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A study of 577 publicly-listed companies in Singapore has shown that diverse leadership pays off. The analysis shows that a firm’s performance is highest when it has an equal number of male and female leaders in senior management and board positions. Firms also fare better when they have leaders with more than 10 years of …

Students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) will soon be able to offer their skills and talents for hire, and receive alerts on internship opportunities at companies keen to engage them for short-term job assignments. In addition, they can look forward to greater connectivity with the university’s alumni and tap on their wealth of …

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), aims to develop a blueprint to integrate food waste management and sustainable food production in urban settings like Singapore using tropical …

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, light-weight, low cost and ultra-thin photovoltaic cells which are ideal for powering vehicles, boats, blinds and other …

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 Singapore’s aviation sector, and help redefine the air travel experience for passengers. The SIA-NUS Digital Aviation Corporate Laboratory was officially launched by Mr …

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 people with chronic liver diseases such as hepatitis B, which is one of the main …

In a boost to Singapore’s future-built environment landscape, the National University of Singapore (NUS) Department of the Built Environment has established a new research centre to augment the digital capability of Singapore’s construction industry, accelerate 5G training and promote the adoption of 5G technologies in Smart Facilities Management (FM). The Centre for 5G Digital Building …

From left: Ms Janet Ang, NUS-ISS Chairman; NUS President Prof Tan Eng Chye; Mr Tan Kiat How, Minister of State, Ministry of Communications and Information and Ministry of National Development; Guest-of-Honour Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Education; and Mr Khoong Chan Meng, NUS-ISS CEO, at the official opening of the new NUS-ISS building.   …

The National University of Singapore Business Analytics Centre (NUS BAC) and TigerGraph, provider of the leading graph analytics platform, announced that they have entered into an MOU to enhance business analytics curriculum and strengthen students’ graph database capabilities. Part of the technology that powers search engines and online product recommendations, a graph database allows analysts to find connections …

The Eminent Alumni Award was conferred on (from left) Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Mr Ong Pang Boon and Mr Philip Yeo. First-generation leader Mr Ong Pang Boon, top diplomat Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, and former top civil servant Mr Philip Yeo conferred the prestigious NUS Eminent Alumni Award The National University of Singapore (NUS) honoured …