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Australian company benefits from Victorian Premier’s China deal

Victorian businesses are one step closer to unlocking the trade and investment opportunities of China’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative, with a historic agreement between Victoria and China signed in early October. The Belt and Road Initiative is one of the world’s largest and most ambitious trade and infrastructure plans. It seeks to revive the Silk Road by creating two modern transit and trade…
November 14, 2018
Business

Chinese termination of Australian educational programs

The Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China recently announced the closure and cancellation of 45 Chinese-Australian joint education institutions and programs at undergraduate level or above. The move is part of a broader action by the Chinese government removing a total of 234 Sino-foreign programs. The terminated Australian programs represent almost one third of all Chinese-Australian joint ventures at this level.…
October 31, 2018
Business

China’s Ministry of Education confirms formal termination of 234 transnational education partnerships

According to the Chinese Ministry of Education (MoE), Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools (CFCRS) has developed rapidly in recent years playing an important role in promoting reform, cultivating talent and supporting the country’s major education strategies. However, the rapid growth of this partnership model has likely contributed to instances of project level issues with regard to resource allocation by project partners and teacher quality.…
August 3, 2018
Business

CEPIEC and Syncordia sign exclusive contract

CEPIEC and SYNCORDIA have signed an exclusive contract to cooperate on introducing and promoting international digital educational and research content for China. This agreement further expands the use of premium international digital educational and research content in the Chinese education sector. China Educational Publications Import & Export Corporation Ltd (CEPIEC), the leading supplier of imported educational content (including eBooks, teaching and learning resources, journals and general…
July 1, 2018
Business

NERC & Syncordia sign business partnership cooperative agreement

The National E-learning Resource Center (NERC) and Syncordia have entered into a Business Partnership Cooperative Agreement to collaborate on the development of unique educational resources consisting of both local and international content. The parties plan to leverage the extensive knowledge, expertise, technology, digital resources and human capital of each organisation. The National E-learning Resource Center (NERC) is the digital learning resources arm of the…
June 7, 2017