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Indigenous knowledge fair kicks off in the Malaysian part of the Borneo island
19-November-2015

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak organises its fifth indigenous knowledge fair with a keynote speech “Community-based co-design of Indigenous Knowledge Technologies: Challenges and Opportunities” delivered by a professor from Namibia and presentations by researchers in Malaysia and UK.

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Contact: Lo may chiun Institution: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
 
Students Help Single Moms at Pasir Gudang Become Entrepreneurs
18-November-2015

Under the Economic Transformation and Human Capital Project, students at The National University of Malaysia are helping single mothers to establish a joint venture company. The main goal of this project is to encourage entrepreneurship among single mothers and human capital development of youths in the neigbourhood.

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Contact: IZAIDI SALMY BIN YAZID Institution: CENTRE FOR COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION (CCI)-UKM
 
Highlighting nearly 500 exotic plant species on a conservatory park in Malaysia
16-November-2015

As a one-stop spot for native and exotic plants, Universiti Putra Malaysia Conservatory Park features a collection of nearly 500 species of such plants.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Studying the Logic of Luxury
16-November-2015

The Singapore Management University Centre for Marketing Excellence is partnering with Asia’s luxury sector to navigate trends that are changing the face of retail.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
Fossils: An ancient furry mammal from Spain
14-October-2015

The discovery in Spain of a 125-million-year-old fossil of a previously unknown extinct mammal with exceptionally well-preserved skin and fur is reported in a paper published in this week’s Nature.

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Contact: Nature Publishing Group Institution: Nature Publishing Group
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