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Working languages:
English to Russian
Swedish to Russian
Norwegian to Russian

Viachaslau Baranau
Russian translator in Stockholm

Stockholm, Sweden
Local time: 03:28 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian, Belarusian Native in Belarusian
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, MT post-editing, Transcription
Specializes in:
Marketing / Market ResearchAdvertising / Public Relations
Tourism & TravelEducation / Pedagogy
Business/Commerce (general)Retail
ManagementCinema, Film, TV, Drama

English to Russian - Rates: 0.08 - 0.10 EUR per word / 25 - 28 EUR per hour
Swedish to Russian - Rates: 0.10 - 0.15 EUR per word / 30 - 35 EUR per hour
Russian to Swedish - Rates: 0.12 - 0.15 EUR per word / 30 - 35 EUR per hour
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 528, Questions answered: 459, Questions asked: 145
Project History 3 projects entered

Payment methods accepted Money order, Wire transfer, Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, WebMoney
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Glossary, OLFLD, Ordlista
Translation education Bachelor's degree
Experience Years of translation experience: 5. Registered at Apr 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Russian (Minsk State Linguistic College)
English to Belarusian (Minsk State Linguistic College)
Russian to English (Minsk State Linguistic College)
Belarusian to English (Minsk State Linguistic College)
Swedish to Russian (Centre for Swedish Studies (CSS))

Memberships TAUS
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, bittext2tmx, LF Aligner, OpenOffice Suite, Scribus, Powerpoint, XTM
Forum posts 37 forum posts
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended Free Webinar - Translation Office 3000: Portable Headquarters of the Freelance Translator
Comparison and analysis of CAT tools: Trados, Wordfast , Across, memoQ and Déjà vu. [download]
Professional practices Viachaslau Baranau endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Welcome to my profile

My name is Viachaslau and I am a freelance translator from English & Swedish into Russian, my native language. Born and educated in Minsk, Belarus, currently based in Stockholm, I have Swedish as my language of habitual use. I hold a college degree in Translation & Cross-Cultural Communication and have solid translation experience, having worked both as an in-house translator (1.5 years) and a full-time freelance translator.

My main working language pairs are:


Pairs of interest:


Key areas of translation expertise

*Tourism & Hospitality
*Advertising & Public Relations
*Human Resources
*Marketing & Market Research
*Education & Pedagogy
*Internet & e-Commerce
*Environment & Ecology
*Literature & Journalism
*Real Estate
*Politics & Social Sciences
*Fashion & Design

*LF Aligner

Please, feel free to request my resume

More information can be found on pages of my personal website Free counters!
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: 584
PRO-level pts: 528

Top languages (PRO)
Swedish to English197
English to Russian186
English to Swedish75
Russian to English43
Swedish to Russian8
Pts in 3 more pairs >
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)35
Education / Pedagogy28
Transport / Transportation / Shipping27
Construction / Civil Engineering26
Law (general)25
Finance (general)24
Pts in 42 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects3
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Russian2
Swedish to Russian2
Russian to Swedish1
Specialty fields
Education / Pedagogy1
Human Resources1
Other fields
Cosmetics, Beauty1
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Profile last updated
Jan 3