Translation & Interpretation Services

23 years in Malaysia and ASEAN region, providing language translation and interpretation services. Trusted by government agencies, Fortune 500 companies, SMEs and individuals. Committed to all your translation and interpretation needs and truly a one-stop language service provider.

About INES

Established in 1996, INES Translation’s core business is in language interpretation (oral translation) and written translation.

Locally based in Malaysia, it has served a wide range of clients both locally and internationally. Its clients include the United Nations, federal government of Malaysia, central government of the People’s Republic of China, federal government of the United States. It has also served many Fortune 500 companies, government-linked corporations, pharmaceutical giants, multi-level marketing companies and numerous SMEs.

INES Translation has also interpreted for many prominent world leaders, international speakers, bestselling authors and various experts in their respective fields.

Notable Track Records

Of all the 3 official visits by China’s top level leaders (we really mean the very top) to Malaysia within the past 9 years, INES Translation provided simultaneous interpretation (SI) for all these 3 events.

  • Premier Wen Jiabao on 28th April 2011
  • President Xi Jinping on 4th October 2013
  • Premier Li Keqiang on 23rd November 2015
  • Jack Ma of Alibaba

Jack Ma of Alibaba has officially visited Malaysia for three times on March 22, 2017; November 3, 2017 and June 18, 2018.
INES Translation interpreted in the first 2 events. (No interpretation was required on the third visit)

  • John Kerry US Secretary of State

On October 10, 2013, US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Malaysia in conjunction with the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kuala Lumpur.
INES Translation’s principal Darren Meng interpreted in the event.

  • Steve Wozniak Apple co-founder

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak spoke in the World Islamic Economic Forum in Kuching, Malaysia on November 21, 2019.
INES Translation’s principal Darren Meng and senior interpreter John Lee interpreted his speech.

  • Saudi Arabia's King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud’s visit to Malaysia on February 28, 2017.
INES Translation was entrusted to provide simultaneous interpretation service.

  • Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar visit to Bahrain

Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar visit Bahrain at the invitation of Bahrain’s King Hamad Isa Al Khalifa.
INES Translation was invited into the Al-Qudaibiya Palace in Bahrain to provide interpretation between the two monarchs.

Darren Meng (Certified Translator - PPM1020) - Founder & Principal of INES Translation

  • Invited guest on National Radio Station AiFM to speak on interpretation matters.
  • Granted access to the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya to carry out interpretation.
  • Granted access to the palace of Bahrain to carry out interpretation.
  • Trainer for ‘Court Appointed Interpreters Training Course’ jointly organised by ITBM and Palace of Justice, Malaysia.
  • Life member of Malaysian Translator’s Association (PPM) under the umbrella of National Institute of Language and Literature (Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka).
  • Interpreter of Malaysian Institute of Translation and Books (ITBM)
  • Bachelor in Laws – LL.B (Hons), Wolverhampton, UK
  • Advanced Level in Chinese Proficiency (HSK) by Ministry of Education, China
  • Certified Written English Professional (Brainbench, USA) (ID 657739)
  • Worked in established 4As advertising agencies (Arturn Advertising, Leo Burnett) as copywriter and translator; and a few others on freelance basis.

Simultaneous & Consecutive Intepretation

English <> Mandarin
Malay <> English
Malay <> Mandarin
Indonesian <> English
English <> Arabic
Thai <> English
English <> Vietnamese
English <> Korean
English <> Japanese
English <> Tamil
English <> Cantonese
English <> Russian


We provide interpretation services for

  • International Conferences
  • MLM Conventions
  • Medical Investigators’ Meetings
  • Public and Private Trainings
  • Roundtable Discussions
  • Official Launchings
  • Press Release
  • Private Discussions

Written Translation / Certified Translation

English <> Mandarin
Malay <> English
Malay <> Mandarin
Indonesian <> English
English <> Arabic
Thai <> English
English <> Vietnamese
English <> Korean
English <> Japanese
English <> Tamil
English <> Cantonese
English <> Russian


Give us a piece of article and we will translate it to your desired language(s).

  • Advertisements / Press Releases
  • Websites
  • Company Annual Reports
  • Legal Documents
  • Personal documents such as birth certs, marriage certs, decree nisi absolute, academic transcripts
  • Brochures

As we are a certified translator, we can also provide certification for your documents to fulfill the requirements of foreign countries. We also assist in obtaining:

  • Certification from PPM (Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka)
  • Notary Public
  • Endorsement from Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Malaysia
  • Legalisation/Authentication from Foreign Embassies in Malaysia, for instance Embassy of China, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Royal Thai Embassy, United Arab Emirates, Dutch Embassy, Qatari Embassy etc
  • Certification accepted by the Australia High Commission, Singapore High Commission, Indian High Commission, British High Commission etc

Interpretation Booth, Equipment & Technical Support

Interpreters Booths
FM/UHF/InfraRed Receivers

New to simultaneous interpretation (SI)? No worry. We provide the full set of equipment and personnel to enable your event delivered in multiple languages.

Tell us your requirements and we will be able to work out a proposal for you to achieve optimal results.

We provide the set-up and technical support to ensure you and your participants are able to use our equipment with ease.

Contact Details

Fasttrack Enquiry : +6013 681 1366 (Darren)

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