Gulf Times - Donald-Trump
Qatar-US ties have reached historic heights: US envoy

Qatar-US ties have reached historic heights: US envoy

The strategic partnership between Qatar and the US has reached unprecedented heights at all levels, a senior American diplomat has said, adding that Qatar has been a great friend and ally to the US in many ways.

Amir to meet US president on July 9

Amir to meet US president on July 9

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will meet with President Donald Trump of the friendly United States of America at the White House in Washington DC on Tuesday, July 9.

Trump hints at softer stance on China's Huawei

Trump hints at softer stance on China's Huawei

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that US companies could sell equipment to Chinese telecom giant Huawei, indicating a potentially softer position on a key sticking point in the US-China trade war.

Trump launches 2020 bid with vow to 'keep America great'

Trump launches 2020 bid with vow to 'keep America great'

President Donald Trump launched his 2020 reelection campaign Tuesday much the same way he rode to power in 2016 -- with a raucous, nationalist rally stirring fear of illegal immigration and vowing to fight for blue collar workers.

White House says Trump spoke to Libyan commander Haftar on Monday

White House says Trump spoke to Libyan commander Haftar on Monday

The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump spoke by phone to Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar and discussed "ongoing counterterrorism efforts" by the leader of a military assault on the capital of Libya in opposition to the country's internationally recognized government.

Trump to delay China tariff hike after trade talks 'progress'

Trump to delay China tariff hike after trade talks 'progress'

US President Donald Trump has vowed to delay a planned tariff increase on Chinese exports after both sides hailed "substantial progress" in trade talks, raising the prospect of a summit with President Xi Jinping to seal the deal.

On Day 28, no sign of end to US partial government shutdown

On Day 28, no sign of end to US partial government shutdown

As the partial US government shutdown hit the four-week mark on Friday, tensions mounted in Washington on either side of the standoff over President Donald Trump's demand for $5.7 billion to help fund a US-Mexico border wall.

Qatar a great place, Udeid an incredible base, says Trump

Qatar a great place, Udeid an incredible base, says Trump

US President Donald Trump has described Qatar as a great place and Al Udeid Air Force Base an incredible base.

Trump notes Strasbourg shooting to press for US border wall

Trump notes Strasbourg shooting to press for US border wall

US President Donald Trump pointed Wednesday to the mass shooting at a Christmas market in France to bolster his demands for funding to build a US border wall with Mexico.

Trump to discuss 'arms race' with China, Russia some time in the future

Trump to discuss 'arms race' with China, Russia some time in the future

US resident Donald Trump on Monday said he would discuss military developments with his counterparts from China and Russia in the future, in the hopes of ending what he described as an arms race with the countries.

Erdogan, Trump agree no 'cover-up' of Khashoggi murder should be allowed

Erdogan, Trump agree no 'cover-up' of Khashoggi murder should be allowed

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump agreed Friday that no cover up of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder should be allowed, a Turkish presidential source said after a phone call between the two leaders.

China vows to hit back as Trump targets $200bn in goods

China vows to hit back as Trump targets $200bn in goods

Donald Trump ratcheted up pressure on Beijing as the new round of levies will bring the amount of goods hit by duties to roughly half of Chinese exports to the US.