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Feb 19, 2020

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, China's Ministry of Education (MOE) in late January decided to postpone the 2020 spring semester for schools and later halted offline extracurricular trainings, resulting in a surge in the demand for online teaching. Under these circumstances...

Feb 15, 2020

Fighting tradition and stigma, there are now more fathers in Singapore who are primary caregivers to their children.

The number of stay-at-home fathers is growing slowly but steadily, according to a study by Ms Yvonne Arivalagan, Research Associate with the Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew...

Feb 05, 2020

Theme: Japanese Culture Exchange
Country: Philippines

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sixteen Japanese university students are scheduled to visit Philippines from February 4th to 12th as part of the Japan’s Friendship Ties Programs “JENESYS 2019” promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).

Jan 27, 2020

SHANGHAI, Jan. 27, 2020 -- The Financial Times today released its annual global MBA ranking and the China Europe International Business School's MBA programme has again ranked fifth globally and first in Asia. The achievement follows that of CEIBS' Global EMBA programme, which was also ranked fifth in the world for...

Jan 22, 2020

A Keele University professor was among a delegation of prominent academics who visited a Beijing university recently to forge new partnerships centred on smart energy and innovation.

Professor Zhong Fan, from the School of Computing and Mathematics, travelled to Tsinghua University alongside colleagues from...

Jan 22, 2020

A delegation from Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) recently visited Keele University, located in the centre of the United Kingdom, ahead of its students spending a year in the UK to study on the joint diplomacy degree programme that is run in partnership by the two universities.

The delegation from...

Jan 18, 2020

(January 14, 2020 - Hong Kong) The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Hong Kong (“HKU Business School” or the School) organised a job fair event, titled “Investing in HKU Business School’s Global Talents – Empower and Match”, on January 13 (Monday) at JW Marriott Hotel. This event is exclusive...

Dec 26, 2019

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) and Cambridge University Judge Business School (CJBS) announced on December 20, 2019 that they will work together to launch two executive education programmes in 2020, focusing on innovation and international management.

Dec 18, 2019

Start from the Sea, Give Children the Gift of a Different Worldview

Dec 18, 2019

VALENCIA, Spain, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spanish School of Interactive Digital Media ESAT has placed in the last two years more than 20 students in some of the main videogame companies in Europe and Japan, after consolidating itself as the leading European Training Center for Digital Creators.

Dec 18, 2019

Phhom Penh, December 17, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Shiseido Asia Pacific and The Asia Foundation have successfully concluded the inaugural Girls Learning & Leading (GLL) program, a scholarship program empowering marginalized young women at a critical time when many drop out of school to find paying jobs. The...

Dec 08, 2019

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore’s (NTU Singapore) Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine), in partnership with National Healthcare Group (NHG) and National Neuroscience Institute (NNI), is launching Singapore’s first brain bank.

Hosted at LKCMedicine, the brain bank aims to be a research...

Dec 02, 2019

In the global rankings of the 2015 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), which assesses the performance of 15-year-olds in mathematics, reading and science, Singapore took the top spot in all three categories. In 2016, in the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), Singapore’s...

Nov 27, 2019

Manila, November 26, 2019 — The Asia Foundation and RTI International are working with the Department of Education (DepEd) on the implementation of Advancing Basic Education in the Philippines (ABC+), a 5-year project supported by United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The technology and...

Nov 27, 2019

Journalism graduate receives Dato’Sri Dr Vijay Eswaran award as 370 students get their scrolls

IPOH, November 26, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Reflecting its status as a truly global educational institution, Quest International University (QIU) honoured its first international valedictorian at its 5th...

Nov 22, 2019

BEIJING, Nov. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Manchester and Tsinghua University have launched a new dual degree PhD programme in Synthetic and Systems Biology, with the first cohort of students to commence their studies from September 2020. The agreement was signed by Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell...

Nov 06, 2019

Expert anthropologists and archaeologists from Nazarbayev University are developing the New Silk Road in an ethical, sustainable, and culturally-respectful way, says Dr. Daniel Pugh, Dean of Social Sciences and Humanities. This is after joining The University Alliance of the Silk Road (UASR), an alliance between...

Oct 29, 2019

Members of the NUS research community were among those celebrated at the most recent President’s Science and Technology Awards (PSTA), held on 17 October. The highest honours given to research scientists and engineers in Singapore, PSTA celebrates individuals and groups whose work have resulted in significant...

Oct 29, 2019

Bian Liming discovers new forms of hydrogels

Humans are 70% water—but why doesn’t the liquid evaporate or flow away? By studying how the human body, and the natural world, retains that water in a functioning structure, a CUHK biomedical engineer has established promising new implant materials to deliver...

Oct 22, 2019

SINGAPORE, 22 Oct 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Nippon Paint, the world’s leading paint and coatings brand, today announced Safeer Shersad, a 24-year-old candidate studying at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design (Harvard GSD) as the first recipient of the Gennosuke Obata Fellowship Fund. The Fund was set up...

Oct 11, 2019

Networking is one of the most effective ways to build a business. Meet people you've never met before. There was a time when networking is started and done face to face. However, during these periods when technology is our 'best friend,' networking is started online. The Internet has made networking so much easier...

Oct 02, 2019

Women in jobs or seeking work in the Philippines made up less than half the female working-age population over the last two decades, mainly owing to social expectations that they will care for homes and children, according a study commissioned by the National Economic and Development Authority.

Filipinas are...