Published: Aug 15, 2022
India will aim to become a developed nation within 25 years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a national day address on Monday, with policies to support domestic production in power, defence and digital technology.
Published: Jul 12, 2022
After winning an overwhelming victory in Sunday’s upper house election, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida now faces the two difficult challenges of “drastically strengthening” the country’s defence capabilities and addressing rising prices.
Published: Jun 23, 2022
Deputy Prime Minister Tea Banh said the 10 ASEAN defence ministers had adopted a joint declaration on defence cooperation which would strengthen their solidarity towards harmonious security. Cambodia and Japan have also agreed to deepen cooperation in the military sector.
Published: May 26, 2022
The Japanese government and ruling parties plan to begin discussions to boost the country’s defence budget in the next fiscal year and beyond after Prime Minister Fumio Kishida told U.S. President Joe Biden that Japan will secure “a substantial increase” in its defence budget.
Published: May 16, 2022
Cambodia’s Ministry of National Defence has issued a new Defence White Paper – the third such plan since 2000 – as it continues to defend itself against US accusations of a Chinese military presence at Ream Naval Base in the Gulf of Thailand.