Trump’s name, image knocked off its billboard advertising a real estate development in Dubai
Dubai: “Brand Trump” has been getting quite a knock in global headlines and social media chatter in recent days.
By design or otherwise, Trump’s name and image have been knocked off a billboard
advertising a real estate development in Dubai. The billboard was highlighting the virtues of the super-luxury villas bearing the Trump name at the Akoya project by Damac Properties.
A spokesperson for Damac declined to provide any details as to what led to the
removal of the image.
The developer’s official position — on the disparaging comments Donald Trump made about Muslims while campaigning to be the US Republican candidate for President — was that it will not comment on the “internal American political debate scene”. Read more...