Foreign Minister of Lao PDR to visit Mongolia
On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Lao PDR Saleumxay Kommasith will pay an official visit to Mongolia on September 3-5.
Former President of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev passed away on August 30 following a lengthy illness at the age of 91.
Views exchanged on Mongolia-Argentina cooperation
On August 30, non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Argentine Republic Sh.Battsetseg met with Undersecretary of Foreign Policy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade, and Worship Claudio Javier Rozencwaig.
Marmot re-introduction continues successfully
Previously, the marmot population in Khar Yamaat Nature Reserve had been declined and rarely seen due to a number of human-induced activities such as poaching. Therefore, WWF-Mongolia specialists in collaboration with relevant parties started the re-introduction of marmots in the Nature Reserve in 2019. Under this project, they have re-introduced a total of 100 individuals of Siberian marmot (Marmota sibirica) from Khustai National Park over the last three years.
Foreign Minister receives Iranian Deputy Minister of Industry
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B.Battsetseg on August 30 received a delegation led by Deputy Minister of Industry, Mine, and Trade of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Mehdi Baradaran.
Deputy Foreign Ministers of Mongolia, China and Russia meet virtually
On August 30, a virtual consultation between the Deputy Foreign Ministers of Mongolia, Russia and China took place.
Implementation of Austerity Law reviewed
During today’s regular meeting of the Cabinet, the implementation of the Retrenchment Law was reviewed.
Eagle Festival-2022 to be organized in October
The Eagle Festival-2022 will be organized on October 1-2 in Bugat soum of Bayan-Ulgii aimag by the Mongolian Eagle Hunters’ Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the Governor’s Office of Bayan-Ulgii aimag, and the aimag’s Department of Environment and Tourism.
Ambassador to Argentina presents her credentials
Non-resident Ambassador of Mongolia to the Argentine Republic Sh.Battsetseg presented her Letter of Credence to the country’s president Alberto Fernández.
Official visit of South Korean Foreign Minister concludes
The official visit of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Park Jin which started on August 28 concluded today.
New members of cabinet appointed
The State Great Khural of Mongolia today, August 30, approved new members of the cabinet, presented by Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene yesterday, August 29. The Steering Committee of the ruling Mongolian People’s Party, which holds the majority or 62 seats in the 76-seat State Great Khural, convened on August 29, to approve the list of ministers to nominate for the cabinet.
Foreign Minister holds official talks with her South Korean counterpart
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B.Battsetseg today held official talks with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Park Jin, who is paying an official visit to Mongolia on August 28-30.
Ambassador to Serbia presents copy of his credentials
Ambassador-designate of Mongolia to the Republic of Serbia S.Baatarjav has presented a copy of his Letter of Credence to Chief of Protocol of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia Mirjana Jeremić.
National forum on increasing women’s participation taking place
Under the auspices of the President of Mongolia, the national forum, ‘Increasing the participation of women in economic development’ is being organized at the State Palace, involving over 800 representatives from the capital, 21 aimags, civil society, the private sector, and international organizations.
USD 200 million to be devoted to nature conservation in Mongolia
On August 25, Minister of Environment and Tourism B.Bat-Erdene received Chief Executive Officer of The Nature Conservancy Jennifer Morris.
S.Korean Foreign Minister receives representatives of Mongolian citizens
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Park Jin on August 25 received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Korea E.Sarantogos and the representatives of Mongolian citizens living and working in the country.
‘Moving Silence’ project being implemented
For the third time (2017, 2018, and 2022), the Alliance Française of Ulaanbaatar and the Goethe-Institut Mongolia are implementing a project with the support of the Franco-German Cultural Fund. This time’s project is about inclusion and dance and features twenty-two teenagers between the ages of 10 and 17, ten of whom are deaf. In partnership with the Institut français, the Mongolian National University of Arts and Culture (SUIS), Deaf Education Center, and with the support of the Delegation of the European Union in Mongolia, "Moving Silence" will give rise to the final performance this Friday, August 26 at Mongolian National University of Arts and Culture.
EU extends budget support in Mongolia until the end of 2024
Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Axelle Nicaise and Minister of Finance B.Javkhlan reinforced the partnership between the European Union and Mongolia.
B.Javkhlan: The decision to buy 49% of EMC is now a big step closer to completion
During the press conference held on August 24 to present the decisions made at the regular Cabinet meeting, Minister of Finance B.Javkhlan gave some information about Parliamentary Resolution No. 23 of 2017.