CNN: firm son-in-law trump denies that he used his name to attract investments


NEW YORK, may 9. /Offset. TASS Alexey Kachalin/. The company Kushner Companies, which is engaged in real estate and belongs to the family of Jared Kushner – senior adviser and son-in-law of U.S. President Donald trump rejected the accusations in an attempt to use his name to Finance a major project in the us state of new Jersey. About Kushner Companies said in a Monday interview with CNN.

Last Saturday and Sunday in Beijing and Shanghai held investment forums, which made the sister Advisor of the head of state Nicole Kushner Meyer. “In 2008 my brother Jared Kushner as chief Executive officer, joined the family company, and recently moved to Washington to join the administration (of US President)”, – she said.

The forums were devoted to attracting foreign investment in the United States, including at the expense of the preferential granting of U.S. visas (EB-5) to those who invested at least $500 thousand in one of their private projects. Kushner Companies is calculated in such a way to Finance 15% of his draft 1 Journal Square in new Jersey, providing for the construction of residential and office buildings in the amount of $976,4 million Critics called the EB-5 visa easy by providing a residence permit in the U.S. by wealthy foreigners, particularly from China.

“Meyer wanted to make it clear that her brother had resigned from all his posts in the company in January this year and has nothing to do with this project”, – quotes the broadcaster the statement of the Kushner Companies. The enterprise was called “part of the presentation, arranged by the organizers of the forums,” the President of Donald trump, shown during the slide show in Beijing.

As previously reported, in China the wife of Jared Kushner – Ivanka trump – a lot of fans. The daughter of the U.S. President visited the PRC Embassy in Washington to celebrate the New year according to the lunar calendar and educates their children in the field of peculiarities of the Chinese culture. Five year old daughter Ivanka – Arabella Kushner sang the song in Chinese for the Chinese President XI Jinping, who visited the estate “Mar-a-Lago” in Florida in early April.

In late March, the Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group has ceased further negotiations on the acquisition of the firm Kushner Companies part of a skyscraper on Fifth Avenue in new York. As has informed Agency Associated Press, the potential deal has drawn criticism from members of Congress and some experts, who saw the negotiations attempt to indirectly do a favor to the White house in the hope of a reciprocal service policy. The New York Times claims that the company is closely associated with a number of members of the Communist party of China.

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