Weather Forecast for Tuesday    GCC Secretary-General stresses importance of GCC-EU relations and keenness to strengthen cooperation to serve common interests    Egypt Records 1,232 New Infections of COVID-19    Guterres condemns attack on Abu Dhabi airport and oil facility    Council of Arab Interior Ministers condemns Houthi militia targeting Abu Dhabi airport    United States of America condemns terrorist attack on Abu Dhabi    Economy achieves highest growth rate in the G20 zone, reports IHS Markit    Saudi Arabia, UAE reaffirm their resolve to defeat forces of evil Crown Prince holds phone talks with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince    India's economic reforms and welfare programs empowering the poor    Seoul: N. Korea fires two apparent ballistic missiles    Palestinian PM calls for halting Israeli settlements, reopening US Consulate    'UMA Premium' dazzles with new models at Autoville    Global leading businesses demonstrate innovative clean energy technologies in WFES    Saudi Arabia, US discuss efforts to enhance security in Africa    No VAT for used vehicles during sale by person not registered in the system    90 selected for Misk second batch of "2030 Leaders"    Lewandowski crowned best FIFA men's player 2021    RITA launches Apprenticeship Programs of Sadu weaving and mud construction    Riyadh Emir attends closing ceremony of Saudi Arabian Horse Festival    SFDA: Fat is a Source of Energy and Its Abundance is Linked to Chronic Diseases    Jabal Al-Lawz in Saudi Arabia's Tabuk Region Blanketed with Snow    Holy Quran Exhibition Continues Activities in Riyadh    KSrelief Distributes More than 31 Tons of Food and Shelter Aid in Kabul, Afghanistan    Djokovic three-year visa ban could end early, says Australian PM    BBC's Indian Sportswoman of the Year contest returns    SCAI Begins Operations in Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Technologies    Real Madrid defeats Bilbao, wins the Supercopa title    Kuwaiti completes 7 volcanic summits challenge with Antarctica's Mount Sidley    Ministry of Sports announces details of AlUla-hosted 2nd edition of Saudi Tour 2022    Two Saudi Players Participate for First Time in Winter Games    National eLearning Center to Organize International Conference on "eLearning for Human Capability Development"    Saudi female engineer wins international award for inventing a chip that detects cancer    SFDA Organizes "Coaching Day" Event to Support Leadership Development    Secretaries General of Local and Regional Federations in Asia Concludes Conference    SAMF President Highly Commends Saudi Arabia Dakar Rally 2022    Saudi Arabia's Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai Celebrates "Year of Saudi Coffee 2022"    Makkah Governor Patronizes Closing Ceremony of Saudi Arabia Dakar Rally 2022    Reflections on celebration of Christmas    Royal Commission for AlUla to Hold Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup 2022, Richard Mille AlUla Desert Polo    Saudi Arabia's Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai Organizes a Dance Theatrical Show for Children    Saudi Arabia rebuffs UN resolution on 'sexual orientation'    Kabir Khan eyes on joint Indian – Saudi film projects    Saudi Film Commission Announces Incentives for Local and International Producers    Bollywood superstar Salman Khan to dazzle Riyadh Season on Dec. 10    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers at Arafat Holy Site    Council of Senior Scholars: Muslim Brothers' Group Don't Represent Method of Islam, rather only Follows its Partisan Objectives, Violating our Graceful Religion    Eid Al-Adha Prayer Performed at the Grand Holy Mosque    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers in Arafat Holy Site    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.



Specialists eye industry-related issues in first Saudi Translation Forum
Published in The Saudi Gazette on 28 - 11 - 2021

The Literature, Publishing and Translation Commission is set to hold the first Translation Forum in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Dec. 2-3, 2021, at the headquarters of the Saudi Ministry of Education.
The Translation Forum is considered the largest translation gathering in Saudi Arabia. It will bring distinguished specialists to discuss issues and challenges related to the translation industry.
The Translation Forum aims to highlight the importance of translation, advance the field of translation through modern technology, stress the importance of translation to achieve social, cultural and linguistic communication among different societies, and foster ties of communication in the translation community.
Attracting translators, interpreters, and local and international associations, the two-day forum offers a comprehensive program that covers the most important topics in the field of translation. The forum will include a number of panel discussions, each day will host three sessions that address issues and challenges faced in the translation industry.
Also, it will offer 10 workshops to develop the attendees' skills in a number of areas. Applications of Media and News Translation, Transition Project Management, Conference Interpreting, and Strategies of Critical Multimodal Discourse Analysis of Audiovisual Texts Workshop are among the workshops' topics.
As a part of the forum's events, the first Audiovisual Translation Competition in Saudi Arabia will be held. In this challenge, teams will compete in translating short Arabic documentaries on Saudi Arabia's cultural heritage into four languages namely English, French, Korean and Spanish. They will compete to win cash prizes that reach up to more than SR200,000.
An accompanying exhibition for local and international initiatives and associations will be a part of the forum to foster ties of communication between translators, exchange and share experiences and to connect translators with relevant bodies. — SPA


Clic here to read the story from its source.