Working languages:
English to Arabic
Arabic to English
Arabic (monolingual)

Zeinab Asfour
Dead On Dealines....

Amman, Jordan
Local time: 07:20 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: English Native in English, Arabic Native in Arabic
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Project management
Expertise
Specializes in:
Education / PedagogyEnvironment & Ecology
Food & DrinkJournalism
Medical: Health CareTourism & Travel
Investment / SecuritiesGovernment / Politics
IT (Information Technology)Telecom(munications)

Rates
English to Arabic - Standard rate: 0.07 USD per word / 10 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 939, Questions answered: 678, Questions asked: 198
Project History 12 projects entered    6 positive feedback from outsourcers
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Translation
Volume: 1.1 hours
Completed: Jul 2007
Languages:
Arabic to English
Transcription



Human Resources
positive
Ahmed Al-Amoudi: Fast and reliable. Looking forward to deal with in the near future!

Translation
Volume: 4500 chars
Completed: Sep 2006
Languages:
Arabic to English
Translation concerning education and pedagogy

Translation of a study in education and pedagogy concerning the follwoing: 1) Theory AND Methods of Reliability and validity of the short form of the child health questionnaire for parents (CHQ-PF28). 2) Measurement of teachers beliefs in their control over student's outcome.

Surveying, Medical: Health Care, Education / Pedagogy
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4 pages
Completed: Aug 2006
Languages:
Arabic to English
Four pages of medical translation



Medical: Instruments, Medical: Health Care, Medical (general)
positive
Unlisted info:  Very good translation & timeliness.

Translation
Volume: 3500 chars
Completed: Jul 2006
Languages:
English to Arabic
University Development plan



Education / Pedagogy, IT (Information Technology)
positive
Unlisted info:  Great and effective job

Translation
Volume: 3100 chars
Completed: Jul 2006
Languages:
English to Arabic
Operator's manual



Mechanics / Mech Engineering, Military / Defense
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 6524 chars
Completed: May 2006
Languages:
English to Arabic
Translation

Translation for the UAE's major cell phone network service provider promotion guide "a national telecommunication provider".

IT (Information Technology), Telecom(munications)
positive
Unlisted info:  Highly committed, precise and accurate. Looking forward to working with Zeinab again :)

Translation
Volume: 2000 words
Duration: Dec 2005 to May 2006
Languages:
English to Arabic
Freelance translation for a Multilingual Translation Agency



Medical: Pharmaceuticals, Advertising / Public Relations
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 1150 words
Completed: Apr 2006
Languages:
English to Arabic
Translation of a website.



Advertising / Public Relations
positive
Unlisted info:  Great work - quick turnaround. Zeinab Asfour was a pleasure to work with. She was available after the project completion during which time she continued to offer much appreciated support. We would use her services again. Highly recommended.

Translation
Volume: 5000 chars
Completed: Apr 2006
Languages:
Arabic to English
Translation of "Technical Regulations in Water&Industrial reclaimed wastewater"

Translation for the Standard and Metrology Institution- the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan concerning Technical Regulations in Water and Industrial reclaimed wastewater.

Environment & Ecology, Engineering: Industrial
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 2000 chars
Completed: Oct 2005
Languages:
Arabic to English
Translation of: theGeneral framework for the internal system of the association.

Freelance Translation for the Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT) in the following subject: Connect Jordan - General framework for the internal system of the association.

IT (Information Technology), Telecom(munications)
 No comment.

Translation
Volume: 4000 words
Completed: Sep 2005
Languages:
English to Arabic
Translation of the OECD - MENA Ministerial Declaration

Freelance translation for (OECD , translated the OECD - MENA Ministerial Declaration : "Attracting Investment to MENA Countries Common Principles and Good Practices"

Economics
positive
Unlisted info:  I have worked with Ms. Zeinab Asfour for the purpose of translating this specialized document. During this experience she was both professional and eloquent. She produced the required deliverables on time and took our comments seriously.

Translation
Volume: 13500 words
Completed: Sep 2004
Languages:
English to Arabic
Translation of a full WHO document

Translation for the WHO - World Health Organization, completed various projects such as the following "A Better Physical Environment for Schools" and "World Strategies of Vector Control".

