VANCOUVER, June 3, 2014 /CNW/ - China Education Resources, Inc. ("CER") (TSXV: CHN) (OTCQX: CHNUF), a leading technology provider of online learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals, announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014. All figures are expressed in U.S. dollars.
China Education Resources generated gross revenues of $2,457,304 in the first quarter of 2014. This is compared to gross revenue of $2,403,369 for the same period in 2013. The net profit attributable to the shareholders of the Company for the period was $101,894 as compared to a net loss attributable to shareholders of the Company of $246,079 for the same period of last year..
Q1 of 2014 financial highlights include:
Online products revenue of $1,468,728 generated during the first quarter of 2014 as compared to $1,584,044 during the same period in 2013;
Text book sales revenue of $976,687 generated during the first quarter of 2014 as compared to $819,325 during the same period in 2013.
"Our sales revenue continuously keeps increasing and the Company is growing according to its business plan" said Chengfeng Zhou, CEO, China Education Resources. "The strategic partnership agreement with a major China local teacher continuous training company we recently signed will have the synergy effect of bringing together both parties' training contents and sales channels to deliver teacher training programs under CER's brand "New Thinking" to China kindergarten to grade 12 teachers via the CER's online training platform. The arrangement will significantly reduce CER's cost of marketing and development of teacher training programs and can generate more revenue to both parties. Due to the increase in the number of teachers involved in the training, we can also do cross selling of our other products and services at the same time."
In collaboration with China's education administrators and experts, China Education Resources has been helping to transform the curriculum of the world's largest educational system. Recognizing the need to address education reform changes, China Education Resources has created educational tools and curriculum for China's entire kindergarten through twelfth grade system. The Company is playing an integral part in transforming China's educational system through helping to convert the existing educational system from a memory-based learning system to a creative thinking and interactive approach. Presently, China Education Resources has over 1 million kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers registered through its Web portal. For more information, please visit www.chinaeducationresources.com or call (604) 331-2388.
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SOURCE: China Education Resources Inc.
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