Ivanka Trump arrives in Japan ahead of USA president's visit

Japan rolls out sleek, all-female police squad to protect Ivanka

U.S. President Donald Trump, her father, and first lady Melania, her mother-in-law, are scheduled to arrive November 5 for a three-day visit.

Trump, who is attending event at the invitation of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, will be introduced by the Prime Minister on Friday morning, according to a White House official, signaling Japan's interest in developing relationships with the Trump administration.

Abe, who opened the summit with his own speech, pledged to contribute $50 million (about ¥5.7 trillion) to the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative championed by Ivanka Trump.

Her speech is expected to nod to the host country.

"At the very heart of this vision, 'Abenomics, ' is 'womenomics, '" Trump said, adding that she expects Japan's economy "will continue to grow in great measure".

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Shortly thereafter, all five ex-presidents appeared in a commercial for a fundraising effort known as " One America Appeal ". Bush , and Barack Obama - were on stage, and Carter spoke, then Clinton.

Through his so-called womenomics policies - which seek to create "a society where women can shine", Abe said he has "used his efforts to the utmost" on the issues of child care and creating better working environments for women.

Ivanka Trump on Friday condemned sexual harassment in the workplace, telling an audience in Japan that such behavior "can never be tolerated".

The Japanese police department in Tokyo has put together an all-female squad of officers for specific assignment to first lady Melania Trump and other visiting female dignitaries, including presidential adviser Ivanka Trump, according to a report.

At the Tokyo conference, Ivanka Trump said: "All too often, our workplace culture fails to treat women with appropriate respect".

"This takes many forms, including harassment, which can never be tolerated", she continued. They are dressed in smart black suits, instead of the body armor usually needed to guard against rioters. Trump will stop in Hawaii Friday for a ceremony at Pearl Harbor.

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