World

Japanese naval ships visit Cambodia

Three ships of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force (JMSDF), with 623 officers and sailors on board, anchored at Sihanoukville port in Preah Sihanouk province of Cambodia, for a four-day visit.
Vietnam, Brunei navies establish hotline Politics

Vietnam, Brunei navies establish hotline

The navies of Vietnam and Singapore have agreed to establish a hotline as part of their future cooperation, according to a memorandum of understanding (MOU) freshly signed in Brunei.
Politics

Vietnamese, Filipino armies set sight on closer links

High-ranking officers of the Vietnamese and Filipino armies have agreed to enhance cooperation between their navies, maritime police, air and ground forces in a move to push forward defence ties between the two nations.
Minister stresses cooperation activities within ADMM+ Politics

Minister stresses cooperation activities within ADMM+

Vietnamese Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh has highlighted the need to promote cooperation activities within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM+) with ASEAN playing the central role.
NA Vice Chairman busy in Malaysia Politics

NA Vice Chairman busy in Malaysia

National Assembly Vice Chairman Huynh Ngoc Son met with President of the Malaysian House of Senate Abu Zahar Ujang in Kuala Lumpur on July 25 as part of his four-day visit to the country.
Society

The Epic of Hoang Sa Flotilla

The island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has long preserved a historical story about the militia heroes of the Hoang Sa Flotilla in the Nguyen Dynasty who rowed boats to Hoang Sa Archipelago (Paracel), ready to plant sovereign landmarks and defend the islands of the motherland.
Vietnam-China joint sea patrol ends Politics

Vietnam-China joint sea patrol ends

Two vessels belonging to the Vietnam People’s Navy returned to the central province of Khanh Hoa on June 30, following the end of a successful joint patrol with Chinese naval forces.
Vietnamese naval ships visit China’s Nanhai Fleet Politics

Vietnamese naval ships visit China’s Nanhai Fleet

Two Vietnamese naval ships arrived in the coastal city of Zhan Jiang in the Chinese southern province of Guangdong on June 25 in a courtesy visit to the region’s municipal authorities and the High Command of the Nanhai Fleet.
Vietnam, China conduct 15th joint naval patrol Politics

Vietnam, China conduct 15th joint naval patrol

Under permission of the Prime Minister and the Ministry of Defence, two naval ships departed from the central city of Da Nang on June 22 to take part in the 15th joint patrol with Chinese naval forces.
French patrol ship visits Vietnam Politics

French patrol ship visits Vietnam

The French Gowind-class offshore patrol vessel, L’Adroit, commanded by naval lieutenant colonel Luc Regnier with a crew of 53, docked at the port of Hai Phong to start a six-day visit to the northern city of Hai Phong and other localities.