Education

Ten Student Supercomputer Teams Enter ASC13 Final

BEIJING, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Finalists for the 2013 Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge (ASC13) were announced in Beijing on 19th March. 10 Asian university student supercomputer teams will compete head-to-head for the highest computing performance next month at Shanghai Jiaotong Univers...

2013-03-22 09:00 1553

China Education Alliance Receives S.E.C. Letter Regarding Non-Compliance of Former Auditor

HARBIN, China, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. ("China Education Alliance" or the "Company", OTCQX: CEAI), a China-based education resource and services company today announced that it has received a letter from the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") regarding t...

2013-03-22 04:30 990

Xueda Education Group Announces Chairman's Share Purchase Plan

BEIJING, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Xueda Education Group (NYSE: XUE) ("Xueda" or the "Company"), a leading national provider of personalized tutoring services for primary and secondary school students in China, today announced that Mr. Rubin Li, Chairman and co-founder of Xueda, intends to use ...

2013-03-21 20:00 1097

LUKOIL Pushes Forward its Social Program in Iraq

MOSCOW, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LUKOIL began supplying computers and other equipment for schools of Madeina and Izzaldin-Salim municipalities in Iraq under the social program of West Qurna-2 project. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130321/602046 ) (Logo: http://photos...

2013-03-21 16:00 994

Xueda Education Group CEO Delivers Keynote Speech at Signing Ceremony of Private Education Industry's Pioneering Self-Regulatory Agreement

BEIJING, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Xueda Education Group (NYSE: XUE) ("Xueda" or the "Company"), a leading national provider of personalized tutoring services for primary and secondary school students in China, announced today that Mr. Xin Jin, its Chief Executive Officer and co-founder, recent...

2013-03-20 22:32 887

Valencia College Utilizes Sophisticated Simbonix Simulators in Their Cardiovascular Technology (CVT) Training Program

CLEVELAND, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Simbionix provides Cardiovascular Technology (CVT) programs with training simulators that deliver a virtual reality experience for their students. Valencia College in Orlando, FL, utilizes this technology in their Allied Health Department's CVT program. ...

2013-03-20 22:00 1126

Lyoness Child & Family Foundation Opens Nelson Mandela School in South Africa

Lyoness Child & Family Foundation Opens Nelson Mandela School in South Africa GRAZ, Austria, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Picture is available via EPA, European Pressphoto Agency ( http://www.epa.eu ), and can be downloaded free of charge at: http://ots.de/T5m6e After a project time of only nin...

2013-03-20 02:32 1036

Ambow Education Announces Appointment of Justin Chen as the Chairman of the Audit Committee and the Chairman of the Special Committee with respect to the Internal Investigation

BEIJING, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambow Education Holding Ltd. ("Ambow" or the "Company" NYSE: AMBO), a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, today announced that its Board of Directors designated Justin Chen as the chairman of the audit Committee o...

2013-03-19 18:00 816

Ambow Education Holding Ltd. Announces Receipt of "Going Private" Proposal; Resignations of Directors and Appointment of a New Director

BEIJING, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambow Education Holding Ltd. ("Ambow" or the "Company" NYSE: AMBO), a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, today announced that its Board of Directors received on March 15, 2013 a non-binding proposal (the "Proposa...

2013-03-18 20:51 902

Global Education and Skills Conference (GESF) to be Held Annually in the UAE Following the Inaugural Event and Will Become "The Davos of Education"

DUBAI, UAE, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - Global leaders urged to attend 2014 Forum to address the great crisis of the 21st Century. Speaking on the final day of the inaugural Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai where 500 delegates from 50 countries are discussing the global demand f...

2013-03-18 08:00 1600

President Clinton Highlights the Importance of Government, NGO's and the Private Sector Working Together to Educate Children in the Developing World

DUBAI, UAE, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking at the inaugural Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai where 500 delegates from 50 countries are discussing how public private partnerships can solve the global demand for better education, President Clinton said: "It is projected that b...

2013-03-18 07:10 1507

Wondershare(TM) Aids College-Bound High School Seniors with New Scholarship Program; Expands Popular Software Donation Program

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wondershare, a trusted world-class publisher of Windows® and Mac® utility applications and mobile apps announced a new scholarship program, which will award two aspiring students with a $1,000.00 scholarship. Additionally, Wondershare is exp...

2013-03-15 01:26 987

The Top 10 Finalists of ASC13 Unveiled

BEIJING, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ASC13( http://www.asc-events.org ) is the first session of the international supercomputer challenge in Asia. Now the registration work has finished and all the teams are entering the preliminary contest. So far, 43 universities from mainland China, Hong Kong,...

2013-03-14 09:00 1328

First Pacific Leadership Academy Partners with NetDimensions and ABI to Provide High-Quality Training for Future Business Leaders

HONG KONG and MANILA, Philippines, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NetDimensions( http://www.netdimensions.com ) (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems, and Andrada Briones Inc. (ABI( http://www.andrada-briones.com )) announced today th...

2013-03-14 09:00 1324

Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, Current World Leaders and Education Experts Meet to Discuss How Public - Private Partnerships Can Solve the Global Demand for Better Education

DUBAI, UAE, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Delegates from 46 countries will attend Global Education Conference Bill Clinton, Tony Blair, Heads of State, and Finance and Education ministers will discuss the role that private-public partnerships can play in bringing educational transforma...

2013-03-12 08:00 1625

ChinaEdu Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter 2012 Financial Results on March 27, 2013

BEIJING, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (NASDAQ: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, today announced that the Company will release its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012 after the U.S. mar...

2013-03-11 21:29 1002

"The Future We Want" - National Consultation: a Process towards Post-2015 Development Agenda

BEIJING, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The second round of consultations in China on the Post-2015 Development Agenda took place today in Beijing. Renata Dessallien, United Nations Resident Coordinator, Zhang Xiao’an, Vice President of the United Nations Association, and more than 100 representative...

2013-03-11 20:02 1600

Xueda Education Group Announces March 2013 Non-deal Roadshow Schedule

BEIJING, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Xueda Education Group (NYSE: XUE) ("Xueda" or the "Company"), a leading national provider of tutoring services for primary and secondary school students in China with a focus on offering personalized tutoring services, today announced that members of the Compan...

2013-03-08 17:00 942

2013 TOEFL(R) Scholarship Program Recognizes Outstanding Academic Achievement by Students in Taiwan

Fourteen US$3,000 TOEFL Scholarships will be awarded to TOEFL test takers in Taiwan.

2013-03-06 08:00 904

Historic Global Conference on Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons Prepares Ground for New Initiative Towards Ban Treaty

This global impact makes it the responsibility - and right - of everyone to take action to stop this from happening.

2013-03-06 01:01 699
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