SINGAPORE (Mar 19): On March 13, China unveiled a government restructuring plan to consolidate its agencies, delineate areas of responsibility and better coordinate funding for the country’s Belt and Road regional infrastructure plan. Several hours later, US President Donald Trump announced over Twitter that he is replacing his secretary of state.

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