Samudra Laksamana

News:Indian Navy and the Royal Malaysian Navy will be participating in the bilateral exercise ‘Samudra Laksamana’ that will take place from 12th to 15th September 2019. Facts: About the Exercise: The exercise would include a harbour phase wherein professional interactions, official calls, social engagements, visits by the local populace and various sports events would be… Continue reading Samudra Laksamana

It’s premature to count India out of the RCEP, says Centre

India has said that it would be premature to suggest that India could be left out of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership(RCEP). This statement came after Malaysian Prime Minister had said that he would prefer to go ahead with the RCEP Pact immediately and allow countries such as India, Australia and New Zealand to join… Continue reading It’s premature to count India out of the RCEP, says Centre

Malaysia approves Chinese project after price is slashed

Malaysia has reopened a closed Chinese rail construction project after China agreed to slash the price by 30% from the original cost.Under the reworked deal,the 648-km rail link will now cost $10.6 billion. The concession to Malaysia is part of a broad reassessment of China’s ambitious infrastructure program known as the Belt and Road Initiative,… Continue reading Malaysia approves Chinese project after price is slashed

INS Kadmatt to participate in maritime and aerospace exhibition in Malaysia

INS Kadmatt is participating in Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA)-19 which was held in Langkawi,Malaysia. INS Kadmatt is an indigenous stealth anti-submarine warfare corvette.It was commissioned into the Indian Navy in January 2016.It is named after one of the large islands amongst the Lakshadweep group of Islands off the west coast of India.… Continue reading INS Kadmatt to participate in maritime and aerospace exhibition in Malaysia