28 Nov
Ivanka Trump, adviser and daughter of United States President Donald Trump, arrived in India early on Tuesday morning for the three-day Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. She will be leading the US delegation for the eighth edition of the summit. The inaugural session of the summit will be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and Ivanka. PM Modi will also host a dinner for the US President’s daughter at Hyderabad’s Falaknuma Palace.
Nov 28, 20176:01 pm (IST)

To entrepreneurs here from all over the world, I assure you India’s whole-hearted support and urge you to come Make in India and Invest in India. For India and the World: PM @narendramodi

Nov 28, 20175:53 pm (IST)

We have launched ‘AIMtoInnovate’ with over 900 Atal Tinkering Labs to promote a culture of innovation among children. We have also launched 19 Incubation Centres to further innovation across India: PM Narendra Modi at GES.



Nov 28, 20175:51 pm (IST)

Smartphone users in India projected to grow to 580 million by 2018, offering opportunities for job creation: PM Modi at GES.




Nov 28, 20175:50 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lists measures taken by the government to make doing business in India easier. “My government has eased FDI in two crucial sectors.”




Nov 28, 20175:46 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Three of India’s oldest High Courts headed by women. India’s Mars Mission had immense contribution of women scientists. Not just in ISRO, even Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams contributed massively to US space projects.




Nov 28, 20175:42 pm (IST)

GES will showcase women who have dared to be different: Prime Minister Narendra Modi.




Nov 28, 20175:41 pm (IST)

More than 50% delegates at the GES are women. India’s history replete with women: PM Modi during the inaugural address.




Nov 28, 20175:39 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Women are an incarnation of Shakti. Women’s empowerment vital to India’s development. Every developmental project has had immense contribution from women. From our successful space projects to our government ministries, everything has women contributing to a great extent.

Nov 28, 20175:36 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi starts addressing the GES gathering. Says this is the first time that the Summit is being hosted in Asia.

Nov 28, 20175:33 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump addresses the gathering, says, “Here in India, I want to applaud PM Narendra Modi for his firm belief that “The progress of humanity is incomplete without the empowerment of women.”

Nov 28, 20175:30 pm (IST)

When women work, it creates a unique multiplier effect.Women are more likely than men to hire other women, and to give them access to capital, mentorship and networks.Women are also more likely to reinvest their income back in their families & communities: Ivanka Trump.

Nov 28, 20175:28 pm (IST)

We must ensure that women entrepreneurs have access to capital, networks, resources & equitable laws: Ivanka Trump.

Nov 28, 20175:26 pm (IST)

India is truly an inspiration to all of us all over us the world. Through innovative talent & entrepreneurial ability, you have made remarkable strides: Senior Advisor to the US President, Ivanka Trump.

Nov 28, 20175:25 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump: In the last decade, women have made remarkable strides in starting new businesses… Today, more than 11 mn women in the United States own businesses. They employ nearly 9 mn workers, and generate over $1 trillion in revenue.

Nov 28, 20175:24 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump congratulates India for its enterprise and entrepreneurship.

Nov 28, 20175:21 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump: Only when women are empowered to thrive; will our families, our economies, and our societies reach their fullest potential.

Nov 28, 20175:20 pm (IST)

“Proud to say that women make up for 50% of the entrepreneurs present at the summit. I congratulate all the businesswomen present here,” Ivanka Trump says while reiterating this year’s GES theme of putting women entrepreneurs first.



Nov 28, 20175:18 pm (IST)

“In the city of pearls the biggest treasure is you (points at the audience)… You are rewriting the rules. The people of India inspire us all,” Ivanka Trump says at the inaugural address.




Nov 28, 20175:14 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump starts her address at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. “I want to congratulate the people of India on its 70th year of Independence and for being one of the fastest growing economies.”



Nov 28, 20175:11 pm (IST)




Nov 28, 20175:06 pm (IST)

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao starts speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. KCR welcomes Ivanka Trump, PM Narendra Modi and other dignitaries.




Nov 28, 20175:05 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend the cultural events ahead of the inaugural ceremony of GES 2017. (Image: NitiAayog/Twitter)




Nov 28, 20175:02 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Ivanka Trump, Telangana Chief Minister KCR and a host of other ministers have arrived at the GES venue. They are currently witnessing an exotic cultural event being performed by ace dancers and artistes. (Image: NitiAayog/Twitter)




Nov 28, 20174:56 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Ivanka Trump reach the main event venue. They are seated in the audience and PM Modi will be addressing the gathering in a short while.




Nov 28, 20174:50 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump, who is a successful businesswoman, fashion designer and advisor to the US President, was invited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the White House in June to speak at the Summit. She is leading the US contingent at the Summit themed ‘Women First, Prosperity for All’.




Nov 28, 20174:47 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and advisor to US President, Ivanka Trump tour the virtual exhibition at the GES venue. (Image: NitiAayog/Twitter)



Nov 28, 20174:42 pm (IST)




Nov 28, 20174:32 pm (IST)

In her key note address to the 8th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit later in the day, she is likely to stress on ensuring women entrepreneurs have access to capital, access to networks and mentors, and access to equitable laws. According to excerpts of her speech obtained by PTI, she would state that despite the soaring rate of female entrepreneurs, women still face steep obstacles to starting, owning, and growing their businesses.




Nov 28, 20174:32 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump, the eldest daughter of US President Donald Trump, in her address today is likely to stress on fuelling the growth of women-led businesses, saying closing the gender entrepreneurship gap world-wide could grow global GDP by as much as 2 per cent.




