Translation Blog

Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 26.07.2016
Posted on 26.07.2016 - 07:58pm
*** Previous *** Marketing Disasters Proctor and Gamble The company Proctor and Gamble decided to market its popular Camay soap in Japan, so the same storyline used in the United States advertisement...
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 26.07.2016
Posted on 26.07.2016 - 07:58pm
Some of our readers may recall a story back in 2004 when four people died in hospital in France from a massive radiation overdose. They didn’t die due to equipment malfunction or even a wrong...
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.07.2016
Posted on 25.07.2016 - 06:42pm
*** Previous *** Confusion over mistranslations is bad enough, but the problem is that confusion very quickly escalates into something a lot more worrying for hotel owners, and that’s customer...
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.07.2016
Posted on 25.07.2016 - 06:41pm
Today we’ll take a look at the hospitality business, in particular hotels, and see how poor-quality and/or inaccurate translations can damage a business. With globalization and the amazing advances...
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 24.07.2016
Posted on 24.07.2016 - 09:13pm
*** Previous *** The Ever-Growing Importance of Translation As time passed, translation became vitally important to the relationships between different nations, basically because the process of...
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 24.07.2016
Posted on 24.07.2016 - 09:13pm
Language is such a powerful medium: it’s the obvious and simplest way for humans to communicate with each other. Before language or the spoken word, humans had to rely on sounds, symbols or signs, in...
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 23.07.2016
Posted on 23.07.2016 - 09:00pm
*** Previous *** Religion In Uganda, Christianity is widespread, making up approximately 84% of Uganda’s population.  39% of the population are Roman Catholic, with 32% following the Anglican Church...
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 23.07.2016
Posted on 23.07.2016 - 08:59pm
Officially, Uganda is known as the Republic of Uganda. Located in East Africa, it’s a landlocked country in the African continent, bordered on the north by Sudan, on the south by Tanzania, on the...
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 22.07.2016
Posted on 22.07.2016 - 08:30pm
*** Previous *** You must meet (or beat) every translation deadline. If you want to develop a base of regular clients, then this is a must. Sometimes it’s not enough to simply meet the deadline. If...

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