Trump Dims Hopes for New China Trade Deal

President Trump said that he is no longer thinking about negotiating a phase-two trade deal with China, saying the relationship between the countries has been badly damaged by the coronavirus pandemic.206

Singapore’s Ruling Party Keeps Hold on Power, but Opposition Gains

Singapore’s ruling party kept its hold on power in national elections, but the opposition made significant gains, capturing the highest number of seats it ever has in the tightly controlled city-state that now faces a recession stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.