01 May 2015 | Research, Community

A study led by Asst Prof Jaclyn Neo from NUS Faculty of Law, found that blurring lines between religion and nationalism, weak rule of law and the politicisation of religion are primary factors fuelling religious persecution in member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and across the region.

01 May 2015 | General News

Prof Martin Jacques from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, shared his views on why the people of Hong Kong and Taiwan are so resistant to China; President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign and other serious challenges that China faces today.

01 May 2015 | General News

Assoc Prof Stephane Bressan from the Dept of Computer Science at NUS School of Computing, discussed the importance of opening up public and private data repositories without compromising the privacy of individuals, against the backdrop of the emergence of smart cities.

01 May 2015 | General News

Professor Seeram Ramakrishna, Director of the Centre for Nanofibers and Nanotechnology at NUS, discussed the growing trend of industries and governments paying close attention to cutting down greenhouse emissions by conducting environmental impact assessments of their products, services and supply chains.

30 April 2015 | Research

Some locally listed companies fared well in the 2014 rankings for corporate governance, but others are failing behind while their counterparts across the region are catching up, according to the Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard compiled by NUS Business School's Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations and the Singapore Institute of Directors.

30 April 2015 | General News

Prof Lim Pin, University Professor from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and former Vice-Chancellor of NUS, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award for his contributions to the Labour Movement.

30 April 2015 | Education, General News

Mr Clarence Lee Zheng Le, a Master's student at NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, held his debut solo piano recital titled 'Passion and Poetry' at the Victoria Concert Hall on 2 May 2015. The recital is part of the renewed Young Virtuoso Recital Series, which celebrates young Singaporean pianists and composers and provides them with a platform to showcase their talent in a full-length recital.

30 April 2015 | General News

Assoc Prof Lawrence Loh, Deputy Head of the Department of Strategy and Policy at the NUS Business School, discussed about whistle-blowing which exposes allegedly dubious business practices and lapses in corporate governance.

30 April 2015 | General News

Prof Martin Jacques, Visiting Professor with the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS and author of When China Rules The World, discussed his views on China's rise. He noted that China has shown enormous capacity for reform in the past three decades without the need to move towards a Western-style system a point greatly underestimated by the West.

29 April 2015 | Education

NUS President Prof Tan Chorh Chuan shared about the country's evolving higher education landscape over the years, the challenges in recruiting the best students and faculty, and what he hopes to see in Singapore's university education scene in the coming decade.