“Closure” in the news

Example collocations

announced the closure
following the closure
temporary closure
until closure
until its closure

Publications and example sentences

· Hong Kong courts groan under weight of protest trials  
A three-month closure of most of the court system during the coronavirus outbreak compounded delays.  Copy example sentence
· New wave of US layoffs feared as coronavirus pain deepens  
In addition to the spill over to segments of the economy not initially impacted by the closure of nonessential businesses, some economists said initial claims were staying elevated also because of backlogs from the flood of applications that overwhelmed state unemployment offices.  Copy example sentence
The Japan Times
· South Korea coronavirus cases jump to highest since early April  
The spreading outbreak and warehouse closures come as Coupang and other e-commerce firms scramble to keep up with a surge in orders as more people opted to shop from home during the coronavirus outbreak, despite the absence of a strict lockdown.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· Palmer adds Queensland to WA High Court legal bid over border closures  
Billionaire Clive Palmer is taking on his home state as well as Western Australia over their border closures.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· MedMen Enterprises, Inc. (MMNFF) Interim CEO Tom Lynch on Q3 2020 - Earnings Call Transcript  
Just with respect to the ongoing efforts to optimize the retail portfolio and you discussed about the temporary closure of five stores in Florida subsequent to the quarter.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· 'Gutting': News Corp Australia's newspaper print closures will leave 'thousands of stories' untold  
Devoted readers and former staff of Australia’s local newspapers have expressed their grief at News Corp Australia’s announcement of significant job cuts and the print closure of more than 100 local and regional newspapers.  Copy example sentence
The Japan Times
· Tokyo Tower reopens after coronavirus shutdown — but you may have to climb to the top  
Tokyo Tower, one of the capital’s major sightseeing spots, reopened its observatories Thursday following nearly two months of closure as the country carefully moves toward regaining normality following the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Plantronics, Inc. (PLT) Interim CEO Bob Hagerty on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
To that end, in our June quarter, we expect to book a restructuring charge of 25 million to 35 million that will cover office closures and headcount reductions.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Coherent, Inc. (COHR) CEO Andy Mattes on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
The net inventory balance at the end of the fiscal second quarter was approximately $457 million, an increase of $7 million, primarily due to an increase in finished goods as a result of closures in the shipping and receiving departments of some of our customers due to COVID-19.  Copy example sentence