International Translation Services

We offer our local and international clients the best of both worlds: the highest quality international translation services possible at the most affordable rates – simply by leveraging on exchange rate differences.


How do we manage to offer the most affordable rates for translation services?

  • We make the exchange rate differences between your country and ours work in your favour.
  • We use a model of outsourcing our language services work to our own pool of tried and tested freelance language practitioners, thereby eliminating the costs associated with full-time employment. Our team of freelancers is part of our company and we maintain close relations with all of them. We do not outsource ‘blindly’ to unknown freelance agencies.

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World-class quality

Our wide range of translation clients has been able to benefit greatly from the consistently high standard of work we’ve been delivering over the years.

How do we achieve such high standards of service delivery?

  • We have dedicated international translation services managers. They ensure that we meet our clients’ needs. They furthermore exercise tight quality control.
  • Our focus on good client relations makes us a global company with a personal touch.
  • Our managers are all experienced language practitioners in their respective fields.
  • We have a pool of highly experienced language practitioners, all with a tertiary qualification in their field or a related field.
  • Our selected team members of language practitioners have all passed our stringent language tests.
  • We adhere strictly to our clients’ deadlines and offer quick turnaround times.
  • We use state-of-the-art digital technology. All work can be sent to us directly on our website.
  • We use only mother-tongue speakers with an excellent command of their language.

BLC’s International Translation Services Offering

  • Translation

Our founding member, Han Sapire, holds an MA Degree in Translation from the University of the Witwatersrand where she has trained translators for many years. Her expertise and passion for translation services have imbued our translation business with a culture of supreme professionalism and dedication to our clients’ translation needs.

BLC provides document and video translation services in the following fields: business/commercial, educational, legal, marketing, media / digital media, packaging, research and websites.

Our languages for international language services include Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili and Urdu.

We also assist global clients who have a business or research interest in South Africa with our expert translation services in the official South African languages: Afrikaans, English, isiNdebele / Ndebele, isiZulu / Zulu, isiXhosa / Xhosa, Sepedi / Pedi / Northern Sotho, Sesotho / Sotho, Southern Sotho, Setswana / Tswana, SiSwati / Swati, Tshivenda / Venda, Xitsonga / Tsonga / Shangaan.

BLC, currently trading as Better Language Company (Pty) Ltd,  has been providing top-quality language services to a wide range of clients for close on 20 years.

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Ballywoods Office Park, 33 Ballyclare Dr, Bryanston, Sandton, 2191, South Africa

295 Madison Ave, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10017, United States