Richard Lim

Recent and archived articles by Richard Lim

20 Nov 2011 | 12:00 AM

Maintaining the edge

Despite the many challenges in the world of IT, Malaysia's first private varsity continues to pride itself on producing employable graduates.

9 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

Passion shines through

A little extra effort goes a long way, especially when teachers are dealing with students who have different levels of English proficiency.

2 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

Clack-ing good time in Malaysia

British Council director Peter Clack who left the country last month for a new posting, talks fondly of local food and the role he played in Malaysia#8217;s quest to be an education hub.

2 Oct 2011 | 12:00 AM

An education hub by chance

Policy makers and private providers give their input on the factors that have led to Malaysia becoming a popular destination in the higher learning sector.

25 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

Growth on the fast lane

With much in the pipeline, TOC is gearing itself to be a global brand in automotive education.

11 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

Upgrade for institution

MALAYSIA now has 26 private varsities with HELP University College being accorded university status.

6 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

Rankings show M'sian varsities competitive

PUTRAJAYA: The recent QS World University Rankings has shown that Malaysian varsities are competitive, said Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin.

4 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

Work in progress for varsities

Universities have drawn up their own goals and objectives in their quest to transform and excel.

28 Aug 2011 | 12:00 AM

Push for rankings stirs trouble

Success often comes with a price. No one knows it better than Universiti Malaya vice-chancellor Prof Tan Sri Dr Ghauth Jasmon, who has ruffled feathers in his pursuit to place the varsity among the top 100 worldwide.

21 Aug 2011 | 12:00 AM

Going for the first million isn’t all that hard

MOST of his fans know him as a deejay with popular Chinese radio station 98.8 but Chan Fong is a man who wears many hats. He is also an artist, actor, songwriter, brand builder, event planner and a successful businessman.