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IES postpones opening of a new school in Luleå

Jan 17, 2019 - Global Banking News

Provider of education services Internationella Engelska Skolan I Sverige Holdings II AB (IES) (STO:ENG.ST) announced on Wednesday that it has postponed the opening of Internationella Engelska Skolan in Luleå.

Reportedly, Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) had signed a rental contract with Diös to open a school in Luleå during the 2019-2020 academic year. The building is in Södra Hamnen, in central Luleå, and the company proposed to open a compulsory school for grades four to nine.

Subsequently, following dialogues with both the municipality (kommun) and the county administration (Länsstyrelsen) with a view to resolving the outstanding issues, IES, in consultation with Diös has concluded that it is no longer possible to open a school as planned in this bui...