09 June 2017 | General News

Prof Kishore Mahbubani, Dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS discussed a number of issues touching on globalisation, including where has globalisation failed key domestic constituencies and why; how can political leaders respond to concerns over immigration without closing their societies; and what bridges can be built to prevent hostility between the US and China.

The Straits Times

09 June 2017 | General News

Ms Julie LY Huan, Senior Lecturer at the Dept of Strategy & Policy at NUS Business School discussed the responsibilities which come under the duty of care of non-executive directors.

The Business Times

09 June 2017 | Education

Dr Faizal Bin Yahya, Senior Research Fellow from the Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS discussed whether the private education industry is ready to play a key role in shaping our workforce and the transformation of the Singapore economy.

The Business Times

09 June 2017 | General News

Miss Valerie Yeo, a Research Assistant (Special Projects) from the Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS noted that the ability to communicate with others in their mother tongue will enable Singaporeans to expand cultural consciousness beyond individual ethnic groups, and promote acceptance and mitigate racism in a multicultural society.

TODAY

08 June 2017 | Education, Research

NUS was placed 11th in the list for the second year running in the Reuters Top 75: Asia’s Most Innovative Universities list, which recognises Asian universities that are doing the most to advance science and invent new technologies.

Channel NewsAsia Online, The Straits Times, TODAY, and more

08 June 2017 | General News

Senior Research Fellow Dr Cecilia Tortajada and Visiting Professor Asit K Biswas from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS gave an insight on US President Donald Trump’s trade policies particularly with reference to Mexico.

The Business Times

08 June 2017 | Education, General News

An NUS team has created an app Sungei Treasures, which will allow Sungei Road hawkers to show off their wares and receive donated goods. Dr Jude Yew from NUS Department of Communications and New Media, together with four NUS undergraduates, came up with the digital platform to keep memories of the place alive after the hawkers pack up for good on 10 July.

TODAY

07 June 2017 | Research, General News

Professor Ivan Png, distinguished professor at the NUS Business School and Department of Economics at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences highlighted it is not true that research on our country is not publishable and that the challenge lies in getting data.

The Straits Times

07 June 2017 | General News

In this Think Big Leadership Business Series, the “Transformation Now” seminar organised by The Business Times and supported by Canon, featured Assoc Prof Tan Khee Giap, Co-Director of the Asia Competitiveness Institute (ACI) of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, and Mr Stuart Smith, Chief of Service Innovation and Design, Institute of Systems Science at NUS. Assoc Prof Tan shared at the event that the ACI will take on the Enterprise Future Initiative, which will strengthen the digital capabilities of small and medium-sized enterprises.

The Business Times

07 June 2017 | Research

Researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at NUS have discovered that the BCL6 protein could potentially be used as a marker to predict clinical outcomes of patients suffering from Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM), the most malignant cancer of the brain. The study also suggests BCL6 as a possible target for GBM treatment by controlling the levels and activities of the BCL6 protein.

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