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Glass only half full as New Zealand's bars reopen

May 21, 2020 - 5:15 PM

A pub owner in New Zealand says bars and nightclubs will face a difficult time adjusting to an era of physical distancing and contact tracing

A bartender works at the bar on the first day of re-opening after establishments were shut for two months due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Wellington on May 21, 2020. - Bars across New Zealand reopened on May 21 following on from retailers and schools to complete the country's emergence from a strict COVID-19 lockdown that began in late March. (Photo by Marty MELVILLE / AFP)