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  • Ang Mei Yeng Mavis (2009-09-23)
    In the absence of the essential natural resources for generating electricity, Singapore will still face a vital problem that is the shortage of energy for the immediate and long term future. Due to the hot and humid climate ...
  • Goh Xiu Ting (2009-09-24)
    Climate changes have led to mutations in geophysical, biological and socio-economic systems. Building industry being one of the highest emitter of greenhouse gas should do its part in achieving a sustainable environment. ...
  • Ho Bee Lan (2009-09-25)
    Singapore, in the midst of developing more green buildings to meet the increasing global environmental pressure, has recently put great emphasis on the development of vigorous Building Construction Authority (BCA) Green ...
  • Cheong Zhiming (2009-09-26)
    In 2005, the world’s population has risen to an alarming figure of 6.5 billion. This puts huge pressure on demand for food supply, water and essential natural resources such as timber. Advancement in technology has further ...
  • Chan Kok Sheng (2009-09-26)
    The purpose of this dissertation is to explore and understand how wasted heat originally expelled from buildings can be recovered and reused, thereby reducing the carbon footprint created. As the awareness for global ...
  • Chan Zi Kai (2009-09-26)
    This dissertation evaluates 4-Dimensional (4D) scheduling system, in the context of the construction industry in Singapore. 4D scheduling system consist of 3D building models with the additional dimension of time, to produce ...
  • Chung Ying Ying Jesselyn (2009-09-26)
    Contractors frequently experience site conditions different to those anticipated in their bids. These different site conditions could include soil conditions that are different to what was expected such as large unexpected ...
  • Hoang Le Tuyet Nhung (2009-09-29)
    Customer relationship management (CRM) has become critical in today business world. It has been widely adopted as one of the marketing strategies especially for service-oriented businesses. Serviced apartment, not only ...
  • Nguyen Thi Nguyet Tu (2009-09-29)
    The primary objective of this study is to examine the housing policies for the low-income in Vietnam. Being a developing country with rapid urbanization, housing has become an important aspect since it provides the basic ...
  • Teow Yun Wei Seraphina (2009-09-29)
    Value investing has been superior in the equity market. When applied to real estate, value premium proves to be superior to its growth counterpart. Shanghai historical residential properties perform better than its growth ...
  • Soo Jie Ling (2009-09-29)
    Singapore‟s R&D industry is largely dependent on the knowledge transfer of large corporations rather than through indigenous technological development efforts. Hence, with the increase pressure and competition from rising ...
  • Soo Peiyu Wivinia (2009-09-29)
    This dissertation investigates if the level of environmental-consciousness shoppers have is revealed in their choice of shopping location. One aspect of being pro-environment is in choosing to commute via more sustainable ...
  • Ow Pei Wen (2009-09-29)
    Acquisitions are vital external growth engines for REITs, in the pursuit of sustainable performance. Many theories have been advanced to explain why mergers and acquisitions take place and their subsequent value effects ...
  • Tan Sing Siew (2009-09-29)
    Transit-malls are common in many countries. In Singapore, SMRT Corporation, a governmentlinked mass rapid transit (MRT) service provider has started in 2005; makes use of the space in the train stations as retail space. ...
  • Chan Jingjia Danny (2009-09-30)
    This study examines the affordability of the pricier DBSS flats within the stipulated income ceiling of S$8,000. The prices quoted for some of these DBSS flats are comparable to the prices quoted for lower end executive ...
  • Toh Boon Heng (2009-10-01)
    Over the years, there are more and more expatriates from around the world had come to Singapore to work and live. In order to retain these talented expatriates, there is a need to make them feel comfortable just like having ...
  • Teh Hong Jie (2009-10-01)
    Branding can play a large part in influencing the choice of potential homebuyers, especially in a competitive market like Singapore and under the shadow of the recent economic slowdown. Thus, there is a need for this paper ...
  • Tang Yong Ching (2009-10-01)
    Although REIT derives its price through the measure of the asset value, many a times the price deviates quite significantly away from the fundamental asset value. Thus, the study of REIT price and NAV would help to determine ...
  • Chua Hwee Ching (2009-10-01)
    The educational landscape in Singapore had undergone rapid changes in the past decades especially during the last few years due to the effect of globalization as many underdeveloped nations around the regions opened up ...
  • Chia Li Shan Jasmine (2009-10-01)
    This research involves the study of existing and improved MRT systems and their impact on 4-Room HDB property values. It first examines the bearing station proximity of existing MRT lines has on property values. Secondly, ...