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metro
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planet(22) London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom25 (=20) Ne
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planet
metro / Posted 16 hours ago
(22) London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom25 (=20) New York University United States26 (24) National University of Singapore Singapore27 (27) Kyoto University Japan28 (34) Duke University United States29 (33)... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SG Secure can help Singaporeans remain vigilant: Expertsand prevail because that's where unhappiness comes in,” said Associate Professo
SG Secure can help Singaporeans remain vigilant: Experts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
and prevail because that's where unhappiness comes in,” said Associate Professor Paulin Straughan, a sociologist at the National University of Singapore. PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE SUSPICIOUS OF ONE ANOTHER: EXPERTS While there should be more... Read more
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Business Wire
First Ever International Workshop on HVDC Power Cables in the Context of International Submarine Cables and Pipelines and the ABNJby the Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP) of the University of Virginia, t
First Ever International Workshop on HVDC Power Cables in the Context of International Submarine Cables and Pipelines and the ABNJ
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
by the Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP) of the University of Virginia, the Center for International Law (CIL), National University of Singapore, the University of Bergen in Norway, and the International Cable Protection Committee... Read more
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The Financial Express
Falling Indian exports – The import factorclosely for checking the rut in exports. The author is senior research fellow
Falling Indian exports – The import factor
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
closely for checking the rut in exports. The author is senior research fellow and research lead (trade and economic policy) at the Institute of South Asian Studies in the National University of Singapore. Email: isasap@nus.edu.sg. Views are pers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chee Soon Juan says PAP should ‘consider their own hypocrisy’NOT TRUE’ As for PAP leaders’ comments about his not holding a full-time job,
Chee Soon Juan says PAP should ‘consider their own hypocrisy’
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
NOT TRUE’ As for PAP leaders’ comments about his not holding a full-time job, Dr Chee said that after he was sacked by the National University of Singapore in 1993, he had received offers from American universities and could have continued his... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Edward Snowden: Sunday gueststo encrypted messages and devices? Other guests are Imran Khan, Pakistani polit
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Edward Snowden: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
to encrypted messages and devices? Other guests are Imran Khan, Pakistani political activist, and Parag Khanna of the National University of Singapore. Former presidential candidate Ben Carson, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and former... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefconstruction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-
North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore.

NC SBI director nominee gets House support

RALEIGH — Gov. Pat... Read more

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AllAfrica.com
General Appoints 12 New Members to UN University CouncilGleb Wataghin Physics Institute, State University of Campinas Simon Chesterman
General Appoints 12 New Members to UN University Council
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Gleb Wataghin Physics Institute, State University of Campinas Simon Chesterman (Australia), Dean, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore Elizabeth Cousens (USA), Deputy Chief Executive Officer, United Nations Foundation Isabel... Read more
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New Kerala
Secretary-General appoints 12 new members to UN University Council - newkerala.com #56207Gleb Wataghin Physics Institute, State University of Campinas Simon Chesterman
Secretary-General appoints 12 new members to UN University Council - newkerala.com #56207
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Gleb Wataghin Physics Institute, State University of Campinas Simon Chesterman (Australia), Dean, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore Elizabeth Cousens (USA), Deputy Chief Executive Officer, United Nations Foundation Isabel... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore. (Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-
Duke University president to step down from post in 2017
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
construction and renovation projects. He also oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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The Chronicle
Brodhead announces retirement at end of 2016-17 academic yearunder his presidency. Duke has also expanded internationally under Brodhead. T
Brodhead announces retirement at end of 2016-17 academic year
The Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
under his presidency. Duke has also expanded internationally under Brodhead. The University began a partnership with the National University of Singapore in 2005 to form the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School. Duke Kunshan University—a joint... Read more
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Duke University
President Richard Brodhead to Step Down in 2017major strategic priority for the university. He oversaw the creation of the Duk
President Richard Brodhead to Step Down in 2017
Duke University / Posted 6 days ago
major strategic priority for the university. He oversaw the creation of the Duke-NUS Medical School in partnership with the National University of Singapore, and he was deeply engaged in the creation of Duke Kunshan University, a new joint-venture... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Gold loses its shine in dentistry amid teeth-whitening crazehaving a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol," said Chew C
