In the United States, Ivanka Trump has become a controversial figure, battling persistent questions about business conflicts and criticism for not doing more to moderate her father’s policies toward women.
But in China, she is widely adored. Her lavish lifestyle and business acumen resonate with many young professionals who are hungry for fame and fortune in a society that often equates material wealth with success.
"The ‘Goddess’ Yi Wan Ka: Ivanka Trump Is a Hit in China" is from the April 05, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Javier C. Hernández and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.