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From English-only content to translating in 10+ languages, Lexigo's tech-enabled approach gives ANZ scalable enterprise-level translation to rapid new market launches.
As one of Australia's 'big-4', ANZ operates globally and offers a range of commercial and retail banking services in a variety of languages.
Multicultural Melbourne: your business guide.
With a growing population comprised of people from all different cultures and backgrounds you, it can be difficult to know how to navigate the diverse landscape of Melbourne, Australia.
However, this multiculturalism is exactly what makes Melbourne such a fantastic city to visit and do business in.
Regularly ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Liveability Index as the most liveable city in the world, Melbourne is known for its diversity, safety, culture, and proud status as a UNESCO City of Literature. The city’s diverse population is partly due to the multiple waves of migration, beginning with European settlers coming in the 1830s, displacing the indigenous Kulin Nation.
In fact, the 2016 Census revealed that approximately 33% of Australians were not born in Australia. As the hub of multicultural events and experiences in the nation, the city is a popular destination for visitors from around the world.
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Language in Melbourne.
With a population of approximately 4,936,349, Melbourne is the second-most populated city in Australia, and the most populated in the state of Victoria. As the home to almost 20% of Australia’s population, Melbourne is an important fixture to the nations business world.
Here are some fast facts about language in Melbourne from recent census data:
While English is the de facto national language, over 250 languages are spoken in Melburnian households. Among those most common are Greek, Italian, and Mandarin.
The majority of Australians born outside of Australia were born in England, New Zealand, China, India, and the Philippines.
The population of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders is approximately 650,000, or 2.8%. This is a .3% increase since 2011.
Australians born outside the country are most likely to live in New South Wales. Victoria (Melbourne's home state) is a close second with a 27.3% foreign-born to New South Wales' 34%.
Melbourne business tips.
Beyond using native Melburnian translators, there remains a breadth of information that can help you thrive in the Australian business world. Here are a few tips that will aid you in everything from casual conversation to large presentations.
Respect for Australia
If you want more information about Australian slang, Nomads World has a fantastic beginners guide with 125 terms.
Unsure about doing business in Melbourne? This article will help you make an informed decision about whether or not the city is right for you and your business.
For more information on Melbourne as a city, abc.net has an article about Melbourne being named the worlds most liveable city.
tripsavvy.com has a really informative article that provides tons of great tips about doing business in Australia, including hand gestures, punctuality, and more.