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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 Adds New Location in Xi'an City, Shaanxi Province.. Capital Alliance Group Inc.. (TSX.. V: CPT).. reports that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp ("CIBT"), has signed a 2+2 partnership agreement with Xi'an's Northwest University.. Northwest University is one of China's top 100 universities under Project 211, which is overseen by China's Ministry of Education.. Project 211 is a constructive project aimed at cultivating highly talented individuals for national economic and social development strategies.. Under the agreement, Northwest University and CIBT will jointly recruit students to study in China for two years and articulate its credit transfer into CIBT's extensive network of affiliated universities located in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Canada, and the United States to complete their bachelor degree overseas.. Graduates will receive an accredited degree from its overseas university partners.. Currently, CIBT is one of the largest 2+2 program providers in China and enjoyed a growth rate of almost 300% between 2005 and 2006.. The program is for those majoring in Business Administration, Computer Science and Technology, as well as Applied Design to initiate the first 2 years of studies at Northwest University then complete the remaining 2 years of their studies at one of CIBT's partner universities overseas.. About Northwest University:.. Northwest University was initially established in 1902 as Shanxi College and later assumed its current name in 1912.. It has 3 campuses encompassing 370 acres, with 22 schools and department's  ...   in FDI funding.. About CIBT:.. CIBT School of Business is a leading business, technology and technical school in China for over a decade.. CIBT operates three campuses in Beijing, two campuses in Weifang, one campus in Anyang, and six learning centers in other cities in China.. CIBT has academic partnerships with Beijing University of Technology and Weifang University, and delivers postsecondary business, technology and technical trade skill programs to students and corporations in China.. By cooperating with leading education providers in North America including Western International University, a subsidiary of Apollo Group Inc.. , ITT Technical Institute, WyoTech Technical Institute, a subsidiary of Corinthian Colleges Inc.. , and other universities from Europe and Asia, CIBT delivers advanced curricula to meet the progressive needs of China's growing student population.. and.. CIBT School of Business & Technology Corp.. Toby Chu.. President C.. E.. O.. Investor Relations Contact: Mr.. James Neil * N.. America Toll Free: 1-888-865-0901 Ext.. 322 * Email:.. info@cag-global.. com.. WARNING: This news release contains forward-looking information.. The reader is cautioned that assumptions used in preparing such information, although considered accurate at the time of preparation, may prove incorrect.. The actual results achieved may vary materially from the information provided herein.. Consequently, there is no representation by the company that actual results achieved will be the same as those forecast.. The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the 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 School of Business Expands to Henan Province of China.. is pleased to report that on January 18, 2007, its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp ("CIBT") signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Henan Mechanical and Electrical Secondary School (HMESS) to establish joint programs between the two institutions.. CIBT President & CEO, Toby Chu, attended the signing ceremony.. The goal of this partnership is to educate and train skilled technicians in the fields of mechanical processing, automotive maintenance and repair, residential HVAC maintenance, electrical, plumbing, and carpentry, and other trades in China which are in high demand including business administration.. The business plan will be administered into two phases.. During the initial stages of the first phase, CIBT and HMESS will work together in upgrading the current facilities of HMESS and introduce business certificate and other college degree programs offered through CIBT's partners Western International University (WIU) and ITT Educational Services, Inc.. (ITT).. Specialized programs from WyoTech Technical Institute will then be introduced such as residential HVAC maintenance, electrical, plumbing and carpentry programs.. A new automotive program will also be introduced into HMESS  ...   Mechanical and Electrical School:.. The Henan Mechanical and Electrical Secondary School (HMESS) has approximately 6,000 students studying various course subjects including: Computer Applications, Mechanic Technology Applications, Digital Control Technology Applications, Automobile Applications and Repair, Electrical Engineering and Automation.. The school is a key national level secondary vocational school and is administered under the Henan Provincial Education Bureau.. In 2006, the school was named "Outstanding School in Job Placements for Secondary and Post-Secondary Vocational Education".. The school offers both secondary and post-secondary programs.. About Zhengzhou City, Henan Province:.. Henan Province has a population of 92.. 