Australia considers travel bans on South Korea and

Coronavirus crisis: Australia considers travel bans for South Korea and as Scott Morrison speaks to Coles and Woolworths about potential supply chain disaster Australia considering travel bans for South Korea and amid coronavirus  Scott Morrison asked for reassessment of travel and border control arrangement Prime Minister has been consulting with Woolworths and Coles about supply

By Daily Mail Australia Reporter

Published: 01:51 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 04:56 GMT, 3 March 2020

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Australia is considering travel bans for South Korea and where coronavirus outbreaks have taken hold.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday asked for a reassessment of travel and border control arrangement for higher risk groups in those countries.

'I would note that those cases are quite different to some of the others because we are dealing with more advanced health systems in those places,' he told reporters in Canberra on Tuesday.

'We will continue to look to the health advice, which has not been - up until this point - to make any changes to those arrangements.'

Australia is considering travel bans for South Korea and Italy where coronavirus outbreaks have taken hold

Australia is considering travel bans for South Korea and where coronavirus outbreaks have taken hold

The prime minister has also consulted with supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths, with the fallout affecting global supply chains and consumer behaviour.

Mr Morrison said Treasury was working with other government agencies to come up with a plan to boost the economy.

'It will be a targeted plan. It will be a measured plan. It will be a scalable plan,' he said.

'It will be targeted on the real diagnosis of the economic issue we are looking to confront here.'

Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday asked for a reassessment of travel and border control arrangement for Italy and South Korea

Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday asked for a reassessment of travel and border control arrangement for and

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