Vietnam

Vietnam manages delicate balance between US and China

Success of Trump visit should not obscure Hanoi's efforts to keep Beijing on board

Even under Trump, US-Vietnam relations seem to be improving

Despite their concerns about Trump's presidency, Vietnamese leaders were proactive in engaging directly with the new US President.

US–Vietnam relations under President Trump

Under the Obama administration, the US–Vietnam relationship experienced a significant improvement, in particular in terms of security cooperation.

Vietnam is a Promising Partner for the Trump Administration

The new trend of seeking what Trump considers to be more fair trade relationships might be challenging for any Southeast Asian state with smaller size and capacity. However, Vietnam aims to demonstrate goodwill by meeting the White House halfway on such expectations.

Iran, Vietnam pledge $2 bn trade boost

For mineral-rich Vietnam, Iran offers a key partnership in the oil and gas industry and for health and technology exchanges

Understanding what went wrong at long Tan

The 50th anniversary of the battle of Long Tan was supposed to be a truly memorable event with thousands of Australians making the pilgrimage to the old Australian battle grounds to commemorate.

‘This month’s fairytale’: the dilemmas of pacification in Phuoc Tuy, 1966-1972

Since the fall of Saigon in 1975, a significant number of historians and commentators have asked not ‘what if’ but lamented  ‘if only’, arguing that certai

Emerging U.S. Security Partnerships in Southeast Asia

The Centre for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) recently hosted a panel discussion in Washington DC, on Tuesday, 1 December 2015, on the Emerging U.S. Security Partnerships in Southeast Asia Project.

Collateral benefit and damage

Who will be the winners and losers from the upcoming South China Sea judgement?

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