ASEAN defence chiefs meet in Hanoi ASEAN

ASEAN defence chiefs meet in Hanoi

The Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) is ready to share its experiences and cooperate with other countries’ armies to effectively cope with non-traditional challenges in the region.
Politics

Vietnam attends Int’l Defence Dialogue 2011

A Vietnamese military delegation, led by Lieut. Gen. Tran Thai Binh, Director of the Institute of Military Strategy under the Defence Ministry attended the Jakarta International Defence Dialogue 2011 that opened on March 23.
Politics

Briefing on developments of ASEAN defence and military cooperation by ADMM+ Chairman

ASEAN Member States are moving forward with cooperation and integration to build Southeast Asia into a region of peace, stability and development. The ASEAN Charter coming into effect has ushered in a new era of regional cooperation that would lead to the creation of a strong ASEAN Community by 2015 with three pillars – Political-Security Community, Economic Community and Socio-Cultural Community. ASEAN has been also boosting its cooperation with external partners to enhance broader peace, stability and development.
ARF 17 takes place in Hanoi Politics

ARF 17 takes place in Hanoi

The 17 th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), the last ministerial meeting within the framework of the 43 rd ASEAN ministerial meetings and related meetings, took place in Hanoi on July 23 under the chairmanship of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Gia Khiem.
Vietnam hosts meeting of ASEAN defence chiefs Politics

Vietnam hosts meeting of ASEAN defence chiefs

The 7th ASEAN Chief of Defence Forces Informal Meeting (ACDFIM-7) will be held in Hanoi on March 24-27, aiming to boost the effectiveness of cooperation among regional armies in response to non-traditional security threats.
World

China, Singapore hold joint anti-terror exercises

China and Singapore are conducting a joint anti-terrorism training exercise in Guilin in the southwest Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region that will run until June 26, said Chinese military sources.