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French Alumni 37th Executive Committee

We are pleased to inform you that the following members were elected to the French Alumni 37th Executive Committee at our 37th Annual General Meeting held on 24 Apr 2017:

 

Peugeot to test driverless cars in Singapore

French automaker PSA said Wednesday it was teaming up with nuTonomy to integrate the US startup's software into one of its vehicles for on-road testing of fully autonomous cars in Singapore.

 

 

Exhibition reveals Singapore’s hand in bringing Assassin’s Creed to life

 

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed video game franchise is one of the biggest in the world – and its Singapore team had a big role to play in one of its water-themed instalments.

 

 

If you’re a hardcore fan of Assassin’s Creed video games, you might want to take a closer look at its fourth instalment. Somewhere in the pirate-themed Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is the Merlion.

AXA Reaffirms Commitment to Cyber Protection with Award of Cybersecurity Research Grant to SMU

The AXA Research Fund, the science philanthropy initiative of global insurance leader, the AXA Group, announced that Professor Robert Deng from SMU’s School of Information Systems (SIS) has been conferred the prestigious AXA Chair Professorship of Cybersecurity at the inaugural SMU Cybersecurity Forum held today. This year, six AXA Chairs were selected for this honour globally and Professor Deng is the only one from Singapore.

 

Air France expands Asia links with Singapore Airlines tie-up

Air France-KLM has signed a code share deal with Singapore Airlines to boost its network to Asia, following a similar move by rival Lufthansa with Cathay Pacific as European airlines battle back against rival Gulf carriers.

 

Both Air France and Lufthansa have been vocal critics of the Gulf airlines, saying their expansion has led them to terminate services to destinations in the Middle East, Asia and in particular India over recent years.

 

Singapore picks telehealth to support its elderly

Doctors will beam into patients’ homes, letting elderly people live at home for longer.

 

Singapore has decided to prioritise telehealth services to support its ageing population, it was announced yesterday.

 

EDITION LIMITEE opens a pop up store at Tanglin Mall

EDITION LIMITEE is pleased to run a pop up at Tanglin Mall until mid-June, every day from 10 am to 6pm on the third floor together with Madie Moo and Bohemian. Pop UP Store #03-06, remains a concept store dedicated to Home, Her and Them, with house linen in stone washed linen, organic cotton or cotton muslin, many baskets, leather bags you can tailor-make, fashion for kids, jewellery, ... most with a French twist.If you have no time to pop at the shop, you can always order online at editionlimitee.com.sg.

 

Medecins Sans Frontieres receives WFPHA 2017 Organizational Excellence Award

Médecins Sans Frontières/ Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is honoured to receive the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) 2017 Organizational Excellence Award. The award recognises outstanding contributions to public health by a non-governmental (NGO) organisation or institution working to promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to ensure conditions in which we all can be safe and healthy.

 

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