WORLD Tourism giant TUI says suspends 'majority' of operations on virus fears

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Tourism giant TUI says suspends 'majority' of operations on virus fears

AFP

11:22, March 16, 2020

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TUI and Jet2 have both canceled flights to Spain. (Photo: AFP)

German tourism giant TUI said Monday it was suspending the "majority" of its operations over coronavirus fears, and made a request for state aid.

In a press release, the group, which employs 70,000 people worldwide, said the move would affect its "package travel, cruises and hotel operations".

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