Don’t rely on online translators or ‘mates rates’ from an unqualified person who happens to speak the langauge. Translation is a highly skilled job and should be done by a professional
Mandarin Chinese (spoken) is the most widely spoken language in the world with over 1.1 billion native speakers. Simplified Chinese (written) is used by over a 1.3 billion people across much of Greater China and down into East Asia
Traditional Chinese is used by approximately 60 million people across parts of Greater China as well as by many Chinese communities around the world. Most readers of Traditional Chinese can also read Simplified Chinese.
Korean language is spoken by around 80 million people. Korean is the official language of South Korea, North Korea and in several provinces in China. There are around 30,000 Koreans living in New Zealand
There are approximately 96 million Vietnamese speakers in the world. Vietnam is a rapidly developing country and becoming increasingly important to NZ. There are around 10,000 Vietnamese living in New Zealand
We only work with translators that we know. They are based in New Zealand or in our office in China.
Our translators are all qualified and experienced. All translators have signed NDA agreements to ensure confidentiality.
We randomly select one in three of our jobs to be peer reviewed
There is no charge for the first 1,500 worlds of translation each month. Any translation over and above that is charged at $0.22 per world (standard) or $0.40 per word (technical).
We will provide translation for business cards at $15 per card
Standard translation of documents is charged at $0.35 per word with a minimum charge of $35.
Discounted rates will be offered for jobs involving more than 2,000 words.
Technical translation of documents is charged at $0.55 per word with a minimum charge of $55.
Discounted rates will be offered for jobs involving more than 1,000 words.
There is no charge for the first 3 hours of interpretation each month, however the client needs to cover any transportation and accommodation costs if required. Any interpretation over and above that is charged at $80 per hour (standard).