When she was in the private sector, before joining the White House, she was vice president for acquisitions at the Trump Organization and she launched her own clothing line, the Ivanka Trump brand.
"My previous experiences and recent years working at the World Bank have been rewarding efforts that have demonstrated how vital infrastructure development has become to the world", Kim said Tuesday in a statement. The largest shareholders of the World Bank - including the US, China, Japan, and Germany - each have an individual director who represents their interests. The department received "a significant number of recommendations", a spokesman said.
In any case, the success of a U.S. candidate is not completely assured.
Kim was the first American nominee to face a contested election for the World Bank presidency in 2012 and the bank's board has said its selection process will be "open, merit-based and transparent", implying non-US candidates would not be ruled out.
The bank's statement also said the new director should have "a firm commitment to and appreciation for multilateral cooperation", a phrase that draws a contrast with the views of some Trump administration officials who have questioned the value of multilateralism, and of institutions like the World Bank.
The Chang'e-4 mission - named after a moon goddess - made the world's first soft landing on the moon's far side on January 3. The spacecraft is equipped with radar, cameras, and spectrometers for studying the far side of the Moon.
I think we played the first time against each other when I was eight and she was nine, something like that. Monday's Australian Open first-round match against Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut could be his last.
His wife Carole Ghosn said she had received no information about his health and "pleaded" with Japanese authorities for news. But afterwards Ghosn's lawyer said it would be "very difficult" to win bail and it could be months before his case is heard.
The Palestinian Authority said in a statement that the road posed a challenge to "the credibility of the worldwide community". Segregated roads are common in the West bank, but until now, none are divided along their entire length by a wall.
It's a shape that evolved naturally from the original LC design, yet still manages to stand on its own with a unique identity. Inside, meanwhile, there's white leather with yellow accent stitching across Lexus' extravagantly bolstered sports seats.
When you're making adjustments when the defense is out there. "I have had the opportunity to be here a few other times. LaFleur will now get to work putting together his coaching staff as the busy offseason continues.
Congress workers in Kolkata, West Bengal protested against " The Accidental Prime Minister " on its release day. This is no surprise as Tamilrockers have, in the recent past, released numerous movies on their site.
It's not hard to see why investors would sell their shares in ATVI, Destiny is a hugely popular video game franchise. As Bungie takes over complete control of Destiny , Activision will increase it's focus on its other IPs.
Asked if he would ever shake Ballmer's hand, Griffin bristled, saying, "I am not here to answer hypothetical questions". It's pretty clear that there are still some hard feelings from Blake Griffin toward the Los Angeles Clippers .
It has also become involved in the US-China trade dispute after the arrest last month of chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou . Huawei is a leader in the development of next-generation "5G" mobile networks and a key player in building them in Europe.
If you think Part 1 is enough, you are wrong because we will never get enough of these Pacquiao vs Broner predictions. Jarrett Hurd - It will be a great fight but I want to go with my guy Broner because he has the skills to do it.
Tennis match-fixing investigation: Spain arrests 15 people
Each player's match was attended by a member of the Armenian ring, who made sure the player complied with the agreement. Authorities said the players tainted results after taking bribes from an Armenian ring that was dismantled in October.
Bafana Legend Masinga Passes Away
A stunned Jordaan described the likeable and popular former player's passing as a sad day for the sport. The South African played for Leeds United between 1994 and 1996.
What did Prince William do on Duchess Kate's birthday?
The Duchess of Cambridge celebrated her 37th birthday with a family tea party at Kensington Palace , it has been reported. But since becoming a mother, the Duchess has preferred to celebrate privately with her close family.
Lexar unveils mammoth 1TB SD card at CES 2019
It's pricy - considering you can snag two 512GB cards for less than $300 at times - but that doesn't make us want it any less. With 8K video coming fast larger capacity cards will be a must however V30 might not cut it.
No Intent to Declare Border Security Emergency 'Right Now'
For the president, who visited the Texas border with Mexico on Thursday, the border situation amounts to an invasion by criminals. Constitution to control government spending - and make it easier for a future Democratic president to bypass Capitol Hill.