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New research identifies huge opportunity for struggling businesses during COVID-19

New research identifies huge opportunity for struggling businesses during COVID-19

Katherine Mechanicos - Tuesday, June 30, 2020

With the majority of Australian businesses losing revenue and closing their doors due to the impact of COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, new research into multilingual consumer buying habits offers new hope for businesses.

LanguageLoop, who have been providing interpreting and translation services to multilingual communities across Australia for over 40 years, has surveyed 3,000 multilingual consumers and found huge commercial opportunities for businesses who simply offer their services in multiple languages.

With five million+ Australians speaking a...

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Navigating COVID-19 Series

Navigating COVID-19 Series

Katherine Mechanicos - Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Our CEO, Elizabeth Compton, talked to the Thriving Communities Partnership about the importance of communicating to the five million+ Australians who speak a language other than English, as we remain in a State of Emergency across Australia due to COVID-19. Elizabeth spoke about the importance of ensuring equal access for culturally and linguistically diverse...

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How accessible is your COVID-19 related information?

How accessible is your COVID-19 related information?

Katherine Mechanicos - Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Although restrictions are easing across Australia we still remain in a State of Emergency. A wealth of information is being released daily from both governments and business in relation to the crisis.

Across these sectors how are we ensuring the five million + Australians who speak a language other than English have access to critical health, travel, economic and business related information? While it is common to see Auslan (Australian sign-language) interpreters for national addresses,...

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