15 July 2018 | General News

Dr Weina Zhang, Senior Lecturer from the Dept of Finance at NUS Business School explained the importance of the yield curve and how it is a very useful signal for assessing investors’ expectation about future interest rates as reflected in the curve’s shape.

The Sunday Times

15 July 2018 | General News

Prof Teo Yik Ying, Dean of the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health at NUS opined that diabetes should not be solely approached from a healthcare perspective as it also implicates societal, environmental and economic issues.

Lianhe Zaobao

15 July 2018 | Education, General News

NUS students collaborated with MoneyMind to guest-produce a segment titled ‘Education for the Future’ in an episode titled ‘The Challenges Ahead’ which examined how universities are preparing students for the future economy.

Channel NewsAsia

14 July 2018 | General News

Distinguished Prof Sumit Agarwal from the Dept of Finance at NUS Business School opined that more can be done on the part of the Government to internalise the positive and negative externalities of the bike-sharing industry and alter the behaviour of consumers. He argued that aligning incentives can create a win-win situation.

The Straits Times

14 July 2018 | General News

Prof Tommy Koh, Chairman of the Centre for International Law at NUS and Special Adviser to the Institute of Policy Studies at NUS, asserted that the fourth industrial revolution has not made the study of the humanities irrelevant. We want our humanists to understand technology and our technologists to understand the humanities.

Channel NewsAsia Online

13 July 2018 | Education, General News

Besides the promotion of skills upgrading and lifelong learning, the fourth edition of the NUS Institute of System Science (NUS-ISS) Learning Day focused on eight emerging skills – data analytics, finance, tech-enabled services, digital media, cyber security, entrepreneurship, advanced manufacturing and urban solutions.

The Straits Times Online

13 July 2018 | General News

Mr Mike Hou, NUS PhD candidate in Psychology at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences discussed how social mixing should be done, if ever.

TODAY

11 July 2018 | General News

NUSChoir has won the top prize at the Llangollen International Musical Eistedfodd, the first Singapore choir to be named the best of the festival – Choir of the World – and to bring home the coveted trophy named after the late tenor Luciano Pavarotti.

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11 July 2018 | General News

Assoc Prof Mak Yuen Teen from the Dept of Accounting at NUS Business School urged that more be done to improve regulatory enforcement to rebuild the trust in our capital market.

The Business Times

10 July 2018 | General News

Mr Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, attended the Asia Policy Forum organised by the Asia Competitiveness Institute at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, Singapore Business Federation and Singapore Manufacturing Federation on 9 July 2018. The Government of Andhra Pradesh also signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Institute and presented the Institute with a gift of S$500,000 as funding for joint research projects.

Lianhe Zaobao