Nov 28, 20174:24 pm (IST)

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will also be speaking in the opening plenary session on “Be the Change-Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership” later in the evening.




Nov 28, 20174:15 pm (IST)

Delegates are arriving by the minute at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit venue in Hyderabad. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has met advisor to US President, Ivanka Trump at the event venue. She is expected to start with her inaugural address soon.




Nov 28, 20173:45 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Ivanka Trump at the GES venue in Hyderabad on Tuesday.



Nov 28, 20173:43 pm (IST)

Hand in hand. EAM @SushmaSwaraj met @IvankaTrump, Advisor to the US President and Leader of the US delegation at  in Hyderabad; had a productive discussion on women entrepreneurship and empowerment.



Nov 28, 20173:29 pm (IST)



Nov 28, 20173:21 pm (IST)

 is here! Smt @nsitharaman will be speaking in the opening plenary session on “Be the Change-Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership” today at 5:20 pm. She will be sharing the panel w/ Ms @IvankaTrump ,Advisor to the @POTUS & Mr Marcus Wallenberg, Chairman @SEBGroup



Nov 28, 20173:18 pm (IST)



Nov 28, 20173:13 pm (IST)

Ivanka Trump has arrived at Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), the GES Summit venue. She is scheduled to first meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and will then make a keynote address at the business meet.




Nov 28, 20172:55 pm (IST)

13-yr-old Australian Youngest Entrepreneur at GES

Hamish Finlayson, 13, is the youngest entrepreneur who will be showcasing his gaming and awareness apps at the high-profile Global Entrepreneurship Summit here. The Australia-based entrepreneur, who is studying in 7th grade, has so far developed five apps including the one to save turtles, and is currently working on the sixth one for increasing awareness about traffic rules. “I am super excited to be in India,” Finlayson said.




Nov 28, 20172:47 pm (IST)

IT Firms Ask Employees to Work From Home

Some of the IT firms located at Madhapur here have asked their employees to work from home today and for the next two days keeping in view restrictions put in place for the global summit being attended by US President Donald Trump’s daughter and advisor Ivanka Trump. As part of security arrangements for the high-profile event, restrictions have been put in place with regard to movement of people and vehicular traffic in and around the venue, the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), at Madhapur, which is an IT hub.




Nov 28, 20171:37 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has landed in Hyderabad, where he will address the inaugural ceremony of Global Entrepreneurship Summit along with Ivanka Trump and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao.

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: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Hyderabad where he will inaugurate Metro Rail Project and  later today, CM K Chandrashekhar Rao received him at the airport.




Nov 28, 20171:32 pm (IST)

Responding to Ken Juster, the newly appointed US ambassador to India who greeted her on her arrival in Hyderabad, Ivanka Trump said, “Thank you for the warm welcome. I’m excited to be in Hyderabad, India for #GES2017.” The event will begin sometime around 2pm today afternoon.



Nov 28, 20171:09 pm (IST)
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Hyderabad: Visuals from the venue of  that will be inaugurated by PM Modi this evening, Ivanka Trump to also attend. Entrepreneurs in attendance say the Summit is a great opportunity 




Nov 28, 201712:05 pm (IST)

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said GES 2017 will be an important opportunity for India and the US to showcase the entrepreneurship of people, advance women’s economic empowerment, & harness the power of young innovators in both countries.




Nov 28, 201711:39 am (IST)

In her keynote address, Ivanka Trump, will stress on fuelling the growth of women-led businesses, saying closing the gender entrepreneurship gap world-wide could grow global GDP by as much as 2 per cent. Excerpts of her speech made available reveal she will stress on ensuring women entrepreneurs have access to capital, access to networks and mentors, and access to equitable laws.




Nov 28, 201711:05 am (IST)

The Hyderabad Police issued a traffic advisory, announcing that traffic will be diverted from 5pm to 11pm on the following routes:

– Traffic from I S Sadan, DMRL, towards Chandrayan Gutta will be diverted at Midhani junction towards Balapur.
– Traffic from Srisailam Highway will be diverted at Keshavgiri Post office toward Balapur.
– Traffic from Himmath Pura towards Falaknuma will be diverted at Nagulchintha T Junction towards Laldharwaza.
– Traffic from Kalapathar/ Jahanuma towards Shamshirgunj T Junction will be diverted towards Gowshala Jhanuma.
– Traffic from Jahanuma and Bibi ka Chashma will not be allowed towards Falaknuma and will be diverted towards Shamsheergunj.
– The Road form Engine bowli to Chandrayan gutta X Road will be totally blocked.




Nov 28, 201710:31 am (IST)

More delegates have started arriving in Hyderabad for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.

Heading to Hyderabad today for the inauguration of @GES2017
First time in Asia; jointly hosted with USA celebrates entrepreneurship. @NITIAayog @amitabhk87 @WhiteHouse@narendramodi 




Nov 28, 201710:19 am (IST)

Officials said that Ivanka will reach HICC at 3 pm and meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. After the inaugural session of GES and a panel discussion, Ivanka will return to her hotel. Around 8 pm, she will leave for Taj Falaknuma, a palace hotel in the old city where Modi is hosting a dinner for her and other GES delegates. After the dinner, she will come back to the hotel. On Wednesday she will leave for HICC around 9 am and address another session at GES. She will leave HICC at noon. Security agencies were tight-lipped on her itinerary for the rest of the day, but is scheduled to fly to Dubai tomorrow night. State government officials said the US security authorities had kept her schedule under tight wraps due to high security threat perception.

  • Source : News18.com