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Kia Motors halts work at factories near Seoul as workers contract virus

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Kia Motors 000270.KS has suspended production at all of its factories near Seoul from late on Wednesday as eight of its workers have tested positive for the new coronavirus, a union official said.

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The factory produces Kia’s Carnival SUV and its Rio small car, among other models.

Kia Motors did not have an immediate comment when contacted by Reuters.

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Source: reuters