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India’s Economic Transformation under the Modi GovernmentThe Department of Asian Studies presents a public lecture by Dr Sambit Patra, MBBS, MS; National Spokesperson, BJ The Modi government came to power in May 2014 promising economic transformation through policy that would tackle corruption, make governance transparent and promote a ‘make in India’ program boosting foreign and domestic investment. Dr Patra will offer […]Wed, 24 May 2017
Guest Lecture on Japanese Business EtiquetteThe Department of Asian Studies hosted a guest lecture in April 2017 which focused on Japanese business culture for students enrolled in the Negotiating Asia undergraduate course. Through this course students are provided with knowledge of the cultural aspects and business practices of Asia, with a view to developing effective communication and negotiation skills relating […]Mon, 15 May 2017
Applications now open : Gateway Japan Study Tour April 2017Held in the lush Japanese spring, the Gateway Japan Study Tour is a unique ten day mid-semester program for students enrolled in either ASIAN GIANTS: JAPAN, CHINA & INDIA (ASIA 2024) or Environment and Development (GEOG 2141). Gateway Japan provides a unique opportunity for students to explore questions of sustainability and governance in Tottori, Japan. A […]Wed, 1 Feb 2017