5 million with Zhengzhou City being the provincial capital.. Zhengzhou is located in the middle of China, about 760 km south of Beijing and 830 km northwest of Shanghai, encompassing an area of 7,446.. 2 km2, of which over 140 km2 is constructed land.. The city has a population of over 7 million and has been a major industrial city since 1949.. The city being at the intersection of two major railways, namely the Longhai Railway, and the Jingjin Railway, Zhengzhou has become a vital transportation hub contributing significant growth to the city..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Signs MOU with Jingshan Royal School and Collingwood School.. (TSX-V: CPT).. is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp.. ("CIBT") has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Jingshan Royal School of Beijing, China and Collingwood School of West Vancouver, BC.. The MOU is to establish a joint summer school program during the summer of 2007 for a cross cultural exchange whereby students from Collingwood will travel to Beijing and Jingshan students will travel to Vancouver to take part in the program.. Along with fostering cultural ties between the two countries, this exchange program will contribute in maximizing CIBT's growing platform of education services.. About Jingshan Royal School:..  ...   a progressive teaching philosophy whereby experimental practices, ideas, and technologies are an integral part of the learning process.. To date, 3,316 of the school's students have won awards in regional, national, and international competitions.. About Collingwood School:.. Founded in 1984, Collingwood School is a co-educational Grade K-12 school, with 1,200 students.. The school is located on two campuses, both are spectacularly situated between the sea, the gentle north shore of Vancouver's Pacific Ocean, and the summits of Grouse and Cypress Mountains.. Collingwood School delivers an uncompromisingly rigorous academic program that aims to challenge the best and brightest while also creating a well-balanced program by providing co-curricular activities in athletics, performing and fine arts, and service..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT appoints new VP of Operations for China Head Office.. is pleased to report that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp.. ("CIBT"), will welcome Mr.. David R.. Thomas as its new Vice President of Operations at the company's China Head Office commencing August 1st, 2007.. Mr.. Thomas completed a distinguished 20 year career in the United States Air Force as a Management Research Analyst, responsible for evaluating and producing statistical analysis for organizational and production efficiencies.. Further career experiences require 18 years in the higher education sector, working as a manager as well as a teaching faculty member at a number of educational institutions in the United States, China and Singapore.. Thomas has served as a research staff member at the University of Texas at San Antonio, assembled to analyze trade  ...   in several countries around the world.. Thomas is currently an Assistant Professor of Marketing and International Management at Doane College in Crete, Nebraska.. Thomas graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Asian Studies.. He holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio, and is currently completing his Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration at Northcentral University.. "We welcome Mr.. Thomas' appointment to our growing management team," commented Toby Chu, President and CEO of Capital Alliance Group Inc.. and CIBT.. "His 20 years of service with the US military and 18 years in the education sector will provide CIBT and its staff with the knowledge and discipline needed in maintaining our high standards in academic and operational quality.. "..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Received Government Approval to Acquire Weifang Commercial School.. reports that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp.. ("CIBT"), has received official approval from the Weifang Education Bureau, a branch of the Weifang Municipal Government, in Shandong province, China to proceed with the closing of the previously announced acquisition of Weifang Commercial School ("WCS").. As reported on April 5th, 2006, CIBT School of Business & Technology Corp.. will acquire majority ownership in Weifang Commercial School ("WCS") from the Weifang Municipal Government.. As part of the approval received from the Weifang Education Bureau, all privileges, official status & licenses of WCS will remain unchanged post transaction with CIBT.. In addition, all benefits provided by the government to WCS staff members, and all cash subsidies from the government to WCS will also remain unchanged.. The Weifang Municipal Government will support WCS to seek university/college status from the provincial government bodies.. As a condition to this transaction, the Weifang Municipal Government will grant CIBT free usage of 33 acres of campus land and over 300,000 sq.. ft.. of building facilities for 15 years including two newly finished computer labs and classroom buildings.. CIBT will provide and integrate its western-based education programs with WCS's Chinese academic and career education programs.. Future graduates of WCS will be able to transfer certain credits earned from WCS to CIBT's Beihai International Management School, also located in Weifang City.. WCS  ...   