Database: Academic

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Publisher
English,Others,Non-fiction,Academi

NUS Press publishes books on Asia-related social science and humanities, with emphasis on Singapore, Southeast Asia, and East Asia.

Writer, Translator
English,Tamil,Fiction,Non-fiction,Children’s,Education,Academi

The terminology of science, technology, medical, pharmaceutical, humanities normally available only in English had been conversant to me to express them in Tamil for the past 33 Years in my Tamil Nadu Government Service. This has prompted me to enter into the interested freelance translator / writer field.  I'm confident that I can render a perfect and simple translation from English to Tamil and vice versa.

Publisher
English,Chinese,Non-fiction,Academic,Business,Journal

World Scientific Publishing Company was established in 1981 with only 5 employees in a tiny office. Today, the company employs more than 200 staff at its headquarters in Singapore and 450 globally. It has offices in New Jersey, London, Geneva, Hong Kong, Taipei, Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin and Chennai. In about 3 decades, it has established itself as one of the leading scientific publishers in the world, and the largest international scientific publisher in the Asia-Pacific region. 

World Scientific publishes about 600 new titles a year and 130 journals in various fields. Many of its books are recommended texts adopted by renowned institutions such as Harvard University, California Institute of Technology, Stanford University and Princeton University.