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Apr 07, 2014

Inaugural Asia Pacific Project Management Salary Survey offers insights into salary trends across countries, employment outlook, and core skillsets respondents think will fast-track their project management career

Apr 06, 2014

National Taiwan University is home to an abundance of educational and cultural artifacts that bear the history of the campus’ past. As a result, the NTU Museums project, a campaign that integrates the university’s ten individual museums, was launched in 2005 and officially inaugurated in 2007 so that the school’s...

Mar 30, 2014

Club-goers will soon be able to detect within 30 seconds if their drinks have been spiked, with the world’s first GHB fluorescent sensor developed by NUS researchers. GHB or Gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid is a central nervous system depressant, which has been used in medical settings as a general anaesthetic. Today, it...

Mar 28, 2014

A first-of-its kind conference examining the role of China’s evolving international science and technology relationships will take place April 3-4 at Arizona State University’s Tempe campus.

The conference, called “The Evolving Role of Science and Technology in China’s International Relations,” hopes to...

Mar 22, 2014

(Tainan, Taiwan) A group of young alumni of National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), southern Taiwan, has recently initiated a salon for alumni who are eager to pool their talents to make a difference to the world and help many more juniors to plan for future career.

NCKU Executive Vice President Dr. Huey-Jen...

Feb 23, 2014

- They beat seven other teams from Asia's business schools
- Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad), SP Jain of Mumbai among the finalists

SINGAPORE -- ASIA TODAY / Media OutReach--23 February 2014-- Invest in Neptune Orient Lines Limited (NOL), recommends the winning team of the National...

Feb 15, 2014

Singapore, February 14, 2014 – About 800 students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and primary school children between ages 7 to 11 spent their Valentine’s Day with the renowned American Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and Ann Druyan, co-writer, executive creator, and director of new 13-part...

Jan 27, 2014

* Gains four places to become highest-ranked MBA programme by a Singaporean business school
* The NUS MBA ranked 10th in the world for International Mobility
* Post-NUS MBA salaries jump 147% on average

SINGAPORE--Media OutReach--27 January 2014 - The National University of Singapore Business...

Jan 13, 2014

Students of GLA University, Mathura conducted a survey and found out that mobile phones can be used to reduce electricity bills in households. Nowadays, Air Conditioners, Televisions, Refrigerators, etc can be controlled with mobile phones from any part of India. Phones can be used to switch off household...

Dec 25, 2013

The Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change (MoCC), the territory's first public museum on climate change, celebrated its grand opening today (16 December) at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). It is one of the key initiatives of CUHK Jockey Club Initiative Gaia, a community engagement programme to promote...

Dec 20, 2013

Victor Grokhovsky, researcher from Ural Federal University, was awarded the title of the scientist of the year according to Nature journal.

London, December 17 – UrFU Press Office. Associate Professor of the Institute of Physical Engineering, Ural Federal University, member of the Meteorites Committee of the...

Dec 18, 2013

SINGAPORE – 17 Dec 2013 – The Smartest Singapore National Championships 2013, an educational event for Singapore primary school students organised by Skoolbo, StarHub, Popular, Microsoft and Samsung, took place at Popular BookFest on Friday 13 Dec. Children competed in 60 second speed challenges in CMT (Chinese,...

Dec 17, 2013

Tokyo, Dec 17, 2013 -- (ACN Newswire) -- Beginning with their discovery of spontaneous oscillatory contraction (SPOC) of muscle, Prof. Shin'ichi Ishiwata and his team at Waseda University's Faculty of Science and Engineering have been experimentally characterizing this phenomenon over the last 25 years. Recently,...

Dec 17, 2013

America’s least narcissistic CEOs revealed in new study

Sydney, Australia--Media OutReach--December 16, 2013-- Australia's Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM) has conducted a study into the level of narcissism as a leadership trait among CEOs at the USA's top 100 companies, as a first step in...

Dec 14, 2013

"Let's keep class going. We don't want class to end. Let's keep going until school's out!" shouts a group of students at Hsinchu Guang-Hua Junior High School begging their biology teacher not to end their class. What is it about this class that captivates them so?

Dec 13, 2013

Mathura, UP – 13th Dec 2013 – Defying economic slowdown and prevalent gloomy employment atmosphere 54 students from the 2013 batch of Institute of Engineering & Technology, GLA University Mathura have been hired by Indian IT major Wipro. These students were shortlisted through 3 tough rounds of selection...

Dec 06, 2013

Tokyo, Dec 6, 2013 -- (ACN Newswire) -- Waseda University announces the formation of an international base for research on compound disasters due to tsunamis, earthquakes, storm surges and volcanic eruptions. The team will include researchers from Canada, the United Kingdom, Iran, Indonesia, Thailand, Tanzania,...

Dec 03, 2013

Taiwan's new 12-year compulsory education system goes into effect in 2014, eliminating standardized placement testing. Current junior high school students will be the first generation to pass through the system without having to sit for high school placement examinations. How does this group of 13 to 15 year-olds...

Nov 29, 2013

Tokyo, Nov 29, 2013 -- (ACN Newswire) -- Researchers at Waseda University in Japan have identified key information to help explain the formation of the "spindle apparatus", a structure required for cell division. Their findings shed light on the mechanisms behind "self-organization" - an essential characteristic of...

Nov 25, 2013

Tokyo, Nov 25, 2013 -- (ACN Newswire) -- Researchers at Waseda University in Japan have for the first time directly observed the "molecular motor", called Xkid, that plays a critical role in facilitating the proper alignment of chromosomes during cell division. Their findings are expected to contribute greatly to...