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Chinese translation: “皮包公司”

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English term or phrase:fly-by-night operations
Chinese translation:“皮包公司”
Entered by: orientalhorizon
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01:41 Oct 25, 2007
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Tourism & Travel / marketing
English term or phrase: fly-by-night operations
Original text: Travel scams usually originate out of “boiler rooms,” fly-by-night operations devoted to telephone sales rip-offs.
Please help me with the translation of the phrase "fly by night operations" . Thank you in advance.
Ming Gao
United States
Local time: 00:05
“皮包公司”
Explanation:
意思大致相当于汉语里的“皮包公司”,骗一把就跑,今天钱到手,月黑雁高飞。
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orientalhorizon
Local time: 12:05
Grading comment
Yes. it sounds reasonable. Thanks a lot.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2“皮包公司”
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“皮包公司”


Explanation:
意思大致相当于汉语里的“皮包公司”,骗一把就跑,今天钱到手,月黑雁高飞。

orientalhorizon
Local time: 12:05
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PRO pts in category: 49
Grading comment
Yes. it sounds reasonable. Thanks a lot.

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agree  Danbing HE
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agree  Joy-KC
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