How to address 3 distress factors for Singapore’s migrant workers

Research published by the Lien Centre for Social Innovation in 2015, years before Covid-19 had a name, found that 62 per cent of 344 South Asian low…

Singapore has shone in more ways than one in fight against Covid-19

In a commentary, SMU Professor of Communication Management Ong Siow Heng noted that a common criticism by many a pundit is that the Covid-19…

Exorcising the ghost in the Wills Act

In a commentary, SMU Professor of Law Tang Hang Wu explained the importance of wills and discussed the need to change the law to allow wills to be…

Commentary: The wonder of clear skies and returning wildlife is our new climate problem

In a commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and Society Winston Chow discussed how the Covid-19 pandemic presents an opportunity…

Sunset clause for contact tracing apps could build trust and aid wider adoption

In a commentary, SMU’s Centre for AI and Data Governance Research Associates Benjamin Tham and Loke Jia Yuan discussed how limiting the use of the…

Commentary: This circuit breaker is making us yearn for human interaction more

In a commentary, SMU Dean of Students and Professor of Sociology (Practice) Paulin Straughan discussed the changes after the Covid-19 pandemic comes…

The Covid-19 pandemic and the imminent legal epidemic

In a commentary, SMU Dean of Law Professor Goh Yihan and VK Rajah, a former Supreme Court judge of appeal and former attorney-general of Singapore…

A questioning of inequities: The legacy of Covid-19

In a commentary, SMU Chairman and Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings Mr Ho Kwon Ping discussed how the world will change when the Covid-19…

Time for Singapore to address some uncomfortable questions on its migrant workers

In a commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Law Eugene Tan discussed the need for Singapore to address some uncomfortable questions on migrant…

A toolkit to deal with negative reactions in the Covid-19 crisis

In an invited commentary, SMU Behavioural Sciences Institute Director Professor David Chan discussed how the Covid-19 situation has produced various…