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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 Expands to 38th Location Globally.. CIBT Education Group Inc (TSXV: CPT; OTC.. BB (US): CBTGF).. reports that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp.. , has signed an agreement to establish a CIBT Vocational and Education Center at the Jinhua Career & Technical College ( JCTC ) in Jinhua City, China.. This new CIBT center will deliver a variety of CIBT vocational and management programs offered by CIBT and its US and Canadian academic partners.. Educational courses planned for this location require marine diesel maintenance, construction management, and other technical programs.. Jinhua is a city in Zhejiang province, just 300 km.. south of Shanghai.. With a population of 4.. 5 million and a GDP of US$16.. 9 billion, the city s leading industries require clothing and textiles, mechanics and electronics, chemicals, and automotive accessories.. Jinhua City is located in the center of Zhejiang Province, and serves as a major transportation hub in eastern China.. About Jinhua Career & Technical College:.. Established in 1994, Jinhua Career & Technical College is a state owned post-secondary vocational college located in  ...   is an education management and investment company with a special focus on the global education market.. Its two subsidiaries, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp.. and Sprott-Shaw Community College, possess a combined operating history of over 118 years in China and Canada s education sectors.. CIBT owns and operates a network of 38 business and language colleges with a presence in Canada, China, Vietnam, Jordan and the Philippines.. CIBT delivers North American and Chinese accredited business and management degree programs, automotive, diesel and marine maintenance programs, IT programs, and career/vocational programs through its network of campuses across China.. In 2006, CIBT initiated plans to aggressively expand its business presence to over 50 CIBT teaching locations in China by 2010 and to establish schools in other parts of Asia including South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia and India.. Toby Chu.. Toby Chu.. President & C.. E.. O.. Investor Relations Contact: Vantage Communications * N.. America Toll Free: 1-800-574-0901* Email:.. support@vantageir.. com.. THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE HAS NOT REVIEWED AND DOES 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 Closes Final Tranche of Non-Brokered Financing.. CIBT Education Group Inc (TSX-V: CPT; OTC.. BB (US): CPTPF).. reports that it has closed the over-subscribed final tranche of the non-brokered portion of the equity private placement announced on November 13, 2007, raising gross proceeds of approximately $2.. 4 million.. Gross proceeds from the private placement, including the brokered portion and first tranche of the non-brokered portion that closed on November 28th, totaled $7.. 6 million.. The funds from the final tranche were raised by the issuance of 1,265,042 common shares at a purchase price of $1.. 90 per share, together with share purchase warrants for the purchase of 632,522 common shares for a period of two years at an exercise price of $2.. 25 per share.. If CIBT s shares trade at a price of $3.. 38 or higher for  ...   s warrant for the purchase of 22,500 common shares at a price of $1.. 90 in the first year and $2.. 25 in the second year.. The securities is.. sued in the final tranche are subject to a hold period expiring on May 7, 2008.. CIBT Education Group, headquartered in Canada is an education management company with operations internationally.. With its Sprott-Shaw subsidiary founded in 1904, CIBT Education Group has a long track record of success in the international business arena.. Its Chinese subsidiary, CIBT School of Business has been a leading business, technology and technical school in China since 1994.. Sprott-Shaw and CIBT deliver Canadian, Chinese, and internationally accredited business and management degree programs, automotive, diesel and marine maintenance programs, IT programs, and career/vocational programs through its network of campuses in Canada, China, Jordan, Vietnam, and the Philippines..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands Relationship with Graduate Department of Tianjin University.. (TSXV: CPT; OTC.. is pleased to report that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business & Technology Corp.. , has expanded its cooperation agreement with Tianjin University s Faculty of Computer Science Department as reported on November 26th 2007 to require the Graduate School of Management.. CIBT will be working with TJU s Graduate School of Management to enhance their delivery technology by offering TJU s MBA program at all CIBT Education Centers using CIBT s state-of-the-art video conferencing system.. In addition, CIBT will cooperate with TJU to co-develop an International MBA program using TJU s MBA program curricula with  ...   reputation in China and CIBT s international experience, the synergies created by this collaboration will add exceptional value for both parties going forward, commented Toby Chu, CIBT Education Group s Vice Chairman, President and CEO.. About Tianjin University:.. Established in 1895 by the Qing Dynasty, Tianjin University was originally named Beiyang University taking on its present name in 1951, and was the first educational institution of higher learning in China.. For over 115 years, Tianjin University has been one of the best and most prestigious universities in China.. Tianjin University has grown into a National Key University directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of China..