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I guess opening a Chinese restaurant down the street wasn't such a good idea after all. Peking Cat special doesn't leave Parisians purring.

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Around 300 staff met in the morning and voted "almost unanimously" not to open, Christian Galani of the CGT labour union told AFP, leaving many would-be visitors disappointed.

The Louvre, near the banks of the Seine river in central Paris, received 9.6 million visitors last year, most of them foreigners including Americans, Chinese and Europeans.

Read more on The Local.fr:

https://www.thelocal.fr/20200301/frances-louvre-museum-closed-due-to-virus-fears

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