Protocol signed on finalizing gas pipeline project feasibility study
Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia S.Amarsaikhan and Chairman of the Management Committee (CEO) of Gazprom Company Alexey Miller held a virtual meeting on January 25 and signed a protocol on the completion ofthe feasibility study for the construction project on the natural gas pipeline connecting Russia and China through the territory of Mongolia.
Oyu Tolgoi underground mining operations commence
Within the industrial recovery policy, a part of the New Recovery Policy of the Government, Oyu Tolgoi’s underground mining operations have commenced today.
USD 2.3 billion debt obligation in Oyu Tolgoi project waived
'Confirmation for debt forbearance and current outstanding balance' has been signed today by N.Tserenbat, CEO of Erdenes Oyu Tolgoi LLC and Luke Colton, Chief Financial Officer at Turquoise Hill Resources. This means Mongolia's USD 2.3 billion debt for its share (34 percent) in the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold project has been completely waived by Oyu Tolgoi Netherlands (OTN).
Ambassador to France meets Archbishop Celestino Migliore
On January 22, U.Nyamkhuu, Mongolia’s Ambassador to the French Republic, met with Archbishop Celestino Migliore, Head of the diplomatic missions in France and Apostolic nuncio to France.
Protocol to be signed on completion of feasibility study for gas pipeline project
In connection with the feasibility study for the construction project on the natural gas pipeline connecting Russia and China through the territory of Mongolia being completed in December 2021, Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan held a telephone conversation with Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee and Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Company Vitaly Markelov on January 21.
China's practices in forestation under attention of Ministry
Minister of Environment and Tourism B.Bat-Erdene held a virtual meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the People's Republic of China T. Badral.
Ambassador U.Enkhtuvshin meets Russian Senators
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Russian Federation U.Enkhtuvshin has met with six senators headed by First Deputy Chair of the Federation Council Committee on Science, Education and Culture Ilyas Umakhanov.
Anniversary of Mongolia-Ukraine diplomatic relations celebrated in Kyiv
On January 21, the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Ukraine, an anniversary celebration event took place at the Ukrainian Parliament Building.
Ambassador G.Munkhbayar meets Turkish Deputy Energy Minister
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Turkey G.Munkhbayar had a meeting with Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey Alparslan Bayraktar.
Permanent Representative to OSCE presents credentials
Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) M.Tsengeg presented his credentials to OSCE Secretary General Helga Schmid on January 21.
E.Ariunbold appointed as Mongolia’s Cultural Envoy
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg received Head of “TITEM-ART” Academy, art critic, doctoral candidate, associate professor and Leading Cultural Worker E.Ariunbold, who has been appointed as Mongolia's Cultural Envoy, and presented a Certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia.
Amendments to be made to Law on Customs
On January 19, six members of the parliament led by MP N.Enkhbold presented a bill to Speaker G.Zandanshatar to make amendments to the Law on Customs and the Law on Customs Tariffs and Duties.
Deputy Minister of Justice and Home Affairs receives U.S Ambassador
Deputy Minister of Justice and Home Affairs B.Solongo received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Mongolia Michael Klecheski on January 20.
Ambassador D.Gansukh meets Czech Chamber of Deputies member
On January 19, Ambassador D.Gansukh met with member of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic Stanislav Berkovec to exchange views on bilateral relations and cooperation.
Ambassador to Turkey called on Turkish Minister of Culture and Tourism
Ambassador G.Munkhbayar paid a courtesy call on Minister of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey Mehmet Ersoy.
Online meeting held between Mongolian and Indonesian Foreign Ministries
An online meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the Republic of Indonesia was held on January 19.
Deputy Ministers and State Secretaries appointed
At the regular meeting on January 19, the Cabinet approved some appointments.
Autumn session of State Great Khural closes
2021 autumn session of the State Great Khural, the unicameral legislature of Mongolia, closed on January 18.
Parliament adopts Bill to ratify Amendment to the Montreal Protocol
At its plenary meeting yesterday, January 18, the Mongolian Parliament approved a Bill on ratifying the Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years