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Flemish translation: (het) voltallige personeelsbestand, voltallige personeel, arbeidskrachten

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English term or phrase:workforce
Flemish translation:(het) voltallige personeelsbestand, voltallige personeel, arbeidskrachten
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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08:34 Jun 20, 2001
English to Flemish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: workforce
The term 'workforce' is to be used in procedure and process type documents (health and safety etc..)
Pamela Hickey-Jenkin
(het) voltallige personeelsbestand, voltallige personeel, arbeidskrachten
Explanation:
Workforce doesn't translate 'well' in Dutch or Flemish.
In general, it translates as 'arbeidskrachten', while usually '(het) voltallige personeel' or 'het voltallige personeelsbestand'(all people working at company xxx) is meant as opposed to e.g. labour force (manual work > only labourers).

Enter any of the above at e.g. www.google.com.

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 20:00
Grading comment
many thanks.....

Regards,
Pam
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na(het) voltallige personeelsbestand, voltallige personeel, arbeidskrachten
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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(het) voltallige personeelsbestand, voltallige personeel, arbeidskrachten


Explanation:
Workforce doesn't translate 'well' in Dutch or Flemish.
In general, it translates as 'arbeidskrachten', while usually '(het) voltallige personeel' or 'het voltallige personeelsbestand'(all people working at company xxx) is meant as opposed to e.g. labour force (manual work > only labourers).

Enter any of the above at e.g. www.google.com.

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 20:00
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 32
Grading comment
many thanks.....

Regards,
Pam

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