The customers can be dissatisfied with the quality of the translation, but they are unable to estimate the quality by themselves and they want the translator to improve the text, to make it less awkward and formal, to shorten long expressions, to add some colloquial terms or, visa versa, to remove them from formal documents.
04 August, 2017
Why can medical translations rates be higher than common translations rates?
20 June, 2017
Asking yourself the question "how is it possible to communicate with a Chinese person", you will certainly find a lot of advice in the Internet. Being translators from Chinese, we offer you our own advice.
05 April, 2017
Translators have often to deal with table texts in their work. These are various consignment notes, customs documentation, product catalogs, and lists of goods, for instance. The lack of context is the main difficulty in translating such texts.
25 March, 2017
Not long ago, our customer who ordinary make requests for translating AutoCAD drawings asked our agency to translate the documents to be, at first sight, similar to those of the above ones. But later some real problems have occurred.
14 October, 2015
Soon we are launching a new project and are looking for translators who would like to try their hands in news writing.
22 Августа, 2015
One of our agency`s regular clients made a comment on a translation we completed for them, and it has not left my mind since. It encapsulated a criteria for judging the quality of a translation which had not occurred to me before.
02 April, 2015
Adjusted for inflation, the median annual salary for translators and interpreters rose from $44,500 to $53,410 between 2004 and 2012, according to Labor Department data. The majority of full-time workers are freelancers, and they are paid by the word, ranging from 7 cents a word to 30 cents, depending on the language and specialization, according to association.
20 August, 2014
New holidays were added to the project "Greetings with translations" of Flarus Translation Agency.
20 March, 2014
Prim-ministrul României Victor Ponta a derutat fără intenţie pe cancelarul german Angela Merkel în timpul întâlnirii acestora, care a avut loc la Berlin luna aceasta. Traducătorul a încurcat cuvintele chiar în momentul când şeful guvernului de la Bucureşti, făcea declaraţii despre un subiect foarte delicat - corupţia.
20 Iunie, 2013
ABBYY TextGrabber + Translator – программа, которая может распознавать сфотографированный на камеру смартфона или планшета текст, а также перевести его на другие языки.
26 Декабря, 2012
Last week I made the acquaintance of an interesting foreign tourist which came to our country from Germany by his motorb...
23 November, 2011
Egyptian actor, writer and editor Wiam El-Tamimi was awarded the 2011 Harvill Secker Young Translators` Prize for her translation of Mansoura Ezz Eddin`s "Gothic Night".
05 Октября, 2011
International Translation Day is celebrated every year on 30 September on the feast of St. Jerome, the Bible translator who was recognised by the Catholic Church as the patron saint of translators, scholars and editors.
30 September, 2011
Ramón Sánchez Lizarralde (1951-2011) was an Albanian into Spanish translator. He was awarded the 1993 National...
19 July, 2011
The "Index Translationum" is a list of books translated in the world, i.e. an international bibliography of translations.
11 July, 2011
The annual Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize is awarded each spring to honor an outstanding literary translation from German into English published in the USA the previous year.
29 June, 2011
The work and life of Joyce is celebrated annually on 16 June, Bloomsday (the 107th anniversary of the fictional events t...
23 June, 2011
The Spanish film festival has the unique feature that the translator shows their face before the movie starts. The trans...
09 June, 2011
The earthquake and tsunami that shook north-eastern Japan has not been far from the news headlines over the following mo...
30 May, 2011
The American-Scandinavian Foundation will award the 32nd annual ASF Translation Prizes in the autumn of 2011 for the bes...
25 May, 2011