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Maple Leaf Acquires Canadian International School in Singapore

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Ltd acquires Canadian International School, one of the largest international schools in Singapore, for SGD 680 million. In line with its strategy, China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Ltd. (“MLES” or the “Company”), today announced the proposed acquisition of Canadian International School Pte. Ltd. (“CIS”), a leading premium international school in Singapore, for SGD 680 million. Deal highlights Acquisition of one of the largest for-profit premium international schools in SingaporeCIS has a 30-year operating history in Singapore and enrolls approximately 3,500 students on its 2 campusesThe acquisition extends the footprint of MLES into the attractive international ...
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China Maple Leaf offers a Conditional General Cash Offer for Kingsley Edugroup in Malaysia – Belt and Road Initiative Area

Hong Kong, 29 January 2020 – The Board of Directors of China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited (“MLE” or the “Company”, stock code: 1317.HK) is pleased to announce a voluntary conditional general cash offer to acquire all the shares of GEM-listed Kingsley Edugroup Limited (“Kingsley”, stock code 8105.HK) at a price of HK$0.54 per share. This acquisition is part of MLE’s international expansion plan. Kingsley owns and operates a school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, offering K-12 education to local and international students. The school, which as of this month has more than 1000 students and a physical capacity of 2,600, ...
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Maple Leaf School – University of South Australia Opens!

On Monday 11 February 2019 MLS-UniSA welcomed its first students in Grades 10, 11 and 12. In doing so we became the first Maple Leaf School in the Southern Hemisphere! Located within the Mawson Lakes Campus of the University of South Australia in beautiful Adelaide, we offer the South Australian Certificate of Education and students are also able to study the Maple Leaf Chinese Diploma. Our affiliation with the University is flourishing and we already have engagement with Information Technology, Science and Mathematics faculties. Students have access to well-equipped classrooms and other specialist facilities within the University. Our multinational staff ...
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Maple Leaf School – University of South Australia Opens!

On Monday 11 February 2019 MLS-UniSA welcomed its first students in Grades 10, 11 and 12. In doing so we became the first Maple Leaf School in the Southern Hemisphere! Located within the Mawson Lakes Campus of the University of South Australia in beautiful Adelaide, we offer the South Australian Certificate of Education and students are also able to study the Maple Leaf Chinese Diploma. Our affiliation with the University is flourishing and we already have engagement with Information Technology, Science and Mathematics faculties. Students have access to well-equipped classrooms and other specialist facilities within the University. Our multinational staff ...
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Maple Leaf Signs Agreement with the University of South Australia

March 27, 2018 – Maple Leaf Education Asia Pacific Limited (“Maple Leaf”), a company wholly owned by China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited, signed an agreement today with the University of South Australia (“UniSA”) to open an English-Mandarin bilingual school on the Mawson Lakes Campus of UniSA in Adelaide, Australia. Maple Leaf School - University of South Australia (MLS-UniSA), will be the first high school in Adelaide established by a Chinese education group. The School will offer a bilingual English-Mandarin curriculum for senior high school students in grades 10-12. It is expected to open in February 2019 with approximately 60 ...
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Maple Leaf Purchased School Facility in Singapore

In August 2016, Maple Leaf announced the acquisition of a school premises at 11 Hillside Drive in Singapore for S$68 million. School sites in crowded cities such as Singapore are very rarely on the market, and Maple Leaf was fortunate to be able to acquire the facility.11 Hillside Drive is a 4,343sqm city school on a 7,568.8sqm site with 99 years remaining on the lease. It is well-located in a central, middle class area, while private schools in Singapore are increasingly being forced into the outer suburbs.Hillside currently has 30 classrooms, a traditional quadrangle, a multi-purpose hall, music rooms, a ...
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