Warmest wishes to all readers for the very best in 2017. 🙂
A Notice of Open Competitions has been published by the European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) to draw up reserve lists from which the European Parliament and the Council will recruit new members of the civil service as ‘lawyer-linguists’.
Competition languages sought are Spanish, Greek, Italian, Lithuanian, Maltese, and Swedish. Language 2 must be English, and Language 3 must be C1 minimum in French, German, Italian, Polish or Spanish (different from Language 1).
Last week saw the 7th London Pantomime Horse Race – a seasonal charity event dubbed by the capital’s newspaper, the Evening Standard as ‘The daftest contest in the racing calendar“. This year, the annual event’s theme was ‘United Neighhh-tions‘.
The Syndicat national des traducteurs professionnels (SFT) is organizing a webinar on 31 January 2017 for those newly appointed to be a sworn translator and/or interpreter in France. The training session will be in French, so the rest of this post follows suit!