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Biomedical Researchers Win Big At Singapore’s Top Science Awards

In a year marked by a raging pandemic, biomedical scientists were in the limelight at a ceremony honoring Singapore’s top science talents.

RIE2025: Behind Singapore’s S$25 Billion R&D Budget

Singapore is set to invest a record S$S25 billion in science and technology research over the next five years.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Catherine Ohura

Newly-appointed CEO of the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund Ms. Catherine Ohura outlines her plans and priorities for the organization.

Australia’s Engineer In Office

Australia’s Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Honorable Karen Andrews MP, plans to fight climate change and support women in STEM.

Longevity In A Bottle

With an understanding of the fundamental biological processes that drive aging, researchers are now searching for drugs that could prolong life.

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Invests US$3.9 Million In Singapore R&D

Three Singapore-based teams working on myopia, cancer and liver disease will receive funding over the next three years.

Is This Town Big Enough?

What does Singapore’s recent push towards deep technology mean for the country’s more mature life sciences sector?

How Can China Afford Its Science And Technology Goals?

China has embarked on a series of techno-industrial upgrades, shifting its growth model into high-end value-added manufacture.

India Announces Fellowships For South Asian Researchers

The 2018-India Science and Research Fellowship scheme fully funds 200 scientists from South Asia to carry out research at Indian academic institutions for up to six months.

India Begins Mining For Dark Matter

Indian physicists have begun the search for dark matter at the Jaduguda mine complex, an active uranium mine.