Exploring the New Normal at IIE’s inaugural Changemakers Conversations

SMU’s Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) organised the inaugural Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition (LKYGBPC) Changemakers…

Sharing of ‘The Hunger Report’ with President Halimah Yacob

In a recent report by the team from SMU’s Lien Centre of Social Innovation (LCSI), ten per cent of Singaporean households experienced food insecurity…

SMU students rise up to the HSBC Private Banking Challenge 2020

Two teams consisting of SMU students responded to the HSBC Private Banking Challenge 2020 and brought home the champion and second runner-up titles…

Does having more money and resources increase one’s happiness?

Singapore, 27 October 2020 (Tuesday) – In the famous words of Mark Twain, “Comparison is the death of joy.” Indeed, a new study found that people…

SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business ranked 8th among Asia Business Schools in Financial Times’ EMBA Ranking 2020

Singapore, 26 October 2020 (Monday) – Singapore Management University’s (SMU) Lee Kong Chian School of Business (LKCSB) has been ranked 22nd in the…

Innovative ideas take flight at the 5th P.A.K. Challenge

The finals of Eagles Inc’s annual start-up competition, P.A.K. Challenge 2020, came to a successful conclusion on 10 October 2020 with the top three…

Enhancing migrant workers’ access to justice through CalculAID

With an aim to give migrant workers better access to justice, a team of SMU students has developed an online salary calculator to help them assess if…

INFLATION EXPECTATIONS DECLINE WITH A RISE IN GLOBAL ECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY

One-year-Ahead headline inflation expectations significantly dropped to 1.9% in September 2020, from 3.0% in June 2020, much lower compared to the…

7th Citi-SMU Financial Literacy Symposium discusses Financial Resilience in a Post-COVID-19 World

The Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics at Singapore Management University (SMU) and Citi Singapore, through the Citi-SMU Financial…

An opportunity to reset – SMEs get support in digital transformation

‘In every crisis lies an opportunity’ – this saying clearly resonated with 30 Singapore SME leaders, who came together this October for ‘The Great…