Member since Mar '18

Working languages:
English to Malay

Najibah Abu Bakar
Translation requires passion.

Local time: 02:59 +08 (GMT+8)

Native in: Malay Native in Malay
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What Najibah Abu Bakar is working on
Apr 28 (posted via  Localising an iOS app for video editing ...more, + 2 other entries »
Total word count: 5048

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"Without translation, I would be limited to the borders of my own country. The translator is my most important ally. He introduces me to the world." - Italo Calvino
Account type Freelancer
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Services Translation, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Law (general)IT (Information Technology)
Computers (general)Education / Pedagogy
Poetry & Literature

English to Malay - Rates: 0.04 - 0.06 USD per word / 15 - 17 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 12
Project History 1 projects entered

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Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Experience Years of translation experience: 1. Registered at Oct 2017. Became a member: Mar 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Transifex, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
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Najibah has been a casual translator since 2004. In 2017, she launched her full-time translation career, receiving jobs from local outsourcers and international clients through Upwork. Her experiences include translation of business press releases, academic articles, Wikipedia article, legal documents, general communication and app localization. 


SDL Trados 2017, MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint


General letter (Mar. 2018)

Translation of personal communication for court purposes (from Malay to English).

Wikipedia article (Mar. 2018)

Translated biographical entry about a government official into Malay, with some adaptations as requested by the client. Total words translated: 1251.

Business Press Releases (Oct. 2017 to Feb. 2018)

Translation of small-scale press releases between 400 to 800 words per day. Among the news translated were on color technology, e-learning, pharmaceutical breakthroughs, autoshow, manufacturing, disruptive products, power plant technology, and financial services. Total words translated: 50,080.

Legal Documents (Oct. 2017)

Translation of legal documents including certificate for foreign workers, certificate for medical practice, and waiver agreements for extreme sports.

Academic Article (2004 and 2017)

Translation of library science & legal articles  for faculty members.

This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback0
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Language pairs
English to Malay1
Specialty fields
Law (general)1
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Keywords: malay, english, information technology, library, legal, history, social science, information science, localization, IT, website, applications

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Apr 1

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