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ICA Document Checklist for holders of Employment Pass or S Pass

Oftentimes, our clients ask “What documents do I need to translate and notarise?” We checked on ICA’s website and downloaded a document that is essentially an Explanatory Note and Document Checklist for holders of Employment Pass (EP) or Special Pass

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Human or Machine Translation. Which is better?

The debate between these two is never ending. The world is fast changing and technology is improving. Do you ever wonder which is a better way to translate any document? Machine (or automatic) translation services will play a more important

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Translation of Personal Documents

We’ve translated thousands of documents for customers and agencies around the world. We would like to share our thoughts on translation of such personal documents, whether or not it is for submission to the ICA for PR application and citizenship

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How to be a good translator

Always review the documents and files before embarking on the translation process Read all instructions that come with the job. Ensure all files and documents are well-received. Be proficient in your own language To produce quality translation, you have to

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Easy ways to learn a new language

Zhuangzi, who was born about 2,300 years ago, during the tumultuous Warring States Period of ancient China, probably wrote the first piece of work in history devoted to happiness. This essay, which is called “Supreme Happiness” (Watson, 2003), is now

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