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Chinese nationals in SA worried as Coronavirus outbreak hits their businesses

5 February 2020 12:58 PM
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EWN reporter Mia Lindeque reflects on the impact the virus is having on the Chinese community living in the country.

The Chinese community living in South Africa is being impacted by the coronavirus outbreak.

Chinese nationals living in South Africa have told Eyewitness News that they're conscious of the effect the coronavirus and the impact the virus has on their businesses.

RELATED: No decision to evacuate South Africans stuck in coronavirus-hit Wuhan - Dirco

It is estimated that more than 400 people have died from the virus, the vast majority of them in mainland China.

Clement Manyathela chats to EWN reporter Mia Lindeque who has spoken to some Chinese community in South Africa.

I spoke to a Chinese businessman who says he feels that they have been treated differently by South Africans now that the Coronavirus has sent shock waves throughout the world.

Mia Lindeque, Reporter - EWN

Listen below to the full conversation:


5 February 2020 12:58 PM
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chinese nationals in SA
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