Mindef told to get answers for conflicting statements on combat ship programme
The discrepancy in statements is related to the forensic audit report on the littoral combat ship programme.
Ship captains held by Indonesian navy decry bribes and betrayal
Most of the captains were freed after a few weeks once ship owners made unofficial payments to navy intermediaries of between US$300,000 and US$400,000, people say.
US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as warning to North
USS Ronald Reagan and ships from its accompanying strike group docked at a naval base in the southern port city of Busan.
Russia says its navy in joint patrols with China in Pacific
The deepening 'no limits' partnership between the rising superpower of China and the natural resources titan of Russia is a geopolitical development the West is watching with anxiety.
Inside the Boustead Naval Shipyard
A look at the Boustead Naval Shipyard, which is under scrutiny over a project for six littoral combat ships for the navy, none of which has been delivered so far.
US Navy deploys four warships east of Taiwan as Pelosi heads to Taipei
The carrier USS Ronald Reagan has transited the South China Sea and is currently in the Philippines Sea, east of Taiwan and the Philippines and south of Japan, a US Navy official confirms.
On Navy Day, Putin says US is main threat to Russia
The main threat to Russia is 'the strategic policy of the USA to dominate the world's oceans' and the movement of the Nato military alliance closer towards Russia's borders, according to a new naval doctrine.
US Navy boosts aspiration for large unmanned fleet
The Navy's proposed fiscal year 2023 budget requested US$27.9 billion in shipbuilding funding for eight new ships, including two Virginia class attack submarines, two Arleigh Burke destroyers, and one Constellation frigate.
China says it 'drove' away US destroyer that sailed near disputed isles
The US regularly carries out what it calls Freedom of Navigation Operations in the South China Sea challenging what it says are restrictions on innocent passage imposed by China and other claimants.
Japan protests Chinese navy sailing near disputed islands
The islets in the East China Sea, known as the Senkaku by Tokyo and the Diaoyu by Beijing, are at the centre of a long-running dispute between Japan and China.
Curbing graft in Malaysia’s notorious defence procurement
A whole-of-government approach must be adopted through the establishment of a monitoring committee consisting of representatives from the navy, defence ministry, MACC and others.
US Navy seizes illicit weapons from stateless vessel in Arabian sea
The shipment consists of approximately 1,400 AK-47 assault rifles and 226,600 rounds of ammunition, according to the US Navy's Fifth Fleet.