Medical: Health Care, Human Resources
 No comment.


Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Glossaries Business/Commerce , agriculture, Architecture, Economics, Education / Pedagogy, Electronics , Environment, Grammar, Idiomatic Phrases, Journalism

Translation education Master's degree - University of Jordan
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at ProZ.com: Mar 2005.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Arabic to English (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society, verified)
English to Arabic (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society, verified)
Memberships ATN / APTS, WATA
Software Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe illustrator, Microsoft Office xp
Forum posts 22 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS


• Successful ten year Translation experience.
• Proven reliable and able to work to deadlines.
• Provided translation services for well known organizations and companies.
• Excellent communicator with high organizational and translation skills.
• Native Arabic language speaker, highly proficient in the English language.
• Professional attitude to service.
• Capable of working under pressure.



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Below are some of the significant projects I have worked on:
Translation-Proofreading-Teaching-Transcription


RISSC - The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre I have been working at the centre for almost 4 years and have undertaken major projects in translation, proofreading, editing and research.
English<>Arabic

WHO - World Health Organization, completed various projects such as the following "A Better Physical Environment for Schools" and "World Strategies of Vector Control".
English>Arabic

Organization for Economics Cooperation and Development (OECD) , translated the OECD - MENA Ministerial Declaration : "Attracting Investment to MENA Countries Common Principles and Good Practices"
Arabic>English

Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT) in the following subject: Connect Jordan - General framework for the internal system of the association.
English>Arabic

Standard and Metrology Institution- the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan a document concerning Technical Regulations in Water and Industrial reclaimed wastewater.
Arabic>English

• The Convera online project : 4000 technical terms in the field of library headers.
English>Arabic

• News article for the Iraqi League (an Iraqi charity) and a Letter from the Secretary of State.
English>Arabic

• Pro-teck-t : An employee manual for Proteckt a company that specializes in providing cleaning services in Dubai.
Arabic>English

Arab translators Agency: CV's and articles concerning E-learning.
Arabic>English

• Freelancer translator for Shakti Entrprise a Multilingual Translation Agency in the fields of Pharmaceuticals, Food products, Telecommunications, and Home appliances.
English>Arabic

• Translation of a website for Mourelatos Group a famous Canadian supermarket chain.
English>Arabic

• UAE's major cell phone network service provider promotion guide "a national telecommunication provider".
English>Arabic

• Business cards for a multilingual translation agency.
English>Arabic

• Medical reports, concerning correct methods of breathing "Pain Management Unit".
English>Arabic

• News articles for Lengua Translations.
English>Arabic

• Operator's manual for a new product t by a large German defense technology company, concerning laser technology and optics.
English>Arabic

• Translation for the Universal Postal Union (Postal Operation Council – Great Britain's Complaint and Appeal to the UPU).
English>Arabic

• Translation of a tender concerning ambulances.
Arabic>English

• A study concerning education and pedagogy:
1) Theory AND Methods of Reliability and validity of the short form of the child health questionnaire for parents (CHQ-PF28).
2) Measurement of teachers beliefs in their control over student's outcome.
English>Arabic

• Instruction Manuel - Procedures of wearing a safety helmet for TextWise .
English>Arabic

• Article concerning Journalism and Media sustainability in Jordan.
English>Arabic

• High school Certificates, in addition to certificates of Good conduct.
Arabic>English

• A group of letters for a Computer Science Corporation providing TC-AIMS II Fielding and Training support to U.S Army and Joint Forces at Kuwait Naval Base.
English>Arabic

• Translation of document with medical content concerning "Breast Cancer".
English>Arabic

• Translation of one chapter of an Islamic Book, concerning a certain school of thought.
Arabic>English

• Research papers for a PHD thesis. In addition to offering assistance throughout the thesis Preparation period.
Subject: Differential Reinforcement and Child Non-compliance Behavior.
English>Arabic

• Translation of a website for teaching English as a second language (TESL).
English>Arabic

