By contrast, other European countries started to reopen their borders. Germany said it would lift warnings and allow its citizens to travel abroad from June 15th; it is pushing neighbouring countries to agree on common standards for social distancing. Greece and Italy will allow tourism from June, and Spain from July 1st. Cyprus offered to repay some holiday costs to tourists if they contract COVID-19 while visiting the country.
相比之下，其他欧洲国家开始重新开放边境 。德国表示将从6月15日起解除警告并允许其公民出国旅行；它正在推动邻国就社交距离的共同标准达成一致 。希腊和意大利将从6月开始开放旅游业，西班牙将从7月1日开始恢复旅游 。塞浦路斯表示，如果游客在该国旅游期间感染了新冠肺炎，该国将返还部分度假费用 。
The European Commission proposed a new seven-year budget for the eu that includes a 750bn euros ($825bn) post-COVID recovery fund. The fund would distribute to member states 500bn euros in grants and 250bn euros in loans, and would be financed by borrowing based on guarantees provided by national governments. The plan builds on ideas proposed by France and Germany, but Austria, Denmark, the Netherlands and Sweden, the “frugal four”, are sceptical.
欧盟委员会为欧盟提出了新的七年预算，其中包括7500亿欧元(8250亿美元)的抗疫复苏基金 。该基金将向成员国发放5000亿欧元的赠款和2500亿欧元的贷款，并将通过各国政府提供担保的借款方式筹集资金 。该计划基于法国和德国的提议，但奥地利、丹麦、荷兰和瑞典这四个“节俭的国家”对此表示怀疑 。
A judge on British Columbia’s Supreme Court ruled that extradition proceedings brought by the United States against Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei, a Chinese telecoms giant, could continue. The decision means she cannot go home. Her arrest in Vancouver in December 2018 provoked a diplomatic row between Canada and China.
不列颠哥伦比亚省最高法院的一名法官裁定，美国对中国电信巨头华为首席财务官孟晚舟提起的引渡程序可以继续进行 。这个决定意味着她无法回家 。她于2018年12月在温哥华被捕，引发了加拿大和中国之间的外交争端 。
Two women became the first same-sex couple to marry in Costa Rica, immediately after it became legal. The ceremony was shown on a three-hour television broadcast about marriage equality.
在同性婚姻合法化后不久，哥斯达黎加的两名女性成为该国第一对结婚的同性伴侣 。这场婚礼在一个关于婚姻平等的三小时电视节目中播出 。
Countries in the Americas are the new centre of the pandemic, according to the who. Infections and deaths in Mexico have doubled over the past two weeks. Brazil now has the world’s second-highest number of cases, prompting the United States (more than 100,000 deaths) to ban non-American travellers who have been to the country.
据世界卫生组织称，美洲国家是新的大流行中心 。过去两周，墨西哥的感染和死亡人数翻了一番 。巴西目前的病例数量位居世界第二，这促使美国(超过10万人死亡)禁止去过巴西的非美籍游客入境 。
Russia has also reported sharp increases in confirmed cases and deaths over two weeks; the actual numbers are thought to be much higher.
Spain revised its death toll down by more than 1,900 because of “duplicates” and wrongly attributed deaths.
A test-and-trace system was introduced in England.
India resumed domestic flights, amid much confusion at airports about whether planes would be allowed to land in certain states.
The hospital obviously needs to balance the budget each year.
German domestic consumption buoyed the German economy.
We always left his office in a state of confusion.
We were introduced by a mutual friend.