Biz Sch News   16 April 2015
What makes a world-class stock exchange?
Not all stock exchanges are created equal. Even among well-developed markets, some exchanges prosper, while others stagnate or fail. At the Think Business talk about “Building a world-class stock exchange”, Professor David Reeb outlined crucial elements for transforming a regional exchange into a truly world-class stock market.
NUS BBA   16 April 2015
Undergrads Emerge Victorious in Competitions
Our undergrads did us proud by winning national and international competitions recently. Team Chrome Consulting, comprising of our undergraduates Eleanor Low, Phyllis Ng, Matthew Reuben Yeo and Soh Hwa Jie, beat 14 international teams to win the Scotiabank International Case Competition 2015. Organised by the Ivey Business School in Canada,…
Biz Sch News   07 April 2015
Overcoming the Challenges of an Ageing Population
By the year 2030, almost a quarter of Singapore’s population – some 900,000 Singaporeans – will be above 65 years old. With a shrinking and ageing population, as well as Singaporeans’ longer life expectancy, there is an urgent need for the city state to review its pension, transportation and resource…
NUS BBA   07 April 2015
Getting Up close and Personal with Senior FMCG industry professionals
With the changing landscape of consumer marketing, what is it like to work for leading FMCG companies? What is exciting, monotonous or challenging in marketing professions and what is the career progression like? 60 undergraduate and graduate students recently had a chance to find out when they got up close…
Biz Sch News   06 April 2015
A Passion for Connecting the Dots
Since he was a young boy, Adjunct Associate Professor Goh Puay Guan has always been passionate about piecing together the big picture. Today, he is fortunate to be able to apply his passion to work; piecing together supply chain puzzles to form the big picture. “I’ve always been excited about…
Biz Sch News   20 March 2015
Visit by Council of Deans and Educators of Business
Eighteen delegates of the Philippine Council of Deans and Educators of Business (PCDEB), visited the School on 16 March for a benchmarking tour to learn more about the School.
Biz Sch News   18 March 2015
Record turnout at NUS Open Day 2015
NUS welcomed a whopping 25,600 enthusiastic visitors to its Kent Ridge and Bukit Timah campuses at this year’s Open Day – recording the highest turnout at the annual event in recent years.
NUS BBA   11 March 2015
NUS Business School Students Help Tell the Singapore Story
Team Trium, comprising of our undergraduates, Cheung Ho Yeung, Kho Han Jie Fabian and Kwan Jin Yao, came in as first-runners up in the SG50 competition, ‘Local Champions, Global Leaders.’
Biz Sch News   10 March 2015
Diversity Makes a Positive Difference
A recent study on diversity in Asia Pacific boardrooms established that companies that have at least 10 per cent of their board seats held by women perform better financially.
Biz Sch News   10 March 2015
Prof Chris Chia inducted into Hall of Fame
Practice Professor Christopher Chia has been inducted into the Singapore Computer Society (SCS) Hall of Fame. The award honours individuals who have shaped the Infocomm & Media (ICM) landscape of Singapore with their achievements and contributions. “I am tremendously honoured and grateful that the Singapore Computer Society has conferred this…