private partnership arrangement clearly demonstrates the open-minded approach and keen support of China's education system towards credible foreign partners, and will serve as our operating model to expand our acquisition base to other cities in China.. About Weifang Commercial School:.. Established in 1974, Weifang Commercial School occupies approximately 33 acres of campus land with constructed facilities of approximately 17 acres.. The school's facilities require dormitories, cafeterias, lecture halls, gymnasium, computer labs and multi-media rooms.. WCS offers Associate degree programs in business administration and technology, and technical trade programs including hotel management, logistic procurement, medical assistance and refrigeration technologies.. WCS employs a faculty of 230 members, 138 of which are full-time instructors.. The total enrolment for the School is 6,200 students, among which 1,900 are in associate degree programs.. About Weifang City:.. Weifang City is located at the center of Shandong Province both of which have a population of 8.. 5 million and 96 million people respectively.. Its major industries require electronics, machinery, chemical and building materials, marine chemistry and paper.. In 2004, the city's GDP was approximately US$15.. 5 billion.. Within a 2 hour driving distance from Weifang City in all four directions resides roughly 110 million people.. About CIBT.. CIBT operates three campuses in Beijing, two campuses in Weifang, one campus in Anyang, and four learning centers in other cities in China.. For more information visit the company's web site at www.. cibtcorp..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Provides Enrollment Update.. CIBT School of Business Technology Corp.. ( CIBT ).. , a subsidiary of Capital Alliance Group Inc.. (TSX-V: CPT) and a leading business school in China, is pleased to report that its total student enrollment in China for Q-1 has increased by over 50% as compared to the same enrollment period last year.. As of September 8th, 2006, student enrollment in CIBT s three campuses in Beijing, two campuses in Weifang, and five learning centers in other cities in China totalled 3,598 students as compared to 2,395 students from one year ago.. CIBT's Beihai campus, located in Weifang City, Shandong province, experienced the largest increase in enrollment since it was acquired by CIBT in October 2004.. The CIBT Beihai campus alone has grown from 503 students to 1,095 students within 1year post acquisition, and as  ...   growth in our enrollments, commented Toby Chu, President and CEO of CIBT and Capital Alliance Group Inc.. We intend to continue our organic growth trend and accelerate our expansion via acquisitions and partnerships.. Capital Alliance Group also reports that it has arranged a temporary loan of US$1 million from an entity controlled by a director.. The loan proceeds will be used by the company s subsidiary, CIBT for a pending acquisition, which may close some time between October and November.. The loan is a temporary bridge loan and may or may not be used at all.. The loan matures on November 14, 2006 and bears an annual interest rate of 12%.. The company has pledged 500,000 shares of common stock of Sun New Media Inc.. as security, which will be returned to the company upon re-payment of the loan..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Appoints New Vice President of Finance & Corporate Compliance.. is pleased to report that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp ("CIBT"), has appointed Mr.. Dennis Huang as its new Vice President of Finance & Corporate Compliance to take effect on October 1st 2006.. Huang graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China in 1982.. He furthered his study at Jinan University, Guangzhou, China and received his Master of Economics degree (Management Direction) in 1988, and ultimately a Doctorate degree in Economics in 1998.. Huang also obtained the designation of Financial Management Advisor (FMA) in Canada, completed a variety of Canadian Securities Courses and qualified as Officer and Director (OD), Compliance Officer (CO), Alternate Designated Person (ADP), Alternate Registered Options Principal (AROP) and Investment Adviser (IA) in the securities broker dealer industry.. In addition to his extensive education in the financial services sector, Mr.. Huang established an impressive track record in his professional career.. Prior to immigrating to Canada, Mr.. Huang served as the CEO of Shenzhen Newsnet Co.. in Shenzhen, China, which he developed into one of the largest and most profitable internet service providers in Southern China.. In 1997, Mr.. Huang followed his success with Shenzhen Newsnet by co-founding and serving as Senior Vice President of Prosperity Network,  ...   Huang was responsible for developing the management information system, financial reporting structure, business analysis and corporate strategy.. After he immigrated to Canada, Mr.. Huang obtained his financial services training at Edward Jones Canada and most recently served as President of Stoxtrade Investments Inc.. , in Canada.. "Mr.. Huang is a tremendous addition to our senior management team", commented Toby Chu, president and CEO of Capital Alliance Group and CIBT.. "With his wealth of international experience and market knowledge in China, he will be a key addition to the company as it continues to pursue expansion opportunities throughout China.. ".. WARNING.. : This news release contains forward-looking information.. 