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Malaysian Taxation - The Tasks Ahead for SST
28-November-2018

The reinstatement of SST to replace GST means that the new SST rate is expected to be higher yet with lesser tax coverage than the GST. Consumers will not be burdened much with the tax payment, except those goods and services comply with the SST.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: Business
 
Drinking water sucked from the dusty desert air
26-November-2018

An inexpensive hydrogel-based material efficiently captures moisture even from low-humidity air and then releases it on demand.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
Biodiesel by-product helps fuel come clean
26-November-2018

A compound made from the glycerol by-product of biodiesel production could promote cleaner burning in vehicle engines.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
Beware of evening stress
27-November-2018

Stressful events in the evening release less of the body’s stress hormones than those that happen in the morning, suggesting possible vulnerability to stress in the evening.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Surface science concepts are up for revision
26-November-2018

Immersion could become the ultimate test for assessing the wetting properties of coating-free microtextured surfaces.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
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