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Samsung closes plant in South Korea after confirmed Wuhan coronavirus case

Christian Fernsby |
Samsung Electronics shut one of its mobile device factories in South Korea after a worker tested positive for the coronavirus, the Yonhap news agency reported, citing a company official.

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Topics: SAMSUNG    PLANT    SOUTH KOREA    WUHAN    CORONAVIRUS   

The factory in Gumi, close to Daegu where most of the South Korean virus cases have been confirmed, was temporarily closed last month after an earlier case was discovered.

The floor where the infected employee worked will reopen on Tuesday afternoon, Yonhap said.


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