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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: Investors.. Stock Information.. Investor Kit.. Regulatory Filings.. Corporate Governance.. Analyst Coverage.. News Room.. Press Releases.. Video News.. Media Coverage.. Contact Us.. Back.. CIBT Appoints New Executive.. June 28th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (NYSE AMEX: MBA) (TSX: MBA) ( CIBT or the Company ).. reports that effective immediately, Mr.. Dennis Huang has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of CIBT.. He has been working with the Company for the past four years as Executive Vice President of Finance, assisting the Company and its subsidiaries with corporate finance and accounting activities.. Prior to joining CIBT, Mr.. Huang held executive positions in the retail securities brokerage industry in Canada and China.. Mr.. Huang was registered with the BC Securities Commission with licenses to serve as Compliance Officer, Officer Director, Alternate Designated Person, Alternate Registered Options Principal, Investment Representative and Director of Trading.. Huang holds a Master and Doctorate of Economics degree from Jinan University and earned his professional designation as Senior Economist from the Science and Technology Bureau of Guangdong province, China and the Financial Management Advisor designation from the Canadian Securities Institute.. Huang has extensive knowledge in corporate finance, accounting and financial operations with global experience.. The Company also reports that due to family and time commitments, Mr.. Tim Leong will resign from his position as Chief Financial Officer.. He has  ...   Act of 1995 (United States).. Statements in this news release which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and require any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding future events or CIBT s future financial performance.. These statements are only predictions and actual results may differ materially from those predicted in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors, including, but not limited to, risks associated with changes in general economic and business conditions, actions of CIBT s competitors, the extent to which CIBT is able to develop new services and markets for their services, the time and expense involved in such development activities, the level of demand and market acceptance of their services and changes in our business strategies.. CIBT disclaims any intention or obligation to revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.. The risks and uncertainties that could affect future events or CIBT s future financial performance are more fully described in CIBT s quarterly reports (on Form 6-K filed in the US and Form 51-102F1 filed in the Canada) and CIBT s annual reports (on Form 20-F filed in the US and Canada) and other recent filings in the US and Canada.. These filings are available on EDGAR at www.. sec.. gov in the US and on SEDAR at www.. sedar.. com in Canada..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Ranked in Profit 10 Magazine.. June 16th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. is pleased to report that the Company has been ranked 105th in the June 2010 issue of the 22nd Annual Profit 100 rankings as one of Canada s fastest growing companies.. Profit Magazine is a bi-monthly publication that has served the entrepreneurial business community since 1984.. The top 150 company rankings can be found in the June 2010 issue of Profit Magazine or online at http://www.. profitmagazine.. ca.. We are pleased to be recognized for our achievements with revenue growth of 571% from $6.. 6 million in 2004 to $44.. 5 million in 2009 while expanding our geographical footprints and business presence to 18 countries , commented Toby Chu, Vice-Chairman, President CEO.. We feel that our established infrastructure will generate significant market niche benefits to our group as demand for international study with accredited  ...   and Chinese accredited business and management degree programs, college preparation programs, automotive maintenance programs, IT programs, hotel management and tourism programs, language training and certification programs and career/vocational programs.. Its subsidiaries, CIBT School of Business, KGIC Education Group, and Sprott-Shaw Degree College Corp.. , which is comprised of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, Sprott-Shaw Community College (established in 1903) and Sprott-Shaw International Language College, possess a combined operating history of over 136 years in China s and Canada s education sectors.. In addition to its wholly-owned subsidiaries, CIBT is the exclusive licensee for the American Hotel Lodging Association Educational Institute (ALHA-EI) in China and the Philippines and the WyoTech Institute for China.. CIBT also owns Irix Design Group, a leading design and advertising company based in Vancouver, Canada.. In 2008, the Irix Design Group was ranked 15th in the list of biggest ad agencies in Greater Vancouver by the Business in Vancouver newspaper..