New York: US President Donald Trump’s daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday on the sidelines of the annual UN General Assembly session in New York earlier today.
Ivanka Trump called Union Minister Sushma Swaraj “charismatic” foreign minister.
Ivanka, who would be leading an American delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in India in November, discussed women’s entrepreneurship and workforce development in the two countries.
“We had a great discussion on women’s entrepreneurship, the upcoming #GES2017 and workforce development in the US and India,” the 35-year-old said in a tweet after the meeting.
— Ivanka Trump (@IvankaTrump) September 18, 2017
Swaraj, who arrived in New York on Sunday to attend the 72nd annual session of the UN General Assembly, is scheduled to address the United Nations on September 23.
India and the US will co-host the GES in Hyderabad from November 28 to 30. The GES is the preeminent annual gathering of emerging entrepreneurs, investors, and business leaders from around the world.