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Appoints Seasoned Executives to its Board of Directors.. is pleased to announce that it has appointed David Warnock and Jack Brozman to join its Board of Directors.. David Warnock is a Partner with Camden Partners and co-founded the firm in 1995.. He has over 24 years of investment experience and focuses on investments in the business and financial services and education sectors.. He serves on the board of American Public Education, Inc.. , New Horizons Worldwide, Inc.. , Nobel Learning Communities, Inc.. , Primo Water Corporation, Questar Assessment, Inc.. and Towne Park Ltd.. , all of which are Camden Partners' portfolio companies.. Previously, Mr.. Warnock was President of T.. Rowe Price Strategic Partners and T.. Rowe Price Strategic Partners II.. He was also co-manager of the T.. Rowe Price New Horizons Fund.. Mr.. Warnock was employed by T.. Rowe Price Associates from 1983 to 1995.. Upon forming Camden Partners (formerly known as Cahill, Warnock & Company) and until December 31, 1997, Mr.. Warnock served as a consultant to the advisory committees of T.. Warnock started his career at Welch and Forbes, Boston-based private trustees.. Warnock is also involved with numerous non-profit organizations.. He is the Chairman of the Center for Fathers, Families, and Workforce Development, as well as Calvert Education Services, the nation's largest non-sectarian home-schooling organization.. He also serves on the board of the  ...   in 1992 to $97 million in 2006.. In addition, Mr.. Brozman modified the Company s business to focus solely on allied health care training instead of offering programs in various disciplines.. Under his leadership Concorde became known as a leader in health care training particularly recognized for its clinical programs such as nursing and respiratory therapy.. Brozman s career requires owning and operating a chain of music stores and video distribution company with annual sales of $275M, a business he founded while attending college.. Since 1994, Mr.. Brozman has held the position of Chairman of the Board at First State Bank of Kansas City, Kansas.. Brozman was also Chairman of the Board of Lawrence Bank, in Lawrence, Kansas from August of 2000 until January 2006.. In 1988, Mr.. Brozman was appointed President, CEO and Treasurer of La Petite Academy, Inc.. , a $300 million national company providing services in child care and pre-school education in 750 locations and 36 states.. Brozman was named Chairman of the Board of La Petite Academy in 1991, in addition to his other positions.. From 1991 through 1999, he also held the position of Chairman of the Board and CEO of CenCor, Inc.. a personal service corporation.. Brozman received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Washington University in St.. Louis, Missouri in 1972, and a M.. B.. in 1974..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Education Group Acquires Sprott-Shaw Community College.. is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of Sprott-Shaw Community College ( SSCC ).. Established in 1903, SSCC is the oldest and largest private career college in British Columbia.. SSCC operates career and vocational schools, language training schools, and a baccalaureate degree granting college through 17 campuses in Western Canada, and also has business locations in Vietnam, the Philippines, Jordan and China.. In 2005, SSCC received its degree granting status from the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education authorizing SSCC to offer bachelor degree programs in Business Management, Marketing and Human Resources.. SSCC is a registered and accredited member of PCTIA (Private Career Training Institutions Agency) of British Columbia, an accredited member of British Columbia s Ministry of Advanced Education, and Alberta s Ministry of Advanced Education and Technology.. Sprott-Shaw Community College is also a registered and certified trainer for a number of organizations in the trades and health care sectors.. As of fiscal year end August 31st 2007, SSCC reported audited annual revenues of $32.. 6 million with earnings before income tax depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of $2.. 97 million.. CIBT has paid $12 million in cash for the purchase of 100% of SSCC representing an approximate multiple of 4 times EBITDA.. Existing SSCC management has been retained to continue day to day operations and conduct SSCC s expansion into other parts of Canada and Asia by joining forces with CIBT Schools in China.. The closing of this transaction marks a significant turning point for both our organizations and we are excited about this partnership between CIBT and SSCC, commented Toby Chu, Vice Chairman, President and CEO of CIBT Education Group Inc.. According to Chinese government estimates, over 250 million workers from rural China are gradually migrating to the coastal and urban cities of China in search of better paying jobs to improve their standard of living.. These workers will require extensive vocational re-training or career enhancing skills in order to secure better paying jobs in China s modern and rapidly advancing economy.. With 104 years of operating experience and over 140  ...   