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Jan 31, 2019

Hanoi, January 30, 2019 — The Asia Foundation collaborated with 90 volunteers in Hanoi to translate 100 children’s books into Vietnamese and publish them on Let’s Read, its free digital library for children. The events, held on December 20, 2018 and January 3, 2019, brought together editors from Kim Dong Publishing...

Jan 15, 2019

HANGZHOU, China, Jan. 15, 2019 - Responsibility. Hard work. Loyalty. These are the three tenets of a good life according to Zhejiang University Associate Professor Imran Haider Shamsi; a man who embodies the university’s motto: seeking truth, pursuing innovation.

Eighteen years at ZJU has helped to cultivate...

Jan 13, 2019

The Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) conducted the world’s first multi-specialty clinical trial using the “Single Port Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgical System”. More than 60 patients underwent single port robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery (MIS) as part of this trial and...

Dec 29, 2018

Older adults make the same financial decisions for themselves and others, while young adults take more risks when making financial decisions for others

A recent study by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) found that when it comes to making financial decisions under risk, older...

Dec 29, 2018

Peking University, Dec. 27, 2018: On December 16, 2018, the first Peking University-Taiwan University Symposium on Clinical Problems was successfully held at Peking University Hospital of Stomatology. The symposium dealt with various topics including the long-term therapeutic effect of periodontal disease, muco-...

Dec 29, 2018

Peking University, November 29, 2018: The Peking University Berggruen Research Center Launching Ceremony was held in Peking University Education Foundation on December 19. Amidst the leapfrog development of science and technology in recent years, the Center was set up at a timely moment when intellectuals and...

Dec 06, 2018

HIGASHIOSAKA, Japan, Dec. 6, 2018 -- Kindai University, based in Higashiosaka City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan, will hold "Kindai EXPO in Taiwan" at the Taipei International Convention Center on Dec. 21 (Friday), 2018, as an event to mark the 50th anniversary of the start of its student exchanges with Taiwan and...

Dec 06, 2018

CHENGDU, China, Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 30, 2018, the Award Ceremony of 2018 International College Students' Culture & Arts Festival by Panda Club was held in Business & Innovation Centre for China-Europe Cooperation in Chengdu. Hosted by Chengdu Media Group and sponsored by Xianfeng...

Dec 01, 2018

PETALING JAYA 27TH Nov 2018: Quest International University (QIU) celebrated the graduation of 293 students from various disciplines with a clarion call by the Chairman of the University Council, Dato Sri Dr Vijay Eswaran for students to adjust, adapt and accommodate.

Speaking at the 4th Convocation ceremony...

Nov 15, 2018

IES launches Chartered Technicians and Technologists Certification Programme to recognise ITE and polytechnic graduates

The official opening ceremony of the 36th Conference of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations (CAFEO 36) took place today with Mr. Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister and...

Oct 05, 2018

SINGAPORE, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology is changing the way we live, work and learn and it is having a profound impact on how we teach, where we teach and what we teach. EduTECH Asia will address issues across the education spectrum -- from early childhood & preschool, to K-12, tertiary education and...

Sep 06, 2018

Dr. Eden Y Woon is the new president of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). He assumed office on 1 September 2018.

Aug 29, 2018

Singapore, 29 August 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- HAITE Aviation Training (hereafter referred to as ‘HAITE’), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sichuan Haite High-Tech Co. Ltd. of Chengdu, China (HAITE Group), and Malaysian Airlines Berhad (MAB) Academy, a subsidiary of the Malaysian Aviation Group (MAG), have come together...

Aug 29, 2018

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week, global education company VIPKid announced a strategic partnership with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), one of the most influential educational publishers in the world. Together, the companies will utilize HMH’s highly regarded reading and language arts curricula to develop...

Aug 09, 2018

SINGAPORE & KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--COPC Inc., a global consulting firm that helps companies improve operations to transform the customer experience, is pleased to announce a partnership with Quest Learning in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to provide call centre and customer experience management...

Aug 03, 2018

In the outpatient hall of Anhui Provincial Hospital of China, an artificial intelligent (AI) robot named “Xiao yi” is wandering around to assist doctors with making initial diagnosis for patients.

Artificial Intelligence Aided Diagnosis and Treatment Center, which is established jointly by Anhui Provincial...

Aug 03, 2018

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has recently carried out several strategic projects, including the National Energy Program and the Circular Materials Program, to achieve energy conservation and carbon mitigation. A research team from the NTU Department of Chemical Engineering has collaborated on these...

Aug 03, 2018

16 start-up companies formed by Professors, students or alumni of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) received the funding support from 2018/2019 Technology Startup Support Scheme for Universities @HKU (TSSSU@HKU) to commercialise their Research and Development results. The TSSSU@HKU Award Celebration Gathering was...

Aug 03, 2018

Conor, one of the nine international students who were admitted into the first ever Renewable Energy Summer School, has enjoyed his time at ZJU working with the researchers here.

"I came to this program to do research but also to learn a little bit about China. I've really enjoyed that. Different people in...

Aug 03, 2018

SHANGHAI, Aug. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- OneSmart International Education Group Limited (NYSE: ONE) ("OneSmart" or the "Company"), one of the largest premium K-12 after-school education service provider in China, today announced that it has through its affiliates acquired 100% equity interest of Tianjin Huaying...

Jul 05, 2018

Results are the first to demonstrate a causal link between testosterone and rank-related consumer preference for status-enhancing goods

Jul 01, 2018

The HAVE, U Can Programme, funded by the University Grants Committee (UGC) to enhance university students’ holistic competencies, was successfully completed on June 8, 2018 (Friday).