• Translation of a booklet for a child service center.
English>Arabic

• Translation of a media releases concerning Job Expo and environmental issues.
English>Arabic

• Translation of several documents having to do with promoting business in New South Wales.
English>Arabic

• Instructions for Participating in The Salesperson’s Discretionary Award Panel, in addition to the data of each nominee.
English>Arabic

• Translation of a chapter of a book about the history of "Kuwait Oil Company".
English>Arabic

• Transcription and translation of video tapes.
English>Arabic

• Proofreading of an MA thesis, medical filed, in the subject of: Cerebral Palsy.
English
• Creative and linguistic proofreading of an ad campaign for an Investment bank.
English>Arabic

• Worked in a primary school as an English teacher, in addition to providing private tuition in TEFL (teaching English as a foreign language), activities of which enriched my experience in the field of Human Linguistic Interaction.

• Translation Office Trainee: 1 Month course at a renowned translation office, specialized in: legal cases, contracts, power of attorney, certificates, declarations, delivery orders and checks.





Education:
Master's in Islamic Studies: Jordan Univerity B.A in English Language and Translation. GPA (very good 3.4 out of 4)University of Petra: University of Petra Islamic Educational College Amman-Jordan
General secondary school certificate, literary stream. Average 83,2 %


Amman Business Institute::
• Internet and Html certificate:
• Information Technology which includes the following components:
Spreadsheets using MS-EXCEL.
Microsoft Word.

the World Association of Arab Translators and Linguists:
A three month translation course from the the World Association of Arab Translators and Linguists (WATA).
Course description: Development of problem-oriented introduction to the rules and principles observed in translation from Arabic into English and sentence-based training in written languages.


Memberships of professional associations:

• Proz.com Member.
• Certified Member in ATN APTS (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society).







" يا أيها الناس إنا خلقناكم من ذكر وانثى وجعلناكم شعوبا وقبائل لتعارفوا.....O mankind! We created you from a single (pair) of a male and a female, and made you into nations and tribes, that ye may know each other"



The world is an open book! However, amongst its pages is an eye-catching mixture of different cultures & languages. Our job, as translators, is to help people broaden their horizons through helping them read this book more easily! As an individual, I am doing my best to become an excellent translator. I am passionate about my work and try to make sure it's as impressive and accurate as possible. In short, I see myself as a perfectionist and believe that where there's a will there's always a way.



Contact Information:

Zeinab Asfour
P.O.BOX 250 AMMAN 11118
JORDAN

E-mail: [email protected]



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Total pts earned: 1102
PRO-level pts: 939


Top languages (PRO)
English to Arabic694
Arabic to English238
Arabic7
Top general fields (PRO)
Other451
Bus/Financial105
Medical96
Tech/Engineering72
Law/Patents68
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Other101
Law (general)60
Finance (general)52
Medical (general)48
Government / Politics39
Religion36
Food & Drink35
Pts in 58 more flds >

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

Project History Summary
Total projects12
With client feedback6
Corroborated6
100% positive (6 entries)
positive6
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation12
Language pairs
English to Arabic7
Arabic to English5
Specialty fields
Medical: Health Care3
IT (Information Technology)3
Education / Pedagogy2
Advertising / Public Relations2
Human Resources2
Telecom(munications)2
Medical: Pharmaceuticals1
Economics1
Environment & Ecology1
Medical (general)1
Military / Defense1
Other fields
Engineering: Industrial1
Mechanics / Mech Engineering1
Medical: Instruments1
Surveying1
Keywords: Government / Politics, Finance (general), Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng, Economics, Ships, Sailing, Maritime, Environment & Ecology, Poetry & Literature, Management, International Org/Dev/Coop, Medical: Pharmaceuticals, Law: Contracts, Genetics, Law (general), Agriculture, Medical: Instruments, Aerospace / Aviation / Space, Biology (-tech, -chem, micro-), Military / Defense, Electronics / Elect Eng, Telecom(munications), Engineering: Industrial , Metallurgy / Casting, Psychology, Education / Pedagogy, Medical (general), Religion, Linguistics, Cooking, Culinary, Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting




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