Donald Trump

Venture brings Trump tower to Vancouver

Donald Trump announces his Vancouver hotel plan. Photo: Reuters

Donald Trump, the billionaire New York real estate investor, said he formed a partnership with Canadian and Malaysian developers to bring his brand of luxury lodging and residences to Vancouver.

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 4:55am

Briefs, November 15, 2012

Nancy Pelosi is to stay for another two-year term as House leader for Democrats. Photo: EPA

Pelosi to stay as House leader for Democrats

15 Nov 2012 - 6:30am

My Life: Ivanka Trump

My Life: Ivanka Trump

The American businesswoman and daughter of Donald talks to Doretta Lau about family, branding and her interests in Chin.

10 Nov 2012 - 11:31pm

Jocular Obama trumps tycoon with Kenya gag

President Barack Obama has lampooned Donald Trump, saying the tycoon's feud with him dated back to "when we were growing up together in Kenya".

Obama ribbed the flamboyant mogul during an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno after Trump revived the right-wing conspiracy theory that alleges the president was not born in the United States.

26 Oct 2012 - 4:55am

Casino union, moguls wage election fight in Nevada

Casino and entertainment tycoons (from left) Sheldon Adelson, Steve Wynn and Donald Trump are behind Mitt Romney. Photos: Reuters, AP

When Karl Marx predicted class struggle between capital and labour, he probably did not envisage Cheryl Lawrence, a casino pastry chef and single mother, cruising into battle down a Las Vegas freeway reciting a quote from the Disney film Finding Nemo: "Just keep swimming, just keep swimming."

16 Oct 2012 - 4:19am

CHASING dreams

Love it or hate it, New York is still the world's biggest financial centre, where aspiring people search for the American dream.

Though the Big Apple's property market has seen many challenges over the past few years, 60 per cent of residential brokers are optimistic about 2012, according to a survey by the Real Estate Board of New York.

17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

Trump is such a cartoon character, an endorsement - no matter who he chooses - is like Bugs Bunny making an endorsement

A Democrat's view of Donald Trump's support for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney

We just couldn't believe [his] peers would do something like that to their own people

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

New strategy to lure investors

Vancouver real estate sales and marketing company is taking a leaf out of Donald Trump's book in its latest initiative to market Canadian property in Hong Kong and the mainland. The idea is to launch projects simultaneously on two continents, giving buyers on both sides of the Pacific first crack at the prime opportunities.

13 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Up close and impersonal

Communication strategist Paul Matalucci says he doesn't envy what actor George Clooney has to do as a corporate downsizer-for-hire in the movie Up In The Air. And neither is he like Donald Trump in The Apprentice.

2 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Comeback with a luxury twist for hotel-condos

Earlier this decade, buyers could not get enough of hotel-condominiums. The concept, pioneered by Donald Trump in the late '90s and adopted by a number of other hotel chains, was a no-brainer: well-off travellers enamoured of a particular hotel - its decor, amenities, location - were given the option of buying a room, and everything in it.

8 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Poll dancers

What is it about politicians that makes us love to loathe them? With Donald Trump, it's a no-brainer. It's not his double comb-over, though hairstyles have been known to make or break political careers, and it's more than just uninhibited obnoxiousness that makes him a nuisance.

16 May 2011 - 12:00am

Public Eye

Attack dogs put on a leash - for now

4 May 2011 - 12:00am

Business class

Anyone following American news may have noticed the rather curious ubiquity of Donald Trump. No, Trump isn't building another modestly titled supertower, but he is dominating the news cycle by threatening to run for president next year. Yes, Trump does have a new series of his reality show The Apprentice to promote, but that, of course, is purely coincidental.

1 May 2011 - 12:00am

press play

If you consider yourself business minded and enjoy watching television shows such as The Apprentice, with Donald Trump, grab some popcorn because there's a new free Web TV show for entrepreneurs. The weekly Help My Business Sucks!

11 May 2008 - 12:00am

Blowing Trump's trumpet

Author offers readers another insightful examination of dealmaker's business style

Book Trump Style Negotiation

Author George H. Ross

Publisher John Wiley & Sons

26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am