, the Philippine military reported on April 19.
Thailand, Russia promote defence cooperation World

Thailand, Russia promote defence cooperation

Thailand and Russia have discussed the implementation of arms deals and defence industry cooperation during a meeting between Russia's Ambassador to Thailand and the chief of the Thai Defence Forces.
No Vietnamese at quake zone in New Zealand Society

No Vietnamese at quake zone in New Zealand

The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on November 16 released a list of foreign tourists evacuated from the most affected area by recent earthquakes, with no Vietnamese reported.