21 February 2020 – Airlines continuing to reduce routes and ask employees to take unpaid leave

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Type of Intervention: Travel restriction
Sectors Involved: Airport restriction
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: South Korean airlines have said they will reduce more routes and ask employees to take unpaid leave as the spread of the novel coronavirus is impacting travel. With no clear end in sight for the COVID-19 outbreak, local airlines began to suspend or reduce their flights early this month to adjust to weak demand on domestic and international routes.
Full details here: http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20200221000249