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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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Boom In Interpreters For Parent-Teacher Meetings At Victorian Schools

Boom In Interpreters For Parent-Teacher Meetings At Victorian Schools

Frans Moens - Friday, October 11, 2019

IN THE NEWS - The use of interpreters to translate parent-teacher interviews, student enrolment meetings and information nights is on the rise across the state.

Schools are employing thousands of interpreters to translate parent-teacher interviews. The number of contractors employed to interpret for parents in schools has exploded by 40 per cent in just five years.

Data from LanguageLoop, the Department of Education’s contracted service, shows the government employed interpreters...

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