The US presidential election result may still be in doubt, but whoever emerges victorious will need to unite the country to adapt to challenges of globalization and digitization or risk a pushback so severe it could damage the global economic system, Singapore’s Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing warned Thursday.

Failing that, “there will be a push back against globalization and the world economic system may fracture or fragment because of that,” Chan said in an interview with Bloomberg Television’s Haslinda Amin.

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