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VIRUS OUTBREAK

China pushes firms to get back to work even as virus fears persist

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For the past 10 days, the Chinese government has been vocal in advocating for factories and offices to open their doors after having been shut for up to a month.

Beijing

CHINA is pushing its companies to get back to work as the number of new daily Covid-19 cases outside of Wuhan - the epicentre of the novel coronavirus - is dropping significantly.

However, that might be easier said than done with more than 200 million workers yet to return...