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Vietnam, Mozambique foster defence cooperation

Vietnam, Mozambique foster defence cooperation

Vietnam attaches importance to the traditional relationship with Mozambique and wishes to promote multi-faceted cooperation between the nations, particularly in national defence, said a senior officer.

Vietnam, Cuba foster defence relations

Vietnam, Cuba foster defence relations

Senior Lieutenant General Luong Cuong, Chairman of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) received a delegation from the Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces led by Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen Leopoldo Cintra Frias in Hanoi on March 27.

Vietnam, Cuba sign 2017-2019 defence cooperation plan

Vietnam, Cuba sign 2017-2019 defence cooperation plan

Vietnamese Defence Minister, Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich and Minister of Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces, Sen. Lieut. Gen Leopoldo Cintra Frias signed a 2017-2019 cooperation plan following their talks held in Hanoi on March 23.

Cuba, Vietnam seek stronger relations

Cuba, Vietnam seek stronger relations

Cuba wishes to further strengthen the special relations with Vietnam, visiting Minister of Revolutionary Armed Forces (FAR) of Cuba Sen. Lieut. Gen. Leopoldo Cintra Frias told Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.

Vietnam, Malaysia hope to promote defence ties

Vietnam, Malaysia hope to promote defence ties

Malaysian Deputy Defence Minister Mohd Johari bin Baharom told his Vietnamese counterpart Phan Van Giang at a meeting on March 22 that the two countries have great potential to cooperate in the defence industry as both of them want to modernize their armies.

Vietnam, Netherlands boost peacekeeping cooperation

Vietnam, Netherlands boost peacekeeping cooperation

The Netherlands wishes to expand relations with Vietnam, including cooperation in peacekeeping activities between the two countries’ armies, said Dutch Ambassador to Vietnam Nienke Trooster.

NA Chairwoman pledges further ties with Myanmar

NA Chairwoman pledges further ties with Myanmar

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan pledged to elevate ties between Vietnam and Myanmar and between the two armies during a reception in Hanoi on March 6 for Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services of Myanmar, Sen. Gen. Min Aung Hlaing.

Vietnam faces strange steel shortage

Vietnam faces strange steel shortage

Though Vietnam possesses huge amounts of iron ore, there is a serious shortage of steel for the mechanical engineering industry and defense industry.

Party leader successfully wraps up China visit

Party leader successfully wraps up China visit

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation arrived in Hanoi on January 15 afternoon, concluding their four-day official visit to China at the invitation of Chinese General Secretary and President Xi Jinping.

Vietnamese minister hosts Korean defence officer

Vietnamese minister hosts Korean defence officer

Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich received on December 28 Vice Defence Minister of the Republic of Korea Hwang In-moo, who is in Hanoi to attend the countries’ fifth defence policy dialogue.

Vietnam, Malaysia bolster defence ties

Vietnam, Malaysia bolster defence ties

Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh held talks with his Malaysian counterpart, Dato' Sri Mohd Johari Baharum, in Hanoi on December 14.