Track and field athlete Shanti: It is not a sport but a form of resiliency

SMU alumna Veronica Shanti Pereira holds the national records in the women's 100m and 200m, and will race in the latter event at the Tokyo Olympic…

Survey shows that local residents expect inflation to rise to 3.2% in the coming year

Inflation in Singapore is expected to remain unchanged for the year, with more Singaporeans believing Covid-19 will have a significant impact on…

Singaporeans expect inflation to remain flat: Survey

Inflation in Singapore is expected to remain unchanged for the year, with more Singaporeans believing Covid-19 will have a significant impact on…

Singaporeans expect inflation to remain flat on uneven global outlook: poll

Inflation in Singapore is expected to remain unchanged for the year, with more Singaporeans believing Covid-19 will have a significant impact on…

Visually impaired face challenges on public transport

A recent SMU study found that 79 per cent of people who are legally blind strongly agree or agree that the transport system here needs to be more…

Entrepreneur eyes early-stage start-ups for value over long term

SMU alumnus Shaun Djie is the Chief Operating Officer of asset tokenisation company Digix, and he also sits on the board of Jakarta-based digital…

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…