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China Vanke offers to halve rents for south China tenants amid virus outbreak

BEIJING, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Property developer China Vanke said on Friday that it will halve rents for commercial tenants in over 50 projects based in southern China between Feb. 1 to 29, amid a coronavirus outbreak in the country.

The company made the announcement in a statement published on one of its official WeChat accounts. (Reporting by Lusha Zhang and Brenda Goh; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)