QS Asia

From Jakarta to San Francisco with love

Indonesia – “Children dream big, and so should we,” messages Andrew Collien, graduate of BINUS University, as he cycles from Jakarta (Indonesia) to San Francisco (US), […]

Parents overestimate benefits of antibiotics for respiratory infections by 10 times

Australia – New research by Bond University’s Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP) has found that parents grossly overestimate the benefit of antibiotics in reducing […]

HKBU scoops nine top awards at International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva

Hong Kong – A delegation from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) won a total of nine top prizes, including two Gold Medals with Distinction, two Gold […]

IQA CEEMAN re-accreditation awarded to AlmaU

Kazakhstan – Almaty Management University is the only business higher education institution in Central Asia and Kazakhstan to have successfully passed a re-accreditation by CEEMAN in […]

How does zebrafish withstand the cold?

Taiwan – A team at National Taiwan University, led by Prof Shyh-Jye Lee of the Department of Life Science and director of the Research Center for […]

A problem that one professor won’t stomach

Hong Kong – Two decades ago, inflammatory bowel disease or “IBD” was unheard of in Asia. The condition, known as Crohn’s disease in its most-common form, […]

The pill… for men

Indonesia – Male contraception pills developed by an academician from Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR), Prof Bambang Prajogo, are now being mass-produced thanks to the signing of a […]

Solving lethal household air pollution

The Philippines – According to the 2015 World Health Organization (WHO) report, more than 4 million people died in the Philippines every year due to household […]

New nanoparticles for safe imaging of tumours

Russian Federation – Chemists from ITMO University (Saint Petersburg) and ETH Zurich have created biosafe luminescent nanoparticles for imaging tumours and blood vessels damaged by heart […]

MMU awarded self-accreditation status by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Malaysia – On 20 March 2017, Multimedia University (MMU), together with seven other higher learning institutions were awarded the self-accreditation status by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency […]