Saturday, February 16th, 2013 - Chin Communications


Celebrating 20 years in business in 2012, Chin Communications, Australia’s premier specialist Chinese translating and interpreting service, determined to do something different to mark its two decades of pioneering work.

Recognising the importance of training capable translators and interpreters, Chin decided to reward excellence in this industry with a student scholarship.

Budding Mandarin Interpreters studying in the Master Program at Monash University will be eligible for the scholarship awarded each semester over the next 3 years to outstanding students. Monash has launched a conference interpreting Master’s course commencing in 2013 and will train top practitioners in this most demanding of all interpreting – simultaneous conference interpreting.

Chin Communications’s Managing Director, Charles Qin, is Australia’s leading Mandarin Interpreter – the only one accepted into AIIC in the region. He has guest lectured at Monash over the last 3 years presenting practical work ideas and advice to students studying translating and interpreting in all languages. Chin also develops translators and interpreters through its work placement program. Students have benefitted from work at Chin’s office in Melbourne’s CBD. The training has included hands-on translating, design, observing interpreting work including visiting delegations and conferences and immersing themselves in Melbourne’s culture.

Charles Qin said: “Translating and interpreting has given me many benefits and wonderful experiences from interpreting for Presidents and Prime Ministers to mentoring enthusiastic students. Recognising the level of skill to work at this level, I believe that the training offered at Monash should be valued and excellence recognised.”

More info on the Monash Uni website:

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Chin Communications

When it comes to Chinese translation, Chin Communications is the leading provider of Chinese-English Translations in Australia. Chin is well known for its timely solutions, advice and strategies to help win business and for error-free translations that help its clients get the deal right. With a client list including Presidents Clinton, Bush, Xi Jinping and Hu Jintao, Prime Ministers Gillard and Rudd, Chin also works with many small and medium businesses starting out with China.

Chin Communications has been Australia’s leading Chinese and Mandarin Translators and Interpreters for over a decade. Established in 1992, Chin built its reputation on outstanding language services, expert advice and going the extra mile to help clients.

No matter what type of communication or medium, Chin's commitment is to assist Australian businesses and governments to get your important messages across accurately, consistently and on time – to help you win that deal.

Kate Ritchie
P: 1300 792 446
M: 0439 910 980


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