Member since Jun '20

Working languages:
English to Amharic
English to Tigrinya
English to Somali
English to Oromo
English to Kinyarwanda

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January 2021

Ethiopia Language Services
Your Partner For All African Languages

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Local time: 07:26 EAT (GMT+3)

Native in: Amharic Native in Amharic
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Interpreting, MT post-editing, Training, Copywriting, Language instruction, Native speaker conversation, Desktop publishing, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcreation, Transcription, Translation, Website localization, Voiceover (dubbing)
Specializes in:
AgricultureArt, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Automotive / Cars & TrucksAerospace / Aviation / Space
Medical: CardiologyChemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
Computers: HardwareComputers: Software
Computers: Systems, NetworksConstruction / Civil Engineering

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Faculty for Translation and Interpretation
Experience Years of experience: 13. Registered at Apr 2019. Became a member: Jun 2020. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Aegisub, Alchemy Publisher, Amara, AutoCAD, Bablic, BaccS, Belle Nuit Subtitler, CafeTran Espresso, CaptionHub, CaptionMaker/MacCaption, Captiz, Catalyst, Crowdin, DejaVu, DivXLand Media Subtitler, Dreamweaver, Easyling, EZTitles, FinalSub, fiveLoadSub, Fluency, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Fusion, Ginger Page, GlobalizeIt, Google Translator Toolkit, Heartsome, Helium, IBM CAT tool, Idiom, Indesign, J-CAT, Lilt, Lingotek, Lingviny, Localizer, LocStudio, LogiTerm, Lokalise,, MadCap Lingo, MateCat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, MetaTexis, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, MotionPoint, MovieCaptioner, MOX Gateway, Multicorpora, Multilizer, Net-Proxy, Ninsight Ayato, OmegaT, Pagemaker, Pairaphrase, Passolo, Personal Translator, PhraseApp, Plunet BusinessManager, Poliscript, Powerpoint, Projetex, PROMT, Protemos, Translation Center, Qordoba, QuaHill, QuarkXPress, Redokun, Rulingo, SDL Online Translation Editor, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Silver Bullet Suite, Smartcat, Smartling, STAR Transit, Subtitle Edit, Subtitle Editor, Subtitle Workshop, Swordfish, Text United Software, titlebee, Titlevision Submachine, TOM Agency, Transifex, Translate, Translation Exchange, Translation Workspace, TranslationProjex, TransSuite2000, Uniscape CAT tool, VoxscribeCC,, Wincaps Q4, Wordbee, Wordfast, XTM, XTRF Translation Management System
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About Us:
Ethiopia Language Services is the leading African Language Services Provider. Our most competitive advantage is that we are dedicated to and specialize in Ethiopian languages and related services only. We cover all the main and official African languages as well as some of the minor and rare languages used by African tribes.

Our managing and marketing office is located in Egypt, and our operational office is located in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, where our extensive team of native professional linguists, translators, interpreters, editors and proofreaders manage and process all daily work. Our team members are all native qualified professional linguists with many years of practical experience across a range of fields and specializations.

We are adept at all CAT tools and relevant technology, and have a strong history of cooperation with other language services providers. We can provide the full TEP service at competitive rates, along with efficient turnaround times and the highest quality services.

Our key areas include Automotive and Car Industry, Business and Finance, Education and E-learning, Energy and Mining, Hotel and Hospitality, IT localisation, Legal and Law, Marketing and Publish Relations, Medicine and Pharmacy, Trade and E-commerce, Website translation, Video Game localization and other sectors and industries. 

Ethiopia Language Services works with some of the largest and most prestigious companies and organizations worldwide, leading global brands, translation and localization agencies worldwide, as well as smaller businesses. We view our clients as partners and work closely and collaboratively with them to achieve their goals. That is why we have an impressive history of completing successful projects of all sizes for agencies and consultancies, governments and associations, non-profits and corporations, within virtually every business sector.

So, whether you are part of a public, private, government, big or small national or multinational organization, you can expect that we will work as an extension of your team and deliver successful outcomes for your organization.

We would be delighted to cooperate with you on your Ethiopian language projects. Please feel free contact us any time.

Our Advantages:

- Wide Range of Services
365/7/24 Availability
High Level of Technical Accessibility
Flexibility and Convenience
Professional Quality
Competitive Prices
On-time Delivery
Continuous Support

Languages We Manage:

Our main language combinations include:

English <> Afar
English <> Amharic
English <> Oromo
English <> Somali
English <> Tigre
English <> Tigrinya
English <> Swahili
English <> Hausa
English <> Yoruba
English <> Igbo
English <> Shona
English <> Kinyarwanda
English <> Afrikaans
English <> Zulu
German <> Amharic
German <> Oromo
German <> Somali
German <> Tigrinya
French <> Amharic
French <> Oromo
French <> Somali
French <> Tigrinya
Italian <> Amharic
Italian <> Oromo
Italian <> Somali
Italian <> Tigre
Italian <> Tigrinya
Dutch <> Amharic
Dutch <> Oromo
Dutch <> Somali
Dutch <> Tigrinya

Our Services:

Ethiopia Language Services offers a wide range of Ethiopian languages services, including:
Document Translation
Editing & Proofreading
Typesetting and DTP
Software Translation and Localization
Website Translation and Localization
Video Game Translation and Localization
Audio/Video transcription
We do also provide other linguistic and language related services such as:
Graphic Design
Cultural Market Research
Typesetting ELearning Books
Retyping Hard Copies into Soft Copies
Linguistic Market research
Glossary & TM Building
Website Development
Mobile App Testing
Style Guide Creation
Software onsite Testing
Data Collection
Blog Content Writing
E-Learning Development
Brand Name Checking
Logo Design
SEO Translation
Video Subtitle...and other services

All services listed above are carried out using our translators who are native speakers of the target languages and subject matter experts in their chosen fields of specialization.

