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Global fund championed by Ivanka Trump to help women entrepreneurs begins operations
A global fund that aims to empower women entrepreneurs in developing countries -- and was spearheaded in part by first daughter Ivanka Trump -- is now open for business. The Women Entrepreneur Finance Initiative (WeFi), announced at the G-20 Summit in July and operable as of this week, will
Saudi Arabia and UAE pledge $100M to women's fund Ivanka Trump supports
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have pledged to give a total of $100 million to the Women's Empowerment Fund, which Ivanka Trump has publicly supported. The announcement came at an event that Trump attended while visiting Saudi Arabia as part of the first foreign trip of her father's
Melania and Ivanka Trump make stops in Saudi Arabia to promote women's empowerment
While President Trump is busy today in Saudi Arabia with bilateral meetings and summit events, first lady Melania Trump and the president's daughter and adviser, Ivanka, have been engaged in activities of their own. Ivanka Trump attended a roundtable on women's economic empowerment while the first
Latin American Middle Class Grows by 50 Million
The middle class has grown by 50 percent in Latin America over the last decade, but so have the economically vulnerable.
The Global Note: Norway's Mass Killer…Secret Service Mess…Paparazzi, Pippa & the Gun
THE NORWAY KILLER -THE TRIAL BEGINS…Norway — and much of Europe — are reliving the blow-by-blow horror of that day last summer when terror gripped Norway. The terror trial of Anders Behring Breivik, an anti-Muslim fanatic who confessed to killing 77 people in Norway, began...
Call it Obamacare, The Politics of Trayvon, Amityville 2014, A Line at SCOTUS (PM NOTE)
SCOTUS – There’s Already a Line – http://abcn.ws/GJlvut Hey, Democrats, Call it Obamacare; Obama does – http://abcn.ws/GSiuHa On the second anniversary of the health care reform law, the president’s campaign embraces the term Democrats for two years have said is pejorative. If both sides are...
Stocks Having Down Week; Bull Market Waning?
Live coverage of the opening Dallas ABC news now wringing about putting this morning Erin under VIP shopping finds. they were flat ahead of the bell this morning still those stocks on track for the worst week. In now three months so joining me to discuss all the business headlines along with some
Obama Taps Dartmouth College President Jim Yong Kim for World Bank
President Obama today nominated Dartmouth College president Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank, a surprise choice aimed at diversifying the organization’s leadership with someone experienced in development of Third World countries. “The leader of the World Bank should have a deep understanding ...