Tag

Philippines defense modernization

The Philippines’ $35 Billion Military Modernization Plan, Explained

The Philippines’ $35 Billion Military Modernization Plan, Explained

By James Guild
Manila is seeking to take a major step forward in the modernization of its armed forces, but current economic conditions are challenging.

Will the Philippines’ President-Elect Continue the Country’s Defense Modernization?

Will the Philippines’ President-Elect Continue the Country’s Defense Modernization?

By Joshua Espeña
Domestic and international pressures may compel Marcos Jr. to continue the planned upgrades to the country’s armed forces.
What Does the New Philippines Defense Budget Say About Future Military Modernization Under Duterte?

What Does the New Philippines Defense Budget Say About Future Military Modernization Under Duterte?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A look at what the new proposed allocations say about the country’s defense outlook for 2020 and beyond.

What’s in the New Philippines-Czech Republic Defense Industry Forum?

What’s in the New Philippines-Czech Republic Defense Industry Forum?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the significance of a recent development within the broader security relationship.

What’s in the Philippine Navy’s New Missile Test?

What’s in the Philippine Navy’s New Missile Test?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the broader significance of a successful test of a new missile system.

The Future of Philippine Military Modernization Under Duterte: What’s on the Second Horizon?

The Future of Philippine Military Modernization Under Duterte: What’s on the Second Horizon?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A look at what lies ahead in the coming years on this front.

Is the Philippines Moving Closer to New Submarines Under Duterte?

Is the Philippines Moving Closer to New Submarines Under Duterte?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Though the idea continues to be under consideration, the gap between aspiration and reality remains wide.
Philippines Gets New Israel Missile System for its Attack Craft

Philippines Gets New Israel Missile System for its Attack Craft

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The Southeast Asian state gets another boost to expand its naval capabilities.

Frigate Controversy Puts Philippines’ Military Modernization Challenges in the Spotlight

Frigate Controversy Puts Philippines’ Military Modernization Challenges in the Spotlight

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The launch of an inquiry this week once again places scrutiny on the country’s efforts to develop its military capabilities.

Why the Philippines Needs to Develop Its Coast Guard

Why the Philippines Needs to Develop Its Coast Guard

By Jay Tristan Tarriela
To defend its claims in the South China Sea, Manila will need more white hulls.

What’s in the New Pakistan Naval Voyage to the Philippines?

What’s in the New Pakistan Naval Voyage to the Philippines?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the interaction within the broader context of ties.
What Will Philippine Military Modernization Under Duterte Look Like in 2018?

What Will Philippine Military Modernization Under Duterte Look Like in 2018?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at what lies in store for the country on the defense side.

Page 1 of 5