Novel Coronavirus: Airlines hit hard by ban on travellers from China

From Morning Report, 8:16 am on 3 February 2020

A travel agent says the two-week ban on foreign nationals travelling from or through mainland China entering New Zealand will hit the airlines hard.

The Prime Minister announced the ban yesterday joining the US, Australia Singapore, Japan and Vietnam. 

It's a bid to stop the deadly Wuhan coronavirus which has killed more than 300 people since it emerged in China last month.

Brent Thomas from the House of Travel speaks to Susie Ferguson.