04 December 2018 | General News

Dr G Owen Schaefer, Research Assistant Professor from the Centre for Biomedical Ethics at NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine opined that the Chinese scientist He Jiankui's unethical experiment that involved the modification of human embryos highlights a disturbing pattern in human reproduction.

Channel NewsAsia Online

04 December 2018 | General News

Dr Michelle Miller, Prof David Taylor and Dr Rini Astuti from ARI discussed the conflicts arising from the absence of a holistic approach to the management of peatland hydrology in Riau. 

The Straits Times

04 December 2018 | General News

NUS Business School students Goh Chu Ning, Hayden Ng Yeuk Hang, Lim Jin Yin and Tham Kai En wrote about how Mr Koh Hock Seng, the founder and managing director of Exceltec, has transformed the business from a small subsidiary of the International Merchandising Mart (IMM) Mall, into an established integrated property and facilities management company in Singapore today.

The Business Times

04 December 2018 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian, Director of the East Asian Institute at NUS discussed the state of China’s institutional reforms and the future directions they could take. 

Lianhe Zaobao

03 December 2018 | Research, General News

NUS, Tianjin University, the People’s Government of Fuzhou City and the Education Department of Fujian Province are collaborating to establish the Tianjin University-National University of Singapore Joint Institute in Fuzhou, China. The new Joint Institute aims to promote research and develop talents in optoelectronics, flexible electronics, advanced manufacturing, energy materials and advanced catalysis.

Lianhe Zaobao, Channel 8 News Online, Capital 95.8FM

03 December 2018 | General News

Dr Lance Gore, Senior Research Fellow at the East Asian Institute at NUS discussed the Trump-Xi summit at the G20 meeting in Argentina and its significance in rescuing bilateral relations between the two giants.

Lianhe Zaobao

02 December 2018 | General News

Assoc Prof Feng Qiushi from the Dept of Sociology at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences discussed the issue of retirement and the considerations that need to be taken into account when setting a retirement age.

Lianhe Zaobao

01 December 2018 | General News

NUS Faculty of Law (NUS Law) has successfully conducted the inaugural run of the Muslim Law Practice Course (MLPC), which saw the participation of 54 legal practitioners. The MLPC is a collaboration between NUS Law, the Syariah Court of Singapore, and the MUIS Academy, with the support of the Ministry of Culture, Community, and Youth.

Suria News, Warna 94.2FM, Berita Harian

01 December 2018 | General News

Dr Pei Sai Fan, Adjunct Prof from NUS Business School and Head of the Lee & Pei Finance Institute discussed how technology has helped the Singapore financial sector grow and why it is important not to dampen the development of this sector with premature regulation.

Lianhe Zaobao

30 November 2018 | General News

Dr Ko Pei-Chun, Joint Research Fellow of the Asia Research Institute and the Centre for Family and Population Research at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, opined that it is a win-win situation for society and older adults when old folks engage in productive activities at a moderate frequency and intensity. As they contribute to family and community, they gain a sense of fulfilment and purpose.

The Straits Times