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.. THE CANADIAN VENTURE EXCHANGE HAS NOT REVIEWED AND DOES NOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS NEWS RELEASE.. "SAFE HARBOR" STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995: THIS NEWS RELEASE CONTAINS FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS THAT ARE NOT HISTORICAL FACTS AND ARE SUBJECT TO RISKS AND UNCERTAINTIES WHICH COULD CAUSE ACTUAL RESULTS TO DIFFER MATERIALLY FROM THOSE SET FORTH IN OR IMPLIED HEREIN..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT SIGNS LETTER OF INTENT FOR US$10M INVESTMENT.. and its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business & Technology Corp.. ("CIBT"), announced that they have signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") with a consortium of financial and strategic investors based in New York, Florida and Hong Kong.. The LOI outlines the business terms for this consortium to make a US$10 million equity investment in CIBT.. The LOI provides that, subject to the acceptance of the terms and conditions of the formal agreement and due diligence approval, the parties intend to complete this transaction before the end of October 2006.. Further details will be disclosed after the closing of this transaction.. This private placement was arranged by BMO Capital Markets Corp.. (formerly Harris Nesbitt Corp.. ).. "We are excited to receive a high level of interest from these international  ...   post-secondary education platform with a campus and online based support and delivery presence in China localized for the country's massive student base.. CIBT further reports that it has declined a strategic investor's proposal to invest US$3.. 4M in CIBT, which was previously disclosed in a news release, dated April 18th 2006.. CIBT School of Business is a leading business and technical school, and has been providing training to students for over a decade in China.. CIBT operates three campuses in Beijing, two campuses in Weifang, and five learning centers in other cities in China.. ; ITT Technical Institute; WyoTech Technical Institute, a subsidiary of Corinthian Colleges Inc.. ; and other universities from Europe and Asia, CIBT delivers advanced curricula to meet the progressive needs of China's growing student population.. and CIBT School of Business Technology Corp..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands to New Location in China.. reports that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp ( CIBT ), has signed an alliance agreement with Jiyuan Vocational and Technical College ( Jiyuan College ) located in Jiyuan City, Henan Province, China.. The agreement is for Jiyuan College to offer various educational courses provided by CIBT and its academic partners including Western International University, ITT Technical Institute and selected technical and vocational courses from WyoTech Inc.. On May 24th, 2006 CIBT executives traveled to Jiyuan city, and received tremendous support from the city s highest-ranking officials including the mayor s office, the Jiyuan Education Bureau and senior members of the local Education Commission.. During the visit all parties explored opportunities to expand the relationship and agreed in principle for further cooperation.. We are delighted to add another geographical presence in Henan, a province consisting of nearly 100 million people, said Toby Chu, president CEO of CIBT.. This agreement reflects CIBT s growth strategy to extend our brand and product through alliances with higher education institutions located in small to mid sized cities typically with populations of 1 to 10 million people.. Our full array of certificate and degree  ...   Sino-foreign joint programs and general training.. The major departments at Jiyuan College require Economics and Trade, Mechanics and Electronics, Computer Sciences, Arts, Science and Education.. There are 5 bachelor degree, 19 associate degree and 23 high school vocational certificate programs offered at Jiyuan College.. The total enrollment of the college is 9000, among which 6000 are full-time students.. The placement rate for graduates is above 95%.. Jiyuan College has a total staff of 445, among them 297 are teachers, and 58 are professors or associate professors.. Jiyuan s College campus covers a total area of 74 acres, with a building area of 37 acres.. The facilities require 8 vocational training centers, 70 labs and a library with over 185,000 titles.. About Henan Province:.. Henan province is located in the central part of the country; it has a population of 100 million and the combined population of its neighboring provinces numbers over 300 million.. Henan has a GDP of $US 138 billion with its main industries in textile, metallurgy, petrol, building materials, chemical, machinery, electronics and agriculture.. ; and other universities from Europe and Asia, CIBT delivers advanced curricula to meet the progressive needs of China s growing student population..