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Procter & Gamble Extends GlobalEnglish Contract Through 2010

Brisbane, CA., March 25, 2008 — GlobalEnglish Corporation (www.globalenglish.com), the leading provider of online learning and support for Business English communication, announced today that Procter & Gamble, the world's largest consumer products company with operations in over 50 countries, has renewed its contract through 2010. The extension demonstrates P&G's commitment to enabling global business communication within its organization and the continued impact of the GlobalEnglish relationship, begun in 2001.

"In a global organization like Procter & Gamble, English is often the choice for doing business internationally. As a result, English language skills are important for many of our employees across the globe," said Anand Prasad, Director of Global Learning & Development for Procter & Gamble. "We originally chose the GlobalEnglish Corporate Learning Service™ because it provided a more cost-effective, scalable alternative to classroom training. We have decided to continue and expand the program because of the service's high quality, the excellent user experience, and the strong global support we get from the GlobalEnglish team."

"We are proud to have a strong relationship with such a great company," stated Deepak Desai, President and CEO of GlobalEnglish Corporation. "We continually strive to ensure that our clients, like P&G, enjoy ever-increasing business impact from our solution. To accomplish this, we focus on innovation, long-term relationships, and results."

About GlobalEnglish Corporation

GlobalEnglish is the leading provider of online learning and support for Business English communication for the world's top companies. We offer a scalable, on-demand solution that helps employees improve their ability to communicate effectively in English and enables companies to succeed in the global marketplace.

The GlobalEnglish Corporate Learning Service™ provides learners with a unique blend of rich course content, progress assessment, and performance support. The service also offers live, real-time access to qualified English teachers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via voice and text. And a complete suite of administration tools helps companies easily manage, measure, and track performance across the organization.

GlobalEnglish complements its world-class online Corporate Learning Service with a full range of implementation services, including a team of global consultants who partner with clients to ensure success.

GlobalEnglish is the preferred choice of the world's largest companies including BNP Paribas, Capgemini, Cisco, Deloitte, Deutsche Telekom, GSK, Hewlett-Packard, Hilton, John Deere, Maersk, Procter & Gamble, Reuters, Unisys, and Wyeth.

For more information about how GlobalEnglish can improve the productivity and efficiency of your global organization, please visit www.globalenglish.com.

GlobalEnglish is a registered trademark, and the GlobalEnglish logo and Corporate Learning Service are trademarks of GlobalEnglish Corporation.

English is critical for our success. We needed a solution that we could deploy around the world, would help any level and that would include tools that could provide instant help on the job. The only service that could handle this huge challenge was GlobalEnglish…It always comes down to money and our return on investment has been excellent when measured in productivity gains.

— Tony Gleeson, former Global Director of Learning Programs and Solutions, Deloitte LLP, U.S.

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