University of Singapore

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Name: University of Singapore
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Khattar comes full circle

SITTING in his office at Raffles Place overlooking the business district where he forged a reputation as one of Singapore's pre-eminent tax lawyers, Sat Pal Khattar ponders the circuitous path of his career.The law firm he founded 40 years ago, KhattarWong ... [Published Business Times Singapore - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

New NUS scholarship for Law and Economics students

SINGAPORE: The National University of Singapore (NUS) has received a second gift to boost the Tan Siak Kew Scholarship Fund to over S$1 million and will establish a new scholarship, the university announced in a press release on Monday (Sep 29).The fund ... [Published XinMsn - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

6 online spaces where you should be growing your presence

Digital marketing, if you do it the right way, can literally put you all over the place. For every business out there, there’s a need to be seen, heard, known, and trusted.Now, trust is something you can’t buy. It’s not even something you can gain by ... [Published Memeburn.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Paul Theroux and Singapore go way back

Author Paul Theroux has close ties with Singapore. He will be taking part in this year’s Singapore Writers Festival. — SWF/Today pic SINGAPORE, Sept 23 — Acclaimed writer . All the way to 1968, to be precise, when he started his four-year stint teaching ... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Rebecca Bustamante: The maid who made it

She went to Bataan where her aunt promised to send her to high school While there, her mother was diagnosed with cancer.She recalled how they were discriminated whenever they would bring their mother to the hospital where the doctor, oftentimes, would ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Non-native English teachers deserve equal opportunities

A new school year dawns and for many of my native English teacher friends, summer was spent seeking employment for the coming academic term. What sets apart a successful and unsuccessful candidate is not limited to experience or qualifications as one ... [Published China Daily Asia - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

These NUS students boldy suggest removal of Malaysian Airlines' CEO to survive

That's just one part of the strategy.Malaysian Airlines CEO Ahmad Jauhari Yahya is certainly not short on advice about what to do to recover from the twin tragedies of MH370 and MH17. We've already heard opinions from the 'adults' -from marketing executives ... [Published Singapore Business Review - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Nat University Of Singapore Launches A Centre For Banking & Financial

The Singapore Business Times reports …… “Law Minister K Shanmugam made this point at Friday’s launch of the National University of Singapore’s Centre for Banking and Financial Law…. ”AS Singapore further develops as one of the top five financial centres ... [Published Practice Source - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

NUS Business School students clinch top honours in UOB-NUS Case Competion

SINGAPORE: Students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School emerged champions in both international and national categories of this year's United Overseas Bank-National University of Singapore (UOB-NUS) Case Competition, NUS announced ... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

China, Malaysia see potential in trade co-op

KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Renowned Chinese navigator Zheng He visited Malacca, now a historical city of Malaysia, five times during his seven transoceanic expeditions around the Indian Ocean over 600 years ago, which laid solid foundation for ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Veteran doctors honoured as mentors

SINGAPORE - Nearly 40 years ago, professors Chay Oh Moh and Quak Seng Hock were course mates at what was then called the University of Singapore. Yesterday, the old friends were honoured as veteran doctors and mentors - both receiving the National Outstanding ... [Published Asiaone - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Surgeons Spend Valuable Time Determining Perfect Belly Button Shape

Today in What's Wrong With Your Body: Belly buttons! Surgeons at the University of Singapore have analyzed a whole bunch of them to find out what makes them perfect and guess what? Whatever it is is probably the opposite of what you have. HATE YOURSELF, ... [Published Jezebel - Aug 26 2014]

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As for his plans when he finally does retire, he replies: "I hate golf, I'm in the process of giving up golf. I had 400 unread books that have become 700 unread books. Some of them have gone from being current to historical!"
"Too much of business education is based upon the outdated notion that business and government are working at cross purposes," Preisser said. "It's important to honor those Faculty Pioneers who are challenging this idea and showing business students how to maximize the contributions of both sectors."
Sir John Boyd, Chairman of Asia House said: "We are extremely pleased to honour a business leader of the stature of Ho Ching, who has brought so much renown to Temasek and her industry in Asia. Ms Ho has demonstrated deeply impressive achievements in business whilst maintaining a dedication to the highest standards in corporate governance, transparency and leadership. We look forward keenly to honouring her at The Banqueting House in London in the established tradition of the Asia House Asian Business Leaders Award."
"I like to keep myself busy. I'm on the panel of arbitrators at the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC). I've been fortunate to get arbitration work soon after I retired and it is still ongoing. I also do volunteer work. After my retirement, the Ministry of Home Affairs invited me to become a member of the board of the Yellow Ribbon Fund."

