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American chain of fast food restaurants Burger King has decided to close half of its restaurants in China. Without food the people of China will leave due to the spread of a previously unknown coronavirus, which causes fatal pneumonia, according to Bloomberg.
“In most cases, restaurants are closed at the request of local authorities”, — said the Chairman of Directors of the company josé Forces. About what the consequences of this can lead he did not speak. A total falsity in China had about 1.3 thousand signature restaurants.
Earlier in February, on the reduction of the presence in China Adidas has announced. A company representative indicated that the situation in China, which is the leading market for the brand, has a negative impact on the company’s business. “However, it is too early to estimate the extent of this impact,” he said. Prior to this, Starbucks has suspended work two thousand coffee-houses in the country. Similar measures have been taken, the network of restaurants “McDonald’s” closing of the restaurants.
An outbreak of coronavirus occurred in China at the end of 2019, as of February 11, the death toll from the virus has exceeded a thousand people. The country has infected more than 42.5 thousand people. In Russia in protection from disease are going to hold a prayer service.
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