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Approves Appointment of New Director.. June 10th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (NYSE AMEX: MBA) (TSX-V: MBA) ( CIBT or the Company ).. reports that the appointment of Mr.. David Kong as a director, effective July 1, 2010, has been approved by the company s Board of Directors.. Kong is a Chartered Accountant and a Partner at Ernst Young LLP heading up their China practice for Canada.. Prior to joining Ernst Young, Mr.. Kong was a Partner at Ellis Foster Chartered Accountants which later merged with Ernst Young.. Kong is fluent in many other languages including Malaysian, Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese.. Kong graduated from the National Cheng Chi University in Taiwan in 1971, received his Canadian Chartered Accountant designation in 1978 and his Certified Public Accountant designation in 2002.. He will be retiring from public practice at the end of this month.. The company also reports that Mr.. David Richardson has resigned from the Board of Directors due to time and family commitments, but he will serve as an Advisory Board Member and provide input on the company s future strategic planning and share his business network.. We  ...   and experience in international business, he will add tremendous value to the company s board.. Legal Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: Forward-looking Statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 may be required in this news release.. These statements relate to future events or CIBT’s future financial performance.. These statements are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future results or events.. There are important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to risks associated with changes in general economic and business conditions, actions of CIBT s competitors, the extent to which CIBT is able to develop new services and markets for their services, the time and expense involved in such development activities, the level of demand and market acceptance of their services and changes in our business strategies.. The TSX Exchange and the NYSE AMEX Exchange have not reviewed and do not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in any jurisdiction..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT to Trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange.. May 25th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. is pleased to announce that the Toronto Stock Exchange (the TSX ) has confirmed that effective Wednesday May 26th 2010, the Company will commence trading on the TSX.. The Company s shares will contemporaneously be delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange.. To obtain more information about the TSX or information on the Company or its stock quote, investors may visit the TSX website at www.. tmx.. com.. The Company s trading symbol remains unchanged as MBA and investors are reminded to type in the symbol MBA.. TO instead of MBA.. V while visiting Canadian financial websites such as Finance.. Yahoo.. The Company is also listed on the NYSE Amex and quoted in the US under the same symbol MBA.. About the Toronto Stock Exchange:.. The Toronto Stock Exchange, a subsidiary of the TMX Group Inc.. , is the largest stock exchange in Canada, the third largest in North America and the eighth largest in the world by  ...   it delivers Western and Chinese accredited business and management degree programs, college preparation programs, automotive maintenance programs, IT programs, hotel management and tourism programs, language training and certification programs and career/vocational programs.. Investor Relations Contact: Ed Cheung N.. Legal Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This news release contains “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (United States).. Statements in this news release which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and require any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding future events or CIBT’s future financial performance.. These statements are only predictions and actual results may differ materially from those predicted in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors, including, but not limited to, risks associated with changes in general economic and business conditions, actions of CIBT’s competitors, the extent to which CIBT is able to develop new services and markets for their services, the time and expense involved in such development activities, the level of demand and market acceptance of their services and changes in our business strategies..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Receives Conditional Approval for Listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.. May 10th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. is pleased to announce that it has received conditional approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange ( TSE ) to list its common shares for trading on the TSE, effectively graduating from the TSX-Venture Exchange.. The Company plans to fulfill the listing conditions and commence trading on the TSE as soon as feasible subject to market conditions but prior to July 22nd, 2010.. The Company s stock symbol will remain unchanged and the Company s stock symbol on the NYSE Amex will also remain unchanged as MBA.. Toby Chu, Vice-Chairman, President  ...   