Reuters3h ago / 9:09 AM UTCGuatemala will ban arrivals from the United States and Canada starting Monday in order to fight the spread of coronavirus, the country’s president, Alejandro Giammattei, said in a televised address Friday. Earlier in the week, the country banned arrivals from European countries, China, Iran, South KoreaGuatemala announced its first case of confirmed coronavirus infection on Friday.Elsewhere the region, Venezuela confirmed its first two cases of the coronavirus Friday prompting neighboring Colombia to close its shared border from Saturday morning.Colombian President Ivan Duque also said late Friday that the country, which has 16 confirmed cases as of Saturday, would not allow visitors who have been in Europe or Asia from entering the country.Bolivia, Paraguay and Peru all suspended European flights in the past week.Phil Helsel3h ago / 9:17 AM UTCApple closing all stores outside ChinaApple is closing all its retail stores outside China until March 27 in order to protect workers and help stop the spread of the coronavirus illness COVID-19, the company announced early Saturday. The company is also committing $15 million to help with the worldwide response to the crisis, CEO Tim Cook said. Apple’s stores in China have already re-opened. The company said it learned lessons about best practices


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