employees, a student population of 7,500 and combined revenues of approximately $42 million.. About SSCC:.. When Robert James (RJ) Sprott became partners with William Henry Shaw of Shaw Colleges in 1903, they opened the first Sprott-Shaw school, called Vancouver Business Institute.. In 1913, RJ Sprott and James Beatty opened Sprott-Shaw College in Victoria, which has been in continuous operation since its opening.. The college survived economic recessions, two World Wars and the Great Depression, all making its foundation stronger for today.. Following the Second World War, Sprott-Shaw continued its development by designing programs to retrain military personnel.. With the college s radio broadcasting program, it established a broadcast station for the school with a signal being picked up all the way to Hawaii.. The station was known as CKMO, which is now 1410 CFUN.. The legendary broadcasters Jack Cullen and Ernie Rose were graduates of the school.. Many well-known students including world renowned artist Emily Carr spent time with Sprott-Shaw on their journey towards accomplishing their dreams.. Throughout the years, a number of individuals have taken on the leadership of Sprott-Shaw contributing to the college s development, but the real growth truly began in 1991 under the leadership of Dean and Sherri Duperron.. With their vision and tremendous determination, along with a team of highly trained staff, the college has grown to 17 locations across the province of B.. C and Alberta which requires Sprott-Shaw Community College, Sprott-Shaw International Language College and Sprott-Shaw Degree College.. Employing the principles of adult education theory, the curriculum has expanded to require training in healthcare, tourism, hospitality, business, administrative and international studies, providing relevant skills for meaningful jobs in high growth industries.. The modern campuses of Sprott-Shaw now train over 4500 students each year.. All locations feature small class sizes, qualified instructors, hands-on training and a friendly, appropriate learning environment for adults of all ages and building solid reputation with both the private sector and government with its training excellence and envying record to secure jobs for its graduates.. Investor Relations Contact: Mr.. James Neil * N.. America Toll Free: 1-888-865-0901 Ext.. 322 * Email:.. info@cibt.. net..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands to Fuzhou city in Fujian Province, China.. , has signed an agreement to establish a CIBT Vocational Center at the Xinhua Technical College ( XTC ) in Fuzhou, China.. This new CIBT center will deliver a variety of vocational and technical trade programs offered by CIBT and its US and Canadian academic partners including machinery repair, trade management and other vocational programs.. Fujian province is located in the southeastern part of China along the coast with provincial population of 35 million.. Fuzhou is the capital and the largest city in Fujian province with a city population of 6.. 6 million and nearly 2,000 years of history.. Fuzhou enjoyed a GDP growth rate of 12.. 2%, amounting to $20.. 7 billion in 2006.. According to government statistics, Fuzhou ranks as one of China s 50 most economically robust cities.. As an industrial center and seaport on the Min River, Fuzhou is a transportation hub for both land and sea  ...   across China supported by traditional full scale campuses in each region is proving to be successful.. About Xinhua Technical College:.. Established in 1998, Xinhua Technical College is a public vocational education institution located in Fuzhou.. With a campus size covering 33 acres and an enrollment of 5,200 students, Xinhua Technical College delivers more than 20 diploma programs including Mechanics and Electronics, Beauty and Fashion Design, Administration, Hospitality, Computer Science, and Information Technology.. The college s career center has established partnerships with over 400 large-cap and international corporations to assist students in their career search.. Founded in 1986, CIBT Education Group has a long track record of success in the international business arena.. Its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business has been a leading business, technology and technical school in China since 1994.. CIBT delivers US and China accredited business and management degree programs, automotive, diesel and marine maintenance programs, IT programs, and career/vocational programs through its network of campuses across China..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands to Qingdao city in Shandong Province, China.. , has signed an agreement to establish a CIBT Vocational and Education Center at the Qingdao Advanced Technical College ( QATC ) in Qingdao City, China.. This new CIBT center will deliver a variety of CIBT vocational and business management programs offered by CIBT and its US and Canadian academic partners.. Programs planned for this location require marine diesel maintenance, construction management, travel and tourism, computer animation, game design, and other business management programs.. Qingdao is a major port city in Shandong province, which will be the site of the Olympic sailing competition to be held in 2008.. With a city population of 7.. 3 million and a provincial population of 90.. 7 million, and total GDP for  ...   petrochemicals, machinery manufacturing, building material and processing trade, which comprise five of the city s largest industrial sectors.. Qingdao is one of the fastest growing cities in Shandong province and is located within a 1.. 