Working languages:
English to Chinese

Justin Lai
Professional English->Chinese Translator

Yagoona, New South Wales, Australia
Local time: 14:35 AEST (GMT+10)

Native in: Chinese Native in Chinese
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Professional Translator who only delivers translation of the highest quality. Feel free to contact me for a quote.
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Tourism & Travel
SAPIT (Information Technology)
Finance (general)Investment / Securities

English to Chinese - Rates: 0.07 - 0.11 USD per word / 25 - 35 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1655, Questions answered: 820, Questions asked: 15
Project History 1 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

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Glossaries Accounting, Art/Literary, Economic/Financial/Business/Marketing, Education, Electronic appliances, Engineering, Environment & Ecology, General, Geography, Government/Politics/International Relations

Translation education Bachelor's degree - National University of Singapore
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at Nov 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Chinese (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Catalyst, Idiom, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Justin Lai endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).

Dedicated English to Chinese translator at your service
Thank you for your interest in my services. I value all my clients and am committed to meeting your unique needs. Feel free to raise any enquiries regarding my services or request for quotation.

Justin Lai
English to Chinese translator

1. Bachelor of Arts, major in Chinese Language and Chinese Studies, National University of Singapore
2. Master of Applied Finance, Macquarie University
3. Passed Level 3 of the CFA exam

English (all variants) to Chinese (all variants) translator from Oct 2003 to present.
Worked in an Australian financial services company from Oct 2010 to Aug 2015.

Areas of specialization:
IT (computer hardware, software and peripheral devices), legal (agreements and contracts), finance and business (prospectus, assets management proposals and reports, memorandum and articles of association), marketing (advertisements, brochures, newsletters), education (training manuals), technical (application notes), etc.

1. Native language is Chinese.
2. Excellent comprehension in written and spoken English.
3. Computer Knowledge: Trados, Alchemy Catalyst, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, HTML, Dreamweaver, Adobe Acrobat Reader, etc.

Past Accomplishments (including translating, editing & proofreading)

1. Consumer electronics products (scanners, printers, plasma TVs, mobile phones, digital cameras, etc) documentations (user guides, quick start guides, etc) - over 100,000 source words in total

2. Machine application notes - over 60,000 source words in total

3. Assets management proposals and reports - over 50,000 source words in total

4. Commercial Contracts and agreements - over 20,000 source words in total

5. Memorandum and Articles of Association - over 50,000 source words in total

6. Other translation done including monthly newsletters, advertisements, brochures, websites, company profiles, surveys, software strings, etc.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 1751
PRO-level pts: 1655

Top languages (PRO)
English to Chinese1308
Chinese to English343
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IT (Information Technology)411
Business/Commerce (general)82
Medical (general)68
Finance (general)63
Engineering (general)56
Cosmetics, Beauty54
Electronics / Elect Eng47
Pts in 65 more flds >

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Profile last updated
Nov 13, 2015

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