Apple Inc mentioned late on Friday it should shut all its retail shops, besides these in Greater China, for the following two weeks to reduce the chance of coronavirus transmission.
“In all of our places of work, we’re transferring to versatile work preparations worldwide exterior of Greater China,” he added. “That means crew members ought to work remotely if their job permits.”
Apple reopened all 42 of its branded shops in China on Friday.
The firm’s donations to the worldwide coronavirus response, to assist deal with those that are sick and to assist reduce the financial and group impacts, reached $15 million on Friday, Cook wrote within the letter.
More than 138,000 folks have been contaminated worldwide and over 5,000 have died, in accordance to a Reuters tally of presidency bulletins.
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