The World Health Organization says there’s no need for anyone to restrict travel to South Korea because of medical concerns. But many travelers have been changing their plans, and that’s just part of the continuing cost of the MERS virus. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome—MERS—is taking a heavy toll on South Korea’s economy.
Nearly two hundred people have been diagnosed with the disease…nearly 30 have died.