The departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFEThe departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFE
The departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFE

Letters | Will the coronavirus epidemic and trade war make each nation an island once again?

  • The Covid-19 epidemic further fragments an already divided world. Trade and travel have been curtailed. ‘Us versus them’ disharmony is rearing its ugly head as people scramble for masks and other items

Topic |   European Union
The departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFEThe departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFE
The departure hall of Terminal 2 at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan is deserted on February 22. The Covid-19 outbreak has hit Taiwan’s tourism and aviation sectors hard. Photo: EPA-EFE
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