education

How VR is re-energising long established industries
SINGAPORE (March 23): Virtual Reality (VR) is not a new medium, but it is being utilised in exciting new ways that are disrupting not just entertainment but entire industries at large as once traditionally considered industry standards become obsolete. New VR devices have naturally found a place with gaming’s notorious early adopters. While the home systems continue to dominate the gaming ...
Expat families, take note of this potential financial trap
SINGAPORE (Dec 6): Singapore is the third most expensive country in Asia in terms of international education fees after Hong Kong and China, based on recent data from the ExpatFinder International School Fee Survey 2016 The annual worldwide study conducted by ExpatFinder.com, the web publication of tech company Interexpat, was designed to provide guidance on navigating cost challenges relating ...
Mapletree acquires US student accommodation portfolio
SINGAPORE (Nov 2): Mapletree Investments, the property arm of Singapore’s state investment fund Temasek Holdings, has acquired a portfolio of seven student accommodation assets located across six states in the US from Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors for an undisclosed sum. In a Wednesday announcement, Mapletree says this marks its first acquisition of student accommodation in the US, ...
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