US as Trump test Kovid positive, reactions from the rest of the world

Trump said in a tweet that he and his wife Melania had contracted Coronavirus. (File)

US President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday that he and his wife Melania had contracted Coronavirus and were entering quarantine just one month before the November 3 presidential election.

Trump’s tweet shows that America’s first couple tested positive rebirth through world media and financial markets. Here are some of the responses:

VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE TWEETED

“Karen and I send our love and prayers to our dear friends President @realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUS Melania Trump. We meet millions of people across America to pray for their complete and speedy recovery. God bless you President Trump and our first Bless Lady Melania. “

Government of France SPOKESMAN GABRIEL ATTAL

“This shows that the virus does not spare anyone, including those who have expressed suspicion. I wish them a speedy recovery.”

Hu XIJIN, China Editorial at the End of International Time, TWEETED

“President Trump and the First Lady have paid the price of their gambling to play COVID-19. This news shows the seriousness of America’s epidemic situation. It will negatively impact Trump and America’s image. Their reconsideration is also negative. Can affect the appearance. “

China Daily, official English language newspaper

“The positive test is yet another reminder that coronovirus keeps on spreading, even as Trump has tried desperately to suggest that there is no longer any danger. Since Trump earlier this year, the White House And his campaign has mitigated the danger. And refused to follow basic public health guidelines – including those issued by his own administration – such as wearing masks in public and practicing social disturbances. Instead, Trump continues campaign rallies that attract thousands of supporters. The virus has killed them. 200,000 Americans and more than 7 million infected nationwide. “

Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy, AMP Capital, Sydney

“If he got a coronavirus there could be a sympathy vote for Trump.”

“The market is already on a slight edge as negotiations fail as a result of the upcoming election and new fiscal stimulus.”

“You can imagine all kinds of scenarios here. If he tests positive and then shows mild symptoms, it will be over in a few days. If he gets sick and has to go to the hospital, The market will be very worried. Obviously, the election campaign is hampered to some extent, it may increase the fear that he may lose the election. “

“Generally speaking, the market prefers the incumbent to win and Trump has been given a general preference for winning because they would mean lower taxes and less regulation than the bid presidency.”

“But the whole issue around fiscal stimulus is complicated, because if Trump loses and Democrats win and he gets control of the Senate and House, it assures fiscal stimulus, which would eliminate the effects of tax increases. Will do it. The market might. Be pleased to see the Biden Presidency with cleanliness. “

NAOYA OSHIKUBO, Senior Economist, Sumitomo Mitsui, Trust Management

“Trump is trailing behind Biden and has clearly failed to narrow the gap since the first debate, which is the most important of the three debates. I suspect the markets will lean towards the view that Biden will win the election. Chances are. “

“What I worry about is that he will become more aggressive against China as he caught the virus himself, I get the impression that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has become more hostile to China after COVID-19 . “

“It will be difficult for financial markets to stay on a risky mood for some time.”

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