RoK hands over submarine to Indonesian navy World

RoK hands over submarine to Indonesian navy

A 1,400-tonne submarine manufactured in the Republic of Korea (RoK) arrived in a port of the Indonesian Navy’s Eastern Fleet in Surabaya after a 16-day voyage from the East Asian country.

Maritime administration honored for excellent performance

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung on May 9 presented the Independence Order, third class, to the Vietnam Maritime Administration on recognition of the sector’s excellent contributions to national construction and development.

Singapore, US begin Exercise CARAT 2014

A ceremony was held at Singapore’s Changi Naval Base on July 29 morning to launch the 20th Singapore-US Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise.

Shares plunge on global debt worries

Shares nosedived on Nov. 2 on both national stock exchanges, following global fears that a referendum in Greece might torpedo the eurozone bailout deal.

DPRK warns of strong reactions against RoK

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on May 21 warned it will react strongly to any retaliation from the Republic of Korea (RoK) for the sinking of the warship Cheonan in March.