Gold loses its shine in dentistry amid teeth-whitening craze
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
having a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol," said Chew Chong Lin, professor of prosthodontics at the National University of Singapore, who graduated from dental school in 1971. "As time went by, cosmetics took over and,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
INZBC and NZIRI co-hosts public lectures focussing on TPPand its impacts for both New Zealand and India. The first of these lectures was
INZBC and NZIRI co-hosts public lectures focussing on TPP
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
and its impacts for both New Zealand and India. The first of these lectures was given by Dr Amitendu Palit from the National University of Singapore who was specially flown in to share his knowledge in the forum. The topic was ‘India, APEC... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cebu team makes history in world moot court competitionteams qualified to compete in the international rounds, namely, University of S
Cebu team makes history in world moot court competition
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
teams qualified to compete in the international rounds, namely, University of San Carlos, University of the Philippines, National University of Singapore and Singapore Management University. The teams that qualified in all the regional and... Read more
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Newsmax
Gold Loses Luster in Dentistry Amid Teeth-Whitening Crazehaving a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol,” said Chew C
Gold Loses Luster in Dentistry Amid Teeth-Whitening Craze
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
having a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol,” said Chew Chong Lin, professor of prosthodontics at the National University of Singapore, who graduated from dental school in 1971. “As time went by, cosmetics took over and,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gold loses its shinehaving a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol,” said Chew C
Gold loses its shine
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
having a gold tooth at the front was some kind of a status symbol,” said Chew Chong Lin, professor of prosthodontics at the National University of Singapore, who graduated from dental school in 1971. “As time went by, cosmetics took over and,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Do people vote along racial lines? The Constitutional Commission hears differing viewsit is about ethnicity, it is about religion.” The third set of contributors in
Do people vote along racial lines? The Constitutional Commission hears differing views
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
it is about ethnicity, it is about religion.” The third set of contributors in line were assistant Professors of Law at National University of Singapore, Dr Jaclyn Neo and Ms Swati Jhaveri, who focused their proposals entirely on improving... Read more
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The Star
Singapore spends RM17.3mil to relocate corals in the way of Tuas port developmentone was done before the Pasir Panjang terminals were built. The Sultan Shoal c
Singapore spends RM17.3mil to relocate corals in the way of Tuas port development
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
one was done before the Pasir Panjang terminals were built. The Sultan Shoal coral relocation project was done with the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the National Parks Board (NParks). Some 2,300 out of 2,800 coral colonies were... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The best gay writingwhole world to hear: “Yes, the Philippines!” Two years later, I received anoth
The best gay writing
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
whole world to hear: “Yes, the Philippines!” Two years later, I received another ASF research fellowship, this time at the National University of Singapore. I attended a meeting of a group called People Like Us (PLU), four Singaporeans and myself,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Team Modi uses social media as force multiplierreckoner, said one source privy to the exercise, to see how ministers have fare
Team Modi uses social media as force multiplier
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
reckoner, said one source privy to the exercise, to see how ministers have fared. Robin Jeffrey, visiting professor at the National University of Singapore, who has analysed Indian media trends for decades, says, "Today, especially in North India,... Read more
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Medical News Today
Resistance-proof antiviral that targets several diseases in developmentpaper on the new approach, led by scientists at the Institute of Bioengineering
Resistance-proof antiviral that targets several diseases in development
Medical News Today / Posted 13 days ago
paper on the new approach, led by scientists at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore and the National University of Singapore, is published in the journal Macromolecules. Viruses are tiny, microscopic organisms that... Read more
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The Economic Times
India making progress on female representation on boards: Korn FerryAccording to a study by Korn Ferry and the National University of Singapore Bus
India making progress on female representation on boards: Korn Ferry
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
According to a study by Korn Ferry and the National University of Singapore Business School's Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations, companies with greater female representation in the boardroom tend to be more profitable, but women... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore faces income inequality, social cohesion challenges: ESM GohGoh Chok Tong said on Thursday (Apr 21). ESM Goh, who is advisor to the Social
Singapore faces income inequality, social cohesion challenges: ESM Goh
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
Goh Chok Tong said on Thursday (Apr 21). ESM Goh, who is advisor to the Social Service Research Centre (SSR) at the National University of Singapore (NUS), said this during a keynote address at the SSR annual conference. He said that as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sembcorp and NUS launch lab to explore sustainable solutionsSINGAPORE: A new laboratory at the National University of Singapore (NUS) will
