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15:29 Nov 6, 2000
German to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial
German term or phrase:CIM
The abbreviation appears in a parenthetical reference about the kinds of policies an insurance company won't be underwriting because of the special items they deal with (airbags . . . retirement management, IFM [I'm assuming investment and financial management, though there are other possibilities] and CIM).
I used the abbreviations in the body of the text and footnoted the possibilities, with the added note that they were just that: possibilities, not certainties. Thanks you guys. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: Convention internationale concernant le transport des marchandises par chemin de fer = Internationales Übereinkommen über den Eisenbahngüterverkehr
(Source: Koblischke, Kleines Abkürzungsbuch)
International Convention concerning the Carriage of Goods by Rail
International Convention concerning the Carriage of Goods by Rail;
CIM - Bern 1961
Explanation: 1. This is what I found under CIM:Centrum für internationale Migration und Entwicklung (CIM) Frankfurt/Main:http://www-ifh.bau-verm.uni-karlsruhe.de/people/Buermann/ext...
2.Institut für Mittelstandsforschung Bonn is one of the many IFM's--question is, do you want to translate into English or German--
The other German IFM's are:
Institut fuer Meereskunde--which I am
sure does not apply and many more:http://www.ifm-bonn.org/
Elisabeth Moser United States Local time: 06:24 Native speaker of: German PRO pts in pair: 772
Explanation: Computerunterstützte Produktion
Mit CIM wird eine Produktionsphilosophie verstanden, die den weitgehenden Zusammenschluss der Daten von Produktionsdesign/Entwicklung über Konstruktion, Fertigungsvorbereitung, Herstellung, Montage, Qualitätssicherung bis Absatz beinhaltet
Protradit Local time: 03:24 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 195
This is what humanity gets for using too many acronyms!!!!!!!
Explanation: This is what humanity gets for using too many acronyms!!!!!!!
From the looks of these sites, it appears that Beth's "Corporate Information Management" and Portradit's "Computer Integrated Manufacturing" could both be right, as well as your "Investment and Financial Management".