BIARRITZ, France – President Trump said on Monday he is expected to hold the group of seven next year's summit in Doral, Florida, meaning he Personally, one of the meetings could benefit the world's most prestigious gatherings of foreign leaders.
Trump, who met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a bilateral meeting at the G7 conference, announced that Miami will host next year. He applied Trump National in Doral for his proximity.
"They love the location of the hotel," he said, adding that it was near the airport. "We have not found anything that would have come close to the competition, really, you can be there in a few minutes after you land."
He issued a long type of commercial for the estate, extolling the hectares, the separate buildings for various delegations and the "great" conference rooms.
The President said a final decision had not been taken.
Aides say Trump spent months trying to hold the summit there, but many of his advisors warned against the idea , concerned about the ethics of the President, from which he benefits an official government event.
Since taking office, Trump has been replaced by to some of his aides, including the White House Attorney's Office, for his official visits pushed back on land. They worried that he might use the power of the presidency to channel taxpayers' money into their own pockets, according to current and former White House officials who talked about private talks on the condition of anonymity.
Trump did not do this, gets rid of his private business interests and visited them regularly during the presidency, eating at his own hotel in DC, and spending many weekends at his homes in New Jersey and Florida, where GOP officials frequently fundraise.
According to a Washington Post analysis this year, dozens of trips to its properties have earned its private company at least $ 1.6 million in revenue from federal officials and GOP campaigns to help Trump.
The constitution prohibits presidents from receiving "payments" or payments from foreign states. Trump has continued to do business with foreign governments in his hotels. The founders wanted to ban bribes and not business transactions. But his company has also said that they are not actively seeking foreign governments as customers.
This is a sharp movement in the opposite direction.
In this case, Trump uses his power as president to force foreign officials – the Six More Executives and their Followers – to become his clients. The Trump organization did not respond immediately to an early morning request for comment. The company claims to have donated all of its profits from foreign governments to the US Treasury, but has not explained exactly how it calculates the "profit" in this case.
Room prices, banquets, golf and total revenue have been declining since 2015. In two years, the resort's net operating income – a measure that represents the amount remaining after the expenses were paid – dropped 69 percent.
The President continues to boast about his attributes in the Oval Office, say employees.