US President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met at the White House on Thursday to symbolically begin the transition of power. Obama said he was encouraged by his conversation with Trump, who called the meeting a great honour. Obama said that they discussed wide-range issues including organisational set up at White House. He also said domestic and foreign policies came up in discussion. Trump said that he discussed several issues with Obama. I am looking forward to meet him in the future too, he added.