FOUR years after admitting its first batch of students, Singapore's third and newest medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine), was officially declared open on Monday...

DIGITAL disruption and the threat of automation will change how bankers go about their jobs and interact with their clients in the next three to five years, said Bank of Singapore CEO Bahren Shaari...

NATIONAL DAY RALLY 2017

THE government's decision to establish a centralised institute for early childhood professionals is further proof that the sector is a burgeoning one in Singapore, according to some senior...

NATIONAL DAY RALLY 2017

BUILDING up the country's pre-school sector, fighting diabetes and making Singapore a Smart Nation formed the key messages in Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's National Day Rally speech on...

NATIONAL DAY RALLY 2017

THE government is going to double public spending again on the pre-school sector to S$1.7 billion a year in 2022, which is up significantly from the annual expenditure of S$360 million in 2012 and S$...

[MANILA] President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law making education at all state universities free, a palace official said Friday, despite warnings from his economic advisors that the Philippines...

[PARIS] Rihanna met French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday to discuss the pop star's charity activities in healthcare and education...

COMMENTARY

AMBITIOUS high school students from Singapore to Seattle are eager to launch the next Uber, WeChat or disruptive social entrepreneurship project - even before graduation day. Amid their interest in...

THE BROAD VIEW

A few months ago I had lunch with a former student named Lucy Fleming, one of the best writers I've taught. I asked her what she had learnt in her first year out of college. She said she had...

FOLLOWING the glut of law graduates in Singapore, more local law firms are taking in practice trainees who are unable to secure placements elsewhere - on the condition that they do not receive an...