President Trump mentioned Sunday that he and Chinese President Xi Jinping are running to put the troubled Chinese telecom manufacturer ZTE back in business. From a file: “President Xi of China, and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get back into business, fast,” Trump mentioned in a message on Twitter. “Too many jobs in China lost. Commerce Department has been instructed to get it done!” ZTE, maker of Android telephones well liked by budget-minded customers, mentioned Wednesday that it might stop “major operating activities,” elevating questions no longer most effective about its survival, however the affect on U.S. customers who’ve prior to now purchased or have been pondering of shopping for ZTE telephones. The announcement adopted a call remaining month by means of the U.S. Commerce Department, which banned American corporations from exporting merchandise to the Shenzhen, China-based telecom company for seven years.