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Mar 27, 2020

Migrants are playing an increasingly important role in the provision of health care around the world. The number of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who move from developing countries to take up posts in developed countries is expected to rise as the global population of older persons and children...

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...

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...

Sep 04, 2019

Like many areas in life, good communication is vital to success in the world of business. When a company communicates efficiently it can increase productivity, streamline work processes, and keep everyone on the same page at all times. Despite this, it can actually be challenging to communicate effectively in the...

Sep 03, 2019

In 1998, legendary Chinese entrepreneur Liu Quingdong founded the company that he has become synonymous with. This company, known as JD.com, experienced tremendous growth over its evolution as a company. What began as a store in the traditional brick and mortar style has evolved into the leading e-commerce retailer...

Aug 07, 2019

Beijing, China --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Portuguese surrealist artist Santiago Ribeiro continues his unstoppable international tour. This time his art debuts in Beijing, China.

The International Exhibition of Contemporary Art "Art Weeks in China" will be the next destination to show Santiago Ribeiro´s art...

Jun 30, 2019

Still revered today, Huangdi Neijing, an ancient Chinese medical treatise, explains how ‘outstanding medical practitioners treat diseases before they arise.’ Audrey Chan, a graduate of CUHK’s School of Chinese Medicine, aspires to a similar goal. Since 2016, Audrey Chan has been operating her own clinic of...

Jun 28, 2019

The way that you manage your business will have a massive impact on its overall success. Be a bad manager, and your workforce isn’t going to feel motivated to work for you. Show yourself to be a good manager, on the other hand, however, and you’ll be sure to see your business’s productivity levels soar through the...

Jun 10, 2019

Foreign education providers are showing increasing interest in opening branches in Myanmar, with several already having started to invest in the country in the past year after the government loosened regulations for the launch of private educational institutions.

May 29, 2019

Disney spends a lot of money on training their employees, including the street sweepers because they realize how crucial it is to have a functional team from bottom to the top. When you work in an organization, you are serving many purposes other than the roles you are hired to do. You need to be able to work in a...

May 28, 2019

Singapore, 23 May 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Three international aging organizations, the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA), CommonAge and SilverEco.org, and a leading Singapore association, the Gerontological Society of Singapore, have announced their support for and partnership with ELDEX Asia. Mr Joseph...

May 23, 2019

HONG KONG, May 23rd 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Following on from its success in 2018, The Economist will host its Open Future Festival 2019 on October 5th in Hong Kong, Manchester and Chicago. Guests will be able to participate in lively talks, interactive exhibitions, immersive experiences, debates and networking...

May 21, 2019

Technology has made many things possible and helped businesses to thrive in today's digitization. The education industry is evolving, nonetheless. People at any age learn how to manage and better themselves online. But is it really enough to harness all the skills
needed in today's workforce?

With the...

Apr 24, 2019

U-Theatre and LuxuryLogico present Taiwanese ritual performances

Apr 22, 2019

Communication is the key to build a relationship. It is s a basic human need to connect, the foundation of every relationship, it’s the judge, the jury, the executioner. However, many amongst us are still unable to communicate effectively. Somehow words and gestures are lost along the way. With the advancement of...

Apr 04, 2019

April 04, 2019 09:00 PM Hong Kong Time - TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE: HGV) announces the promotion of Yoshifumi Furusawa to vice president of Asia marketing. In his new role, Furusawa will be responsible for local marketing and partnership strategy and execution for the Asia region.

Apr 04, 2019

Beijing, March 17, 2019 — Today marks the launch of the inaugural class of The Asia Foundation’s “Accelerate Women’s Entrepreneurship: Supporting Migrant Women-Owned Businesses” program in Shanghai, China. This program is part of Moody’s Reshape Tomorrow™ initiative, an innovative global program to help owners of...