Ivanka Trump At The GES 2017 In India, PM Modi To Join

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Ivanka Trump At The GES 2017 : Daughter and advisor of US President Donald Trump, is all set to lead US delegation for its eighth edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) on November 28, stated to be held in Hyderabad in November. The GES 2016 was held in California.

The global event is likely to witness Prime Minister Narendra Modi joining the summit room with Ivanka as per some reports. According to The Indian Express, when Modi visited the President in Washington in June, he had approached Ivanka for the GES invitation.

“Recognising the importance of fostering an enabling environment for innovation and empowering entrepreneurs, the United States welcomes India’s hosting of the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit ” the statement read.

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Following the announcement of this big joint venture all the way to India, at the White House Rose Garden joint press statement, Trump had confirmed, “And I believe she has accepted,” happily adding that Ivanka would definitely be a part of the mega event.

From June to present, the basis work was in progress between New Delhi, Washington and finally Hyderabad is being chosen as a suitable venue.

For the first time ever, the GES summit is being held in India and the government is doing every bit possible to make it a huge hit internationally by appointing NITI Aayog as the organizer of the event, and in coordination with Ministry of External Affairs and Andhra Pradesh government, source said.

Since the country has already alarmed the issue of H1B visas, it would be an appropriate time for this joint collaboration to lead us to a greater understanding between the two countries.

The India-US joint statement in June stated, “Applauding the entrepreneurship and innovation of Indians and Indian-Americans that have directly benefitted both nations, President Trump welcomed India’s formal entry into the Expedited Traveler Initiative (global entry programme) in order to facilitate closer business and educational ties between the citizens of India and the United States.”

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The event’s crucial aim is to provide a platform for aspiring entrepreneurs and investors from around the world, to come and join together and showcasing a flow of opportunities for greater startup future ahead.

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