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Celebrating International Mother Language Day 2021

We join the world in celebrating International Mother Language Day (IMLD) this year on Sunday, February 21, 2021. According to the United Nations, this year’s theme is “fostering multilingualism for inclusion in education and society,” and is designed to recognize that languages and multilingualism can advance inclusion, and the Sustainable Development Goals’ focus on leaving […]

Happy New Year 2021

February 12, 2021 marks the start of the new calendar year across many countries in Asia. This upcoming year is designated as the Year of the Metal Ox. As the second animal of the Chinese zodiac, the ox represents hard work, positivity, and honesty. For us at CETRA, the ox symbolizes the dedication, perseverance, and […]

CETRA Renews GSA Contract

CETRA Language Solutions was recently awarded a renewal of its contract with the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide translation and interpretation services for government agencies. The contract renewal is for an initial five-year term with a potential for three additional five-year extensions for a total of 20 years. The GSA establishes contracts with vendors […]

CETRA Supports TWB and DAP

CETRA supported Translators Without Borders (TWB) and the Domestic Abuse Project (DAP) of Delaware County in Pennsylvania with donations at the end of last year. The sponsorships were part of CETRA’s ongoing Doing Good Initiative with a focus on programs that are important to our local and global communities. DAP was founded in 1976 as […]

CETRA Top Blogs 2020

Last year was a time of perseverance, embracing change and looking forward for many. At CETRA, it was no different. Our global offices continued to service clients worldwide, our staff adapted to working remotely, and we enhanced our telephonic and video remote interpretation services to better meet the needs of clients. Our top blogs 2020 […]

Happy Holidays from CETRA!

We extend our happy holiday wishes to you and your family this holiday season. While the holidays may look a little different this year, language can be the connection that brings us all together – even if we are apart. That’s one reason why this year it was especially important to us to continue to […]

MRMW Conference: CETRA Offers First Order, New Client Discount

CETRA is offering all new clients a $100 discount off its first order as part of CETRA’s sponsorship of the MRMW and Qual 360 APAC conferences. The discount is offered to all new clients, and not just those in attendance at the conferences. The promotion is valid for orders placed between 11/15/20 – 11/21/20, and […]

CETRA Now Offers 24/7 Remote ASL Interpretation

CETRA Language Solutions now provides clients with on-demand American Sign Language (ASL) Video Remote Interpretation (VRI) to include calls that occur outside the hours of 8:00 am to 8:00 pm EST. This new service capability bolsters CETRA’s already established capacity to provide remote interpretation services, including Over-the-Phone Interpretation (OPI) and VRI. The expansion of hours […]

CETRA Sponsors MRMW/Qual 360 APAC Conferences; Offers Attendance Discount

CETRA Language Solutions is a silver sponsor of the MRMW APAC and Qual 360 APAC conferences from November 17 – 18, 2020. The joint conferences are being held virtually this year. As a sponsor, we are offering a 15% discount off the ticket price for anyone to attend the conference by using the sponsor promotional […]

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween from all of us at CETRA. Halloween is celebrated each year on October 31. While not all countries celebrate this holiday (Mexico and Great Britain are two examples of those who do not recognize Halloween), the tradition is celebrated in Ireland, the United States and Canada. In fact, it started in Ireland where […]