Disneyland Paris Cast Member Tests Positive for Coronavirus, Disneyland Shanghai Partially Reopens
A Disneyland Paris cast member tests positive for the coronavirus, and Disneyland Shanghai opens parts of its resorts again.
The BBC reports that a maintenance staff member at Disneyland Paris has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). This staff member had no contact with guests, and they're tracking down other cast members they had contact with. Disney released a statement almost identical to the one they released for Walt Disney World about measures it's taking to combat the virus at its' parks, which you can read here.
On the other side of the world, Disneyland Shanghai partially reopens after closing in January at the start of the Coronavirus outbreak in China.
Shanghai Disneyland Remains Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice
Disneytown, Wishing Star Park and Shanghai Disneyland Hotel Re-open with Limited Operations - March 09, 2020
Shanghai Disneyland remains closed as we continue to closely monitor health and safety conditions and follow the direction of government regulators. However, as the first step of a phased reopening, Shanghai Disney Resort will partially resume operations on March 9, 2020 with a limited number of shopping, dining, and recreational experiences available in Disneytown, Wishing Star Park and Shanghai Disneyland Hotel. Each of these resort locations will operate under limited capacity and reduced hours of operation. The Disney Car and Coach Park and the Disneytown Parking Lot will also reopen.
The resort will provide an extensive range of measures, designed to ensure a safe and healthy experience for all guests, Cast Members and Disneytown tenant employees, including strict and comprehensive approaches on sanitization, disinfection and cleanliness. In accordance with relevant regulations, every guest entering Shanghai Disney Resort will be required to undergo temperature screening procedures upon their arrival, will need to present their Health QR Code when entering dining venues, and will be required to wear a mask during their entire visit. Guests will also be reminded to maintain respectful social distances at all times while in stores, queues and restaurants.
Please refer to the Shanghai Disney Resort official website and app for the operation hours of Disneytown and Wishing Star Park.