1 min read.Updated: 01 Feb 2020, 02:05 PM ISTAgencies
Apple will shut down all stores in China until 9 February, 2020
Current coronavirus death toll has increased to over 250 from a week ago
Apple Inc on Saturday said it has decided to shut down all of its official stores in mainland China until Feb 9., as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted and the death toll more than doubled to over 250 from a week ago.
"Our thoughts are with the people most immediately affected by the coronavirus and with those working around the clock to study and contain it," Apple said in a statement.