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Thai university receives global recognition from Apple

Thailand – University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) has been recognised as an Apple Distinguished School for Innovation, Leadership, and Educational Excellence 2015–2016. The […]

Durham University enters partnership with China’s iconic Palace Museum

United Kingdom – Durham University in the UK and the Palace Museum in Beijing have signed an agreement, bringing together these two world-renowned centres of research […]

Egyptian university alumnus first man on Earth on three Antarctica summits

Egypt – American University of Cairo (AUC) alumnus, UN goodwill ambassador, and acclaimed adventurer Omar Samra has recently made headlines yet again, becoming the first worldwide […]

No more hazardous insecticide spraying!

South Africa – Researchers at the University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control have developed insecticide-impregnated wall linings to protect residents in the Vhembe district […]

Researchers identify proteins controlling sleep

Japan – Researchers at the International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine (IIIS), University of Tsukuba, have identified the first two core genes that regulate sleep/wake, which […]

UTM – Malaysia’s 5G innovation trailblazer

Malaysia – The very first 5G centre in Malaysia, a collaboration between Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and the telecommunications giant Ericsson, which has been also endorsed by […]

Going cashless at the bottom of the pyramid

India – On 8 November 2016, the Prime Minister of India, through a special broadcast announced that denominations of INR 500 and INR 1000 would be […]

Palestine’s first techno park

Palestine – The long-awaited vision of a full-fledged innovative hub in Palestine has become a reality. Spreading across 20 dunums of Birzeit University land, the Palestine-India […]

University of Malaya’s scientist wins L’Oreal-UNESCO award

Malaysia – Established in 1998, the L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science Fellowship was created specifically to recognise the contributions of women in science. This year, Dr […]

New therapy to handle drug counselling

The Philippines – Dr Marina Reimslagh, a resource speaker from Belgium, during the multi-sector meeting held at the University of Santo Tomas (UST), introduced the psychological […]