5 hours drive from CIBT s existing Weifang campuses including Beihai International Management School, CIBT Wyotech Automotive Institute and CIBT Weifang Commercial School Center.. About Qingdao Advanced Technical College:.. Established in 1958, Qingdao Advanced Technical College is a state owned post-secondary vocational college located in Qingdao City, China.. Its programs are designed to train advanced level engineers and technicians in specializations such as Modern Digital Machining, Industrial Electrical Automation, Information Technology and other Engineering disciplines.. With a campus size of 32 acres, QATC has 214 faculty members and a student population of 5,500..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Establishes Relationship with US Accreditation Body.. CIBT Education Group Inc (TSX.. V: CPT; OTC.. is pleased to announce that the company has entered into a cooperation agreement with the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs ( ACBSP ) to assist ACBSP in expanding their presence to China.. CIBT was also accepted as a Corporate Member of the ACBSP.. ACBSP is the leading specialized accreditation association for business education in the United States.. Founded in 1988, ACBSP was created by its members to fulfill a need for specialized accreditation of higher education with business schools and programs  ...   of private business school accreditation, and assisting other ACBSP members in expanding their educational programs into China.. About ACBSP:.. ACBSP develops, promotes and recognizes best practices that contribute to continuous improvement of business education and accredit qualified business programs.. Founded in 1988, ACBSP is a recognized accreditation body for business education by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.. As of September 2007, ACBSP membership required 565 educational institutions, 398 of which have successfully achieved accreditation.. In addition, membership requires 13 corporations and 14 emeritus members.. Nearly 5,900 persons at these entities are individual members and receive benefits of membership..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands to Zhuhai Macau in Southern China.. , has signed an agreement to establish a CIBT Education Center at the Zhuhai Broadcasting & Television University ( ZBTU ) in Zhuhai City, China.. This new CIBT center will deliver a variety of CIBT programs offered by CIBT and its US and Canadian academic partners, with particular emphasis on hotel management and travel tourism with a specialization in casino management and related subjects.. Zhuhai city is located on the southern coast of the Guangdong province of China with a provincial population of 86.. 5 million.. Guangdong also enjoyed the highest GDP in the country.. Located in the Pearl River Delta, Zhuhai is within walking distance from the city of Macau, the hottest gaming city in the world rivaling Las Vegas.. As one of the first Special Economic Zones established by the national government, Zhuhai has a wide range of supporting infrastructures and deep-water ports, attracting large multinational firms to the city.. As Macau continues its rapid expansion in the gaming and tourism industry, international hotels such as The Venetian, The MGM Grand,  ...   this labour shortage due to its close proximity to Macau.. CIBT plans to deliver a variety of management and vocational programs relating to the casino and gaming industry in Zhuhai with job placements targeted for Macau.. Our latest expansion into southern China sets our foot print into Guangdong province, one of the richest, fastest growing and most densely populated regions of China, commented Toby Chu, Vice Chairman and CEO of CIBT.. Our expansion into the hotel and travel education sector specializing in casino and gaming management once again demonstrates CIBT s unique business model by providing specialized education to China s massive labor market, while adapting with a specific focus to the unique requirements of each region.. About Zhuhai Broadcasting & Television University:.. Founded in 1978, Zhuhai Broadcasting & TV University is located in downtown Zhuhai city occupying approximately 23,000 square meters of land with approximately 13,500 square meters of infrastructure space.. With more than 6,000 students, the institution offers a variety of degree and non-degree programs such as Computer Science, Law, Business Administration, English, Finance, Accounting, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Receives New Trading Symbol on the OTC.. BB (US).. reports that it has received a new trading symbol on the OTC.. BB market in the US.. The new trading symbol is CBTGF.. This change is effective as of November 29, 2007 at the market open..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Closes Brokered and First Tranche of Non-Brokered Financings Totaling $5.. 2 Million.. reports that it has closed the brokered portion, and the first tranche of the non-brokered portion, of the equity private placement announced on November 13, 2007 for total proceeds of $5.. 2 million.. These funds were raised by the issuance of 2,743,447 shares at a purchase price of $1.. 90 per share, together with share purchase warrants for the purchase of 1,371,727 shares for a period of two years at an exercise price  ...   approximately $210,000 and a broker s warrant for the purchase of 236,842 shares at a price of $1.. The securities described above are subject to a hold period expiring on March 27, 2008.. The second tranche of the non-brokered private placement, raising approximately $1.. 8 million, has been fully committed and is expected to close shortly.. Due diligence is continuing in respect of the proposed $5 million convertible warrant financing with a US institutional investor, also announced on November 13th, and is expected to be finalized shortly..

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