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Under the patronage of the President of Umm Al-Qura University, Prof. Moaddi bin Muhammad Aal Madh-hab, the Translation Center at King Saud University presented a workshop entitled: "The Importance of Translation and its Mechanisms" at Umm Al-Qura University; the workshop was presented by Dr. Daniya Bint Abdulaziz Al-Abbassi, Director of the Translation Center, Prof. Dr. Ibrahim bin Rafi Al-Qarni, Vice-Rector of Taif University and former Director of the Center, and Mr. Ahmed Abdul Shafi Abdullah Abdulrahman, Coordinator of the Translated Books Unit at the Center, They discussed the technical processes of translation and its various techniques and templates, in the presence of the Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Dr. Fahd Al-Zahrani.

Dr. Ibrahim bin Rafi Al-Qarni began his speech by defining translation, its importance, and the importance of translation centers in Saudi universities.

Dr. Dania Abdulaziz Al-Abbasi referred to the translation mechanisms and standards followed in translation centers in general and at King Saud University in particular.

Mr. Ahmed Abdel Shafi Abdullah Abdel Rahman also highlighted the mistakes that translators make, translation quality mechanisms, and ways to avoid making mistakes.

The workshop concluded with answering all the inquiries of the distinguished attendees.