Tag: translation

Founder sells Aktuel Translations to employee ownership trust

The Aktuel Translation Group, a United Kingdom-based company specializing in translation and localization services, was sold to an employee-owned trust earlier this month.

Zingword begins validating entire translator database

Professional translation services are undergoing a massive paradigm shift. Trust between translation industry stakeholders seems to have been shaken to its core due to the past decades’ practices of decreased payment, lack of security, and the fast pace of the demand versus the long-term strategies needed to ensure reliability between translators and their clients.

Eriksen Translations Announces Promotion of Kevin Hudson to Executive Vice President,...

(Brooklyn, NY) – Eriksen Translations Inc., a leading Language Services Provider, today announced the promotion of Kevin Hudson to Executive Vice President, Client Services....

Translation company AJT certifies as B Corporation

UK-based translation and localisation specialist AJT has announced today its certification as a B Corporation (or B Corp), joining a growing group of companies reinventing business by pursuing purpose as well as profit.

Chris Oakley (CTO, ZOO Digital) selected for Rolling Stone Culture Council,...

Rolling Stone Culture Council, an invitation-only network of leaders on the cutting edge of what’s new in culture, has selected Chris Oakley as the community’s newest member.

LEXIGO supercharges its commitment to quality in the translation industry

LEXIGO supercharges its commitment to quality in the translation industry

CaptionHub and Memsource sign strategic alliance for multimedia localization

CaptionHub and Memsource have announced a global strategic alliance. With the goal of providing advanced localization capabilities for multimedia and for enterprises scaling their subtitling output and synthetic dubbing, this partnership is a response to market demand which has seen an increase of 500% in subtitle minutes reported from Q1 2021 to Q1 2022. 

European Language Industry Association (Elia) announces Registration Open for its Networking...

European Language Industry Association (Elia) announces Registration Open for its Networking Days in September. The European Language Association (Elia) has already announced that the registration for one of its prime events for the autumn season, the Networking Days, is already open. The location was also revealed during the last week of June and the participants will have the opportunity to visit the beautiful Vilnius, Lithuania. 

Livewords rebrands as Acolad: Netherlands interpreting and translation expert takes on...

Livewords rebrands as Acolad: Netherlands interpreting and translation expert takes on Acolad logo

Settlement agreement mandates that Chicago public schools provide interpreting and translation...

On Friday June 23, the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Board of Education of the City of Chicago agreed to a settlement with a group of parents who filed a federal lawsuit after being denied interpreting and translation services.

NHS spent £66 million on translation and interpreting services in 2019/2020,...

Freedom of information requests sent to all 244 NHS Trusts revealed that the spending on translation and interpreting services increased on average by 6% year on year.

Ghent University adopts SubtitleNEXT to equip students for the future

Europe’s prestigious Belgian Ghent University has invested in the SubtitleNEXT platform for the Department of Translation, Interpreting and Communication to further empower students.