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Named the most vulnerable to fatal 2019 coronavirus-nCoV sectors of the economy — most from its spread can suffer tourism, trade and services in the affected countries. This is the Agency “Prime” with reference to the managing Director of the international rating Agency Moody’s of ATSI Sheth.
“In the case of the spread of the disease may have economic consequences, as was the case with the SARS epidemic in 2003. The spread of the virus could weaken consumer demand and affect the tourism, travel, Commerce, and services sectors in the affected countries. The pressure on the health sector also may increase”, — quotes Agency the words of the analyst.
The first case of infection of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS, or atypical pneumonia) was recorded in 2003 in China’s Guangdong province. Within two months the virus has spread to neighboring Hong Kong and Vietnam, all of it affected the residents of 30 States, including Russia. According to who, there were 8437 cases, 813 of those infected died.
According to recent reports, noted more than 4,5 thousand cases of infection 2019-nCoV has killed 106 people. Most infected people are discovered in China, the first in Wuhan. Cases of infection have also been recorded in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, USA, Germany, Australia. In Russia of cases not yet discovered. The virus is transmitted from person to person, its symptoms are fever and fatigue, coughing with phlegm.
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