Education

CEIBS 6th Annual China Bankers Forum Explores "The Transformation of Banking Models"

BEIJING, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The impact of globalization on China's banking sector, the need to transform based on the lessons of the most recent crises, the role that technology will play in that transformation and the advantages of universal banking were among the topics high on the age...

2012-09-10 23:43 897

China Oriental Culture Diversified into Online Education Service to Expand Income Sources

HONG KONG, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- China Oriental Culture Group Limited (the "Company" or "China Oriental Culture", stock code:2371), is pleased to announce that the Purchaser, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, entered into an acquisition agreement with Headwind Holdings Limited (the ...

2012-09-10 10:41 1417

Inamori Foundation commits additional $1 million for ethics initiatives at Case Western Reserve

University celebrates environmental activist David Suzuki as fifth recipient of the Inamori Ethics Prize CLEVELAND, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Case Western Reserve President Barbara R. Snyder today announced that the Inamori Foundation has committed an additional US$1 million to advance the w...

2012-09-10 07:37 1068

Young Singaporeans' Novel Use of Technology and New Media Add Fresh Spin to Haul of Local Eco-Projects

-- Four Singaporeans awarded study trip in Germany at Bayer-UNEP youth environment program SINGAPORE, Sept. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Local eco-projects by students now come with an extra contemporary edge, thanks to bold and creative applications of technology and new media to community initiative...

2012-09-07 13:12 897

Ambow Responses to Market Confusion

BEIJING, Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambow Education Holding Ltd. ("Ambow" or the "Company") (NYSE: AMBO), a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, is aware of recent media reports about Beijing Jinghan Yingcai Education and Technology Co., Ltd. ("Jingha...

2012-09-06 22:02 931

edX Announces Option Of Proctored Exam Testing Through Collaboration With Pearson VUE

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Online learning venture edX continues to transform higher education by announcing today its agreement with Pearson VUE to offer learners the option of taking a proctored final exam. "Our online learners who want the flexibility to provide potential ...

2012-09-06 20:00 1049

Solomon Associates Launches Solomon University to Provide Technical and Management Training for Energy Industry Professionals

Solomon University to serve as educational and training arm of the leading performance improvement company, with initial courses on refinery economics and hydrocarbon management. DALLAS, Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Solomon Associates, the leading performance improvement company for the global e...

2012-09-06 15:00 731

Hult International Business School Recognized as One of Apple's 'Standout Schools'

Hult continues its technology leadership helping educators achieve inspiring results in the classroom – and beyond. BOSTON, Sep. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech giant Apple has recently named Hult International Business School( http://www.hult.edu ) as one of the few schools embracing the latest tec...

2012-09-06 09:00 1849

DHL Disaster Response Team Ups Emergency Training in Indonesia

Four-day program with UN puts DHL volunteers through a real-life exercise for 2010 Mount Merapi eruption JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DHL, the world's leading logistics company, has conducted a four-day emergency relief simulation course in Indonesia with the Indonesian Army...

2012-09-05 13:00 1265

ATA to Present at BMO Capital Markets Back to School Education Conference

BEIJING, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ATA Inc. ("ATA" or the "Company", Nasdaq: ATAI), a leading provider of computer-based testing and testing-related services in China, today announced that the Company's Chief Financial Officer Benson Tsang is scheduled to present at the BMO Capita...

2012-09-04 20:30 664

How Much Do Your Work Mates Earn?

SYDNEY, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Career Institute (ICI) has announced that when it comes to workplace taboos, forget about politics and religion. Instead, think about salary. While the pay packet of those in the public service or those working as executives at listed stock exc...

2012-09-04 20:00 3421

Elite Mainland Students Learn from Hong Kong Senior Executives through ACCA Future Business Leadership Programme

HONG KONG, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has successfully held its first Future Business Leadership Programme in Hong Kong recently. Under the programme, 29 students were selected from 19 Mainland universities to join a six-day training event...

2012-09-04 15:37 1350

L'ECOLE DES ROCHES reaps the rewards of its teaching excellence

VERNEUIL-SUR-AVRE, France, Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The prestigious ECOLE DES ROCHES founded in 1899, an International Boarding School located in Normandy, is enjoying the fruits of its teaching excellence. Judge for yourself: -- 98.7% success in the BAC - one third of mentions --...

2012-08-31 09:00 1232

Noah Education Announces Unaudited Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2012 Results

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Noah Education Holdings Ltd. ("Noah" or the "Company") (NYSE: NED), a leading provider of education services in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2012 ended June 30, 2012. Fourth Qua...

2012-08-30 05:05 693

Hit the Books -- CouponSnapshot Helps Students Save on Textbooks

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Back-to-school time is just about here. The rush is on to get those last-minute school supplies, pack up the car, and shove off to each student's college or university. College textbooks may be an afterthought until students arrive on campus and start unp...

2012-08-27 21:30 822

"Touch Your Heart, Donate for Love"

Shanghai Red Cross Blood Center, Shanghai Blood Management Office, Touchmedia Joint Blood Drive SHANGHAI, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Famous Chinese actor, Ray Lui, Honorary Chairman of Touchmedia, joined hands with celebrities and corporate leaders to donate blood today at the Shanghai Re...

2012-08-27 20:30 1078

ChinaCast Education Corporation Completes $2.15 Million Financing

BEIJING, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaCast Education ("ChinaCast" or the "Company", OTC: CAST), a post-secondary education services provider in China, today announced the closing of a $2.15 million private offering of its Notes and Warrants. The Notes and Warrants were sold in ...

2012-08-27 20:08 957

ChinaCast Education Corporation Secures Business License and Chops of ChinaCast (Beijing) Education Technology

BEIJING, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaCast Education ("ChinaCast" or the "Company", OTC: CAST), a post-secondary education services provider in China, today announced it has secured the Business License and Chops of ChinaCast (Beijing) Education Technology ("CBET"). CBET held th...

2012-08-24 20:00 1177

ChinaEdu Schedules Annual General Meeting of Shareholders for September 18, 2012 at 10:00 AM Beijing Local Time

BEIJING, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (NASDAQ: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or the "Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, today announced that it will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the "AGM") on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. local...

2012-08-24 12:28 652

RMIT Vietnam Strengthens Hi-Tech Industry Connections

SINGAPORE, Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- RMIT University Vietnam has entered a strategic partnership with leading international testing, instrumentation and measurement technology company National Instruments (NI). The deal will see National Instruments support RMIT Vietnam's technology and ...

2012-08-23 09:33 570
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