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It Is Wise Not to Change 100% Matches from Translation Memory | Velior's blog about translation and translation industry
Many translators are tempted to make unnecessary changes to 100% matches, without realizing that this is unpaid work that creates confusion, not value.
OTTAWA — It appears the federal government has included a language loophole for companies seeking to hire temporary foreign workers. After a B.C.
Al-Shams Publishing Institute is working on translation of Imam Khomeini’s biography into various languages of the world.
INTERPRETER (RUSSIAN), P3
United Nations Office at Nairobi
17 July 2013-15 September 2013
Job Opening number
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Organizational Setting and Reporting
The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is the UN headquarters in Africa and the representative office of the Secretary-General. We support programme implementation of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) globally, as well as other UN offices in Kenya, by providing administrative, conference and information services. This post is located in the Interpretation Section of the Division of Conference Services (DCS), UNON.
Under the direct supervision of the Chief, Interpretation Section, the Interpreter will be responsible for the following duties:
Service up to seven meetings per week exceptionally eight, usually of no more than three hours duration, of various United Nations bodies.
Provide interpretation, as required of speeches or statements given in two other official languages.
May occasionally be assigned to sensitive meetings.
May function as team leader of all interpreters assigned to a given meeting.
May perform other related duties, as required.
Microsoft Research Asia says they have tested ways the Microsoft Kinect device could translate sign language and help individuals who are deaf communicate.
The assessment of speaking and listening skills of students is to ensure that these skills are correspondingly acquired during the transaction of English language curriculum in classes. Sources said that CBSE has the responsibility of assessing scholastic, co-scholastic and achievement levels of students of more than 13,500 schools affiliated to it. There has been a longstanding view that CBSE must focus on assessing speaking and listening skills for qualification and summative assessments as much as for formative assessment.
Industry sources said tenders have already been floated in this regard. However, British Council officials refused to divulge details.
Language Wars: Should Spanish-Speaking Students Be Taught in English Only? | PBS NewsHour | July 18, 2013
Educators have struggled to improve students' reading proficiency in the mostly Latino school district of New Britain, Conn.
In an average day, more than 60 percent of all Web-enabled devices exchange traffic with the tech giant's servers. That means Google is now bigger than Facebook, Netflix, and Twitter combined. Read this article by Dara Kerr on CNET News.
Un ingénieur en sécurité allemand trouve une faille dans nos cartes SIM : communications, échanges de SMS, localisation, rien n’est à l’abri des hackers. Plus de 750 millions d’utilisateurs seraient concernés !