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NUS the only Singapore university on World’s Most Innovative Universities list

NUS filed a total of 459 patents in various fields from 2011-2016.

Trump says he can do ‘a lot more’ to hurt China’s economy if no concessions ahead of Xi meeting

President Donald Trump warned on Thursday there was much more he could do that would hurt China's economy further, showing no signs of backing off an escalating trade war with Beijing.
Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple has struck a $600 million deal with chip supplier Dialog after poaching a bunch of its staff

Apple will pay $600 million to buy parts of its chip supplier Dialog's business. The deal includes licensing IP and hiring Dialog engineers, and comes after months of rumours that Apple would take chip design in-house, sinking Dialog's stock.
Paint is seen on cars before members of the Teamsters Union participate in a tractor trailer caravan surrounding the LA Metro Detention Center in support of port truck drivers and others threatened by deportation if the courts or congress don't stop the termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 3, 2018.

A federal judge blocked the Trump administration from ending protections for 300,000 immigrants, citing racial ‘animus’

A US federal judge in California barred the Trump administration on Wednesday from implementing a plan to end temporary protections for more than 300,000 immigrants in the United States from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan.
Smoke is seen at the site where two Nigerian military planes were involved in an accident while rehearsing for an air display in Abuja, Nigeria September 28, 2018.

1 pilot killed after 2 Nigerian F-7Ni fighter jets reportedly collide in midair

Witnesses reported seeing the wings of the F-7Nis collide in the air over the capital, Abuja, with at least one of the aircraft crashing into a hill in the Mpape district of the city.

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said jailed Reuters journalists can appeal their sentences

Suu Kyi also said that in hindsight, her handling of the Rohingya crisis could have been dealt with "better."
Russian S-400 Triumph surface-to-air missile systems at the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow, May 9, 2015.

Turkey will reportedly start getting Russia’s advanced missile defense system in 2019, despite US efforts to block it

Turkey's purchase of the Russian-made S-400 air-defense system has frustrated the US, which worries the system could compromise other sensitive weapons. And Turkey isn't the only US partner that may buy it.
Benjamin Smith, Air France-KLM incoming CEO.

Air France-KLM’s next CEO is going to be an Air Canada executive and French unions are furious

Air France-KLM's board of directors has appointed Air Canada President and COO Benjamin Smith as its new CEO. However, French trade unions reacted angrily to the news of a foreign CEO being appointed to run Air France.

Argentina rejects bill to legalize abortion – pushing back against a wave of support from a pro-choice movement in the Latin American country th...

Argentine senators rejected a bill to legalize abortion after an impassioned debate ran into the early hours of Thursday. The Senate voted 38 to 31 against the proposed measure, which would have legalized a woman's right to seek an abortion into the 14th week of pregnancy.
A sign outside of a HSBC bank branch.

HSBC’s profits rose 4.6% in the first half of the year — but investors are worried about rising costs

HSBC reported a pre-tax profit of $10.7 billion in the six months through June, up from $10.2 billion in the same period a year earlier. The bank is at the start of a three-year investment plan that will see it invest as much as $17 billion in growth areas such as technology and China.