Tag: Defense

US report finds big weaknesses in China’s defense industry base

US report finds big weaknesses in China’s defense industry base

China's reliance on hi-tech imports and potential workforce shortages in the next decade are two big looming vulnerabilities for its defense indust ...
Singore, Indonesia signs landmark deals on extradition, defense and airspace

Singore, Indonesia signs landmark deals on extradition, defense and airspace

Indonesia and Singapore on Tuesday signed three landmark deals on extradition, defense cooperation and airspace management, ending years of dispute ...
The $8 billion defense plan that Taiwan hopes will deter mainland China

The $8 billion defense plan that Taiwan hopes will deter mainland China

Taiwan will spend nearly NT$240 billion (US$8.71 billion) on eight types of weons to bolster its defenses in the face of mounting military threats ...

time for safety? FedEx wants to get a missile defense system for cargo planes in the US

Security is of the utmost importance these days and everything can be done to ensure it. That goes for a plea deal by FedEx that ...
The January-Australia defense deal could fuel rivalry between China and the US, analysts say

The January-Australia defense deal could fuel rivalry between China and the US, analysts say

A "landmark" defense deal between Jan and Australia could further fuel competition between China and US-led allies and heighten concerns that count ...
Morning short messages: Resignation of the Sudanese Prime Minister, US Defense Treaties Covid and more

Morning short messages: Resignation of the Sudanese Prime Minister, US Defense Treaties Covid and more

To start your day, here are some stories. Sudan's Prime Minister announces his resignation after failing to find consensus. You ...
Kim Jong-un talks about food, covid and defense as North Korea focuses on 2022

Kim Jong-un talks about food, covid and defense as North Korea focuses on 2022

North Korea agreed an important meeting of the ruling party with leader Kim Jong-un calling for a strengthening of its military, thorough anti-pand ...
Russia cannot dictate regional security to NATO, says the German defense minister

Russia cannot dictate regional security to NATO, says the German defense minister

German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht said on Sunday that Russia could not "dictate" regional security to NATO, as tensions between Moscow an ...