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Pingu’s English Indonesia sign franchising deal for Malang, East Java

  At a recent ceremony in Jakarta, Pingu’s English Indonesia announced another Pingu’s English School will open in Malang, East Java in April 2014, thanks to a franchise deal with PT. Gitajaya Sejahtera. Ms Eni Suhartini, the Director of PT. Gitajaya Sejahtera, is partnering with Pingu’s English in Indonesia because she believes that together they […]


Linguaphone Group Outline MENA Expansion Plans for Pingu’s English Brand at World Franchise Convention, Dubai

Immediate release – Tuesday 29th October 2013 At the World Franchise Convention in Dubai today, Mr Matthew Brown, New Business Manager with the UK-based Linguaphone Group, outlined exciting planned developments for Pingu’s English, the Group’s pre-school franchise, across the MENA region, for 2014. Pingu’s English is the world-class children’s English franchise, from the Linguaphone Group, […]


Direct English language program for adults from the UK-based Linguaphone Group launches in Bahrain

Immediate release: Wednesday 23rd October 2013   The Linguaphone Group’s world-renowned English language program for adults, Direct English, is now available in Bahrain, following a prestigious launch event that took place yesterday in the presence of Mr Russ Dixon, Deputy Ambassador at the British Embassy in Bahrain. Established in Bahrain in 2002, Tylos Human Development (THD) […]


International Center for Quality to Deliver the Linguaphone Group’s Direct English Language Training Program Across Sudan, Thanks to New Master Franchise Partnership

Wednesday 2nd October 2013 Linguaphone Group, the global language training provider based in the UK, has today announced that International Center for Quality (ICQ) based in Khartoum, have been granted the exclusive Master Franchise rights to develop their English language training program for adults, Direct English across Sudan. ICQ is a leading management consultancy, providing […]


Pingu’s English Cyprus Announce The Opening Of Their Third Pingu’s English Center In Nicosia

  Pingu’s English Cyprus has announced that the third Pingu’s English center to open in Cyprus will open in Nicosia this October, after a franchise agreement was signed today. The agreement was signed between D.P. Taking Care of Education Ltd, the Master Franchisee of Pingu’s English for Cyprus, and Ms Anna Zannettou, a local Cypriot entrepreneur. […]


Linguaphone Group announce new Pingu’s English Master Franchisee partnership for Bahrain and Qatar

Immediate release: Monday 23 September 2013   Children in Bahrain and Qatar will soon be able to learn English with Pingu, thanks to an exclusive license agreement announced today by the Linguaphone Group. DSA Company WLL will offer Pingu’s English to parents and children across both these markets, under exclusive franchise from the Linguaphone Group. The […]


Linguaphone Group Looking To Appoint New Master Franchisees Across Asia, Europe And The Middle East At Autumn Franchise Exhibitions

Linguaphone Group, the UK-based global language training provider known for the international English language training brands of Linguaphone, Direct English and Pingu’s English, will be visiting a number of exhibitions and forums this autumn as part of their plan to increase their already growing network Master Franchisees worldwide. Mid-October will see the Group travel to […]


Pingu’s English Italy Announce New Pingu’s English Franchises To Open Across Italy

  More children across Italy will soon enjoy learning English with Pingu’s English, thanks to new franchise deals announced by Pingu’s English Italy today. Following the success of their first Pingu’s English School in Bologna, Pingu’s English Italy has teamed up with entrepreneurs across Italy to open six new Pingu’s English Schools this autumn. This […]


Pt. Direct Language Solutions To Deliver Direct English Language Training For Adults Across Indonesia, Thanks To New Master Franchise Partnership

Linguaphone Group, the global UK-based language training provider, has today announced that PT. Direct Language Solutions (DLS), a member of ITC Group of Companies, have been granted the exclusive Master Franchise rights to their English language training program for adults, Direct English across Indonesia. ITC Group of Companies which already has an impressive reputation in […]


Pingu’s English Cyprus announce further expansion of their English language franchise for children in Nicosia

  Pingu’s English Cyprus has announced a second Pingu’s English School will open in Nicosia this September, after a franchise agreement was signed today. The agreement was signed between D.P. Taking Care of Education Ltd, the Master Licensee of Pingu’s English for Cyprus, and Ms Antonia Hadjiyianni, a local Cypriot entrepreneur. Pingu’s English is a […]