Philippines Proposes 5.5% Defence Spending Increase

18 Juli 2017The second horizon start in 2018 (photo : defenseph)The Philippines government has proposed a 2018 defence budget of PHP145 billion (USD2.9 billion), a year-on-year increase of 5.5%, the Philippine Department of Budget...

DPR Sepakat Tambah Anggaran Kemhan Lebih Dari Rp200 M

17 Juli 2017Tambahan anggaran akan dipakai untuk membiayai kebutuhan operasi di perbatasan (photo : Hiu Kencana)Jakarta, CNN Indonesia -- Komisi I Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat (DPR) sepakat menambah anggaran Kementerian Pertahanan lebih dari Rp200 miliar...

Revised Indonesian Budget Brings Modest Increase

14 Juli 2017Marginal increase of 1.2% approved for defence. Funding to be used to support UN peacekeeping operations and satellite lease payments (photo : Pindad)Indonesia’s revised budget for 2017 includes a further marginal increase...

Thailand Announces USD6.5 billion Defence Budget

15 Juni 2017RTAF Gripen flyby of HTMS Chakri Naruebet (photo : Bangkok Post)Thailand’s military government has proposed a defence budget of THB222.4 billion (USD6.5 billion) for 2018, representing a year-on-year increase of about 5%.New...

NZ Defence Force Gets $1 Billion for New Technology

03 Juni 2017HMNZS Manawanui is scheduled to be retired in 2018. (photo : NZDF)The Defence Force has been given nearly $1 billion in new funding to upgrade bases, intelligence and surveillance systems, and to...

Australian Defence Budget Rises 8.3%

10 Mei 2017Budget projections show spending reaching 2% of GDP (photo : Adelaide Now)Australia will increase defence expenditure by 8.3% in 2017-18, with funding rising by AUD2.7 billion to AUD35.2 billion (USD25.9 billion). Budget...

Kemenhan Geser Kementerian PUPR, Anggaran Terbesar 2018

12 April 2017Pagu indikatif anggaran pertahanan 2018 adalah Rp 106,9 triliun (photo : Viva)VIVA.co.id – Rancangan awal Rencana Kerja Pemerintah 2018, membeberkan pagu indikatif 15 kementerian/lembaga yang mendapatkan alokasi dana terbesar untuk tahun anggaran...

Malaysian Naval Power Suffers Budget Woes

18 Maret 2017RMN corvettes (photo : vosizneias)MELBOURNE, Australia — Malaysia’s centerpiece plan for the restructure and recapitalization of its Navy has also been adversely affected by the country’s budget woes, leaving most of it...

Malaysian Defense: Budget Hinders Military Asset Procurement

17 Maret 2017RMAF Hawk 208, F/A-18D Hornet, MiG-29N, and Su-30MKM (photo : RA AZ)MELBOURNE, Australia — Malaysia’s military continues to struggle to implement plans to recapitalize its assets, as the government’s budget is battered...

Thailand Launches 10-year Military Modernisation Programme

14 Maret 2017Thailand to increase defence spending from the existing 1.4% of GDP to 2% of GDP by the end of the decade (image : wiki)Thailand's government has launched a 10-year military development programme...

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