What is Government Terms Translated about?
It is a database of terms related to government policies and operations. Translated into Chinese, Malay and Tamil, the terms include the names of ministries, statutory boards, organisations as well as government programmes and schemes.
What languages can I search in?
You can search for terms in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil. For Chinese, you may search using Chinese characters or Hanyu Pinyin. Remember to indicate your languages in the ‘From’ and ‘To’ fields.
How do I search in Hanyu Pinyin?
Key the letters in lower case without indicating the tones, leaving a space after every word. For example, "wai jiao bu zhang", not "waijiao buzhang".
How do I give feedback on the database?
Click on “Feedback” at the top of the page, fill in the feedback form and click “Send”. Alternatively, you may simply click the Feedback link located just below the search box.