09 November 2017 | General News

Dr Chen Gang, Asst Director (Policy Research) and Senior Research Fellow of the East Asian Institute at NUS, analysed US President Donald Trump’s visit to Asia and noted that as China’s influence in the Asia-Pacific region continues to grow, the US will have to respond to calls from countries in the region for stronger alliance.

Lianhe Zaobao

08 November 2017 | General News, Research

The Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS and Channel NewsAsia released the findings of a study on ethnic identity and inter-ethnic interactions. Led by Dr Mathew Mathews, Senior Research Fellow at IPS, the study showed that Singaporeans are more likely to accept new citizens as being "truly Singaporean" if they are of the country's four core ethnic groups.

Channel NewsAsia, The Straits Times, Lianhe Zaobao, and more

08 November 2017 | Community, General News

The CapitaLand Young Architect Programme, which is funded by CapitaLand philanthropic arm CapitaLand Hope Foundation, and supported by the Department of Architecture at NUS School of Design and Environment, People’s Association and Community Development Councils, involved the mentoring of 70 secondary school students from low-income families for three months since July 2017 by NUS students and CapitaLand staff.

The Business Times

07 November 2017 | General News

Prof Tommy Koh, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Centre for International Law at NUS Faculty of Law shared his reflection on the past 80 years and three lessons from his life and career for young Singaporeans.

The Straits Times

07 November 2017 | General News

First year NUS Business School students Lam Yi Fung, Yang Xu, Ye Keyu and Ye Ye, contributed an article on the reinvention of Network Courier, which is shaking off its image as a traditional courier service provider with the launch of its new smartphone-based booking and dispatch platform, Rapido.

The Business Times, The Straits Times

07 November 2017 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian, Director of the East Asian Institute at NUS, discussed the North Korea nuclear crisis and its development over the years, and noted that the crisis will impact China most significantly.

Lianhe Zaobao

06 November 2017 | Research, Community

Emeritus Prof Lee Hin Peng, co-founding Principal Investigator of the Singapore Chinese Health Study (SCHS) and Prof Koh Woon Puay, Principal Investigator of the SCHS, both from the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health at NUS, highlighted that the true heroes of the SCHS are the 63,257 Singaporeans who generously shared information about their diet and lifestyle with the objective of helping to improve the well-being of fellow Singaporeans and future generations. They added that the contributions of the SCHS participants provide valuable data that forms a continuing legacy for future research.

The Straits Times

05 November 2017 | Research

A survey conducted by NUS showed that property agents who publish appraisals and comments from their customers on online platforms perform better in terms of the number of transactions and commissions they receive.

Lianhe Zaobao

05 November 2017 | General News

Asst Prof Feng Qiushi from Dept of Sociology at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences discussed whether one can have both a long life and also maintain good health to the end.

Lianhe Zaobao

05 November 2017 | General News

First year NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences undergraduate Mr Danial Matin Zaini was among the 10 National Service men from the Singapore Civil Defence Force and the Singapore Police Force who were awarded the full-time National Serviceman of the Year award 2017 that was presented by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

Berita Minggu