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From K-pop to cars, coronavirus hits South Korea business

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In better times: Fans of South Korean K-Pop group Super Junior attend a concert in Shanghai.   © Reuters

SEOUL -- The morning commute into Seoul from the nearby suburb of Ilsan used to take as long as an hour and a half by car. Now the trip can be made in about 30 minutes.

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