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT and WyoTech Program Named One of the Best Practices in China by the IFC.. VANCOUVER, BC May 23, 2006 -- Capital Alliance Group Inc.. is pleased to report that one of its subsidiaries in China, CIBT WyoTech Automotive Institute, was named one of the Best Practices in Automotive Education in China according to a case study report presented by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a division of the World Bank Group.. CIBT WyoTech Automotive Institute (CIBT WyoTech) is a subsidiary of CIBT School of Business Technology Corp.. and has an academic agreement with Titan Schools Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Corinthian Colleges Inc (NASDAQ: COCO).. Prepared by the Chisholm Institute of Australia, the case study report was commissioned by the IFC and requested by China's Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Labour Social Security.. The case study report aims to assist the Chinese government in reviewing the current Technical Vocational Education Training (TVET) market and make recommendations for its future development and policy reforms to promote the development of TVET.. To undertake this review, the IFC sought support from qualified and experienced consultants from Australia, China, Europe, and North America to survey the current TVET market.. The report was partly funded by the Governments of the State of Victoria, Australia and Sweden.. One of the purposes of the TVET project is to identify investment opportunities by the IFC.. On May 18, 2006, a conference was held at the Beijing Swissotel to release this report.. The IFC presented the report and identified a total of 10 Best Practices distinctions at  ...   WyoTech s brand name and curricula to operate automotive, diesel and aviation maintenance schools in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong, with an option to expand into Thailand.. The first CIBT WyoTech Automotive Institute was established in the fall of 2005 on the campus of Weifang University, in Weifang City, Shandong Province.. CIBT WyoTech provides Chinese students with advanced technical programs that meet the highest standards in North America.. CIBT WyoTech offers a full line of transportation maintenance certificate, diploma and degree programs to students in China.. About Corinthian Colleges Inc.. :.. Corinthian Colleges, Inc.. is one of the largest post-secondary education companies in North America, operating 97 colleges in 25 states in the U.. S.. and 34 colleges in seven provinces in Canada.. The Company's mission is to help students prepare for careers that are in demand or advance in their chosen career.. Corinthian offers diploma programs and associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees in a variety of fields, including healthcare, business, criminal justice, transportation maintenance, trades and technology.. WyoTech is part of Titan Schools Inc.. , a division of Corinthian Colleges Inc.. WyoTech schools offer degree and diploma programs in automotive, aeronautical, diesel, collision/refinishing, motorcycle, marine and personal watercraft, heating/ventilation/air conditioning and plumbing technology.. In addition, WyoTech offers advanced training programs in applied service management; advanced diesel; advanced diagnostics; street rod and custom fabrication; chassis fabrication and high performance engines; trim and upholstery; and motor-sports.. CIBT operates three campuses in Beijing, two campuses in Weifang, and four learning centers in other cities in China.. ; ITT Technical Institute; WyoTech, a subsidiary of Corinthian Colleges Inc..

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  • Title: CIBT Education Group
    Descriptive info: CIBT Expands to New Location.. reports that its subsidiary, CIBT School of Business and Technology Corp ( CIBT ), has signed an alliance agreement with Huazhong Agricultural University ( HAU ), whereby HAU s Foreign Languages Department will offer CIBT s 2+2 program to its students.. Under the 2+2 program, students will study CIBT curriculums for two years in HAU before transferring their earned credit toward one of CIBT s overseas university partners to study for two more years and obtain an overseas bachelors degree.. HAU is the oldest university in China with over 130 years of operating history and is located in Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei Province.. We are delighted to add Huazhong Agricultural University as one of our alliance partners, said Toby Chu, President of CIBT.. Having a University with a history as illustrious as HAU is a strong endorsement for the progress that CIBT has made over the past eleven years in China..  ...   associate professors.. HAU is comprised of 13 colleges in the following fields of study: Life Sciences and Technology, Plant Sciences and Technology, Animal Sciences and Technology, Veterinary Medicine, Horticulture and Forestry Sciences, Resources and Environment, Fishery, Food Science, Economics and Trade, Land Management, Humanities and Social Sciences, Engineering Technology and Basic Sciences.. There are 46 undergraduate specialties, 54 master specialties, 40 doctrine specialties, and 6 post-doctrine mobile stations.. About Hubei Province.. Wuhan is the capital of Hubei province, and is the most populous city in central China with approximately 8.. 3 million people.. It lies at the confluence of the Yangtze and Han River.. Hubai province is located in the central part of China; it has a population of 60 million and the combined population of its neighboring provinces is over 300 million.. Hubei has a GDP of $US 80 billion with main industries in cotton, rice, wheat, tea, automotive, metallurgy, machinery, power generation, textiles, foodstuffs and high-tech commodities..

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