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English to Arabic

Abolhaggag Bashir
I don't translate, I transcreate

Doha, Qatar
Local time: 22:13 AST (GMT+3)

Native in: Arabic 
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A professional translator with a 12-year extensive experience in ICT, telecom, finance, business, science, medicine, marketing and public relations.
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management, Vendor management, Operations management
Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksLaw (general)
EconomicsEducation / Pedagogy
IT (Information Technology)International Org/Dev/Coop
Medical (general)Journalism
Advertising / Public RelationsTelecom(munications)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 92, Questions answered: 57, Questions asked: 3
Blue Board entries made by this user  6 entries

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Skrill
Year established 1999
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Digital Entertainment, hardware
Translation education Bachelor's degree - English Language, Faculty of Languages, Ain Shams University, Very Good Honours.
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at Jul 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Arabic (BA in English Language with Very Good Honours from)
English to Arabic (Career Certificate in Teaching Arabic as a Foriegn)
Memberships Egyptian Press Syndicate, Arab Union of Press Syndicates, International Organization of Journalism
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Frontpage, Helium, Indesign, Logoport, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, FlexyTrans, Helium, Other CAT tool, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume contact me at to send you my CV
Professional practices Abolhaggag Bashir endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
I am a Proz-certified professional Arabic translator based in Egypt. With a wide range of experience in many translation areas since 1998, I have a 12-year professional translation experience in the fields of UN, government, finance, business, IT, marketing, public relations, technical and legal documents. My clients include the UN, United Nations Environment Programme, Citibank, USAID in Egypt, UNESCO, US Education Reform Program, Lionbridge, Google, Hill and Knowlton (PR company), Intel, Xerox, Cisco, , and so many others.

I have an excellent experience in using translation tools such as SDL Trados Studio 2009 SP2, Logoport, Lionbridge Translation Workspace, Catalyst, Flexytrans, Helium, and SDLX. My production rate is 2000-3000 words daily with an excellent Arabic style and ultimate linguistic and grammatical quality.

An ICT journalist working in Ahram newspaper, the biggest and oldest newspaper in the Arab world ( since 2003, I won the prestigious Arab Journalism Award for the best IT article published in the Arab World three times in 2005, 2007, and 2009.

I have a huge amount of translated reference projects and I can do any test for free.

My translation rates are negotiable. Please contact me at

You can see my professional page at Proz here:
You can see scanned images of my credentials at Flickr here:
I am looking forward to have a long-term cooperation with you.

You can reach me at:
+971 70218266
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 96
PRO-level pts: 92

Top languages (PRO)
English to Arabic88
Arabic to English4
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences4
Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters16
Law: Contract(s)16
Business/Commerce (general)8
Engineering (general)8
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects63
With client feedback28
100% positive (28 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Arabic58
Arabic to English1
Specialty fields
Computers: Systems, Networks27
Advertising / Public Relations21
IT (Information Technology)18
Automotive / Cars & Trucks9
International Org/Dev/Coop8
Science (general)6
Internet, e-Commerce4
Poetry & Literature3
Computers: Software3
Education / Pedagogy1
Other fields
Tourism & Travel1
Finance (general)1
Keywords: English to Arabic, Professional Translator, Technical translation, technical translation, proofreading, marketing, stylistic, editing, revision, English to Arabic translator; English with experience over 11 year; software, localization, computers, technology, business, marketing, real estate, tourism, travel, law, computer software, computer hardware, telecommunication, networking, internet, journalist, high style translation

Profile last updated
Jul 30, 2015

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