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Funding Science and Technology in an Internationalized World

Dr. Teofilo A. Abrajano, Jr.
I am not an expert in education and research specific to the ASEAN region or the on-going effort to set a common framework for ASEAN educational integration and internationalization. I will therefore make no effort to regurgitate what I have just recently learned about these important discussions, as I was attempting to contextualize my present contribution.  I will simply use the ASEAN Qualifications Reference Framework as an inevitable supposition for any realistic strategy for promoting science and technology in the ASEAN region. One message from this contribution is that ASEAN educational and research integration is not …

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159 students in Riyadh take UPCAT

At least 159 senior high school students studying in Riyadh took the University of the Philippines College Admission Test at the Philippine Embassy Chancery at the Diplomatic Quarter last Nov. 8.
The UPCAT conducted outside the Philippines is an annual program of the UP to reach out to the children of overseas Filipino workers wanting to earn degrees in UP.
In a news release, the Philippine Embassy in Saudi Arabia said the examinations conducted in two sessions by UP Professor Francisco Delos Reyes.
Of the 159 examinees, 99 were female while 60 were male.
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