Ivanka Trump to lead US delegation to attend Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Ivanka Trump speaks at an event in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, Tuesday, May 9, 2017. The event was celebrating National Military Appreciation Month and National Military Spouse Appreciation Day in Pence's Ceremonial Office. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that India and United States will co-host Global Entrepreneurship Summit later this year.

Prime Minister Modi further also informed that Ivanka Trump, daughter of President of United States of America Donald Trump, will be leading the US delegation.

“India and US will co-host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Hyderabad from 28-30 November 2017,” tweeted PM Modi.

“Look forward to Ms. Ivanka Trump’s presence at Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 Hyderabad as the leader of US delegation,” he added.

At his meeting with President Trump in Washington in June, Modi had invited Ivanka for the Summit.

President Trump announced this at the White House Rose Garden in the joint press statement, Trump had said, “And I believe she has accepted.” Ivanka had nodded in agreement.