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  1. Duke-NUS: Enabling smart ageing through big data

    Enabling smart ageing through big data

    A new tech tool developed in Duke-NUS Medical School harnesses electronic medical records to meet the healthcare needs of Singapore’s ageing ...
  2. Is Japan a dying country?
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    Is Japan a dying country?

    In Nagoro, Japan, creepy life-sized dolls outnumber the living. They are made by one of the town's last remaining 27 residents.  Nagoro reflects ...
  3. elderly woman senior citizen singapore file photo

    Commentary: It is high time for a Ministry on Ageing Issues

    Such a ministry can bring into sharper focus the concerns, challenges and aspirations of seniors, says SUSS’ Dr Helen Ko.
  4. China elderly

    Commentary: China’s chief conundrum - how to look after the world’s fastest ageing population

    Without a baby boom, China is heading towards an economic stall, says China commentator Tom McGregor. Still, automation may be a solution.
  5. rougai elderly japan

    Commentary: In Japan, the old are harassing the young

    Rougai, a term meaning an annoying old person, reflects Japan's ageing population woes keenly felt by the young, says the Financial Times' Leo Lewis.
  6. Japan salarymen

    Commentary: The low-growth trap Japan is stuck in is spreading across the world

    We must recognise that the hurdles are a lot less technical, and a lot more political, says Mohamed A El-Erian
  7. Elderly driver Singapore

    Commentary: If more work in old age, how relevant is the retirement age?

    Prudential's move to do away with the retirement age should spark off a discussion about how relevant the retirement age is, say two business ...