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liveap
Brazil
Local time: 07:32
German to Portuguese
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Thanks UN Jun 1, 2017

This is awesome

 

DEVANATHAN RENGACHARI  Identity Verified
India
Local time: 16:02
English to Tamil
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UN adopts International Translation Day Jun 1, 2017

This is fantastic and is a real mental boost and tonic to all Translators.
Regards,
Devanathan


 

Ashutosh Mitra  Identity Verified
India
Local time: 16:02
Member (2011)
English to Hindi
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धन्यवाद! Jun 1, 2017

धन्यवाद, संयुक्त राष्ट्र संघ!

 

Teresa Borges
Portugal
Local time: 11:32
Member (2007)
English to Portuguese
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Thanks UN Jun 1, 2017

Though I wonder why it took so long knowing the crucial contribution language professionals make to the United Nations...

 

Elena David  Identity Verified
Brazil
Local time: 07:32
Portuguese
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Better now than never! Jun 1, 2017

One thing so obvious, I was wondering why people took so long time to acknowledge this value contribution.
We deserve that!icon_smile.gif


 

LilianNekipelov  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 06:32
Russian to English
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Yes, Jun 2, 2017

I hope it is not an International Machine Translation Day, though, or will not turn into one, with some other agendas.

 

Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.)  Identity Verified
Thailand
Local time: 17:32
Member (2004)
English to Thai
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Move further, UN Jun 2, 2017

UN, you are the leader of linguistic jobs. I hope to hear more about you at Proz.com.

Soonthon L.


 

Elton Uliana
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:32
English to Portuguese
Excellent news Jun 2, 2017

This decision represents an advancement towards a worldwide, formal recognition of one of the oldest professions.

 

ashok tiku
Local time: 16:02
Chinese to English
Great news! Jun 5, 2017

This long awaited decision is a welcome sign and recognition of the work linguists have been performing all over the world including UN to promote sharing of Knowledge and making it available for common good of humanity .
Proof. Ashok Tiku
Amity University Gurgaon ,Haryana, India


 

TargamaT team  Identity Verified
Syria
Local time: 13:32
Member (2010)
English to Arabic
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And so what? Jun 5, 2017

I do not understand what is the implication for translators?

 

Chris S  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Swedish to English
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Fantastic news Jun 5, 2017

What a huge step forward in our common quest to promote understanding and bring peoples together. I can scarcely imagine the transformative effects on the profession, my own working day and humanity in general - so exciting!!!!!

Today is World Environment Day. Yesterday was International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression. And now there's one especially for us. Finally the recognition we deserve. Where would the world be without us? #togetherstronger #onelove #oneworld


 


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