a publicly traded company on the TSX Venture Exchange.. The TSX Venture Exchange has provided the company with market exposure, access to the necessary capital and opportunities to grow our business to its current size and we are grateful.. In addition to our listing on the NYSE AMEX Exchange, our graduating onto the Toronto Stock Exchange will further improve our ability to expand our domestic and international shareholder base, increase daily trading liquidity, and attract institutional investors.. , which is comprised of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, Sprott-Shaw Community College (established in 1903) and Sprott-Shaw International Language College, possess a combined operating history of over 136 years in China's and Canada’s education sectors..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Completes Acquisition of KGIC Education Group.. Vancouver, March 15th, 2010 - CNW Newswire: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (NYSE AMEX TSX-V: MBA) (“CIBT” or the “Company”).. is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of KGIC Education Group Inc.. (also known as King George International College, “KGIC”) as previously reported on December 18, 2009.. The Company has acquired substantially all of the assets of KGIC for a total of CDN$9 million payable as follows: CDN$5 million in cash, subject to a working capital adjustment, and an additional CDN$4 million which will be paid by way of an earn-out subject to KGIC achieving certain revenue and EBITDA milestones over the next three years.. KGIC’s existing management team will continue to operate KGIC under an executive management contract.. KGIC generated CDN$16.. 19 million revenue in fiscal 2009 (audited), and enrolled over 5,000 international students in eight campuses in Canada, and six KGIC training centers and branch offices in China, Brazil, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Mexico.. KGIC specializes in English language training, business career programs and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) programs.. Since 1996, KGIC has educated over 40,000 students and established a global recruitment network with over 1,400 agents located in 28 countries.. Toby Chu, Vice Chairman, President and CEO of CIBT Group commented, “Our corporate vision is to become the largest exporter of Western accredited education to Asia and the largest importer of international students to Canada.. The acquisition of KGIC allows us to continue to pursue these two strategic objectives by expanding our global presence and student recruitment from 18 countries in which we now have a business presence.. We expect this will provide the framework for our future expansion plans of establishing physical school facilities in these countries.. ”.. “Beyond attracting students to study in Canada, China’s English training market continues to grow  ...   our mutual resources and expertise.. About KGIC Education Group:.. KGIC Education Group consists of three education brands and currently operates 8 campuses in Canada with trained staffs of over 230.. King George International College (“KGIC”) is committed to providing the highest level of academic training and customer service possible.. Over the past 14 years, KGIC has grown to become one of the largest and reputable private language schools in Canada.. King George International Business College (“KGIBC”) is a private career training institution, which is dedicated to offering students an educational experience that combines academic standards, practical skills and up-to-date methods needed to successfully achieve their career goals.. Canada TESOL Centre (“CTC”) provides professional development and training to educators from around the world.. Well educated and experienced instructors make CTC teacher training programs a leading choice for both experienced teachers and those considering going into the field.. CTC offers programs aimed at teaching English to children, adolescents and adults, as well as educational leadership training.. , which is comprised of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, Sprott-Shaw Community College (established in 1903) and Sprott-Shaw International Language College, possess a combined operating history of over 136 years in China s and Canada’s education sectors.. In 2008, the Irix Design Group was ranked 15th in the list of biggest ad agencies in Greater Vancouver by the “Business in Vancouver” newspaper.. America Toll Free: 1-888-865-0901 extension 318 * Email:.. There are important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to risks associated with changes in general economic and business conditions, actions of CIBT’s competitors, the extent to which CIBT is able to develop new services and markets for their services, the time and expense involved in such development activities, the level of demand and market acceptance of their services and changes in our business strategies..