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Refugee scientists: The way forward
22-May-2017

A workshop co-organised by leading science organisations has produced a comprehensive set of recommendations for supporting refugee researchers fleeing from conflict and war.

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Contact: Sean Treacy Institution: TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world
 
Strengthening the governance of Islamic banks
16-May-2017

Although the Islamic finance industry is growing at a rapid rate, researchers have highlighted areas of governance that must be reformed.

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Contact: Darmarajah Nadarajah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
Environment benefits from large middle class in some Asian countries
11-May-2017

A large middle class in Thailand and Indonesia is demanding more environmental protection; something not happening in other developing South-East Asian nations.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Mitigating floods with an electronic brain
9-May-2017

A computer model that can ‘learn’ like a human brain could help water resource managers reduce damage in cases of extreme flooding.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
What Does the ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative Mean for ASEAN?
3-May-2017

Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) welcome initiatives The ‘One Belt, One Road (OBOR)’ and ASEAN Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). However, there are some reservations and concerns to these initiatives.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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