Vietnam participates in IMDEX Asia 2023

(VOVWORLD) - IMDEX Asia 2023, Asia’s leading naval and maritime defense event opened  at the Singapore Changi Exhibition Centre on Wednesday. 
Vietnam participates in IMDEX Asia 2023 - ảnh 1 Vietnam participates in IMDEX Asia 2023 (Photo: Duc Thu/

It welcomed 47 delegations, which include 22 Navy Chiefs, and Coast Guard Directors along with the Heads of Maritime Law Enforcement Agencies from more than 40 countries.

The 8th International Maritime Security Conference (IMSC) was held on Thursday on the sidelines of the event. The Vietnamese delegation, led by Rear Admiral Nguyen Dinh Hung, Deputy Commander of the Navy, attended the conference which discussed the impact of geopolitical developments on maritime security and ways to promote peace and stability, and future maritime cooperation.

Vietnam participates in IMDEX Asia 2023 - ảnh 2The participants take a photo in front of Vietnam’s ship 015-Tran Hung Dao (Photo: Duc Thu/

On this occasion, Vietnam’s ship 015-Tran Hung Dao of Brigade 162 of Naval Region 4, and a delegation led by Colonel Nguyen Van Ngan, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Navy Region 4 participated in the ASEAN-India maritime exercise (AIME), a workshop on humanitarian assistance and disaster reduction (HADR), a subject matter expert exchange (SMEE), and an international maritime defense exhibition and conference (IMDEX) in 2023.