Bob Bryan, provided by Published 9:58 am CST, Wednesday, November 21, 2018 Evan Vucci/AP Images President Donald Trump stood by Saudi Arabia in a statement on Tuesday, despite the CIA reportedly concluding that Saudi crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Following the uproar over Khashoggi's disappearance, Trump tweeted that he had "no financial interests in Saudi Arabia." The Trump Organization does not have any buildings in Saudi Arabia, but his businesses have accepted large amounts of money from the Saudi government. For instance, Trump's hotel in New York City saw a huge financial boost from the visit of Crown Prince Mohammed in early 2018. Additionally, Trump has had ties to Saudi investors for over two decades. In a statement released Tuesday, President Donald Trump stood by Saudi Arabia and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman despite evidence that the crown prince ordered the killing of Saudi journalist … [Read more...] about Trump said he has ‘no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.’ But his businesses have made millions from the Saudi government, and the crown prince gave his New York City hotel a huge boost.
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President Donald Trump tweeted that he has “no financial interests in Saudi Arabia” after criticism for his response to the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Trump Organisation does not have any buildings in Saudi Arabia, his businesses have accepted large amounts of money from the Saudi government. For instance, Trump’s hotel in New York City saw a huge financial boost from the visit of Saudi crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman in early 2018. Additionally, Trump has had ties to Saudi investors for over two decades. President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed the charge that his response to the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi would be affected by any business ties with Saudi Arabia. “For the record, I have no financial interests in Saudi Arabia (or Russia, for that matter),” Trump tweeted. “Any suggestion that I have is just more FAKE NEWS (of which there is plenty)!” The Trump Organisation does not own any … [Read more...] about Trump says he has ‘no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.’ But his businesses have made millions from the Saudi government, and the crown prince gave his New York City hotel a huge boost.
By The Washington Post | PUBLISHED: August 3, 2018 at 11:02 am | UPDATED: August 3, 2018 at 12:03 pm By David A. Farenthold and Jonathan O’Connell | Washington Post The general manager of the Trump International Hotel in Manhattan had a rare bit of good news to report to investors this spring: After two years of decline, revenue from room rentals went up 13 percent in the first three months of 2018. What caused the uptick at President Donald Trump’s flagship hotel in New York? One major factor: “a last-minute visit to New York by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia,” wrote general manager Prince A. Sanders in a May 15 letter, which was obtained by The Washington Post. Neither Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman nor members of the royal family stayed at Trump’s hotel, Sanders said: He said the Trump hotel didn’t have suites big enough to accommodate them. But “due to our close industry relationships,” he wrote, “we were able to … [Read more...] about Big-spending Saudis drive Trump Hotel revenue boost
U.S. Jared Kushner Donald Trump President Donald Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner’s buildings in New York City are among a few luxury towers that are responsible for close to 50 percent of carbon dioxide pollution in New York City, according to a new report. Related: Trump Is ‘Definitely Still Involved’ in His Hotel Business, Employee Says Trump Tower at 725 Fifth Avenue, Trump International Hotel & Tower at 1 Central Park West and Kushner family-owned 666 Fifth Avenue—along with other luxury skyscrapers including the Baccarat Hotel and Residences and 157 West 57th Street—were part of a group representing 2 percent of buildings in the city that emit nearly 50 percent of the pollution, according to a report by local environmental nonprofits cited by HuffPost Thursday. New York Communities for Change, the People’s Climate Movement NY, the Working Families Party and two other environmental organizations drew that conclusion … [Read more...] about Jared Kushner’s and Donald Trump’s Buildings Are Among Worst Polluters in New York City: Report
A 67-year-old man has died after a fire broke out at their apartment on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York. Some 200 firefighters battled a blaze at the skyscraper in Manhattan on Saturday evening, with the apartment said to be "virtually entirely on fire" when they arrived.Todd Brassner was taken to hospital in a critical condition, where he later died, according to New York Fire Department (NYFD) Commissioner Daniel Nigro.Four firefighters suffered less serious injuries, he added.The NYFD had responded to what it described as a "three-alarm fire", which broke out shortly before 6pm local time.Footage posted on social media showed a vast amount of smoke billowing from multiple windows, with at least five fire engines spotted in Fifth Avenue.The New York Police Department warned of traffic and road closures in the area.President Donald Trump has an office and home at the 58-story building, but was at the luxury Trump International Hotel in Washington at the time, as was First … [Read more...] about Man dies in Trump Tower apartment fire in New York