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When a parent-subsidiary relationship exists between two companies in different countries using different currencies, the act or practice of changing the financial statements of the subsidiary to conform to the accounting standards of the parent's country, as well as re-denominating the subsidiary's currency into the parent's currency. According to the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the United States, the translation of a foreign currency to U.S. dollars must be accurate as of the date on the financial statement. If there have been substantial changes to the exchange rate since that date, the consolidated financial statement must note this.

translation

The expression of amounts denominated in one currency in terms of another currency by using the rate at which two currencies are exchanged. For example, a firm with foreign operations might express sales made in German marks in terms of U.S. dollars. Also called foreign currency translation.
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These narrative gaps left from mistranslation, as noted above, employ the logic of nonequivalency, which rejects the duality of superior and inferior social roles.
The political implications of these acts of mistranslation become most apparent when we remember that similar wide-scale rumours and conspiracy theories concerning the introduction of new rifle cartridges (waxed with beef and pork tallow, and therefore 'polluting' to Hindu and Muslim soldiers) provided the political impetus for the popular anti-colonial rebellion or 'Mutiny' of 1857.
For Ron Padgett, "the exact word" is a result of a long collaborative adventure that is the fruit of mistranslation, collaborative poems, accurate translations, teaching, editing, and writing a poetry that draws on all of these elements.
Back-translations are an efficient means of detecting omissions and mistranslations.
This is undoubtedly a mistranslation of doll furniture.
Cheyfitz sees in this a rewriting of the "script of foreign policy," a rewriting that leads not only to a mistranslation of American Indian cultures, but in some cases to a "repression of the problem of translation" that gives rise to a "foreign policy of forgetfulness" (9).
My group will test the hypothesis by 1) generating and characterizing mouse models of cytoplasmic and mitochondrial mistranslation to be able to address our questions in different tissues.
Unlike other industries where a mistranslation might lead to a relatively small misunderstanding, or at the worst, a small financial cost to re-print the documents, healthcare mistranslations could lead to more serious medical issues.
Any mention of it would therefore have been a mistranslation," he said.
It was supposed to say Born Fashion, but a mistranslation from Arabic to English led to the error.
Added Sean: "A lot of this is bullshit, mistranslation.
This act of mistranslation is a central motif for Kim, whose works can explore dislocation and the misunderstandings that arise from geographical dissonance and personal relationships.