Ivanka Trump Had Pending Business Deal in Japan When She Met With PM
Overview of this ControversyDate Originated:
December of 2016Categories: Ivanka Trump
& Donald TrumpIvanka Trump, Donald Trump's daughter, sat in on a private meeting between the President-elect and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe while her husband sat in the background. Her participation can be seen as a conflict of interest for Donald Trump because Ivanka and her brother will be running his businesses while he is President.
**Update** The New York Times reported that Ivanka is in the process of finalizing a business deal with a Japanese clothing manufacturer Sanei International whose largest shareholder is the state owned Development Bank of Japan .Source: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/ivanka-trump-business-deal-during-japan-abe-meeting