• Fri
  • Aug 1, 2014
  • Updated: 10:25pm

Shangri-La Dialogue

Hagel and Dung: partners who once were enemies

Forty-five years ago, as the Vietnam war raged on, Chuck Hagel and Nguyen Tan Dung were on opposite sides of combat serving in the Mekong Delta - both wounded more than once as they battled for their countries.

Monday, 3 June, 2013, 3:28am

PLA officers turn on the charm at regional security forum in Singapore

Senior Chinese military officials came ready to talk at a major regional security forum over the weekend, surprising delegates with a new sense of openness at a time when Beijing is making strident claims to territory across Asia's seas.

3 Jun 2013 - 3:09am

Talking points

Tenders close for Kai Tak sites

31 May 2013 - 5:34am