Lao Translation Services

Lao Translation Services

Based in the heart of South East Asia, SEATONGUE is well-placed to provide quality Lao translation services at competitive prices and with impressive turnaround speeds. Because all our processes are client centred we can not only provide services customised to our customers’ needs, we are flexible enough to work with all industries and niches and offer services across all formats (translation of documents, face to face translation, DTP and engineering to name but a few).

The Lao Language

The official language of Laos, Lao is considered a tonal language and a close relative of the languages found in Thailand’s north-eastern Isan region. It is split into 5 separate dialects but standard Lao is so close to native Thai that speakers of the two languages can readily understand one another. The five dialects are:


SEATONGUE Lao translation services offer more than just a suitable language pairing. As industry leaders in Asian translation services we have become specialists in localisation. One of our main strengths is we have in-country and in-house linguists across Asia. Consequently, our localisation services are refined and streamlined to satisfy dialect, culture and linguistic nuances.

“SEATONGUE provide an unmatched resource of in-house linguists across Asia”

Our main services are:

Translation (including editing; review; proof reading; TM creation; Terminology Management; alignment; quality assessment and transcription)
DTP ( including Typesetting/layout; graphics editing; content tagging; data conversion; content management
Engineering (including software localisation; e-learning localisation; conversion; linguistic testing; software testing; Help engineering; Flash engineering.
On contacting SEATONGUE you will be allocated a dedicated Project Manager who will match your business needs and goals to our resources. As well as providing native Lao speakers we will take into account holistic background knowledge and skills needed to translate in your industry. We also take into account engineering and technology skills needed depending upon which the translation is being made. In this way we offer services for all industries including:

We have worked with high-profile brands such as:

Microsoft, Dell, IBM and HP
Nokia, LG, Samsung and Sony Ericsson
Ford, Honda, Mitsibushi and BMW
Bosch Siemens, DuPont and Schindler
Epson, Nikon, Toshiba and Sony

How do I get started?

Fill in the form on our website giving us a brief idea as to what Lao translation services you are looking for. You will then be allocated a Project Manager who will consult with you and get to know your requirements in more detail.