Toshiba to temporarily close factories, offices in Japan

The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen behind cherry blossoms at the company's headquarters in Tokyo

TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp <6502.T> on Wednesday said it will temporarily close factories and offices in Japan from May 6 to May 15, allowing as many as 76,000 to stay at home as the coronavirus spreads, Kyodo newswire reported.

(Reporting by Tim Kelly; Editing by Kirsten Donovan)