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Subsidiary Granted Exclusive Licensee Rights in the Philippines.. January 28th, 2010: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (NYSE AMEX: MBA) (TSX-V: MBA) ( CIBT ).. is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Sprott-Shaw Degree College has acquired a master license from the American Hotel Lodging Educational Institute (EI) to offer hotel management, travel tourism, and hospitality education programs in the Philippines.. The master license is valid for five years and gives Sprott-Shaw the exclusive rights to teach, sub-distribute, test and certify EI s world renowned educational programs and graduates in the Philippines.. EI s hotel program graduates are recognized by nearly all major hotel chains in over 60 countries worldwide.. This exclusive status has been granted in addition to CIBT's master license rights for China.. CIBT has also signed a memorandum of understanding with the five-star Bellevue Hotel of Manila in the Philippines.. The terms of the MOU will enable the partnership to place eligible hotel and hospitality management students from CIBT and its subsidiaries into internship positions with the Bellevue Manila.. We are pleased with the rapid progress we are making in South East Asia , commented Toby Chu, Vice-Chairman, President and CEO of CIBT.. We view the emerging markets in South East Asia to be high growth opportunities for the hotel and tourism industry.. Our cooperation with the American Hotel Lodging Educational Institute and Bellevue Manila allows our students to learn from a globally recognized curriculum and provides internship opportunities to apply their training and gain practical experience.. EI is excited to join forces with CIBT in this new educational venture in the Philippines, said Robert L.. Steele, III, CHA, President and COO of the American Hotel Lodging Educational Institute.. Our new partnership with CIBT offers a great opportunity to serve the education needs of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, and offers students leading edge hospitality educational programs and certification.. It is our vision to create a tourism and hotel management program that can incorporate internship and employment opportunities with hotels around the world for our hospitality students in Canada and aboard as part of  ...   hospitality industry.. EI continues to maintain a cutting edge position in the delivery of training and education that is supported by industry leaders and experts worldwide.. About the Bellevue Manila:.. Coined from the French word belle-vue, which means beautiful view , the Bellevue Manila opened in January 2003.. It is the first and only full service hotel in the south of Metro Manila.. Located within a thriving business and commercial district of Alabang in the south of Manila, the Bellevue Manila provides convenient access to key business areas, shopping malls, golf courses and country clubs, theme parks, dive spots and a host of restaurants and bars.. This high rise hotel provides a fully equipped business centre and a wide range of recreation facilities and services.. Rooms are well designed to provide for high standards and comfort.. The Bellevue Hotel meets the needs and requirements for both business and leisure.. ( CIBT ) is an education management and investment company with a special focus on the global education market.. Its subsidiaries, CIBT School of Business, Tourism Training Institute (Beijing), and Sprott-Shaw Degree College Corp.. , which is comprised of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, Sprott-Shaw Community College (established in 1903) and Sprott-Shaw International Language College, possess a combined operating history of over 136 years in China and Canada’s education sectors.. CIBT owns and operates a network of business, technical and language colleges with presence at over 40 campuses and teaching locations including Australia, Canada, China, Jamaica, New Zealand, the Netherlands, the Philippines, South Korea, the United Kingdom, the United States and Vietnam.. CIBT delivers Western and Chinese accredited business and management degree programs, automotive maintenance programs, IT programs, travel and tourism programs and career/vocational programs through its network of campuses and academic partnerships around the world.. CIBT Group also owns Irix Design Group, a leading design and advertising company based in Vancouver, Canada.. In 2008, Irix Design was ranked 15th in the list of Biggest Ad Agencies in Greater Vancouver by the Business in Vancouver newspaper.. These statements relate to future events or CIBT s future financial performance..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Signs MOU with Yunnan CRTVU of China.. January 25th, 2010: CIBT Education Group Inc.. is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Yunnan Open University ( Yunnan OU ), previously known as Yunnan CRTVU, a division of The Open University of China (previously CCRTVU or China Central Radio Television University).. The terms of the agreement outline the incorporation of content from CIBT China, Sprott-Shaw Community College (Canada) and the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (USA) into Yunnan OU s existing programs and offering courses in Pre-Baccalaureate Preparation, International Hotel and Tourism Management, Business Management, and Instructor s Training for Teaching English (TESOL).. This agreement is an expansion of the MOU signed between CIBT and China Central Radio and Television University in Beijing ( CCRTVU ) as reported on October 19, 2009.. We are very pleased to have expanded our relationship from Beijing s CCRTVU to its branch school in Yunnan, the Yunnan CRTVU commented Toby Chu, President and CEO, Vice Chairman.. By partnering with the largest university system in the world with over 3.. 