The company decided to temporarily close the factory.
Samsung Electronics has reported a case of COVID-19 coronavirus in a smartphone factory in Kumi, southeast South Korea. The fact that because of the coronavirus in the Republic of Korea had to close the enterprise, it became known on Saturday, February 22.
The factory, which produces the latest models of Samsung Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Z Flip smartphones, is closed due to the threat of a coronavirus outbreak until Monday, February 24.
At the enterprise, access to the workplace where the infected worker worked was prohibited until the morning of February 25.
Samsung said that all employees who came into contact with an employee infected with coronavirus passed tests for coronavirus, were screened, and quarantined.
The city of Kumi is located near Daegu, the center of the largest outbreak of coronavirus in South Korea.
South Korea is the third most widespread epidemic of coronavirus infection after KNI and Japan.
According to South Korean doctors, on Saturday, February 22, the number of coronavirus infected in the country reached 433 people more than doubled.
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