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China's Shandong province asks firms not to resume work before Feb 10-Xinhua

SHANGHAI, Jan 31 (Reuters) - China's Shandong province has asked companies not to resume working before Feb. 10 to help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, state news agency Xinhua reported on Friday. (Reporting by Brenda Goh and Muyu Xu; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)