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Success for ULS at CITB

by ULS

The CITB trainees celebrate a very successful 2013 Leonardo Programme. ULS organized German Courses before they went to Germany.    

26th September – European Day of Languages (EDL)

by ULS

26th September is the annual European Day of Languages (EDL) It’s purpose is to celebrate linguistic diversity and lifelong language learning. What can YOU do today ? – Encourage people of all ages to start learning a new language – Participate in events celebrating learning and speaking other languages – Highlight the advantages of languages at […]

GERMAN language and cultural training course for CITB programme

by ULS

The first of two  GERMAN language and cultural training courses was completed last week by ULSTER LANGUAGE SERVICES. CITB-Construction Skills NI has given a group of 15 local construction workers the opportunity to train in GERMANY through the ‘Building Skills for Sustainable Construction’ project funded by the European Commission LEONARDO Mobility Programme. ULSTER LANGUAGE SERVICES provided […]

Afghan INTERPRETERS – right to live in the UK

by ULS

It was announced today that up to 600 Afghan INTERPRETERS who put their lives at risk to provide an essential service to the British Army in Afghanistan will have the right to live in the UK, as many of them received threats to their lives in their own country. The role of INTERPRETERS is vital in any […]

Interpreting equipment for the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

by ULS

The EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT (LUXEMBOURG) organized a Conference in Derry, Londonderry this month (13th & 14th May) and ULSTER LANGUAGE SERVICES was delighted to be selected for the provision of all the INTERPRETING EQUIPMENT required for this event.

22nd April – EARTH DAY – Journée mondiale de la Terre

by ULS

You have all noticed the Google doodle today – this is to remind you that today – 22nd April  is   EARTH DAY! Our planet is important to us and we all need to do something to help save and protect it. Journée Mondiale de la Terre – 22 avril 2013 – respectons et protégeons notre planète !

Lá Fhéile Pádraig shona Daoibh – Happy St Patrick’s Day!

by ULS

   HAPPY ST PATRICK’S DAY TO OUR CUSTOMERS, ASSOCIATES AND SUPPLIERS The most widely known of the patron saints of Ireland will be celebrated throughout the world this Sunday 17th March 2013 Happy St Patrick’s Day to all from Ulster Language Services

International Women’s Day 2013

by ULS

TODAY 8th MARCH  IS  INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY. The UN theme for 2013 is: A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women.   En FRANCE, JOURNEE INTERNATIONALE DE LA FEMME AIR FRANCE FAIT VOLER UN A380 AVEC UN EQUIPAGE 100% FEMININ Depuis 2006, chaque 8 mars, la compagnie aérienne française fait voler des […]

OSCARS 2013 – The Oscar for the Best Foreign Language Film goes to ‘Amour’

by ULS

Another great OSCAR ceremony last night in L.A. The film  ‘Amour’, in FRENCH,  starring French actress Emmanuelle Riva, has won the Oscar 2013 for Best Foreign Language Film. This film already enjoyed award success earlier this month when Ms Riva won the Best Actress Award at the BAFTAs and at the CESARs. Emmanuelle Riva, 85, is […]

ULS featured in BUSINESS Month magazine

by ULS

ULS  is featured in the February 2013 issue of BUSINESS Month magazine which is a business supplement to the Northern Ireland daily newspaper  ‘Belfast Telegraph’. In this article, Regine deplores that languages and language professionals are not taken seriously by most businesses. See page 46 of Business Month, February 2013 (Business Month, issued with the Belfast Telegraph on […]