Go Beyond Numbers: For countries like India and Vietnam to balance China, they must transition from transactio - The Times of India Blog

India and Vietnam have committed to further boost their defence and economic ties at their recent virtual joint commission meeting. Co-chaired by external affairs minister S Jaishankar and his Vietnamese counterpart Pham Binh Minh, the two sides also agreed to explore closer cooperation in emerging areas such as civil nuclear energy, marine science and space.