Besides, many of our translators are certified and accredited by various regional and national translator organizations. That means they have passed standardized exams, testing their linguistic competence.

Most of our translators are located in Ethiopia and even within target local markets for which the translation is destined, a key advantage since these experts are constantly immersed in the target language and fully up-to-date on terminology developments in the destination region.

Our Team:

Native Speakers of Target Languages
Stringent Educational Qualifications
Subject-matter experts
Qualified Translators
Experienced Editors
Rigorous Proofreaders Quality Assurance Reviewers
In-country Language Leaders

Fields of Specialization:

Due to the fact that we have long been in translation and localization business for many years, and to the fact that we have teams of diverse knowledge in so many fields, our team members can handle translation and localization projects in the following fields:

Advertising and marketing
Animal Sciences
Banking and Financial
Biochemistry General
Biomedical Engineering
Broadcast Journalism
Business & Management
Business General
Business Marketing
Child Care
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Sciences Literature
Culinary Arts Medicine
Data Communications
Data Processing
Energy, Gas and Oil
Environmental Science
Ethnic & Cultural Studies
Fishing & Fisheries Sciences
Food Sciences
Forensic Science
Health Care
Heating & Air Condition
Hospitality and Travel
Information Technology
Law and Legal
Marine & Aquatic Biology
Marine & Aquatic Biology
Mass Communications
Military Technologies
Mining & Mineral Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Patent Translation
Physical Education
Political Science
Public Relations
Radiation Biology
Religion & Religious Studies
Social Media
Software Engineering
Sport and Fitness
Textile Sciences
Tourism and Travel
United Nations & Organizations
Women Studies

Type of Documents we translate:

We can work with a wide range of document types including:

Advertising copy
All types of books
Annual reports
Birth Certificate
Business correspondence
Company profile presentations
Customs documentation
Death Certificate
Degree and Diploma Certificates
Film dubbing
Film scripts
IT documentation
Land deals
Lawsuit documents
- Marriage Certificate
Modes of use of machinery
Narration work for films
Papers related to banking, insurance, finance, taxation
Patent documents
Police reports, FIR
Product catalogs
Product manuals
Ration card
Recorded speeches from conferences
Registration Certificate
Reports, Minutes of a meeting, agendas
Research papers
Sales and publicity literature
School/College Leaving Certificate
Service instructions
Software manuals
Tender contracts/invitations/offers
Video tapes, slides, audio tapes in different foreign languages

In so far as rates are concerned, we are so flexible and our rates are negotiable depending on the language(s)  required, complexity of the text to be translated, word count  and turnaround requested.

Quality Assurance:

Ethiopian Language Services makes quality its top priority. We ensure quality language services by having «The Right Team of Specialized Language Professionals» and applying «The Right Quality Management Process».

All Ethiopian Language Services› translators are native professionals who hold advanced translation degrees and have professional work experience in their subject areas.

To provide reliable and accurate quality, Ethiopian Language Services uses a robust work process and strives for excellence by taking advantage of all that the emerging technologies have to offer.
Before delivering projects, we make sure the following QA checks have been carried out:

Checking that all translatable sentences have been translated and nothing missed
Running a spellcheck
Running a terminology and a style guide check (if relevant)
Checking the numerals (including commas/decimal points)
Checking that all duplicates have been translated consistently
Checking the punctuation
Checking the syntax and semantic accuracy of the translation
Checking there are no unnecessary double spaces
Checking final layout and text flow to make sure no font corruption or layout issues

Translation and Localization CAT Tools:

All team members have excellent command using below listed CAT tools:

SDL Studio
Déjà vu
...and other apps

Typesetting and DTP:
Our highly specialized desktop publishing team can design a publication layout or overwrite existing source artwork files in any graphic design or DTP applications in either MAC or PC platforms.

Adobe FrameMaker
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Indesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premier
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Publisher
Microsoft Word
...and other apps

Contact Details:
Email: [email protected]
Second Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 00201002681945
Whatsapp: 00201001932718
Skype: ethiopialanguages
Keywords: Afar, Amharic, Oromo, Somali, Tigrinya, Tigre, English to Afar, English to Amharic, English to Oromo, English to Amharic, English to Oromo, English to Somali, English to Tigre, French to Afar, French to Amharic, French to Oromo, French to Amharic, French to Oromo, French to Somali, French to Tigre, Spanish to Afar, Spanish to Amharic, Spanish to Oromo, Spanish to Amharic, Spanish to Oromo, Spanish to Somali, Spanish to Tigre, Dutch to Afar, Dutch to Amharic, Dutch to Oromo, Dutch to Amharic, Dutch to Oromo, Dutch to Somali, Dutch to Tigre, German to Afar, German to Amharic, German to Oromo, German to Amharic, German to Oromo, German to Somali, German to Tigre,

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