The mobile world Congress in Barcelona cancelled due to coronavirus COVID-19

due to the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 the organizers of the largest international mobile industry exhibition Mobile World Congress overturned the holding of the forum in Barcelona this year. The next event is scheduled for 2021.

Previously, more than 20 companies, including giants such as Ericsson, Sony, LG, Nokia, Orange, Vodafo, refused to participate in the Congress. Currently in Spain confirmed only two cases of infection with coronavirus, both of the patients are foreigners infected outside the country, reports RIA Novosti.

the Largest mobile industry exhibition Mobile World Congress held annually in Barcelona since 2006. This year it was held in the period from 24 to 27 February.

it was reported that the Chinese authorities at the end of last year informed the world health organization (who) about the outbreak in the city of Wuhan pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus. To date, the total number of confirmed cases in China has exceeded 44 thousand, more than 1.1 thousand people died.