Friday, September 17, 2021, 22:14 (GMT+7)

Building and developing the defence industry as the spearhead of the national industry

Building and developing the defence industry as the spearhead of the national industry

Monday, September 13, 2021, 16:55 (GMT+7)
Defence industry's capacity to research, design, manufacture and repair weapons and technical equipment has markedly changed and made a breakthrough, gradually mastering the technology of production, repair, improvement and digitisation of many types of weapons and technical equipment of new generation, high technology and modernity, in line with Vietnam’s national defence strategy and military art.

Strategic mistakes made by the U.S. and NATO during the war in Afghanistan

Strategic mistakes made by the U.S. and NATO during the war in Afghanistan

Sunday, September 12, 2021, 09:11 (GMT+7)
In spite of the fact that America and a number of NATO member states always had absolute superiority in terms of personnel and equipment, they failed to gain victory in a war which had been thought to happen “one-way” only in Afghanistan. According to many analysts around the world, the U.S. and NATO made a lot of strategic mistakes during the war in this South Asian country

Combining economy with defence at Factory Z121

Combining economy with defence at Factory Z121

Thursday, August 26, 2021, 10:35 (GMT+7)
Founded on September 7th, 1966, the Factory Z121, aka the 21 Chemical One Member Limited Liability Company under the General Department of Defence Industry, is tasked with manufacturing and providing explosive accessories for the Military’s training and combat readiness. At the same time, it is assigned to manufacture several dual-purpose products and fireworks for the country and export

Trajectory of U.S.-Russian relations and implications for regional security

Trajectory of U.S.-Russian relations and implications for regional security

Friday, August 20, 2021, 14:51 (GMT+7)
A more stable relationship between U.S. and Russia will enable U.S. and its NATO allies to be partly in control of security challenges in Europe while helping U.S. to avoid confronting both China and Russia at the same time – an unexpected scenario in the Indo-Pacific region for U.S. when it is devoting every effort to cope with threats from China.

Fragile peace and stability in Afghanistan after the withdrawal of U.S. and NATO troops

Fragile peace and stability in Afghanistan after the withdrawal of U.S. and NATO troops

Friday, August 13, 2021, 14:47 (GMT+7)
After 20 years of the “global war on terror” in Afghanistan, the U.S. and NATO will have withdrawn all of their troops from this country by the 11th of September, 2021. However, the public is wondering whether the withdrawal will bring peace and stability to Afghanistan or not

The role and significance of the East Sea to the world, the region and Vietnam

The role and significance of the East Sea to the world, the region and Vietnam

Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 17:14 (GMT+7)
East Sea, the shortest route connecting the Indian Ocean with the Pacific Ocean, acts as a gateway for international trade. The international shipping route through the East Sea is considered the 2nd busiest one in the world (only after the Mediterranean), accounting for more than half of the global maritime trade shipping tonnage which is crucial for not only its surrounding countries and territories, but also for the East Asia and the world.

EU’s Indo-Pacific Strategy

EU’s Indo-Pacific Strategy

Saturday, July 24, 2021, 09:28 (GMT+7)
According to analysts, EU’s approval of the Indo-Pacific draft strategy will make it difficult for China to champion the position that maritime disputes in the region are only bilateral issues between China and other claimants; outsiders should not meddle in these issues. The strategy has direct influence on China’s goal to become a superpower because EU can involve itself in regional security and trade.

Trends in the relations between the U.S. and China during the presidency of Joe Biden

Trends in the relations between the U.S. and China during the presidency of Joe Biden

Sunday, July 11, 2021, 10:05 (GMT+7)
The relations between the U.S. and China play a decisive role in the world’s economic, political and military picture. During the presidency of Joe Biden, the diplomatic tie between the two countries has been forecasted to remain strategically competitive but more comprehensive and systematic than in the period of former President Donald Trump’s rule

Strategies of some major powers and implications for national defence and security of the region and Viet Nam

Strategies of some major powers and implications for national defence and security of the region and Viet Nam

Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 15:25 (GMT+7)
Strategic competition between some developed economies will promote cooperation in both depth and width, which creates a favourable environment for Viet Nam in many aspects, including economic development, defence and security consolidation, and increased position in the international arena. However, this rivalry also results in many disadvantages, producing nagative effects on Viet Nam’s national defence and security.

Developing the VPA into a revolutionary, regular, highly skilled, gradually modernised force, on a par with mission requirements

Developing the VPA into a revolutionary, regular, highly skilled, gradually modernised force, on a par with mission requirements

Monday, May 10, 2021, 13:30 (GMT+7)
The 13th Party National Congress continues to advocate building a revolutionary, regular, highly skilled, gradually modernised military and achieving an adept, compact, strong force by 2025 to create a firm premise for striving to build a modernised military from 2030 onwards. This is a consistent, sound guideline, which demonstrates the strategic vision of the Party and serves as a basis for the Military Central Commission (CMC) and Ministry of National Defence (MND) to lead the building of a comprehensively strong military, truly becoming a combat force absolutely faithful to the Party, State, and people.

Party chief’s speech at CPC and World Political Parties Summit
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong led a high-ranking delegation of the CPV to attend and deliver a speech at the Communist Party of China (CPC) and World Political Parties Summit which was held in the form of videoconference on July 6