Sembcorp and NUS launch lab to explore sustainable solutions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
SINGAPORE: A new laboratory at the National University of Singapore (NUS) will look at developing cost-effective, sustainable solutions in power generation, water treatment and waste management. The laboratory, which was launched on Wednesday (Apr... Read more
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PhysOrg
Zip software can detect the quantum-classical boundaryprogram," says Dagomir Kaszlikowski, a Principal Investigator at the Centre for
Zip software can detect the quantum-classical boundary
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
program," says Dagomir Kaszlikowski, a Principal Investigator at the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) at the National University of Singapore. Kaszlikowski worked with other researchers from CQT and collaborators at the Jagiellonian... Read more
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The Economic Times
India shows significant progress in broadening women's representation on company boardsboard diversity remains a cause for worry. These are the findings of an Asia-Pa
India shows significant progress in broadening women's representation on company boards
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
board diversity remains a cause for worry. These are the findings of an Asia-Pacific study by Korn Ferry and the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School's Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO), which... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
A Veteran Singaporean Foe Challenges the PAPjoined the Singapore Democratic Party to contest a 2013 local election only to
A Veteran Singaporean Foe Challenges the PAP
Asia Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
joined the Singapore Democratic Party to contest a 2013 local election only to have his position at the National University of Singapore terminated, allegedly for misappropriation of research funds. He later staged a hunger... Read more
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The Economic Times
Women representation on company boards rise in India: Studythe Company Act by drawing on their existing networks," said the joint study by
Women representation on company boards rise in India: Study
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
the Company Act by drawing on their existing networks," said the joint study by Korn Ferry, a global people advisory, and National University of Singapore Business School's Centre for Governance Institution and Organisation (CGIO). The Company... Read more
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Business Standard India
Women representation on company boards rises in Indiathe Company Act by drawing on their existing networks," said the joint study by
Women representation on company boards rises in India
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
the Company Act by drawing on their existing networks," said the joint study by Korn Ferry, a global people advisory, and National University of Singapore Business School's Centre for Governance Institution and Organisation (CGIO). The Company... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New deal boosts research collaboration between Israel, Singaporethe NRF will manage the university’s research in Singapore. Agreements were als
New deal boosts research collaboration between Israel, Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
the NRF will manage the university’s research in Singapore. Agreements were also signed between Hebrew University and the National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University to deepen research collaboration. PM Lee, who is on... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
SPUD 70th Commencement feature CES exec. Directorsshe graduated class valedictorian of her Master in Public Management class at t
SPUD 70th Commencement feature CES exec. Directors
Negros Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
she graduated class valedictorian of her Master in Public Management class at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy-National University of Singapore. She likewise completed her Lee Kuan Yew Fellows Program at the Kennedy School of Government... Read more
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The Financial Express
Colombo port, China and Indiaprospects of India’s shipping industry. The author is senior research fellow a
Colombo port, China and India
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
prospects of India’s shipping industry. The author is senior research fellow and research lead (trade and economic policy) at the Institute of South Asian Studies in the National University of Singapore. E-mail: isasap@nus.edu.sg. Views are pers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sembawang Hot Spring: Singapore’s next park, spa or water-themed attraction?SINGAPORE’S REPUTATION AS A WATER HUB? Dr Chang Tou Chuang, a tourism geograph
Sembawang Hot Spring: Singapore’s next park, spa or water-themed attraction?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
SINGAPORE’S REPUTATION AS A WATER HUB? Dr Chang Tou Chuang, a tourism geographer and associate professor at the National University of Singapore, also weighed in with suggestions on how to draw crowds to the Sembawang Hot Spring. “The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trans-Pacific Partnership public lecturesVictoria University of Wellington’s Government Buildings on 21 April.The first
Trans-Pacific Partnership public lectures
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Victoria University of Wellington’s Government Buildings on 21 April.The first will be given by Dr Amitendu Palit from the National University of Singapore. The topic will be India, APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) and TPP (Trans Pacific... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Cornell Study: Charging for Restaurant Reservations May Gain Acceptanceof operations management at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration, and Wir
Cornell Study: Charging for Restaurant Reservations May Gain Acceptance
Hospitality Net / Posted 20 days ago
