Trump Says No New Deals During Presidency

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Updated December 13, 2016

Donald Trump,Donald Trump says his sons will run his businesses during his presidency, but there will be “no new deals”.

After delaying an announcement on how to handle his business interests, he took to Twitter to disclose he would hold a news conference in the near future.

The US president-elect was due to hold a rare press conference on the matter on Thursday.

He has also confirmed the chief executive of Exxon Mobil, Rex Tillerson, as his choice for US Secretary of State.

Mr Trump praised Mr Tillerson as being among the “most accomplished business leaders and international deal-makers” in the world.

Mr Tillerson is said to have a good relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin, alarming both Democrats and some Republicans.

The nomination, however, needs Senate approval.