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WeWork closes 25 shared offices in China over coronavirus

Temperature checks and masks required at open locations

A WeWork office in Beijing: China is a key market for the coworking startup.   © Reuters

NEW YORK -- WeWork operator We Co. has temporarily closed 25 of its 115 shared workspaces in greater China to help prevent the further spread of the new coronavirus.

The company is complying with government guidance on when to reopen the shuttered locations, including ones in such cities as Hangzhou, Shenzhen, Chengdu and Wuhan.

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