Education

Guanya Education Group Announces ARC China Led Investment

Investment of over US$ four million will support business expansion in Northeast China SHENYANG, China, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Guanya Education Group, a leading children's English education company in Northeast China, today announced that investment firm ARC China recently led a first institu...

2010-10-25 20:30 671

ChinaCast Education to Report Third Quarter Financial Results on November 9, 2010

BEIJING, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChinaCast Education Corporation ("ChinaCast" or the "Company", Nasdaq: CAST), a leading for-profit, post-secondary education and e-Learning services provider in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended Septembe...

2010-10-22 19:00 906

SCAD and Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang Join to Commemorate Historic Revitalisation of Former North Kowloon Magistracy, Opening of SCAD Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SCAD President Paula Wallace and the SCAD Board of Trustees today joined the Honourable Donald Tsang, GBM, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and representatives from Hong Kong's government and creative industries to commemorate th...

2010-10-21 19:39 3445

Avery Dennison Helps Build Elementary School in Rural China

Project Hope donation supports rural education with new schoolhouse for Jiangshi Elementary School in Anhui China SHANGHAI, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With warm smiles, the children of Jiangshi Elementary School look forward to moving into a new schoolhouse being built with support from Avery D...

2010-10-20 20:56 2595

TAL Education Group Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange

BEIJING, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- TAL Education Group ("TAL" or the "Company") (NYSE: XRS), a leading K-12 after-school tutoring service provider in China, today announced that it has priced its initial public offering of 12,000,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") at $10.00 per ADS...

2010-10-20 11:30 928

EF is Looking for "Global Interns" - Who Can Choose Their Own Work Place Anywhere in the World

ZURICH, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ - "In the last three months, I have learned so much about different cultures, languages and styles of doing business,"" says Anna Bulycheva, the "Global Intern 2010" winner 2010. Anna, a journalist student from Russia, was selected from thousands of students to emba...

2010-10-20 15:00 1159

TIEE 2010: Boundless Opportunities in Every Avenue of Learning

BANGKOK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Thailand's policy on the liberalization of education in the 1990s has encouraged rapid development and expansion in the number of international education institutions in the Kingdom. Today, there are more than 400 international schools and higher education in...

2010-10-19 12:22 1162

Pingar Signs with Chinese University to Develop Next Gen Algorithms

Collaborative Research Agreement with East China Normal University A Significant Breakthrough For New Zealand Internet Search Technology Supplier. SHANGHAI, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pingar, the New Zealand based tech company that has developed the next generation "intelligent" search plat...

2010-10-20 13:00 1403

New Oriental Announces Results for the First Fiscal Quarter Ended August 31, 2010

Net Revenues Increased by 28.8% Year-Over-Year Net Income Attributable to New Oriental Increased by 9.3% Year-Over-Year Net Income Excluding Share-Based Compensation Expenses (non-GAAP) Increased by 10.8% Year-Over-Year BEIJING, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- New Oriental Education and Technol...

2010-10-18 12:00 1050

Microsoft Research Collaborates With Wikipedia to EnhanceMultilingual Content

WikiBhasha tool will help simplify and speed up the process ofcreating multilingual content in Wikipedias. REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Microsoft Research today announced the launch of the beta version of WikiBhasha, a multilingual content creation tool for Wikipedia. The WikiBhas...

2010-10-18 21:00 1510

Consumers Alliance for Global Prosperity Applauds Indonesian Government for Denying Entry to Greenpeace Warship

RI takes stand against radical NGO's advocacy efforts endangering 10 million people WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Consumers Alliance for Global Prosperity (CAGP) (http://www.consumerprosperity.com) today applauds Indonesia's government for denying the Greenpeace warship Rainbow...

2010-10-18 08:00 1226

China Executive Education Announces World Masters Seminar Featuring Dr. John Gray

HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Executive Education Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: CECX) (the "Company"), a China-based executive training company designed to fit the needs of Chinese entrepreneurs with classes and seminars to improve their skills in marketing, sales, public spea...

2010-10-15 23:54 777

New Oriental Filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- New Oriental Education and Technology Group Inc. (NYSE: EDU), the largest provider of private educational services in China, today announced that it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended May 31, 2010 with the Securities and Exchange Com...

2010-10-15 16:00 1048

New Quality Charter for International Students

BONN, Germany, Oct., 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Germany is a very popular place to study -- in 2008 almost 70,000 foreign nationals came to the Federal Republic to study and conduct research. One in ten of these is Chinese, meaning that China is the origin of the largest group of international students...

2010-10-15 09:00 1406

Beijing Freedom Travel Pioneers Quality Services for Student Groups

BEIJING, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With the world focusing a fair bit of attention on China these days, students and their parents have been turning their attention to it as a study abroad option. But for educators wanting to bring a group to China for a trip, getting it organized and operated up...

2010-10-12 21:50 1318

CDEL & Educomp Solutions Ltd Reach Exclusive Licensing and Distribution Agreement

BEIJING, and NEW DELHI, India, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL" or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, and Educomp Solutions ("Educomp"), India's largest education company, today ...

2010-10-12 21:00 1199

China Education Alliance Announces First Private Educational Platform to Promote Math, Physics and Chemistry in Secondary Education

HARBIN, China, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (NYSE: CEU), a China-based education resource and services company, announced today that the Company has founded a "Hundred Celebrity Teachers Club" in China. The goal of the club is to "assemble famous teachers, train studen...

2010-10-12 19:00 745

EF Opens Four New International Language Centers Abroad, to Meet Young People's Demand for Hip and Exotic Study Destinations

ZURICH, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- - In its new Brochure for 2011, EF International Language Centers Announces Four New Centers, Including Bristol and Singapore. With the new EF International Language Centers, EF Education First, the world's largest private education company, reacts to the growi...

2010-10-12 08:00 1081

Sweden Launches Global Sustainability Student Competition in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today at the World Expo in Shanghai, Swedish innovation and sustainability initiative Down To Earth launches a global competition for young talent, mixing innovation, sustainability and space technology. The purpose is to develop new business opportunities for ...

2010-10-11 14:25 1320

Global Industry Inspired to Innovate Sustainable Products Using Space Technology

SHANGHAI, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Today at the Sustainability Space Day in Shanghai, innovation and sustainability project Down To Earth gathers top stakeholders from industry, government and academia. The purpose is to discuss how commercialized space technologies can generate a more sustainab...

2010-10-11 14:23 1359