Chinatown merchants blame fears over coronavirus for drastic decline in business

By Allyson Blair | February 11, 2020 at 4:49 PM HST – Updated February 11 at 5:17 PM HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – Businesses in Honolulu’s Chinatown are reporting a drastic drop in sales ― as Chinatowns across the U.S. have turned into virtual ghost towns because of irrational fears of infection. Shop owners say growing…