Health and safety concerns caused by the coronavirus strain have raised issues for the MWC in Barcelona. As more companies drop out, questions about the viability of the show as a whole have been raised.
February 14, 2020, is more than Valentine's day this year. It's also the day the GSMA could decide the fate of Mobile World Congress 2020. Due to all the cancelations and fears of spreading the coronavirus, it may decide to cancel the conference this year.
Vivo has confirmed that it will not be attending Mobile World Congress due to coronavirus worries. The brand was scheduled to unveil a new phone at the conference, but it will now launch the device at a later date.