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Analysts doubt the truce will lead to a sustained easing of tensions while lingering uncertainty could dampen corporate spending appetite and global growth.
Rubio and Democratic U.S. Senator Mark Warner urged Trump to not use Huawei as a bargaining chip for trade negotiations.
Demand could also have been boosted by owners looking for replacement homes after selling their apartments to property companies for redevelopment.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to help Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman with a sweeping reform plan.
The world's two largest economies are in the midst of a bitter trade war, which has seen them level increasingly severe tariffs on each other's imports.
Trump declined to respond to reporters' questions on whether he would address the death last year of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of MbS.
Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia under Trump's Democratic predecessor, Barack Obama, said Trump's deference to Putin was "disappointing but no longer shocking."
Real estate in Singapore is an attractive asset class for rich individuals due to its affordability and growth outlook.
Singapore's banking market is dominated by DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp and United Overseas Bank Ltd.
Uncertainty over whether the talks will produce progress in ending the year-long trade war between the world's two largest economies comes amid signs of rising risks to global growth.
Trump, who is holding a series of meetings on the sidelines with world leaders, including Japan's Shinzo Abe and India's Narendra Modi, said he saw U.S. trade prospects improving.
The election supervisory agency has said there was no evidence of systematic cheating and independent observers have said the poll was free and fair.
The MAS will wait for second quarter growth numbers in July before finalizing any revision to its full-year forecast, said Ed Robinson, deputy managing director for economic policy.
DISG also said it will assist companies in areas such as ride-hailing, e-commerce, fintech, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.
But Trump later left the door open for talks, saying that Iran should speak to the United States "peaceably" to ease tensions and potentially lift U.S. economic sanctions.
Turkey's unemployment rate has spiked to close to its highest levels on record.
Donald Trump and Xi Jinping will meet for the first time in seven months to discuss deteriorating ties between the world's two largest economies.
Last year, Singaporean chemicals factory boss Erman Tan took his employees on a cruise to the Malaysian island of Penang. This year, Tan says the best he can offer is to watch a video of the trip.
Strong shaking caused alarm in the East Timor capital of Dili prompting people to run out of their houses.
Walmart Inc sold its online shopping platform to JD.com in 2016 in return for a stake in JD.com as the U.S. retailer focused on its bricks-and-mortar stores.