Welsh translation services for community councils could be among the first casualties of cost-cutting measures

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Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.)  Identity Verified
Thailand
Local time: 14:04
Member (2004)
English to Thai
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Cost cutting in Europe Aug 4, 2010

I understand that the recent economic trouble of EU makes European countries to tighten the public budgets. As a freelance translator, I feel it strongly affects our career since rare job orders are given by those countries. In previous years, I did many European jobs even under the Hamburger crisis. Now I see few the EU public job postings.

I expect opinion from European translator colleagues.
Best regards,

Soonthon L.


 

Hilary Wilson  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:04
English to French
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Health professional meetings in Wales Aug 4, 2010

Very difficult to bite my lips when I have attended so many meetings conducted in Welsh, where the non-Welsh families felt excluded, and where the interpreter was not versed in the topic and misinterpreted, and where we would then all converse in English over coffee....

 


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