With the continuous advancement of China-Laos Railway construction this year, China Railway Kunming Group Co., Ltd. has accelerated the translation of Chinese railway knowledge base and transportation regulations into the Lao language and the reserve of professionals proficient in Lao, so as to provide a foundation for the operation of China-Laos Railway.
By the end of February, 13 employees of China Railway Kunming Group Co., Ltd. proficient in Lao have translated 3081 basic railway terms, 650 basic foreign-affairs conversation terms in 19 scenes, basic railway knowledge base, common professional terms, etc. They are now speeding up the translation of railway transportation regulations into Lao, in order to finally compile them into books.
Since the commencement of construction of China-Laos Railway, China Railway Kunming Group Co., Ltd. has been focusing on the introduction and training of professionals proficient in Lao, as well as the compilation and translation of railway knowledge base and regulations into Lao. In 2017 and 2018, China Railway Kunming Group Co., Ltd. employed 13 graduates from colleges and universities majoring in Lao, provided them with railway knowledge trainings, and dispatched these new employees to 10 transportation operation units under its administration for professional knowledge learning and practices. On May 27, 2019, these new employees were allocated to the staff training station of China Railway Kunming Group Co., Ltd. for "one-on-one" guidance from professional teachers.
The training station has employed Lao language teachers from Kunming Railway Vocational and Technical College to make dialogues and communication in Lao with these new employees every week to improve their spoken language. In the daily compilation and translation, the new employees were concentrated in a classroom to facilitate communication and discussion. The station also actively applied for external practices of these new employees. It has sent 4 new employees to Beijing Jiaotong University for assisting in the translation of relevant teaching courseware.