Category Archive: “Culture”

The key to translating brand values across global marketing assets

When it comes to translating documents and marketing assets for international markets, it’s not just a question of translating text word for word. In fact, translating text literally can land your brand in hot water as the examples in this post on translation blunders clearly demonstrate! For a successful translation and localisation project we need

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Global Chatter – November: Translation Scams & German Mistakes

Hello! Goddag! Shalom! Welcome to a brand new edition of Global Chatter; the Comtec Translation team’s online space to share the latest news, views, tit bits and interesting stuff from the world of translation on the web. Each month we keep pace with translators and language buffs online, sharing the best and most useful posts

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Global Chatter – October: Translation Myths & Multilingual Movies

Hello! Ciao! Hodi! Welcome to a fresh instalment of Global Chatter; the Comtec team’s dedicated monthly spot for sharing some of the most interesting, intriguing and useful stories and resources all about global languages. Each month we stockpile the posts which really get us thinking, laughing or learning, to share a little of our multilingual

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Global Chatter – September: International E-Commerce & World Languages

A warm welcome back to the Global Chatter roundup, your place to uncover all of the latest news and best blog posts from the multilingual world of translation. Each month, the Comtec team hand picks the most interesting tit bits and helpful online resources to share the wonders of translation and language with our readers.

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