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Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Australia’s Real Estate: Chinese Price Frenzy or a Nation of Wankers?

It’s no secret that Australian home prices are now among the most expensive in the world – and that local first home buyers are struggling to get into the market. Sydney and Melbourne are at the forefront of the price boom and now rank as the 4th and 5th most expensive real estate markets in

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Australia is Open for Business but Who is Minding the Shop? Interview with Chief Mandarin Interpreter Charles Qin

Australia is Open for Business – if you didn’t know this last week, you certainly do now as Australia despatched its largest ever trade delegation to North Asia. The companies present on the China leg represented over...

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

A Chinese Translator’s View from the inside at Chin Central by Shan Ying Li

Shan was offered a placement at Chin from our Monash University Scholarship Program last year.  At the end of her placement we invited Shan to share her insider view of working at Chin Communications. Her high praise...

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Wine Reflects Life: The Challenges Of Wine Translation in Chinese

Chin Communications Applied Patience To Create The Rewards Of Patience Masterpiece For Penfolds “It goes like a ferrari!” and a “runaway train”, and “sounds like a plane”, but “Houston, we have a problem” – you’d be mistaken...

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

What it takes to earn a spot as part of our team at Chin? – Part Two

As promised, we’ve invited Marcus to share his experience working at Chin Communications as part of the above series. (To read part one of the article series, please click here) As part of Chin’s ongoing translator development...

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

Chin Communications Wins Interpreting Excellence Award with its Mandarin Interpreting Team

Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators Gala Awards Night (Melbourne 16 November 2013) Chin Communications wins 2013 AUSIT Excellence Award at the Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators’ Gala Dinner. Interpreters and translators are...

Monday, October 28th, 2013

What it takes to earn a spot as part of our team at Chin? – Part One

Years ago, we used to get asked:”My daughter is studying Chinese, could you employ her…” or “My son speaks Chinese, how can he work as a translator at Chin?” They would not have any experience or training...

Monday, October 28th, 2013

Don’t go the same route as Australia in the Asian Century; you need to do more than sell humdrum goods and services

TWO CASE BOOK EXAMPLES OF HOW TO RUN A GOOD CHINA ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM FOR YOUR CHINESE STAKEHOLDERS Australian in the Asian Century has been archived by the new government, however our march to one of the largest...

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