290 m people speak Bahasa Melayu, also known as Malay. It is primarily spoken in the Strait of Malacca, as well as in Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Singapore and some areas of Thailand. It is a language that is sometimes mistaken for Indonesian, and it does sound very similar – indeed, someone who speaks Bahasa Melayu can understand more than half of Bahasa Indonensian.
Brunei Darussalam in Borneo uses Bahasa Melayu as its official language, and it is also an official language of Singapore, of which there are four. There are currently around 40 m speakers of Bahasa Melayu in the world today.
Here at Elite Asia, our team comprises of the best native Bahasa Melayu / Malay speakers who have extensive experience across a variety of industries. We hire specialists to cover specific areas of translation, whether you need a legal document translated from English to Malay, or some medical papers translated from Malay to English, we’ve got your covered. Whatever your project, whether it’s marketing content, technical writing or educational materials, we provide premium translation and interpretation services on demand.
Simply speaking Malay as a secondary language isn’t enough to be a great translator; that’s why we only hire the very best native speakers who have a deep understanding of the culture from which English and Malay were respectively born. This enables them to create accurate translation documents that deliver the desired message effectively.
As well as our translation and interpretation services for English into Bahasa Melayu (and vice versa), we offer transcription, multilingual SEO for online promotion, and voice-over work. Whatever project you need help with, whether it’s a single document, a large scale event, a legal document, a certificate of qualification, a piece of prose, marketing materials, speeches, film and TV scripts, or technical writing such as instruction manuals, at Elite Asia, we welcome every job with an open mind and a desire to create great content.
Every translation job is undertaken in the most diligent way to ensure that our customers receive a quick response and fast turnaround time, without ever compromising on quality.