Linguaphone Group


Linguaphone Group Announces Partnership with Kingston University to Develop International Pingu’s English Curriculum

  Linguaphone Group, an international global language training provider with an extensive network of licensed partners across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, has today announced an important collaboration with Kingston University’s School of Education to design and develop an international curriculum for young children which will work alongside the Group’s existing licensed Pingu’s […]


Linguaphone Group announce appointment of Grupo Prepara as Master Franchisee for Pingu’s English across Brazil

Rogerio Gabriel, CEO, Grupo Prepara Pingu’s English, the global children’s English language training franchise from the UK-based Linguaphone Group, today announced that Grupo Prepara, one of the largest education and training franchises in Brazil will act as their exclusive Pingu’s English Master Franchisee. Grupo Prepara is one of the largest and well-established education and training […]


Bringing Louis Alexander’s Legacy to China with Direct English

Interview with Emmeline Meade, New Business Manager for LG & DE Ltd, an international education company who specialise in English Language training for adults and children. Emmeline Meade is the New Business Manager, at LG & DE Ltd who will be exhibiting at the forthcoming China Franchise Show in Beijing with Direct English, and English […]


Pingu’s English Master Franchisee for China announces launch of first two Pingu’s English centres in Beijing and Shenyang

Following the recent appointment of My Gym China as the exclusive Master Franchisee for their children’s English language franchise, Pingu’s English across China, the Linguaphone Group are pleased to announce the upcoming launch of the first two new Pingu’s English centres in Beijing, and Shenyang, located in north-east of China. As the official Pingu’s English […]


Direct English language training program for adults is now available in Abu Dhabi – UAE

Direct English is now available in Abu Dhabi UAE, following a prestigious launch event that took place on the 1st of May in the presence of Mrs. Frances Moffett, UAE Director of Trade at the British Embassy in Abu Dhabi. Expression Training Institute and in affiliation with Direct English – Linguaphone Group, a world leading […]


Pingu’s English pre-school English language franchise opens in Lithuania, in presence of British Ambassador

At the prestigious launch of Pingu’s English in Vilnius yesterday, Mr David Hunt, British Ambassador to Lithuania, welcomed the UK-franchise from the Linguaphone Group to the country, and congratulated Prima Educatio Ltd on their appointment as the exclusive Master Franchise for Pingu’s English across Lithuania. Pingu’s English Lithuania opened their doors to their flagship Pingu’s […]


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 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 […]


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 […]