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Khattar comes full circle [Published Singapore Law Watch - Sep 30 2014]
Khattar comes full circle [Published Business Times Singapore - Sep 30 2014]
New NUS scholarship for Law and Economics students [Published XinMsn - Sep 29 2014]
6 online spaces where you should be growing you... [Published Memeburn.com - Sep 26 2014]
Aspen Institute Business and Society Program An... [Published Scottrade - Sep 24 2014]
Paul Theroux and Singapore go way back [Published Malay Mail - Sep 23 2014]
Rebecca Bustamante: The maid who made it [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 23 2014]
Non-native English teachers deserve equal oppor... [Published China Daily Asia - Sep 23 2014]
Ho Ching to be Awarded the Asia House Asian Bus... [Published AndhraNews.net - Sep 18 2014]
These NUS students boldy suggest removal of Mal... [Published Singapore Business Review - Sep 16 2014]
Culinary Evening At Citrus [Published Ipoh Echo - Sep 16 2014]
Lai Siu Chiu recounts her four decades in law [Published Singapore Law Watch - Sep 15 2014]
Nat University Of Singapore Launches A Centre F... [Published Practice Source - Sep 13 2014]
Global Healthcare Stakeholders to Gather in Aus... [Published Minyanville - Sep 11 2014]
Commentary: Vietnam’s submarine no way to scare... [Published China Military Online - Sep 11 2014]
NUS Business School students clinch top honours... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Sep 11 2014]
NUS Business School Students Clinch Both Intern... [Published Scottrade - Sep 11 2014]
China, Malaysia see potential in trade co-op [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 05 2014]
Veteran doctors honoured as mentors [Published Asiaone - Aug 30 2014]
How α-Catenin Converts Force Into Biochemical S... [Published Asian Scientist - Aug 29 2014]
Why we should take world university rankings se... [Published Politicsweb - Aug 28 2014]
Belly Button Makeovers Offer The 'Perfect' Nave... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 26 2014]
Surgeons Spend Valuable Time Determining Perfec... [Published Jezebel - Aug 26 2014]
Top 10 engineering and technology universities ... [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Aug 26 2014]
The Global Search for Education: The Top 10 [Published Huffington Post - Aug 25 2014]
The sacrifices my dad made [Published Asiaone - Aug 24 2014]
FROM THE FLOOR - Rohan Gunaratne throws some pu... [Published The Nation.lk - Aug 23 2014]
Inhumane to ban foreign cooks [Published thestar.com.my - Aug 16 2014]
Researchers aim to thwart targeted cyberattacks [Published PhysOrg.com - Aug 13 2014]
The evolution will be digitised: Darwin’s Beagl... [Published Silicon Republic - Jul 17 2014]
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Gallery: Darwin's Library From the HMS Beagle—T... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Jul 16 2014]
For all five years of the 1831-1836 scientific voyage of HMS Beagle, young scientist Charles Darwin worked and slept in the same cabin as the ship's library. The 404-volume, multi-language collection was cutting-edge, including the era's top works ...
Mangrove planters take fight to Naypyidaw [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Jun 04 2014]
Twenty-three farmers from Dedaye, Irrawaddy Division have travelled to the capital Naypyidaw, with the hopes of meeting President Thein Sein. The farmers object to their regional government’s plan to destroy a mangrove forest near Kyondat village, which ...
NUS, my first university, is ranked 1st in Asia! [Published weehingthong - May 13 2014]
_________________________________________________ BLOGGER STUDIED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE IN 1972-75 BEFORE GOING TO THE VICTORIA UNIVERSITY OF WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND FOR POST-GRADUATE STUDIES. UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE SUBSEQUENTLY BECAME ...
Our guardian of the Rule of Law [Published Malaysian Bar Council - Apr 21 2014]
©The Star (Used by permission)by LIM CHEE WEEKarpal Singh was the advocate his fellow advocates would turn to for representation.KARPAL Singh the righteous, fearless and powerful advocate dedicated his life to the protection and promotion of the rule ...
Passing of Karpal Singh: Press Statement by Pen... [Published Malaysian Bar Council - Apr 18 2014]
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