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發佈日期:2021/02/22

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本節目內容節錄自ICRT EZ News 的新聞,110年2月22日18:20的News Online節目將為大家一起研讀ICRT 110年2月17日及18日的新聞內容來和大家分享,分別為:

 

  1. ESA Holds Recruitment Drive with Diversity         

歐洲太空總署舉行多元化招聘活動

 

內文:

The European Space Agency is holding its first astronaut recruitment drive in

11 years and says greater diversity is one of the goals.

 

The European equivalent of NASA is seeking to recruit more women astronauts

this year, as well as people with disabilities who have always dreamed of

going into space.

 

agency:機構、辦事處(institution, organization)

European Space Agency:歐洲太空總署

astronaut:太空人

recruitment:招募

drive:活動(演習、駕駛、驅力、車道)

diversity:多元化、多樣性

equivalent of:相當於

NASA:National Aeronautics and Space Administration 的縮寫,中文翻譯為:美國國家航空暨太空總署(成立時間: 1958年7月29日,2020年度的年度預算額為226.29億美元)

disabilities:身障(殘障)人士

 

The application process, agency officials say, will take some 18 months

before a handful (少數,少量of astronauts are selected.

 

Out of 560 people who have gone into space, only 65 have been women.

 

Of those 65 women, 51 were American.

 

And the ESA has sent only two women into space.

 

application process:申請程序

a handful :少數,少量

 

 

 

  1. Cabinet Approves Multi-Billion-Dollar Plan to Assist Domestic Pork Sector      

行政院批准了數十億美元的計劃以協助國內養豬產業

 

內文:

The Cabinet has approved over 10-billion N-T in funding to assist the local

pork industry.

 

The move comes amid concerns by local pig farmers about the government's

decision to allow imports of U-S pork containing the ractopamine.

 

The Cabinet:行政院(內閣)

amid:在…之中

concerns:擔憂

containing:含有

the ractopamine:萊克多巴胺(是一種β促效劑(β-agonist)藥物,用以助長豬、牛、火雞生出瘦肉,減少體脂肪。是瘦肉精中最常见的一種,其肉品殘留毒性遠低於具有相同功能的其他動物飼料添加物。)

 

And the plan includes provisions to develop a cold chain logistics system,

increase cold storage capacity and help slaughterhouses come into compliance

(遵守;依從) with the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points - an

internationally used food management system.

 

The Council of Agriculture is expected to detail an eight-point plan to

upgrade and transform the domestic pork sector over the next four years at

press conference later today.

 

the plan:指「養豬產業全面轉型升級並建構肉品冷鏈示範體系」產業輔導方案

provision:條款、規定

a cold chain logistics system肉品冷鏈後勤體系(logistics:後勤。例如:We need to look at the logistics of the whole aid operation.

我們需要審視整個援助行動的後勤保障工作。)

storage:冷藏

slaughterhouses:屠宰場

compliance:遵守;依從

the Hazard Analysisand Critical Control Point:國際食品安全管制系統,又稱危害分析重要管制點(Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points,簡稱:HACCP)是一種以科學為依據,保證加工系統流程的食品安全。該系統的重點是以預防的角度來生產最低危害風險的產品以供人類使用。

HazardAnalysis:危害分析

Critical Control Points:重要管制點

The Council of Agriculture:農業委員會

to detail:詳細說明

to upgrade:升級

to transform:改造

the domestic pork sector:國內養豬行業

press conference:記者會(新聞發布會)

 

 

 

  1. MOFA Seeking to Work with New WTO Chief to Strengthen Trade System    

外交部尋求與新加入世貿組織的領導人合作以加強貿易體系

 

內文:

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is welcoming the election of Ngozi

Okonjo-Iweala as the new head of the World Trade Organization and says Taiwan

will seek to work with her to strengthen the international trade system.

 

According to ministry spokeswoman Joanne Ou, Taiwan has long been a supporter

of free trade and a rules-based system, and will work with Okonjo-Iweala to

strengthen such a multilateral (多國(或多方)參加的,多國(或多方)間的)

trade system.

 

the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:外交部

to seek to:尋求

to strengthen:加強

multilateral:多國(或多方)參加的、多國(或多方)間的

 

Ou says Okonjo-Iweala held two virtual meetings with representatives from

Taiwan during her election campaign and both sides exchanged views on the

future path of the W-T-O, members' rights and the welfare and balancing act of

major economies' influences.

 

virtual meeting:視訊(虛擬)會議

representative:代表

campaign:活動

path:道路(方向)

to exchanged views on:就(某議題)交換意見

welfare:權益

balancing:平衡

 

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