Sprint Promises To Create Or Return 5000 American Jobs
Trump gave no details and did not say if he or his transition team had anything to do with the new jobs.
"We are excited to work with President-Elect Trump and his Administration to do our part to drive economic growth and create jobs in the USA", said Claure in a press release. And SoftBank led the $1 billion fundraising round OneWeb needed to create those new jobs.
Trump also announced that OneWeb would be hiring 3,000 people in the United States. President-elect Trump brought to Masa and the way they worked together really energized the focus of the fund to invest this amount of money in the U.S.", OneWeb's Greg Wyler told "Squawk Box.
A wealthy NY businessman, Trump pledged during his White House campaign to do more to protect workers' interests. "Sprint will begin discussions immediately with its business partners, states and cities to determine the right locations in the U.S. to create these jobs".
"Masa said he would never do this had we (Trump) not won the election!"
Trump Says Billionaire Masa Son Adds U.S. Jobs at Sprint, OneWeb
"We just had some very good news", he said.
Son, the SoftBank CEO, met with Trump earlier this month, according to the New York Times. Sprint's job additions will be part of that total but will be funded by Sprint rather than Softbank, representatives for the carrier told Bloomberg.
Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that USA satellite company OneWeb and telecommunications group Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) will bring 8,000 jobs into the US.
Part of Claure's turnaround efforts at Sprint included closing or cutting back call centers in New Mexico, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Colorado, an effort that claimed about 2,000 jobs.
The OneWeb deal in October included the creation of some 50,000 jobs, and Sprint's announcement that 5,000 jobs would be created or brought back to the USA was accounted for in the initial 50,000 assessment. He campaigned on saving U.S.jobs and jump starting the economy. The president-elect has conflicts of interest within his own business; Trump has sourced jobs from overseas and he has properties in other countries with whom he will now be working on foreign policy.
The company will also follow through on plans to shut down another factory close by in Huntington, Indiana, with the loss of 700 jobs. Earlier today, Trump tweeted, "Doing my best to disregard the many inflammatory President O statements and roadblocks". SoftBank acquired Sprint back in 2013 but has failed to make any kind of headway into the telecom market. Sprint acknowledged that its pledged 5,000 jobs are part of the 50,000 U.S.jobs that its chairman, Tokyo-based billionaire Masayoshi Son, promised Trump in early December.
It seems, the ultimate aim of China will be folded up by making a symbolic landing of an astronaut on the surface of the moon. It also said China plans to launch its first Mars probe by 2020 to carry out orbiting and roving exploration.
Like the Jeff Fisher firing earlier in the season, the only surprising thing about the coaching change is that it took this long. The Pegulas exhausted of a personality that could deliver quotes but not the level of success that keeps fans in their seats.
Then again, so is Baltimore, a team that seems to thrive when playing in front of a sea of yellow Terrible Towels. To compare, Brown has 11 touchdowns in that same span against other AFC North foes, the Bengals and Browns.
She was nominated for Best New Artist at the 50th Annual CMA Awards, and for Best New Artist at the upcoming Grammys. In the second post, Kelsea flashes the sparkler on her left hand while she shares a monster smooch with Morgan .
The president-elect has been holding meetings with senior staff and advisers there, as well as with business executives. Michael Jordan was married there in 2013, and singer Rod Stewart was spotted at a service earlier Christmas Eve.
Jonny Evans is just one example, a person who could not get in United's team is suddenly being linked with Arsenal and Liverpool. The West Brom goalkeeper produced save after save to deny an increasingly frustrated Arsenal in the second-half.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is investigating 28 Russian athletes from the Winter Olympics of 2014 in Sochi. The IOC said that for the 28 athletes there was "evidence of manipulation of one or more of their urine samples".
About 32 kilograms of heroin was found in Fiji in December 2014 that police say the gang was trying to smuggle into Australia. The seizure was carried out by the detectives of AFP and NSW Police Force (NSWPF) State Crime Command's Drug Squad.
Sony Music's Twitter account posted two tweets claiming Spears died. "We will tell you more soon #RIPBritney [sic]". Shortly after 8 a.m., Sony's official Sony Music Global account sent out tweets saying the pop star had died.
Nevertheless, activities observed in honor of the Christmas season should always be identified as Christmas observances. Decades ago, it was not acceptable to talk about celebrating Chanukah or other holidays at this time of year.
Melo tossed for hitting Hawks' Sefolosha in head
The referee - I'm glad they looked back at it - they made the right call". "I'll talk to y'all tomorrow", he said. It was unclear what - if anything - precipitated Anthony's run-in with Sefolosha.
Lynchburg to start Christmas tree collection January 13
The State Fire Marshal's office is reminding everyone how important it is to dispose of their Christmas trees as soon as possible. Customers who place more than one section or more than one tree next to the cart will be charged an extra yard debris pickup fee.
Stafford comes home, looking to clinch playoffs for Lions
Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford lost in a visit to his hometown team again, after a wild-card defeat two years ago. Last week, Dallas beat the Bucs 26-20, and Prescott looked good, completing 32 of 36 passes for 279 yards.
Trump to dissolve foundation now under investigation
However, the foundation has been part of a wide ranging discussion about Trump's business and personal entanglements. He said he supports Trump because "Trump is a wild card, and I'll take a wild card over unworthy anytime".
Azhar's ton lifts Pakistan to 232-4 at lunch
Asad, who scored 137 in the second innings in Brisbane, continued that form here, hitting for fours off 146 balls in 2½ hours. Azhar was 139 not out with Mohammad Amir on 28 as rain cut short the action at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Rapper Troy Ave shot on way to Christmas dinner
The shooting happened at about 4:20 p.m. near East 91st Street and Linden Boulevard in the Brownsville section of the borough. Was it someone who had an opportunity or a designated interest? The Daily News identified the woman as Collins's girlfriend.
Raiders Players React to Derek Carr's Injury
And it becomes that much more hard to envision anyone in the AFC preventing the New England Patriots from reaching the Super Bowl. The reality is the Raiders need Derek Carr nearly as much as the Patriots need Tom Brady or the Packers need Aaron Rodgers.
Golden State Warriors at Cleveland Cavaliers
Now comes Durant's first matchup with LeBron James ($10,100) as a member of the Warriors, with James holding the advantage. Surprisingly Cavs PG Kyrie Irving is shooting triples at a higher percentage than Warriors PG Stephen Curry.