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2022
13
May
2022
| 10:23 Asia/Singapore
“Sustainability education and training are a journey. Our study shows that top listed companies across Asia Pacific have fared well in disclosing their sustainability targets and responsibilities. Their next stop would be to intensify sustainability ...
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03
May
2022
| 07:36 Asia/Singapore
Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer-associated death for women worldwide. While chemotherapy is the mainstream treatment for breast cancer, more than 50% of women undergoing chemotherapy will experience at least one chemotherapy-related adve...
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29
April
2022
| 22:06 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) tonight celebrated the achievements of five eminent alumni at the FASS Distinguished Arts and Social Sciences Alumni Awards 2021, in recognition of their distinguis...
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28
April
2022
| 09:32 Asia/Singapore
Keysight Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of advanced design and validation solutions, and Singapore’s Quantum Engineering Programme (QEP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate in accelerating research, development and ...
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24
April
2022
| 14:35 Asia/Singapore
NUS scientists have discovered a novel property of a protein found in human lungs which could lead to the development of biologic drugs to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a debilitating, progressive lung disease that is one of the...
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20
April
2022
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd (Keppel Infrastructure), has entered into a Master Research Collaboration Agreement with the National University of Singapore (NUS). This strategic partnership will bolster Keppel Infrastructure’s low-carbon ene...
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16
April
2022
| 15:39 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has received a generous donation of S$10 million from Ho Bee Land, through its philanthropic arm Ho Bee Foundation, which will be channelled towards Teach Singapore (Teach SG), a flagship university-wide com...
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14
April
2022
| 23:36 Asia/Singapore
The NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) and the Central Sikh Gurdwara Board (CSGB) announced today the establishment of a Visiting Professorship in Sikh Studies with the aim of promoting academic scholarship in Sikh studies both in Singapo...
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06
April
2022
| 14:05 Asia/Singapore
Hardship experienced in one’s younger days is never pleasant, but a new study by researchers from NUS Business School and Peking University found that hardship can make one more entrepreneurial in adulthood. However, this effect is more significant f...
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25
March
2022
| 18:00 Asia/Singapore
A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a novel super-hygroscopic material that enhances sweat evaporation within a personal protective suit, to create a cooling effect for better thermal comfort for users ...
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18
March
2022
| 11:46 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) recognised eight outstanding individuals who distinguished themselves with their achievements and contributions in the areas of education, research and service to the University, Singapore and the global com...
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15
March
2022
| 17:00 Asia/Singapore
A new study led by NUS Business School has identified the locations of nine significant genetic markers associated with leadership. For the first time, this allows researchers to examine the genetic correlations between holding a leadership position ...
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07
March
2022
| 09:31 Asia/Singapore
Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges facing humanity. To combat its potentially catastrophic effects, scientists are searching for new technologies that could help the world reach carbon neutrality.One potential solution that is draw...
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23
February
2022
| 18:53 Asia/Singapore
NUS Computing has received a generous multi-year donation from leading homegrown consumer Internet company, Sea, to establish the Sea Olympiad Scholarship. This Scholarship is open to all students who have excelled in the International Olympiad in In...
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22
February
2022
| 12:21 Asia/Singapore
A study of publicly-listed companies in Singapore developed and led by the NUS Business School’s Centre for Governance and Sustainability (CGS) revealed that having a diverse board pays off. The Leadership Diversity and Firm Performance: A Study of S...
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17
February
2022
| 14:09 Asia/Singapore
Singapore’s Quantum Engineering Programme (QEP) will start conducting nationwide trials of quantum-safe communication technologies that promise robust network security for critical infrastructure and companies handling sensitive data. Supported by th...
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16
February
2022
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
 Higher starting salaries[1] for graduates from 25 courses100% employment for graduates from Accountancy, Information Security, Business Analytics, Dentistry, Computational Biology); >99% employment for Computer Science graduatesMore than nine in 10 ...
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16
February
2022
| 13:00 Asia/Singapore
Eyespots, the circular markings of contrasting colours found on the wings of many butterfly species, are used by these fluttering creatures to intimidate or distract predators. A team of scientists led by Professor Antónia Monteiro from the National ...
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15
February
2022
| 10:48 Asia/Singapore
NUS has launched a new Master of Science in Sustainable and Green Finance (MSc SGF) programme to nurture new talents to combat environmental and sustainability challenges through financial solutions and services. Launched by NUS Business School in co...
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08
February
2022
| 09:46 Asia/Singapore
Starting from the new academic year commencing in August 2022, full-time Singaporean undergraduates enrolled in the National University of Singapore (NUS) will have their tuition fees fully covered if they are from households with Per Capita Income (...
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07
February
2022
| 12:43 Asia/Singapore
Associate Professor Sam Yam Kai Chi from NUS Business School has been recognised as a rising star in the fields of organisational behaviour and psychological science, winning two of the most prestigious international awards for his early-career contr...
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28
January
2022
| 18:14 Asia/Singapore
·  More than 400 projects from over 60 industry partners onboard the Internship-As-A-Service initiative·  About 10,000 students and alumni already on conNectUS platform...
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26
January
2022
| 13:12 Asia/Singapore
An interdisciplinary team of scientists and urban designers led by the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Singapore-ETH Centre (SEC), in collaboration with ETH Zurich and the Nanyang Technological University Singapore (NTU Singapore), aim...
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22
January
2022
| 11:35 Asia/Singapore
Over 600 participants in the 12th NUS BSA Charity Run (BCR) have raised more than S$600,000 for a notable cause. The annual flagship event of the NUS Business School is organised by the NUS Business School Alumni Association (NUSBSA) and supported by...
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21
January
2022
| 10:11 Asia/Singapore
A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has set a new record in the power conversion efficiency of solar cells made using perovskite and organic materials. This technological breakthrough paves the way for flexible, ligh...
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18
January
2022
| 09:19 Asia/Singapore
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common type of primary liver cancer. It is one of leading causes of cancer-related deaths globally, with more than 700,000 new cases and 600,000 estimated HCC deaths each year. HCC occurs most often in peopl...
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10
January
2022
| 17:45 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Airlines (SIA) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) today launched a new digital aviation corporate laboratory, which will co-create innovative technologies and solutions that would accelerate the digital transformation of Singapo...
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04
January
2022
| 10:10 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) announced today that it has appointed Professor Simon Chesterman as Dean-designate of its new NUS College with effect from 1 January 2022. He will continue to serve as Dean of the Faculty of Law (NUS Law) wh...
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2021
29
December
2021
| 22:58 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) will set up its fourth overseas research institute, the NUS Guangzhou Research Translation and Innovation Institute (NUSGRTII), in China. Over S$550 million (or RMB2.63 billion, which includes new funding an...
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28
December
2021
| 10:06 Asia/Singapore
Inspired by the natural dexterity of the human hand, a team of engineers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has created a reconfigurable hybrid robotics system that is able to grip a variety of objects: from the small, soft and delicate ...
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