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Friday, May 6th, 2016

How NOT To Manage a Translation Project

After 25 years of translation work for many clients, on many subjects, there isn’t much we haven’t come across in one form or another whether it be an inscription on someone’s body, creating a translation to look like an ancient artefact; design of beautiful artistic materials and crafting elegant marketing content or precise legal versions

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

From a Chinese Shopping Mall to the World:Part 1

Hi everyone, I’m back! 我回来了!ただいま! For the past five weeks, I was visiting family in Shenzhen, China and travelling in Japan expanding my language and culture skills. I drank a little bit of baijiu (“Maotai”) during a...

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Translating a Night in a 2000 year-old Greek Theatre

The Taormina Film Festival in Sicily attracts some big names – Richard Gere was this year’s drawcard bringing the town to a standstill; Kate Ritchie was also there and is our guest writer… A night under the...

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

A Golden Age of China – Gold for Language Learners Too

A Golden Age of China – the exhibition at Melbourne’s NGV about the A Golden Age of China has been a blockbuster for Melbourne. The number of visitors and the level of interest reflects the current fascination...

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Pollies and Chinese Understanding on Show

Australia China Business Council Networking Day in Canberra, 25 March 2015 By Charles Qin There are 32 Australia study centres in China and through them and the many exchanges going on between the two countries every day,...

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Better Understanding – Putting our Mouth where our Money is

Written by Kate Ritchie “It’s not a question of choosing China or choosing America. It’s a question of choosing a sense of independence which is important for the preservation of our own sovereignty and the importance of...

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Watch Out – Apple’s China Turnaround

We hear about Chinese selling their bodies, body parts and siblings in order to buy the latest iPhone; over recent years Apple has become a must-have product and China will soon overtake the US as Apple’s number...

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Perfect Wrap Up for 2014: Chin Interpreting Team in Action Interpreting for President Xi

After a good rest, the Chin team is rejuvenated and ready for another productive year! Nevertheless we think it is important for us to reflect on one of the most significant projects we completed in 2014, as it...

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Chin Immersed in Arts and Cultural Projects in 2014

Driver and Wipers … Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest … We’ve been particularly impressed at the engagement of cultural and art institutions with the China market in 2014. Apart from flying around the world assisting governments...

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