Ivanka Trump to promote female entrepreneurship in India

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Ivanka Trump says she looks forward to promoting female entrepreneurship at a conference in India next week.

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Speaking to reporters Tuesday, the first daughter and senior White House adviser discussed her plans to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. The event — co-hosted by the United States and India — runs from Nov. 28-30 and will also be attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Trump noted the event's theme of "Women First, Prosperity for All." She says: "Entrepreneurship domestically and abroad is a key priority for this administration."

She will give a keynote address and appear on two panels. The conference is expected to draw more than 1,200 entrepreneurs and others.