• Italy’s daily recoveries surpass infections.
  • No major exodus of foreign capital expected
  • UK Prime Minister likely to take full control soon
  • Doha, Riyadh bid to host 2030 Asian Games
  • US house takes up latest spending bill
  • Tokyo 2020 CEO denies further postponement of Olympics



  • President Xi Jinping sends greetings to scientists from China’s 1st satellite launch
  • China’s first Mars mission named Tianwen 1
  • China’s digital reading sector booms
  • Forums stress scientific sharing to beat COVID-19
  • Lenders halt new positions for crude oil trading(Chinese bank have suspended the opening of new positions for trading products that track US crude oil futures as the historic plunge of the May contract to below zero has left many retail investors staring at huge potential losses)