29 May 2019 | General News

Dr Qi Dongtao, Research Fellow at the East Asian Institute at NUS, commented that the trilateral relations between China, the US and Taiwan are heading towards a new phase, moving gradually from strategic ambiguity to strategic clarity.

Lianhe Zaobao

29 May 2019 | General News

Dr Lai Choo Malone-Lee, Director, Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities at the NUS School of Design and Environment, discussed the Urban Redevelopment Authority's recently released draft Master Plan 2019 which demonstrates Singapore’s “rational planning”, and how the plan is focused and well-placed to address immediate and near-term problem zones and local concerns, amidst global uncertainties and rapid technological changes.

TODAY

28 May 2019 | General News

The latest flash estimates compiled from the NUS Singapore Residential Price Index (SRPI) indicated that prices of completed private apartments and condominiums in Singapore inched up 0.2 per cent in April from the previous month, after staying flat in March.

8world, The Straits Times, The Business Times, and more

28 May 2019 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian, Director of the East Asian Institute at NUS, discussed about the impact of using the Internet for fake news, live broadcast, election and national security, as well as the control of data by various countries and companies.

Lianhe Zaobao

28 May 2019 | General News

Gabriel Wong, Year 4 student at NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and Dr Philip Yap, Senior Consultant at the Dept of Geriatric Medicine and Director of Geriatric Centre at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital discussed the virtues of prudence, fortitude and temperance which can complement conventional medical ethics and make their execution more effective by equipping doctors with the qualities that enable them to realise the good they want to do.

TODAY

28 May 2019 | General News

Asst Prof Voo Teck Chuan from the Centre for Biomedical Ethics at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and Adjunct Asst Prof Shahla Siddiqui from NUS discussed the topic of organ donations and support from the public.

CNA Online

27 May 2019 | General News

Experienced mentors can guide their young charges towards their career aspirations, help them see beyond their degrees and consider fresh opportunities in the workplace. Recent NUS Business Administration graduate Ms Jolyn Moh and her mentor, NUS Business School alumna Ms Elizabeth Eu, a certified professional executive coach in her 50s, share what they have learned from one another.

TODAY

26 May 2019 | General News

Assoc Prof (Practice) Simon Poh from the Dept of Accounting at NUS Business School explained property tax, a levy on ownership of any immovable property, including land.

The Sunday Times

25 May 2019 | General News

NUS and NParks will be exploring ways to introduce additional dragonfly species and their potential for pest control in an urban environment. The study, to be conducted at Lakeside Garden, is expected to be completed in mid-2020. The results of the study would help to develop a set of guidelines for creating and improving dragonfly habitat.

Lianhe Zaobao

25 May 2019 | General News

The Institute of Real Estate and Urban Studies at NUS will be launching three research projects: a heatmap which allows the public to check the demand and price fluctuations of private housing in all parts of Singapore; an "artificial intelligence appraiser" tool which uses an automatic valuation model to calculate the current value of a private home based on several attributes; and a risk premium index for local S-REITs which allows investors to know the level of risk of individual trusts.

Lianhe Zaobao