Articles tagged “trump”

Trump Organization Calls Illinois Attorney General Lawsuit Political

Trump Organization Calls Illinois Attorney General Lawsuit Political

Patricia Hurtado, Bloomberg

It looks like the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago didn't get required permits over its use of Chicago River water. The Trump administration's Environmental Protection Agency hasn't exactly been a stickler for environmental paperwork, either.

4 days ago

Trump Must Contend With Lawsuit Over D.C. Hotel Profits

Trump Must Contend With Lawsuit Over D.C. Hotel Profits

Andrew Harris, Bloomberg

Unlike his popularity, Trump's legal woes continue to grow.

4 weeks ago

Trump Organization Plans $197 Million Expansion at Scotland Golf Resort

Trump Organization Plans $197 Million Expansion at Scotland Golf Resort

Rodney Jefferson, Bloomberg

Trump's recent trip to Scotland was basically a promotional tour for his golf resort, which he mentioned several times. He might as well have announced the expansion while he was there.

4 weeks ago

Asian Airlines Don’t Want President Trump To Know What Planes They’ve Ordered

Asian Airlines Don’t Want President Trump To Know What Planes They’ve Ordered

Julie Johnsson and Benjamin Katz, Bloomberg

This is crazy. According to Airbus, some Asian airlines don't want to publicly divulge their aircraft orders for fear of angering the Tweeter-in-Chief. What a mess.

1 month ago

Months After Trump Shrunk Utah National Monument, Mining Is About to Begin

Months After Trump Shrunk Utah National Monument, Mining Is About to Begin

Ari Natter, Bloomberg

We already knew that mining on once-protected land was coming, but it's still a shock to those whose tourism businesses thrive on national parks, monuments, and other public lands.

2 months ago

All Attention Focused on This Singapore Hotel As Trump-Kim Meeting Nears

All Attention Focused on This Singapore Hotel As Trump-Kim Meeting Nears

Keith Zhai andJason Koutsoukis, Bloomberg

Singapore is no stranger to hosting events for world leaders. But can the city/state island handle one of the biggest summits since the end of the Cold War?

3 months ago

U.S. Should Seek an Open Skies Agreement With China — Before It’s Too Late

U.S. Should Seek an Open Skies Agreement With China — Before It’s Too Late

Adam Minter, Bloomberg

The balance of power in the aviation world is starting to swing eastward. An open skies agreement between China and the U.S. would be great for the likes of Delta and United but it needs political will on both sides to succeed — something that seems pretty unlikely at the moment.

3 months ago

Trump May Prevail as Travel Ban Hearing Nears Conclusion

Trump May Prevail as Travel Ban Hearing Nears Conclusion

Greg Stohr, Bloomberg

It looks like a narrowed down version of Trump's travel ban will be ruled constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court. Trump's victory will have been a great loss for the global perception of the U.S. as a travel destination.

4 months ago

Trump’s Travel Ban Faces Arguments in U.S. Supreme Court

Trump’s Travel Ban Faces Arguments in U.S. Supreme Court

Greg Stohr, Bloomberg

The U.S. Supreme Court to date has been more sympathetic to elements of Trump's travel ban than many lower courts. The outcome of the case could have far-reaching implications for the travel industry and checks on presidential authority.

4 months ago

Supreme Court Prepares to Consider Trump’s Travel Ban

Supreme Court Prepares to Consider Trump’s Travel Ban

Greg Stohr, Bloomberg

The fact that the court has already allowed the travel ban to go ahead hints at the possible outcome for this case. If a majority of judges side with Donald Trump, it would represent a major victory for the President.

4 months ago

U.S.-Cuba Tourism Faces Uncertainty as Raúl Castro Is Set to Step Down

U.S.-Cuba Tourism Faces Uncertainty as Raúl Castro Is Set to Step Down

Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press

This is Cuba's chance to show that it's seen the value of tourism growth in recent years and won't try to deter it. That's in contrast to steps that the Trump administration has recently taken.

4 months ago

Republican Groups Increase Spending With Trump Organization

Republican Groups Increase Spending With Trump Organization

Shahien Nasiripour, Bloomberg

In the Trump era, this whole U.S. presidential gig is a great thing when it comes to your side businesses, which the President refuses to divest. A blind trust? That would be too much to ask for in these times.

4 months ago