PM: US-China trade war eclipsed by Covid-19 pandemic

Published on 21 Nov 2020 1:04:38 PM

At a press conference after the Apec Leaders Meeting on Friday, Malaysian Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the trade war between the United States and China had been eclipsed by the ongoing fight against Covid-19 worldwide.

“The health risks and of course, its impact on the global economic ecosystem have been the major priority agenda for all Apec economies this year. So, we discussed mostly how build with the issues of this pandemic,” he said.