Subscribe

Tag

Vientiane Vision

Why the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Parts Deal Matters
March 30, 2019

Why the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Parts Deal Matters

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The completion of the initial part of the deal spotlighted its wider significance.

Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
April 11, 2018

Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent visit highlighted the security realm of the relationship that has broader regional strategic significance.
Japan’s New ASEAN Defense Initiative in the Spotlight with First Disaster Relief Engagement
February 27, 2018

Japan’s New ASEAN Defense Initiative in the Spotlight with First Disaster Relief Engagement

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Tokyo rolls out yet another activity as part of its increased regional defense engagement with Southeast Asia.

Naval Visit Puts Japan-Brunei Defense Ties in the Headlines
February 06, 2018

Naval Visit Puts Japan-Brunei Defense Ties in the Headlines

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Goodwill visit comes amid an active 2018 start for defense relations between the two sides.

Japan Destroyer Visits Philippines Amid Maritime Security Boosts
November 29, 2017

Japan Destroyer Visits Philippines Amid Maritime Security Boosts

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The engagement holds broader significance in the context of broader security relations between the two sides.

ASEAN-Japan Coast Guard Cooperation in the Spotlight With Philippines Exercise
November 25, 2017

ASEAN-Japan Coast Guard Cooperation in the Spotlight With Philippines Exercise

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The expanded version of a maritime exercise offered a glimpse into ongoing cooperation in this realm.

Japan-Philippines Defense Ties in the Spotlight with New Vessels
November 23, 2017

Japan-Philippines Defense Ties in the Spotlight with New Vessels

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Tokyo’s capacity-building assistance is part of a broader trend of continued security cooperation in the Duterte era.
What’s Next for Japan-Vietnam Defense Ties?
November 02, 2017

What’s Next for Japan-Vietnam Defense Ties?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the outlook for the relationship following a recent bilateral meeting.

Why Japan’s New Military Aircraft Gift to the Philippines Matters
October 31, 2017

Why Japan’s New Military Aircraft Gift to the Philippines Matters

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The subtle change is not without significance for both sides and the wider region.

A New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal?
August 15, 2017

A New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Though specifics are still unclear, a transaction mulled by the two sides reflects their ongoing defense cooperation.

Japan-ASEAN Cyber Cooperation in the Spotlight
February 24, 2017

Japan-ASEAN Cyber Cooperation in the Spotlight

By Prashanth Parameswaran
News of a new training program highlights Tokyo’s important and growing role as an ASEAN partner in the cyber realm.
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
February 23, 2017

Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Tokyo’s defense forces conducted their first drill outside of Japan alongside Asia’s largest multinational exercise.

Page 1 of 2