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Ibrahim I. Ibrahim
Freelance Professional Translator

Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada
Local time: 07:38 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Arabic (Variant: Iraqi) 
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Words translated: 3,207
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
English to Arabic: Agricultural Fungicide Ad
General field: Science
Detailed field: Agriculture
Source text - English
Oidioplan is an organic fungicide used to both prevent and cure powdery mildew and mildew (above all in cucurbitaceae). It offers very good results at the outbreak of the disease.
Translation - Arabic
"اويديوبلان" هو مضاد للفطريات العضويّة يستخدم في الوقاية والعلاج من العفن الدقيقي والعفن العادي (خاصّة في القرعيات) حيث يوفر نتائج جيدة جدّا في بداية تفشي المرض.
Arabic to English: The Farce of the Human Mind
General field: Social Sciences
Detailed field: Poetry & Literature
Source text - Arabic

مقدمة (عن كتاب "مهزلة العقل البشري" للدكتور علي الوردي)
كتبت هذا الكتاب فصولا متفرقة في اوقات شتى وذلك بعد صدور كتابي الاخير "وعّاظ السلاطين"
وهذه الفصول ليست في موضوع واحد. وقد يؤلّف بينها انها كتبت تحت تأثير الضجّة التي قامت حول كتابي الأخير. وأحسب أنها سترضي قوما وتغضب آخرين.
ولست أريد أن يرضى عني جميع الناس. فرضا الناس غاية لاتنال كما قيل في المثل القديم. حسبي ان أفتح الباب للقراء لكي يبحثوا ويتناقشوا. والحقيقة هي في الواقع بنت البحث والمناقشة.
Translation - English
Forward (from the book “The Farce of the Human Mind” by Dr. Ali Al-Wardi)
I wrote this book as separate chapters at different times, following the publication of my last book, "The Sultans’ Preachers."
These chapters do not cover a single topic, and it may be construed that they were written under the influence of the uproar that arose around my last book. I speculate that they will please some people and anger others.
I do not seek to please all people, for pleasing people is an unattainable goal, according to the old saying. My purpose is to open the door for the readers to consider and debate. For truth, in reality, is the daughter of research and discussion.
English to Arabic: Oil & Gas Company
General field: Bus/Financial
Detailed field: Petroleum Eng/Sci
Source text - English
Contributing to sustainable development is integral to the way we do business. As we work to help meet the world’s growing energy needs we aim to bring benefits to local communities and reduce impacts of our operations, including tackling greenhouse gas emissions. We look after our people and our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people have been laid out in Our General Business Principles for over 30 years.
Translation - Arabic
ان المساهمة في التنمية المستديمة هي جزء مكمّل للطريقة التي نؤدي بها اعمالنا. ونحن اذ نعمل للمساعدة على تلبية احتياجات العالم المتزايدة من الطاقة، فانّنا نهدف الى تحقيق منافع للمجتمعات المحلّيّة، وتقليص الآثار المترتّبة عن عمليّاتنا، بما في ذلك معالجة انبعاثات الغازات الدفيئة. ونحن نراعي موظّفينا وقيمنا الجوهريّة في الأمانة والأستقامة واحترام الناس، المرسّخة
في القواعد العامّة لأعمالنا، وذلك لأكثر من ثلاثين سنة.

Glossaries Ibrahim's Glossary
Translation education Bachelor's degree - The City University, London (UK)
Experience Years of experience: 12. Registered at Nov 2009.
Credentials Arabic to English (University of London, verified)
English to Arabic (University of London, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Ibrahim I. Ibrahim endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Ibrahim I Ibrahim is an Iraqi-Canadian freelance professional translator based in Montreal, Canada, since 1990. He was born in Baghdad where he attended Baghdad College, a high-school operated by New England Jesuits, which gave him a good base of understanding the English language, in addition to strengthening his native Arabic. He spent 6 years in England where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of London. A brief return to Iraq was followed by a long stay in Kuwait, where he worked for IBM for 19 years, and the Kuwait Computer Company (KCC) for 2-1/2 years. He and his family moved to Canada in 1989/1990, where he worked for a local Information Technology company (CTI Datacom) for over 10 years, before focusing on recruitment and, more recently, translation, through his own company.

Ibrahim has been involved in translation and interpretation from Arabic into English, and vice versa, throughout his professional life. Since 2009, he has focused his energies on this activity and successfully completed numerous mandates for individuals, corporations and international organizations in many fields. He is quite comfortable in both languages (English and Arabic), computer savvy, and able to handle general and technical text.

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Total pts earned: 624
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Website localization1
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Arabic to English7
English to Arabic5
Specialty fields
Law: Contract(s)2
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs1
Finance (general)1
Medical (general)1
Medical: Health Care1
Education / Pedagogy1
Law (general)1
Transport / Transportation / Shipping1
International Org/Dev/Coop1
Government / Politics1
Business/Commerce (general)1
Aerospace / Aviation / Space1
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Medical: Pharmaceuticals1
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