LKYCIC in the News

28 May 2024

Singapore’s pioneer urban planner and URA founder Alan Choe dies at 93 (ST, 28.05.2024) 

The Straits Times reported on the passing of Singapore's pioneer urban planner and URA founder, Alan Choe, at the age of 93. The article included quotes from Professor Cheong Koon Hean. [...]

25 May 2024

New HDB flats prevent further entrenchment of Bukit Timah as private home enclave: Experts (ST, 25.05.2024) 

The Straits Times covered a report on how new HDB flats are preventing the further entrenchment of Bukit Timah as a private home enclave, according to experts. Associate Professor Yeo Kang Shua and Dr Harvey Neo provided insights in the article. [...]

15 May 2024

Older adults more likely to embrace environmental actions with low costs (Lianhe Zaobao, 15.05.2024) 

Lianhe Zaobao reported that a nationwide survey found that just 15 percent of respondents knew about Singapore’s goal of reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The study was conducted in collaboration with the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk (Ipur) at NUS, LKYCIC at SUTD, and the Environmental Behavioural Sciences and Economics Research Unit of the Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment. [...]

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LKYCIC News Articles | Op-Eds

3 Jun 2024

The power of parks in urban pockets (translation) (Berita Harian, 02.06.2024) 

Berita Harian covered a commentary by Dr Samuel Chng and Dr Harvey Neo on the significance of parks in urban areas. [...]

27 May 2024

The power of parks in urban pockets (ST, 27.05.2024) 

The Straits Times covered a commentary by Dr Samuel Chng and Dr Harvey Neo on the significance of parks in urban areas. [...]

18 Apr 2024

Commentary: Does bike-sharing have a future in Singapore? (CNA, 18.04.2024) 

Channel NewsAsia shared a video commentary by LKYCIC’s Dr Samuel Chng on whether bike-sharing has a future in Singapore. [...]

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