- SIMBEX is the Maritime Bilateral Exercise between Singapore and India.
- Initiated in 1994, SIMBEX is the Indian Navy’s longest uninterrupted bilateral maritime exercise with any foreign navy.
Why in News?
- The three-day long 28th edition of Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise SIMBEX concluded recently.
- Sustaining the continuity of this significant engagement despite the challenges of the ongoing pandemic further underscores the strength of bilateral defence ties between both countries.
- The success of SIMBEX-2021 is yet another demonstration of the mutual resolve on both sides to strengthen the bilateral partnership further in the years ahead.