The raise in Greek translation is most probably due to the increased interest of the European Union and it's member countries in the Greek economic crisis and due to the EU efforts to aid Greece"
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2010
Since the financial crisis hit Greece in the beginning of the year there was a sharp rise in the demand for Greek translations compared to other West European languages. Greek translations rose 27% to total of 6% of Western European languages translations including French, Italian, German, and Spanish. The rise in Greek translation was most evident in translations between Greek and German, French, English and Spanish.
Moreover, the nature of translations, according to the type of translation requested by the customers shifted from 43% general, 44% business, 9% legal and 4% other in 2009 to 22% general, 62% business, 13% legal and 3% other in the first half of 2010.
Following the latest increase in translation volume, Greek rose from the 24th place to the 20th place on the One Hour Translation most popular languages index.
Ofer Shoshan, CEO of One Hour Translation said that "The raise in Greek translation is most probably due to the increased interest of the European Union and its member countries in the Greek economic crisis and due to the EU efforts to aid Greece". He added that "We, at One Hour Translation, constantly monitor translation demand and market trends in order to be able to provide the increasing demand for quality professional translation".
In today’s global economy translation demand often serves as an early indicator of global events. One Hour Translation updates its top languages index on a bi-monthly basis.
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