Globalization Partners International, LLC (GPI)

GPI was founded in 2001 in Washington, DC USA by a team of language and technology professionals with a history of delivering comprehensive document, software and website translation and localization services to companies around the world. After many years of supporting clients in the region, in 2009 GPI opened its Middle East and Africa headquarters in Dubai, UAE to support its clients based in, and doing business in the Middle East and Africa.

Globalization Partners International, FZ-LLC (GPI, FZ-LLC)

GPI, FZ-LLC is based in the United Arab Emirates in Dubai Media City (DMC) the region’s largest hub for media companies including, CNN, BBC, Forbes and Sony Pictures, to name a few. Adjacent to Dubai Media City is Dubai Internet City, home to companies such as Facebook, Google and LinkedIn. These two business parks combined with Dubai’s seven other business clusters, offer a perfect environment for GPI UAE to support clients and find localization services talent in the region.

Languages Translated and Content Localized

GPI-UAE routinely provides translation, copywriting and localization services into and from a range of languages including:

Afrikaans Afroasiatic Amharic Arabic Basque
Berber Catalan Chinese Simplified Chinese Traditional Czech
Danish Dari Dutch English Farsi
Finnish French German Greek Hebrew
Hungarian Igbo Indonesian Italian Japanese
Kiswahili Korean Kurdish Norwegian Oromo
Pashto Polish Portuguese Russian Sesothi
Slovenian Somali Spanish Swahili Swati
Swedish Thai Tajiki Turkish Vietnamese
Xhosa Yoruba Zulu

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Translation and Content Creation Professionals

GPI’s teams of language and technology professionals serving the MENA region come from a variety of countries including Egypt, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Iraq, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.

All translation and copywriting services are completed by professional, native-speaking writing teams utilizing state-of-the-art glossary and translation memory tools.

GPI’s translators and copywriters are:

  •  native-speakers of the language they translate/copywrite
  •  subject-matter experts in select fields
  •  proficient using state-of-the-art CAT tools for translation memory, authoring, and linguistic reference
  •  graduates from top translation and writing programs and universities worldwide

In order to support the growing needs of our clients for many African and Middle Eastern languages, GPI has opened offices in Dubai, UAE and Cairo, Egypt to support our clients doing business in the Middle East and Africa. GPI has built teams of professional native speakers for many of the African and Middle Eastern languages whether national or indigenous, who are available to help companies with their language copywriting, translations, website localization and global SEO needs.

MENA Countries Served

Middle East

Middle East

Bahrain Cyprus Egypt Iran
Iraq Israel Jordan Kuwait
Lebanon Northern Cyprus Oman Palestine
Qatar Saudi Arabia Syria Turkey
United Arab Emirates Yemen

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Algeria Egypt Malawi Seychelles
Angola Equatorial Guinea Mali Sierra Leone
Benin Eritrea Mauritania Somalia
Botswana Ethiopia Mauritius South Africa
Burkina Faso Gabon Morocco Sudan- South Sudan
Burundi Gambia Mozambique Swaziland
Cameroon Ghana Nambia Tanzania
Cape Verde Guinea Niger Togo
Central African Republic Guinea-Bissau Nigeria Tunisia
Chad Kenya Réunion Uganda
Comoros Lesotho Rwanda Western Sahara
Democratic Republic of Congo Liberia Saint Helena Zambia
Congo Libya São Tomé and Príncipe Zimbabwe
Côte d’Ivoire Madagascar Senegal

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Get in touch with us

You may contact GPI Global HQ at or by calling a local office number with your specific questions about which languages will help you succeed in the Middle East and Africa’s diverse cultural and linguistic landscapes.

You may also request a complimentary Translation Services Quote for your project here.