麒麟彩票平台-每日双语资讯!新鲜E闻6月3日

麒麟彩票平台-每日双语资讯!新鲜E闻6月3日

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1. China completes first Mount Qomolangma airborne gravity survey

China announced on Tuesday that it has completed the first high-precision airborne gravity survey for Mount Qomolangma and its surrounding region as aircraft on the mission safely returned to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.

By bringing the complicated gravity survey instruments into the air, the survey will provide data for the region’s geoid surface with centimeter-level accuracy, thus contributing to a more precise measurement of the height of the world’s highest peak.

This is the first time China has conducted such a survey and it will fill the gap in relevant data, said Chen Bin, chief of the Mount Qomolangma airborne survey project. (Xinhua)

中国首次完成珠峰区域航空重力测量

6月2日,中国自然资源部的“航空地质一号”飞机完成当天测量任务,平稳降落在拉萨贡嘎机场,这标志着中国首次完成对珠峰及周边区域的高精度航空重力测量。

据悉,当天完成的航空重力测量任务可将珠峰地区大地水准面的精度提高到厘米级,最终获得更高精度的珠峰“身高”。

珠峰高程航空测量项目负责人陈斌说,这是中国首次在珠峰及周边区域开展高精度航空重力和遥感综合测量,将填补相应数据资料的空白。

2. S.Korean gov’t revises down 2020 growth outlook to 0.1 pct

South Korea’s government revised down its 2020 economic growth outlook to 0.1 percent Monday owing to an expected economic fallout from the COVID-19 outbreak across the world.

The Ministry of Economy and Finance said that real gross domestic product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, is forecast to grow 0.1 percent this year. It was sharply down from the ministry’s previous expectation of 2.4 percent expansion unveiled six months earlier. (CGTN)

韩国将2020年经济增长预期下调至0.1%

韩国政府6月1日宣布,受新冠疫情的影响,韩国2020年经济增长预期将下调至0.1%。

韩国企划财政部当天表示,排除通货膨胀的因素,韩国今年的的实际国内生产总值为0.1%。该数字相比韩国政府年初时制定的2.4%的增长目标相差甚远。

3. French virus tracing app goes live amid debate over privacy

France is rolling out an official coronavirus contact-tracing app aimed at containing fresh outbreaks as lockdown restrictions gradually ease, becoming the first major European country to deploy the smartphone technology amid simmering debates over data privacy.

The StopCovid app launched Tuesday is now available on Apple’s App store and the Google Play store.

Civil liberties groups worry that tracing apps may violate users’ privacy. (AP)

法国发布手机应用跟踪新冠病毒 民众质疑侵犯隐私

法国政府6月2日表示,当局已推出一款追踪新冠病毒的手机应用,以便在全国解封后能够实时追踪新冠疫情。法国也是欧洲大国中首个推出该类型应用的国家。疫情追踪软件此前曾引发侵犯隐私的争议。

据悉,该款名为StopCovid的追踪软件目前已在苹果和谷歌手机商店中上线。

此前有法国公民自由团体曾表示,这款软件可能会侵犯用户隐私。

4. Greek tourism minister says all foreign visitors welcome

Greece is preparing to admit tourists from all over the world this summer but will be adhering to the advice of health experts to ensure it remains a safe destination in terms of coronavirus exposure, the country’s tourism minister said Tuesday.

Lockdown restrictions in Greece have been gradually eased to the point where life is almost back to normal.

Currently, all arriving passengers to Greece are required to undergo tests and to spend the night in a designated hotel until the results come through. (AP)

希腊旅游部:今夏将做好迎接各国游客准备

希腊旅游部6月2日表示,希腊将于今年夏天做好准备,迎接世界各地游客的到来。希腊旅游部同时表示,在接待游客的同时也将遵守公共卫生专家关于新冠疫情的建议,确保希腊成为一个安全的旅游目的地。

希腊方面目前正在逐步取消疫情限制,旨在将社会活动恢复至疫情爆发前的状态。

目前,入境希腊的外国游客仍需接受新冠病毒检测,并需在指定地点隔离以等待检测结果。

5. Boxer Floyd Mayweather to pay for George Floyd’s funeral

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services, and the family has accepted the offer.

Mayweather personally has been in touch with the family, according to Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Mayweather Promotions. He will handle costs for the funeral on June 9 in Floyd’s hometown of Houston, as well as other expenses.

Floyd, a black man, died May 25 after a white Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck while Floyd was handcuffed and saying that he couldn’t breathe. His death sparked protests in Minneapolis and around the country, some of which became violent. (AP)

拳王梅威瑟将为遭暴力执法致死的美国黑人支付葬礼费

前世界拳王梅威瑟团队的首席执行官伦纳德·埃勒比6月2日表示,梅威瑟表态愿意支付已故黑人乔治·弗洛伊德葬礼的全部费用,并且已经与弗洛伊德家人进行了沟通,其家人也已经接受了梅威瑟的善意。

据悉,弗洛伊德的葬礼将于6月9日在其家乡休斯顿举行。

乔治·弗洛伊德在5月25日遇难,一名白人警官逮捕弗洛伊德时将膝盖压在他脖子上,弗洛伊德曾表示自己无法呼吸。他的去世引发了明尼阿波利斯及全美各地的抗议活动。

6. Astronauts ring opening bell for Nasdaq from space station

The astronauts launched into orbit by SpaceX joined in the ringing of the opening bell for the Nasdaq on Tuesday to mark “a pivotal moment” for the space economy.

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken took part in the ceremony from the International Space Station, three days after their launch by Elon Musk’s company.

The two astronauts floated alongside space station commander Chris Cassidy as he rang a ship’s bell to open trading on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange. (AP)

美国宇航员在国际空间站为纳斯达克股市开钟

6月2日,三天前乘坐美国太空探索技术公司“龙”飞船抵达国际空间站的两国美国宇航员道格拉斯·赫尔利和罗伯特·本肯当天在国际空间站内参加了美国纳斯达克的开钟仪式。

国际空间站指挥官美国宇航员克里斯·卡西迪当天在两位宇航员的陪同下,在飞船内亲手敲响了开市钟声。

7. Repair starts on 2,000-year-old Great Wall section in Inner Mongolia

Repair work has been launched to rescue dilapidated parts of the 2,000-year-old Xiaoshetai section of the Great Wall, located in the city of Bayannur in north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, said local authorities.

The project to be completed by 2021 will repair a collapsed five-kilometer section of the Great Wall dating back to the Qin Dynasty (221-207 BC).

With a total length of about 240 kilometers, the Xiaoshetai Great Wall is an important part of the existing Great Wall of the Qin Dynasty. (CGTN)

中国内蒙古抢救性修缮2000多年前的秦长城

近日,中国内蒙古自治区有2000多年历史的小佘太秦长城张德禄湾段抢险加固工程开工。

据了解,此次抢险加固工程将对5公里长的秦长城墙体进行修缮,预计2021年完工。

小佘太长城是中国现存秦长城的重要组成部分,全长约有240公里。

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And now for the Question of the Day:

In which year was the butterfly stroke first contested at the Olympic swimming events?

(Answer: 1956 Summer Olympics.)

Today’s quote is from American writer Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915).

“If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.”

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