Trump to scrap UK investments if barred from Britain

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump speaks at the Republican Presidential Debate, hosted by CNN, at The Venetian Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 15, 2015Donald Trump will scrap $1 billion of planned investments in Britain if he is banned from entering the country, a spokesman for the US politician’s business empire said on Wednesday. British lawmakers are expected to debate whether the Republican presidential candidate should be barred from Britain for an alleged “hate speech”, a move the Trump Organization said would set a “dangerous precedent”. The organisation said the US tycoon had planned to invest a total of £700 million pounds (950 million euros, $1 billion) in two golf courses he owns in Scotland.

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