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Ooi L. Lee | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 21, 2014

Ooi L. Lee

Chinese Writer, EN & Malay > Chinese Translator
   Malaysia
  |  9:14 pm Local Time

Overview

I write with passion, and have published essays and short stories in various Malaysian newspapers for over a decade. Press and media in China had republished several of my essays online (see my portfolio).

Besides than publishing works in Chinese, I am also skilled in English/Malay to Chinese translation. With 6 years of experience assuming position as Journalist and International News Translator in Sin Chew Daily, a top Malaysian Chinese Daily, I am well trained to convey information accurately and reader-friendly.

Chinese is my native...

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Portfolio

Rewrite official press release into interesting first hand event report.
I engaged my service as translator from English to Simplified Chinese. This website is...
http://www.barkerryanstewart.com.au/chinese/index.html
I am beyond pleased to have the chance to be engaged in this meaningful project....
http://www.phrugle.com/
Website content translation - English to Traditional Chinese. This is a website about a...
http://www.officeblack.com/cn/
Article about ministers of Maldives government hold an underwater cabinet meeting.
http://world.people.com.cn/GB/10231204.html
Article about China's election candidates.
http://www.xinhuatimes.net/show.asp?id=9747
Article discussing about doomsday.
http://www.chinanews.com/hb/2011/01-11/2780612.shtml
Article about Norway luxury prison.
http://news.xinhuanet.com/world/2010-05/17/c_12111033.htm
Article about the Old Summer Palace in China, "Yuan Ming Yuan", published in...
http://culture.ifeng.com/special/yuanmingyuanshoushou/comments/200902/0224_5696_1030432.shtml
Article about Japanese sentiments after the 2011 earthquake, published in Malaysian...
http://www.sinchew-i.com/sciWWW/node/204998?tid=717
Article about Michael Jackson published in Malaysian newspaper Sin Chew Daily.
http://www.sinchew-i.com/sciWWW/node/100466?tid=12
Novel below 2,000 words published in Malaysian newspaper Sin Chew Daily. Pseudonym 'Zi...
http://tech.sinchew-i.com/sc/node/180117
An essay published in Malaysian newspaper Sin Chew Daily.
http://www.sinchew.com.my/node/221986
Article about The Forbidden City published in a Hong Kong based forum TVBNOW.
http://www1.tvboxnow.com/archiver/tid-1451068.html
Article about Christmas Festival published on Hong Kong based forum tvboxnow.com.
http://www.tvboxnow.com/viewthread.php?tid=1230028&page=1&authorid=1013605
Remarks about China "Yuan Ming Yuan" published on China based forum...
http://wenwen.soso.com/z/q125281102.htm
Article about Arnold Schwarzenegger published on Hong Kong based forum tvboxnow.com.
http://tvboxnow.com/viewthread.php?tid=1400385
Article about Malaysia's geo-policy published on a Malaysia based forum cari.com.my....
http://cforum.cari.com.my/viewthread.php?tid=2623024
Article about space protection published on China search engine sohu.com.
http://news.sohu.com/20090216/n262271694.shtml
Article about Confucius Peace Prize published on confucianalumni.com.
http://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=469668552771

Skills (11)

Tested
English-Mandarin Translation
English To Mandarin Translation Skills Test
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English-Chinese Translation
Malay to Chinese Translation
Indonesian to Chinese Translation
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Traditional Chinese Translation
English to Malay Translation
Cantonese

Service Description

I work in the following language pairs:

English > Chinese (Simplified, Traditional)
Malay < > Chinese (Simplified, Traditional)
Bahasa Indonesia > Chinese (Simplified, Traditional)

1) SEO Content and General Translation

2) Translate and Rewrite
Rewrite official press release into interesting first hand event report, with the help of on-the-scene photos.

3) Proofreading, Quality Check and Text Revisions: Chinese

4) Writing (Chinese). Common writing genres:

News Commentary/Analysis
Travel Notes
Dialogue of a Conversation among Two or More People
Short Stories (below 2,000 words)
Adventure Magazine Story
Review for Movie, Book, or TV Program
Newspaper or Magazine Feature/Human Interest Story

I am also interested to discover new writing genre, and is always open for discussion.

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Employment

Self-Employed
Translator, Rewriter, Writer
2011 - Present
Sin Chew Daily
Translator (International News Desk)
2005 - 2011
**Translate international news (English > Chinese). **Write a weekly current affairs commentary column. ** Monitor and pick up news from news agency such as AP, AFP & Reuters, the Daily Mail...

Education

University Malaysia Sabah
Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Economics
- 2005

Keywords

Chinese translator
Chinese Transcreation
Chinese writer
Cantonese translation
Traditional Chinese
Taiwan
Hong Kong
Chinese proofreader
Mandarin
Simplified Chinese
Bahasa to Chinese translation
Malay to Chinese translation
Malaysia translator
Malaysian
Indonesian to Chinese translation
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