Company America could also be running away from President Donald Trump however not less than one in every of his worldwide enterprise companions is standing by him.
Hussain Sajwani, the chairman of property developer DAMAC, mentioned he needs to increase his relationship with the Trump Group regardless of the president’s position in stoking a violent siege final week of the US Capitol. DAMAC is Trump’s partner on an 18-hole golf course and membership in Dubai, which opened in 2017.
DAMAC can also be constructing a second 18-hole golf course, the Trump World Golf Membership, Dubai, the Trump Organization says on its website.
“We now have an awesome relationship with the Trump Organisation and be assured, we’ve got completely no intention to cancel our settlement,” Sajwani mentioned in a press release to CNN Enterprise on Wednesday.
Many corporations are looking for to distance themselves from the president and his firm following the rebel on Capitol Hill. Deutsche Financial institution has ruled out doing more business with Trump, for instance, and Signature Financial institution has began closing Trump’s private accounts. New York Metropolis is looking for to finish the Trump Group’s contracts to function the Trump Golf Hyperlinks at Ferry Level, the Central Park Carousel and the Wollman and Lasker ice skating rinks.
Social media platforms together with Twitter and Fb have suspended the president’s accounts, and the PGA has canceled plans to play its 2022 championship at Trump’s Bedminster golf course.
However Sajwani mentioned DAMAC is desirous about increasing its partnership with Trump.
“I’ll go additional, because the [Trump] organisation will not be restricted to doing further offers abroad sooner or later, I’d welcome the chance of increasing our relationship with the model and in search of extra methods the place we will collaborate,” Sajwani mentioned.
The Dubai businessman has stood by Trump at troublesome moments up to now, together with in the course of the backlash in opposition to his name to ban all Muslim journey to the US.
“He had a robust model — and no query within the final 12 months, his model grew to become stronger and extra international. I believe it can have a constructive influence on gross sales,” he instructed CNN in November 2016. “He’s by no means discriminative. He doesn’t discriminate in opposition to intercourse, faith or anything.”
Sajwani has been dubbed “The Donald of Dubai” and their households have an in depth relationship. Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump jetted to Dubai to attend a marriage for Sajwani’s daughter, Amira, in 2018.