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Documents reveal just how much wealth is inside White House

Documents reveal just how much wealth is inside White House

The AP reports that, to date, "Ivanka Trump Marks LLC has 16 registered trademarks in China and more than 30 pending applications, along with at least five marks granted preliminary approval since the inauguration, according to China's Trademark Office database and gazette". - Trump's Mar-o-Lago golf resort, her company won valuable trademarks from Chinese authorities.

Sales of Ivanka Trump's brand, which she no longer manages but still owns, hit record levels in 2017 by some measures despite boycotts and several stores limiting her merchandise.

Fifty-three percent of Americans say it is not appropriate for Kushner play a significant role in the White House, compared to the 32 percent that say it is appropriate. From the moment she set foot in the White House, her vaguely-defined but expansive role as the president's "eyes and ears" has created an unprecedented new "advisor" position for the self-styled businesswoman - and with it, unprecedented openings for conflicts of interest.

Despite this, the Chinese aspect of Ivanka's contacts still remains a nagging concern. NBC noted that Ivanka Trump's lifestyle brand has "more than doubled" shipments from China in the past year and that while she claimed to avoid conflicts of interests, "the lines can become blurred" because she is still profiting from the company while working at the White House. On the April 18 edition of CNN's Anderson Cooper 360, correspondent Tom Foreman noted that the trademark acquisitions are "big business" for Ivanka Trump's brand and added that the president's staff are held to legally enforceable prohibitions against conflicts of interest.

Wall, Beal pace Wizards past Hawks
His defense and versatility has been key to Toronto's playoff success in the past and that shouldn't change this time around. Schroder had 15 points, but the Hawks missed all eight of their 3-point attempts and shot 34.9 percent from the field.

Last year, Mr Kushner pursued hundreds of millions of dollars in real estate investments from Anbang Insurance Group, a financial conglomerate with close ties to the Chinese state.

It's his job to shape trade policy and negotiations with U.S. Exports, but the center for public integrity reports that Ross is keeping his stake in a company called Diamond S Shipping.one of the world's largest operators of tanker vessels that deliver products all over the globe including China, Russia, and in 2014 unloaded in Iran.

"Ivanka has had no involvement with trademark applications submitted by the business", Jamie Gorelick, Ivanka Trump's lawyer, was quoted as saying.

And when news broke that Nordstrom would be dropping Ivanka's line - the official comment on the matter was the decision was made due to falling sales, not political pressure - President Trump weighed in on Twitter to decry what he deemed to be Nordstrom's "unfair" and "terrible" treatment of his daughter. "For their own sake, and the country's, Ivanka and Jared should consider stepping away from China matters".

Prime Minister Sharif Says Pakistan Can Respond to Any Threat
"If the report of arrest of the Pakistani official is correct, then the government may consider exchanging him with Mr. Jadhav was arrested on March 3 past year during a counter-intelligence operation in the Mashkel area of Balochistan.

In a statement Tuesday, a spokesperson for the Ivanka Trump brand said the 2017 Chinese trademarks were filed defensively to prevent counterfeiters or squatters from using her name.

As a White House employee, Ivanka Trump is also subject to the same rule.

"She needs to be careful", Mr Painter said.

Mr Trump has dismissed the suit as "totally without merit".

Hundreds of jobs in danger as Debenhams boss announces warehouse closures
Group revenue was up 1.8% in the 26 weeks to 4 March at £1,351.1m, while operating profit was down 5.7% at £93.9m. Precise figures for the Irish operation are not released, they are included in Debenhams worldwide division.

The Associated Press reported that since Trump took office on January 20, Ivanka Trump's Ivanka Trump Marks LLC has won provisional approval from China for at least five new trademarks, adding to 16 already registered and more than 30 pending applications.


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