2 million students in its education system, CIBT and its subsidiaries will be able to add value by exporting our Canadian and U.. S education content to China utilizing Open University s existing infrastructure.. This strategy will allow us to potentially reach out to millions of students through-out China without incurring significant costs and time delays.. About Yunnan Open University:.. Established in 1979, Yunnan Open University utilizes cutting edge technology to deliver higher education.. With its main campus in Kunming City, Yunnan Province, the institution is the largest university  ...   China s Central Radio TV University (CCRTVU) is a college university directly under the Ministry of Education (MOE).. CCRTVU is a distance education learning provider utilizing the latest in innovation and technology to deliver programs to its students.. In collaboration with 44 other provincial open universities, 956 municipal open universities, and 1,875 county-level open universities, CCRTVU s system of schools has a student population of 3.. 2 million students, of which 2.. 87 million are open learning students, totaling 10% of all post-secondary students in China as of the Spring of 2009.. CCRTVU employs a wide range of media for its delivery of programs such as radio, television, language teaching materials, audio-visual materials, computer courseware and networks to deliver long-distance education programs to students across China.. CCRTVU offers over 580 programs in 10 major areas including Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medical, Arts, Law, Economics, Management, Education and History.. CCRTVU offers bachelor and diploma education programs, as well as non-degree programs in vocational training and agricultural applied technology training.. CCRTVU s infrastructure requires 6 teaching colleges including Arts and Law College, Economics and Management College, Engineering College, Education College, Foreign Language College, Agriculture and Forestry Medical College.. Other CCRTVU colleges are: College for Continuing Studies and 81 College s for Military, General Staff College for Military, Education College for Disabilities, Tibet College, and Central College for National Authorities, China TV Normal College, China Liaoyuan Radio and Television School and Central Radio and Television Professional Secondary School.. The TSX Venture Exchange and the NYSE Alternext US have not reviewed and do not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Signs Letter of Intent with KGIC Education Group.. December 18, 2009 CNW: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (NYSE Amex TSXV symbol: MBA).. is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Letter of Intent with KGIC Education Group ( KGIC ) of Vancouver, British Columbia to acquire all of the assets of KGIC.. The parties will conduct legal and accounting due diligence reviews while the formal purchase agreement is being prepared.. The acquisition is slated for closing in early 2010.. Details of the transaction will be announced upon closing.. KGIC Education Group is one of the largest private English language training schools and business colleges in Canada with 7 campuses in Canada and KGIC training centers and branch offices in China, Brazil, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Mexico.. In 2008 and 2009, KGIC enrolled over 6,200 students and 6,400 respectively and generated nearly $15 million revenue per year.. This is a strategic and pivotal move for CIBT and we look forward to completing this acquisition of KGIC as soon as feasible, commented Toby Chu, Vice Chairman, President and CEO of CIBT Education Group Inc.. As CIBT s subsidiary, Sprott-Shaw Community College, and KGIC are commonly viewed as two of the largest private education players in Canada, this transaction will likely be considered one of the most significant transactions in Canada in the private education sector.. More importantly, Sprott-Shaw Community College in Canada and CIBT School of Business in China have extensive presences in the post secondary sector both in Canada and abroad.. The addition of KGIC to our member group of companies will  ...   global market place.. KGIC has a strong reputation and presence in the English training sectors while CIBT Group and its member companies are solidly entrenched in the post secondary education market both in Canada and abroad.. This transaction will allow our respective course offerings to be vertically integrated, thereby creating a bridging program for our international students to complete their English study at KGIC and further their studies with CIBT or Sprott-Shaw s career or degree granting programs in Canada or abroad.. Such vertical integration will produce great benefits to our students and expand our global education network expansively.. We are also looking forward to expanding KGIC English Centers to China where CIBT Group has a strong and long term presence.. We are excited to have the opportunity to work side-by-side with KGIC as both of our institutions have extensive experience in Canada s private education sector, commented Mr.. Dean Duperron, President of Sprott-Shaw Community College, a subsidiary of CIBT Education Group.. Upon completing this transaction, we will be able to share many components of our respective infrastructure, both domestic and abroad, including faculty experience, operations expertise, buying volume for marketing, and most importantly our combined recruitment channels in over 30 countries.. The economy of scale for our corporate expenditures will allow our combined organization to achieve our mutual goals while using fewer resources.. About CIBT Education Group Inc:.. , which is comprised of Sprott-Shaw Degree College, Sprott-Shaw Community College (established in 1903) and Sprott-Shaw International Language College, possess a combined operating history of over 136 years in China and Canada s education sectors..