Singapore’s defence spending : a long-term approach
Ong, Wei Chong
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Singapore’s defence acquisition has been incorrectly assessed by a Malaysian geostrategist as one that does not take into account of costs. Singapore’s defence spending takes a long-term view of actual security needs and its defence procurement process is guided by the principle of seeking the most costeffective system.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science::Strategy
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