The rise of English as an international world language has had a dramatic effect on the practice of translation in all domains. As Campbell (2005) has pointed out whenever English is involved in the process there can be no illusion of parity between source and target languages.
On the 25th of March the University of Porto, Portugal, will organise the International Congress " New Job Opportunities in Translation and Interpreting: Challenges for University Programmes and Language Service Providers."
The AIIC Netherlands region is organizing its 8th Legal Symposium on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16, 2014, on the topic of "ARBITRATION".
It will be held on the premises of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, in Leisdschendam, close to the Hague, NL.
The rapid growth of social and economic activities supported by the Web - and especially through mobile technology - enhances the effectiveness of communication and information management at a global scale.
The aim of the conference is to bring together stakeholders (universities, providers and buyers of translation services, public institutions, private companies) to discuss translation-related matters and facilitate the development of concrete projects.