Canadian Overseas Holdings Inc. (“COHI”) is entering its’ second decade of service, “COHI” developed a vertical integration corporate growth model that focuses on services to people, expanding the horizons of international business and enhancing the reputation of Canadian business internationally. The founder of the company Mr. Ning Bai (www.ningbai.com) has a team of Directors without equal in the world of international business; they are supported by a cast of experts in each field of “COHI” enterprises.
“COHI” is a Canadian private holding company with varied business interests. “COHI” – with approximately 150 employees in Canada and over 500 worldwide - is the parent company of Canadian Overseas Immigration and Business Services Inc. (“COIBS”), one of Canada’s largest immigration and investment consulting companies, with head offices in Vancouver and over twenty branch offices in the Peoples Republic of China (www.coibs.com, www.cananda-visit.com).
“COHI’s” wholly owned subsidiary Pattison College Inc. (“Pattison College”) is a post-secondary institution registered with the Private Post Secondary Education Commission of British Columbia (“PPSEC”) and the Ministry of Education in Ontario. (www.pattisoncollege.com). Pattison Colleges serves domestic and international students in Vancouver and Toronto, Canada
Pattison College provides administrative, recruitment and instructional support to the New York Institute of Technology (“NYIT”) in the delivery of their MBA programs (www.nyit.edu) Pattison also offers the Upper Iowa University’s (www.uiu.edu) the B.Sc. in Business and B.Sc. in Computing; as well as their MBA programs in Business Administration.
Keeping the theme of life-long learning “COHI” established fully credentialed Independent High Schools in British Columbia and Ontario, (www.pattisonhighschool.com). These allow young people to complete High School graduation requirements here in Canada.
English language proficiency for non-native English speaking students for academic and career objectives is the mandate of Pattison English. Pattison English in China, and here in Canada through the University Preparation Program, offers students their exciting opportunities to develop English skills for their academic and career needs. (www.goodenglish.com.cn) “COHI” has made a dedication to the education and training needs of people. Involving technology to support access to education, regardless of time or space, has been an essential component of growth and service. “COHI” service companies in education also include (www.ptseng.com, www.study-link.com, www.ielts-edu.com, and www.consuledu.com)
The Pattison Education Group Ltd., (www.pattisonedu.com) was created to consolidate education holdings and joint ventures in Canada and China. China activities include a private international school Chongqing Kaiming Experimental School (www.kmschool.com.cn) and a joint venture with a public school in Chengdu establishing the Chengdu Pattison International School. (www.pxez.net)
In cooperation with the Nova Scotia Department of Education and partners in Chengdu, Shenyang and Ezhou we mange the delivery of that Province’s grade 10-12 high school curriculum and Nova Scotia accredited diplomas commencing with grade 10 and 11 academic classes, this began in 2003.
EduSource North America was established by “COHI” to accommodate the interests for mobility of international students. (www.source-edu.com ) Actively recruits international students in all major global market places on behalf of our educational enterprises and other educational institutions across Canada. To ensure that this recruitment initiative meets all regulatory concerns, “COHI” has recently acquired ownership of previously state-owned and licensed international student recruitment business in the PRC. ( www.kezhi.com.cn )
“COHI” owns and operates Canada Swan International Travel Inc. (www.canadaswan.com) an Asia-Pacific oriented travel agency with 3 offices in Vancouver and Shanghai, China. The North American Gift Centre that supports the traveling needs of businesspersons and the holidaying public (www.gfy.ca) “COHI” owns and operates a weekly Chinese language business newspaper with a circulation of approximately 55,000 (www.cj-news.com).
“COHI” is the major partner, master franchisor for several companies looking to improve their business conditions in the PRC, these include and will not be limited to Blenz Coffee and EduSoft Inc.
“COHI” principals founded 3 prominent Canada-China related non-profit societies: the Sino-Canada Business and Trade Association (www.scbta.com); the Canada-China Science, Education and Culture Foundation; and the Canada-China Professionals Association (www.ccpa.bc.ca). These associations facilitate business development and trade delegations, and enhance scientific, cultural, and education links between both countries.
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