A colossal digital revolution is steadily approaching the Middle East landscape. A recent GSMA research outline that currently there are almost 263 million smartphones being used in the MENA region. While smartphones have infused the US at a 91% rate, there is a good 86% users who are constantly on their smartphones in Saudi Arabia. Not forgetting UAE in the Middle East which rates a smartphone usage rage of nearly 100%.
Influencers are people who establish a reputation for their knowledge and expertise on a particular topic. Their posts, blogs, marketing approaches and even their smallest remark over a global concern becomes a reason to engage global readers. The following are prominent categories of influencers:
“Treasured within the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is an amalgamation of history and diversity that has been constructed brick by brick; and at its historic roots lies the essence of its concocting acquaintance with Amharic.”
From the perspective of a business-oriented frame of mind, Africa’s boom just initiated in the last few years, and it is yet to go a long way in order to reap massive earnings. About two decades ago, Africa sketched an outline that routed to an imaginable boom in the tech industry; something that never before was even thought of in the continent.
Tigrinya is one of the world’s most unique and interesting languages. It is the primary language of the Tigrinya people, with about 6.9 million speakers in Eritrea and Northern Africa. Many Africans living in surrounding countries also speak it is as a secondary language.
In this guide, we will take a closer look at Tigrinya and the countries where it is spoken. We’ll also explain why understanding Tigrinya is essential for doing business in Eritrea, Ethiopia, and other countries in Northern Africa.
Language is something which usually divides people. When everyone speaks and understands a different way of communicating, things tend to get a little bit complicated. However, the World Cup is supposed to be an event that brings the world closer together. A shared and agreed love of sport can really work wonders for relations between countries, but that language barrier still exists. That’s why having good translation is essential. To try and really emphasize the importance of this, let’s talk about translation at the World Cup in more detail.
When it comes to audio-visual translation, there are two major players to choose from; subtitling and dubbing. Both can prove immensely useful in different situations and when seeking to reach and appeal to different audiences. Read on for our quick guide to both, and when best to utilize each method.
The Zulu Language is known as isiZulu, the language of the Zulu people, with it’s dominant area being the Zulu population living in South Africa. Zulu has around 10 million speakers as a first language, and 95% of these reside in South Africa, as well as over fifteen million second-language speakers. In addition, Zulu is understood by over 50% of the area’s population – making it one of South Africa’s official languages as of 1994. isiZulu is part of the Nguni subgroup of languages, and more than half of the population of South Africa are able to understand it.
Eager to find out more about the Zulu language, culture and people? Read on…
When creating an e-learning course, you may not immediately think of translating your materials into a variety of languages. However, there are so many benefits to ensuring your e-learning is available in more than one language. Here’s a few of the top reasons to consider multi-language translation…