Nike has reported that its European headquarters in Hilversum, Netherlands will remain closed for 2 days.
This comes after an employee was found to be infected with Coronavirus. The employee has now been kept in isolation and the authorities are making sure that the premises are disinfected.
The Dutch authorities have reported that there have been 10 cases of Coronavirus that have been detected since 28 February.
Earlier this week, their US headquarters based in Beaverton, Oregon were also closed for deep cleaning as a precautionary measure.
The death toll due to Coronavirus has now reached almost 3,000 with more than 90,000 cases been reported globally.
According to WeForum, while the deaths due to SARS have been way higher compared to Coronavirus, the latter has spread much more rapidly than SARS or even MERS.
A global health emergency has been declared by almost all the countries and major world economies have faced serious setbacks due to the disease.