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English to Arabic
Arabic to English

Obour Translation Services (OTS)
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Giza, Al Jizah, Egypt
Local time: 02:06 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Arabic Native in Arabic
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Account type Freelancer and outsourcer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Affiliations Blue Board: Obour Translation Services (OTS)
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Law: Contract(s)Law (general)
Petroleum Eng/SciSports / Fitness / Recreation
Government / PoliticsTourism & Travel
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersConstruction / Civil Engineering
Engineering (general)Education / Pedagogy

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 432, Questions answered: 353, Questions asked: 9
Project History 3 projects entered

Blue Board entries made by this user  0 entries
Payment methods accepted Check, Money order
Year established 2002
Currencies accepted Euro (eur), U. S. dollars (usd)
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries OTS
This company Subcontracts work for other language companies
Offers job opportunities for freelancers
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Azhar University, Cairo University and American University in Cairo
Experience Years of translation experience: 25. Registered at ProZ.com: Dec 2003.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Arabic (Azhar University, Egypt, verified)
Arabic to English (Azhar University, Egypt, verified)
Memberships WATA, EGYTA, ETLA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Frontpage, IBM CAT tool, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Forum posts 1 forum post
Website http:// http://www.proz.com/pro/66309
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Obour Translation Services (OTS) endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
I’m an Arabic/English/Arabic translator/interpreter. Graduated in the Faculty of Languages and Translation, English Simultaneous Interpretation Department, Al Azhar University in 1981. Since then I have been working in the field with many American well known companies (United States Sports Academy, Transocean, Global Santafi). Having my own translation business gave me the opportunity to provide translation/interpretation services to many clients. World Bank, United Nations Developing Program (UNDP), Global Environment Facility (GEF), International Finance Corporation (IFC) and many other organizations, governmental bodies are some of my clients.

I’m a full member of Proz and actively participating in its different activities. If I have to talk about myself, I would say I’m accurate, precise and always adhere to the time limits. Translation art is my passion.
The following links show some of the reports and studies I translated for the World Bank:
• Reference Guide to Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism, Second edition (Arabic)
• THE FIRST DECADE OF THE GEF Second Overall Performance Study


Certified translator by the Egyptian Translators Association (EGYTA), active membership No. 11143.
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This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 448
PRO-level pts: 432

Top languages (PRO)
English to Arabic236
Arabic to English196
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Law: Contract(s)67
Petroleum Eng/Sci32
Government / Politics31
Construction / Civil Engineering28
Law (general)28
Education / Pedagogy24
Pts in 31 more flds >

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Keywords: Arabic/English translation/ interpretation/ Environment, Engineering, Banking / Accounting, Government, Law/Legal, Art/literary, Business products, Consumer products, Electronics, Entertainment, Financial/markets, Higher Education, Information technology, Manufacturing/Industrial, Marketing/Communications, Safety, Security, Social sciences, communications, Tourism, Training/Education, Oil&Gas, Sports/Fitness

Profile last updated
Oct 17, 2010

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