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Ivanka Trump speaks at a conference on women's empowerment in Tokyo on Nov. 3. (Pool photo)

Ivanka Trump calls for 'modernizing workplace' to empower women

In Tokyo speech, urges new tech and policies in changing working styles

KENTARO IWAMOTO, Nikkei staff writer | Japan

TOKYO -- Modernizing the workplace to allow more flexible working styles is the key to women's empowerment as well as to economic growth, Ivanka Trump said Friday morning in her speech at a Tokyo conference.

The daughter and adviser to the U.S. president, who also owns her own fashion brand, was in Tokyo ahead of her father's visit on Sunday.

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