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ICA’s E-application system for PR applicants

The Singapore Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) announced on 2 November 2017 on the launch of a new electronic application system for PR applicants. Under the old system, applicants for PR must make an appointment with the ICA and submit

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Notarial Certificates to be issued for all documents attested by notary public in Singapore w.e.f 15 Feb 2017

For the purpose of enhancing the authentication and notarization process, with effect from 15 February 2017, it is MANDATORY for Notarial Certificates to be issued for each document attested by a notary public or in connection with which the notary

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Singapore Government strives to ensure the three official languages – Chinese, Malay and Tamil – are used properly in translations

Background: A Member of the Singapore Parliament expressed concern about the National Heritage Board’s (NHB) website. The NHB included a “Google Translate” function on its website to provide visitors with the option to translate the website content into any one

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Posted in Chinese, communication, effective communication, English language, Malay, Singapore, singapore government, Tamil, Translation, Translation quality, translation service, Translation skill, Website translation

Sage Languages wishes everyone a Happy Lunar New Year!

We wish everyone a Happy Lunar New year and all the best in the year of the Horse! 一马当先,万马奔腾,快马加鞭,马到功成! The year of the Horse is a symbol of travelling and a sign of speedy success.  Horse is an auspicious animal to

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The role of translation services in Singapore’s business environment

Singapore is basically an English-speaking country isn’t it? Why is there a need for businesses to translate or localize their English documentation and contents into other languages? Is translation and localization really a necessity? What exactly is the role of

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