The Associated Press reported that since Trump took office on January 20, Ivanka Trump'sIvanka 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. In fact, the AP reports that 2017 has brought Ivanka's company record sales: "U.S. imports, nearly all from China, shot up an estimated 166 percent past year". Since President Donald Trump took office, four trademarks for Ivanka's brand have also been granted the initial approval, AP reported.
The new trademark applications seek the right to put Ivanka Trump's name on lingerie in the US, baby clothes in the Philippines, handbags in Puerto Rico and perfume in Canada, among a host of things.
Raising eyebrows once again, Ivanka Trump follows in her father's footsteps and appears to mix her private business ambitions with American politics. "I would never have allowed it", commented Norman Eisen, a former White House ethics counsel under Barack Obama, to AP.
"I put in place - an ethics trustee", she said.
Ivanka's business remains in a trust, but the first daughter must stay away from banking, trade and tax code matters. But King, who voted for Hillary Clinton, said she believes Trump's role in the White House represents a conflict of interest. Despite boycotts, Ivanka Trump's fashion brands are flourishing, and in particular saw a major boost in profits after Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway in a February TV interview urged viewers to purchase Ivanka Trump products. 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.
The Chinese government denied that there had been any special treatment of Ivanka Trump's trademark applications.
The poll also finds Ivanka Trump is viewed favorably by 36 percent of respondents and unfavorably by 31 percent.
The New York Times reports, meanwhile, that the president's daughter and her husband "both have seats at the table at any meeting they choose to attend, join lunches with foreign leaders and enjoy "walk-in privileges" to the Oval Office".
Ivanka Trump forms four new companies in DE to handle licensing contracts for baby products and costume jewelry.
It is not clear how Trump, now a federal employee, will navigate continuing ties to far-flung foreign business interests.
While many celebrities in the past have struggled to protect their own name and trademark in China, where copyrights are often "first come, first serve".
And her clothing line isn't even the only asset of Ivanka's that we need to worry about.
The video, which was lavishly praised by Chinese state media, played over 2.2 million times on China's popular news portal qq.com. Just this week, we learned that she was awarded three trademarks in China-the same day she dined with President Xi Jinping .
The National Park Service has deployed a helicopter, drone, inflatable motor boat and about 20 search and rescue personnel. But the park's almost 2,000 square miles, steep cliffs and mesmerizing views have often led to accidents and deaths.
He was catapulted to national prominence after becoming governor of Jakarta , with Ahok serving as his deputy. Last year, Ahok was seen as the strongest contender for the gubernatorial election in the country's capital.
Derek Norris finished the game going 2-for-4 including a RBI single in the sixth inning to push the Rays lead to 3-1. Tim Beckham went 2 for 4 with a 2-run home run, while Kevin Kiermaier went 1 for 5 with an RBI double.
We'll have a clearer picture on April 27th, when Nintendo will reveal the global sales figure during its fiscal earnings report . Early feedback suggests it's a game of surprising depth and nuance that makes excellent use of the Switch's Joy Con controllers.
We have heard about Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaks and rumors that suggested the handset will have a lot of things in common. But Samsung ditched those plans because it had to reposition the fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone.
On the same day, Tillerson said on a trip to Turkey that the "longer-term status of Assad would be decided by the Syrian people". President Donald Trump, before his election, described fighting ISIS and seeking Assad's removal at the same time as "idiocy".
Munez added that "the carrier would no longer use law enforcement officers to remove passengers from overbooked flights". Attorney Thomas Demetrio also said neither Dao nor his family had heard directly from United since the incident.
His coach Brad Stevens gave Thomas the option of playing or missing the first game or two of the playoffs to be with his family. Although the eighth-seeded Bulls are up 2-0 to the first-seeded Celtics, this isn't as big of an upset as it appears.
President of the United States of America Donald Trump was against the deal during his campaigning days. The Trump administration, however, has "no intention of passing the buck to a future administration".
Morgan said: "We are not in the running for the championship again and we are out of the Champions League , so the ride is over". The Spanish side went through 2-1 on aggregate after the two sides drew 1-1 on the night at Leicester's King Power Stadium.
Unilever sales rise on higher prices
Turnover increased 6.1 per cent to €13.3bn (£11.1bn), and the firm said this included a positive currency impact of 2.4 per cent. The maker of Dove soap and Knorr soups said underlying sales rose 2.9 percent in its financial first quarter.