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In the age of the Internet and globalisation, fluid communication across language barriers has never been more important. Translation is therefore essential in many international contexts: setting up operations abroad, internationalising your offer, communicating with multicultural partners... Whatever the sector concerned (medical, legal, financial...), or the type of service (translation, interpreting, voice dubbing...), Alphatrad UK has professionals working in over 100 languages, from the most widely spoken languages in the world to the rarest languages.

Scandinavian languages at a glance
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
The North Germanic language group, which is often referred to as Scandinavian languages, comprises of five languages, and is a subgroup of the Germanic languages. In addition to Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, and Icelandic, Faroese is also part of this language group, which is spoken by about 20 million people.
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Why hire a voice-over agency
By Frédéric Ibanez, Linguistic Services
Dubbing in foreign languages including prior translation of the voice-over artist's texts is nowadays required for many types of audio material, especially for business communication. Using a voice-over agency to produce multilingual recordings offers considerable advantages, including excellent sound quality and the individual attention of professionals.  
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Legal translation Results of a survey
By Frédéric Ibanez, Legal Translations
Being able to master one or more foreign languages is of great benefit to any lawyer ...
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What you should know about neural translation
By Frédéric Ibanez, Professional Translations
The automated translation of languages is not technically new. The first search engines based on database-stored language elements have been around since the 1950s; since then, development has been rapid, especially after the establishment of the Internet with its now billions of users.
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Interesting facts about Sweden and Swedish language
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
Large parts of Sweden are flat or only slightly hilly, but towards the Norwegian border there are mountain ranges rising to more than 2,000 metres. Although you hear about the Kingdom of Sweden, the monarchy in Sweden is only representative, and democratic decisions are made in parliament. The kingdom includes more than 200,000 islands and almost 100,000 lakes. The country borders onto the Baltic Sea, Norway, Finland, and its west coast forms the Kattegat, a sea area considered difficult to navigate. In terms of pure land area, Sweden is the fo
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Facts about Norway – the land of fjords
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
Norway is located on the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern Europe and has 2,600 kilometres of coastline. Mardalsfossen in the Vestlandet region plunges more than 650 metres into the sea, making it the highest waterfall in Europe. Norway has about 150,000 small islands. The country is considered the birthplace of many winter sports. According to a UN study, Norwegians are the happiest people in the world, have the highest standard of living according to the Human Development Index, and the Norwegian capital Oslo has been named the most expensiv
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Armenian translation everything you need to know
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
Armenian is an ancient language, distinguished by its unique alphabet and numerous linguistic specificities. Today, translating texts into Armenian is particularly interesting, especially in view of the wide dispersion of Armenians throughout the world.  
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Interesting facts about Finland and Finnish language
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
Finland is located in the north of Europe and borders onto Norway, Sweden, the Baltic Sea, and Russia. In the land of a thousand lakes, there are actually more than 180,000 lakes and 178,888 islands. Wild camping is generally permitted in Finland, as in many Nordic countries, and this naturally attracts hiking tourists from all over the world. Fishing or collecting fresh cranberries is also a popular leisure activity for the locals. Finns love coffee so much that they are the undisputed leaders in terms of global per capita consumption.
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Professional translation from Georgian Why is it so important
By Frédéric Ibanez, International Business
As a small Eastern European country with four million inhabitants, Georgia enjoys an ideal geographical location in the South Caucasus, at the interface between Europe and Asia and the border with Russia, Turkey, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. It is a multilingual country and a variety of languages is spoken there, including Georgian, the official language of the country.   Why should you translate your texts into Georgian? In recent years, tourism has increased: the number of visitors rose from 5.3 million in 2013 to 8.6 million in 2018.
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video game translation
By Frédéric Ibanez, Marketing
Before being marketed internationally, all video games must be translated and adapted to the audience in the country concerned. This essential step is called "localisation". Translating video games also requires precise skills on the part of the translator, who must faithfully recreate the game's ‘universe’ and adapt to multiple different translation media.   How to translate a video game? The localisation and translation of a video game involves all the elements necessary to launch the product in a foreign country.
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