Donor-advised funds can make a meaningful impact in Asia

In a commentary, SMU Professor of Law Tang Hang Wu explained what is donor-advised funds (DAFs), its benefits and how it can make a meaningful impact…

One year on since GE2020: Thinking afresh for the post-Covid era

In a commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Law Eugene Tan opined that even as political competition in Singapore sharpens, a deeper understanding…

Seniors not keen on jab tend to have less education, social contact

Seniors who are less educated and have less social contact are more likely to be holding off on the Covid-19 vaccine. This was one of the findings…

Survey: 80% of seniors who opt out of vaccination are worried about the side effects

A study by the SMU Centre for Research on Successful Ageing (ROSA) found that amongst elderly Singaporeans who opt not to be vaccinated against COVID…

SMU offers insurtech in new course

A new course has been launched that will cover insurtech, a relatively new field that uses technology to tackle issues such as the hassle of choosing…

Madam President

In a special feature with The Business Times, Professor Lily Kong shares about her role as SMU President, and how one of her important early moves as…

Seniors not getting jab out of fear of side effects: Study

According to a study conducted by the SMU Centre for Research on Successful Ageing, concerns over the safety and efficacy of the vaccines is the main…

Squawking about persistently higher inflation?

In a commentary, Thomas Lam, Principal Researcher at the SMU Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics, explores whether it is horse sense or…

Pereira, Quah get Tokyo nod

SMU alumna and national sprinter Veronica Shanti Pereira is among the 23 athletes in the Team Singapore contingent bound for the Tokyo Olympics. She…

SMU survey: Pandemic increased demand for services, consumer satisfaction for telcos declined as they cannot keep up with the surge in usage

The SMU Institute of Service Excellence (ISE) announced the customer satisfaction index for the retail and information communication sectors this…