2020 SCO Expo delayed after Qingdao reports new local COVID-19 cases

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The 2020 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) International Investment and Trade Expo has been postponed due to the need for COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control, the organizers said on Monday.

Qingdao, the host city for the 2020 SCO Expo, in east China's Shandong Province, reported six new local COVID-19 cases on Monday.

The event was originally scheduled to take place from October 16 to 18.