Singapore Faces the Future: Shaping an IKC2 Defense Force

10/31/2012
2012-10-31 Singapore is at the vortex of what we are calling the Strategic Quadrangle in the Pacific.  The intersection of the defense of Japan, South Korea, Australia and Singapore forms a quadrangle of defense interests in providing for the security of key US allies in the region.  The US is…

Rethinking US Defense Strategy in the Pacific

10/23/2012
2012-10-23 by Robbin Laird The United States became a Pacific power by means of gaining Spanish territory after the Spanish-American war, and events in Hawaii that eventually led to Hawaii becoming a U.S. territory.  The late 19th century saw the emergence of the U.S. as a Pacific power, so the pivot…

The Singapore Defense Market: Entry Strategies and Market Opportunities

08/06/2012
In a report from our partner ICD research, SLD readers have a chance to purchase a comprehensive overview and forecast of this important market. Singapore expected to spend US$56.5 billion on defense during the forecast period Singapore has the largest defense expenditure in the South East Asian region and, in…