16 October 2019 | General News

Dr Mathew Mathews and Mr Shane Pereira, who are Head of Social Lab and Research Associate respectively at the Institute of Policy Studies at NUS opined that the associations children make about people different from themselves are based on cues they pick up from trusted adults around them.

CNA Online

15 October 2019 | General News

NUS Business school students Christabel Leong Wei Jing, Roderica Wynne, Simon Hung De Jian and Andrew Chua Jin Yao noted that it was the solid performance from home-grown explosives specialist Explomo both locally and overseas that has won it the E50 Special Recognition Award – Internationalisation.

The Business Times

15 October 2019 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian from the East Asian Institute at NUS discussed the concept of trust in society and how it is related to law and ethics.

Lianhe Zaobao

15 October 2019 | General News

Prof Ooi Eng Eong, Deputy Director of the Emerging Infectious Diseases Programme at Duke-NUS Medical School, discussed the existence of influenza in our modern society and how the risks associated with the infection can be best managed, along with available treatments for patients.

Money 89.3FM

14 October 2019 | Research

A team from the Keio-NUS Connective Ubiquitous Technology for Embodiments Center developed a novel multi-sensory virtual reality game called “The Lost Foxfire” that simultaneously engages a player’s senses of sight, hearing, touch and smell to complete challenges. The technology can be configured and customised to meet the different needs of various games, training and educational purposes.

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14 October 2019 | General News

Assoc Prof Edmund Keung, Head of the Dept of Accounting at NUS Business School discussed how financial statements provide critical information in the valuation of assets, liabilities and the company as a whole, as well as the uses and limitations of valuation.

The Straits Times

12 October 2019 | General News

Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Law and Ministry of Health, Mr Edwin Tong launched the opening of the SingHealth Duke-NUS Genomic Medicine Centre at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital on 11 Oct 2019. The centre would provide highly-specialised genetics care and facilitate genomics research and education across all SingHealth institutes, with the ultimate aim of advancing care for patients and families with genetic diseases.

Lianhe Zaobao, CNA, 8world, and more

12 October 2019 | General News

NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine organised a public health screening event at Jurong on 12 Oct 2019, where more than 10 different types of health screening were provided free to residents. These included a first-time comprehensive health check for the elderly.

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12 October 2019 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian from the East Asian Institute at NUS commented that while state-owned enterprises are not the fangs and claws of the Chinese leviathan in the Western imagination, they need to be revamped for a rebalancing of China’s economy.

The Straits Times

10 October 2019 | General News

Assoc Prof Peter Borschberg from the Dept of History at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences noted that a long view of Singapore’s history shows that the island city was a contested space with many shifting roles as larger entities’ powers waxed and waned.

The Straits Times