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Reports Fiscal 2009 Results.. December 3rd, 2009 CNW Group: CIBT Education Group Inc.. (the Company ) (NYSE Amex TSXV symbol: MBA).. is pleased to report its audited fiscal 2009 operating results for the year ended August 31, 2009.. For the twelve months ended August 31, 2009, the Company s revenues totalled $44.. 55 million dollars as compared to $32.. 33 million for the fourteen months ended August 31, 2008, an increase of 38%.. The Company generated EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization) of $1,979,588 for fiscal 2009.. Adjusting for non-cash expenses that have no impact on the Company s operating cash flow would have resulted in Adjusted Net Income of $2,710,969 for fiscal 2009.. After deductions of all non-cash expenses, net income was $16,007.. EBITDA and Adjusted Net Income are non-GAAP measures which allow management to isolate financial statement items that contribute to the actual operating performance of the company.. The consolidated balance sheet of the Company as at August 31, 2008 has been restated to reflect the change in amounts allocated to certain acquired intangible assets, goodwill and deferred revenues resulting from the Company s December 2007 acquisition of Sprott-Shaw Community College (see note 8).. The August 31, 2008 purchase  ...   year and Adjusted Net Income of $2.. 7 million in fiscal 2009.. However, we remain focused on reducing various cash and non-cash expenses in order to continue improving our net earnings.. Unlike the majority of education providers with established presences either in China or North America, CIBT s vision is to build a multinational organization with an extensive international distribution network.. We believe that this network will become our most valuable asset and it will also differentiate CIBT among its peers from a global perspective.. During the past years our rapid expansion consumed extraordinary expenses associated with managing various tax regimes and regulatory bodies in multiple jurisdictions.. We feel that we have now reached certain critical mass and economy of scale in terms of our revenue and cost structure.. This will provide us with more visibility, and performance will be easier to project, going forward.. As of November 30th, 2009 we held approximately $15 million in cash and we are contemplating an additional capital raise of $15 million.. This strong cash position will allow us to act swiftly on appealing acquisition opportunities as they are identified.. We would like to thank our shareholders for their support and look forward to reporting on our future progress..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Adds New Location in Vietnam.. November 23rd, 2009 CIBT Education Group Inc.. is pleased to report that its subsidiary, Sprott-Shaw Degree College Corp ( SSDC ) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ( MOU ) with Hanoi Tourism College ( HTC ) located in Hanoi, Vietnam.. The MOU outlines a number of initiatives as follows:.. To jointly develop localised programs aimed at providing Vietnamese graduates with an International standard of English proficiency and the necessary skills to meet the labour demands of global companies.. HTC will deliver Sprott-Shaw s English and Hotel Tourism Management programs at Hanoi Tourism College.. HTC will represent SSDC to recruit Vietnamese students to enrol in SSDC programs at HTC campuses in Hanoi.. To recruit qualified Vietnamese students to enrol into SSDC programs in Canada and CIBT programs in China.. To co-develop an internship program with major hotels in Vietnam that would allow CIBT and SSDC s hospitality and tourism students to complete their required internships with these partner hotels in Vietnam.. We are pleased to see the continued deployment of our programs  ...   s stock market, which was the top performer in Asia, rallied 60%.. Vietnam's tourism industry is one of the fastest growing sectors and demand for international standards in hospitality is becoming an urgent necessity for hotels to remain competitive.. As the Vietnamese economy and foreign direct investment continue to grow, we anticipate that the demands for western education and trained western skilled workers will continue to increase accordingly.. About Hanoi Tourism College:.. Hanoi Tourism College ( HTC ) is a state owned accredited college directly under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism with over 10,000 students located in Hanoi, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.. HTC has the authority to grant a Bachelor Degree in Tourism Hospitality Management and is the only government approved college to offer undergraduate degree programs in the area of Hospitality and Tourism management.. CIBT owns and operates a network of business, technical and language colleges with presence at over 40 campuses and teaching locations including Australia, Canada, China, Jamaica, New Zealand, the Netherlands, the Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom, United States and Vietnam..

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