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CUHK Business School Reveals How Court Transparency in China is Biased by Politics and How the Bias Has Economic Consequences

CUHK Business School Reveals How Court Transparency in China is Biased by Politics and How the Bias Has Economic Consequences

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jul. 25 (Korea Bizwire) - Researchers say the Chinese government has suppressed more than 60 percent of the judicial disclosures in litigation cases involving public limit companies — even though such disclosures have been required by law since 2014. The study “Transparency in an Autocracy: China’s ‘Missing Cases’ in Judicial Opinion Disclosure” reveals evidence [...]

Afya Limited Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of the Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares

Afya Limited Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of the Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares

NOVA LIMA, Brazil, Jul. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 15,805,841 Class A common shares at a public offering price of $19.00 per share. Afya issued and sold 13,888,887 shares of Class A common shares, which includes the full exercise of [...]

Alibaba Business School Hosts First-Ever Asian Reunion in Malaysia for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates

Alibaba Business School Hosts First-Ever Asian Reunion in Malaysia for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates

Kuala Lumpur, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Alibaba Business School today hosted its first-ever Asian reunion for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Over 200 entrepreneurs and participants from Southeast Asia participated in this event to learn and network with up-and-coming entrepreneurs around the region and celebrate their success [...]

MBA Salaries in the US Highest on Record

MBA Salaries in the US Highest on Record

RESTON, Va., May 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, in partnership with MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance and European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), has released its Business School Hiring Report based on findings from the annual Corporate Recruiters Survey, with over [...]

Dr. Deep Saini Appointed as Dalhousie University’s 12th President

Dr. Deep Saini Appointed as Dalhousie University’s 12th President

Halifax, NS, May 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Dalhousie University’s Board of Governors announced today that Dr. Deep Saini has been appointed as the university’s 12th President and Vice-Chancellor. Dr. Saini, who is currently Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Canberra in Australia, was the unanimous choice of the search committee. He is an accomplished [...]

Despite Brexit Uncertainty, Business Schools in UK Continue to See Strong International Demand

Despite Brexit Uncertainty, Business Schools in UK Continue to See Strong International Demand

RESTON, Va., Mar. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — In response to the initial Brexit vote in June 2016, the Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™) has been tracking Graduate Management Admission Test™ (GMAT™) examinee interest in studying in the UK.  This has included periodic surveys of non-U.K. citizens who sent a GMAT score report to a UK [...]

Ringling College Students Activate VR Project Wet Dog Corp at SXSW

Ringling College Students Activate VR Project Wet Dog Corp at SXSW

AUSTIN, Texas and SARASOTA, Fla., Mar. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — There wasn’t any doubt that a partnership between Daytime Emmy® Award nominated Flight School Studio and the world-renowned Ringling College of Art and Design would create great things. The latest collaboration has been no exception. The two have developed a multi-level virtual reality game that [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Acquires The MBA Tour

Graduate Management Admission Council Acquires The MBA Tour

RESTON, Va., Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, has acquired The MBA Tour, a well-recognized brand within the graduate management education industry. The MBA Tour supports business schools’ global recruiting efforts by organizing business education-focused events each year around the world.  GMAC [...]

The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

RESTON, Va., Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, welcomes three new members. The addition of ESCP Europe, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, and Xavier University Bhubaneswar brings GMAC’s total membership to 225. Select business schools are invited to apply for [...]

The Majority of the World’s Best Education Systems Are in Asia: The Best Schools Are Future Proofing Their Approach

The Majority of the World’s Best Education Systems Are in Asia: The Best Schools Are Future Proofing Their Approach

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Nov. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Indonesia Economic Forum hosted a conference today on Connecting Indonesia: A New Five-Year Agenda to discuss key priorities for the nation over the next five years. Panel speakers including Jaspal Sidhu, Founder & Chairman of SIS Group of Schools, and representatives of the Indonesian Ministry of Education [...]