Daily Archives: 2015-05-22

Collaboration between Visterra, Inc and A*STAR to further development of antibody for dengue fever treatment
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

  Visterra, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company that uses its proprietary technology platform to identify unique disease targets and design novel therapeutics for infectious diseases, and the Drug Discovery & Development (D3) unit under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore, Read More

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Early elections would reveal PAP’s lack of self-confidence in future performance
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 173

Last updated on August 27th, 2015 at 09:54 amBy Carlton Tan When Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong suggested in a radio interview that, unlike a pregnancy, there is no way to predict when the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) will call the Read More

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Iskandar Malaysia property investments – 5 reasons why they are a bad idea
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 4

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:33 pm Image Source: http://www.iskandarmalaysia.com.my/our-development-plan By Aaron Loy A few months back, I entertained the thought of buying a property in Iskandar Malaysia, either as a home for myself or as a rental property. The relatively weak Malaysian Read More

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School rankings make way for crowd-sourced school reviews?
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 3

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:28 pm Just when you were about to bid farewell to the school ranking system, which Education Minister Heng Swee Keat had announced in 2012 would no longer be published by the Ministry of Education, out Read More

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Yeo “prepared for Aljunied loss”, but kept it from teammates
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 12

30 minutes into the vote counting process for Aljunied GRC at the 2011 general election, former minister George Yeo said he knew his team had lost the contest because “the trends were adverse”. That was what Mr Yeo, who led the People’s Action Read More

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