Causing panic in Tourism afraid of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)
The new coronavirus in China can cause serious financial implications, if the spread of the spread "panic", today warned the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)………
"Past cases have shown that the closure of airports, cancellation of flights and closing borders are often more significant economic impact than,what the epidemic itself ", He said in a statement the president of WTTC Gloria Guevara.
Stressing the need for "rapid activation of effective emergency measures", The Guevara stressed the importance of a 'quick, precise and transparent information in order to reduce panic and mitigate the negative economic impact ".
"Limiting the spreading of an unnecessary panic is equally important to limit the virus itself", Estimate Guevara, while China intensified efforts to stem the spread of the virus appeared in December in the market Ouchan (central China).
Over 40 million people are confined to their towns and many popular attractions, as parts of the Great Wall, closed for visitors. The virus has killed at 26 people from total 830 which have so far been infected, of which 177 They are in serious condition, according to the latest official account.