Trump wanted $20 million for a 2006 Trump Tower Moscow project that never materialized, his prospective business partner Russian-Ukrainian oligarch Pavel Fuchs told journalists in Kyiv this week.
“He said $20 million is nothing,” Bloomberg quoted Fuchs as saying. “I said, no, it’s a lot of money. We couldn’t agree.”
Fuchs, who says he’s banned from entering the United States, added that he counteroffered with $10 million to be paid in installments, but that Trump wanted $20 million immediately for the right to use the Trump brand.
He added to Bloomberg that the deceased Soviet-born developer Tamir Sapir introduced him to Trump in …read more