Ivanka Trump to work on World Bank president search

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White Home says Ivanka Trump will seize piece within the nomination course of for a brand contemporary head of the World Bank.

The senior adviser used to be asked to participate by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin because she has worked with World Bank leaders on a differ of projects. The White Home stated she is no longer a contender for the publish.

Jim Yong Kim, the sleek president of the World Bank, announced final week that he’s resigning.

With Kim’s exit, President Donald Trump can enjoy the chance to appoint his enjoy technique to have faith the gap. The leaders on the 189-nation World Bank enjoy all been People. But other international locations enjoy complained about this pattern.

Kim’s everlasting successor will be decided by the World Bank’s board of directors.

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