of operations management at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration, and Wirtz is professor of marketing at the National University of Singapore. Kimes and Wirtz point out that table reservations have a value, but restaurants... Read more
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The Manila Times
QA Units: Teaching and learning development centers worldwidefor Holistic Teaching and Learning; Malaysia – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Ce
QA Units: Teaching and learning development centers worldwide
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
for Holistic Teaching and Learning; Malaysia – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Centre for Teaching and Learning; Singapore – National University of Singapore Centre for the Development of Teaching and Learning; University of Tokyo Center for Research... Read more
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New Kerala
'Accelerating internal economic reforms key to India's leadership role' - newkerala.com #49247not surprising," said Raja Mohan, who is also a visiting research professor at
'Accelerating internal economic reforms key to India's leadership role' - newkerala.com #49247
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
not surprising," said Raja Mohan, who is also a visiting research professor at the Institute of South Asian Studies in the National University of Singapore and was a member of India's National security Advisory Board. "Reconnecting to Asia, Delhi... Read more
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Denver Post
CU-Boulder profs at White House today to present research on diversity in workplacethis month in the Academy of Management Journal. The study was co-authored by
CU-Boulder profs at White House today to present research on diversity in workplace
Denver Post / Posted 22 days ago
this month in the Academy of Management Journal. The study was co-authored by Maw-Der Foo, an associate professor at the National University of Singapore, and Wei Yang, a doctoral student at the University of Texas. Foo was a faculty member and... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder profs at White House today to present research on diversity in workplacethis month in the Academy of Management Journal. The study was co-authored by
Boulder profs at White House today to present research on diversity in workplace
Colorado Daily / Posted 22 days ago
this month in the Academy of Management Journal. The study was co-authored by Maw-Der Foo, an associate professor at the National University of Singapore, and Wei Yang, a doctoral student at the University of Texas. Foo was a faculty member and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Dual-acting hybrid drug could be a promising new weapon against drug-resistant malariaBesides being more convenient to take, it has less risk of drug-drug interactio
Dual-acting hybrid drug could be a promising new weapon against drug-resistant malaria
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
Besides being more convenient to take, it has less risk of drug-drug interactions, may be better absorbed and distributed in the body, and could result in slower development of new resistant strains of malaria. National University of... Read more
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Yale Daily News
An island on an islandout of reach for many everyday Singaporeans, these responses do raise questions
An island on an island
Yale Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
out of reach for many everyday Singaporeans, these responses do raise questions about how well the college engages with the National University of Singapore — its neighbor — and Singapore, its host country. But the fact that Yale-NUS is largely... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore needs to stay ahead while pursuing Smart Nation vision: Vivian BalakrishnanCloudera will tie industry players such as Dell, Intel, Red Hat, and Microsoft
Singapore needs to stay ahead while pursuing Smart Nation vision: Vivian Balakrishnan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
Cloudera will tie industry players such as Dell, Intel, Red Hat, and Microsoft as well as academic institutions like the National University of Singapore and the Institutes of Technical Education to provide training in data skills. On completion... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore Rail Academy to be set up for engineersrail academy was first mooted by Mr Khaw last November. He said then that the T
Singapore Rail Academy to be set up for engineers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
rail academy was first mooted by Mr Khaw last November. He said then that the Transport Ministry will be working with the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) to ensure that final year engineering... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Driverless taxis could ply Singapore's streets this yearnuTonomy's 25-member team comes from the team that developed autonomous golf ca
Driverless taxis could ply Singapore's streets this year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
nuTonomy's 25-member team comes from the team that developed autonomous golf carts that were tested in the Jurong Lake District in 2014, reported IEEE Spectrum. The golf carts were a partnership between SMART and the National University of Singap... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Is the PAP government racist? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSwide progress in the educational field – the proportion of a Malay P1 cohort en
Is the PAP government racist? « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 25 days ago
wide progress in the educational field – the proportion of a Malay P1 cohort entering local publicly-funded universities (National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University and Singapore Management University) has increased from... Read more
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The Star
Allure of paid sex for teenage boyshaving sex before the age of 16, said Associate Professor Wong Mee Lian of the
Allure of paid sex for teenage boys
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
having sex before the age of 16, said Associate Professor Wong Mee Lian of the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health at the National University of Singapore, who led the study. They could have reached puberty earlier and tend to have older friends... Read more
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