Ambassador of Japan pledges to increase Mongolian exports to Japan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On January 20, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar met with Japanese Ambassador to Mongolia Hiroyuki Kobayashi to congratulate him on presenting his diplomatic credentials and assuming office.
Finance Minister signs loan agreement with China’s Exim Bank Vice President
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On January 20, Minister of Finance Ch.Khurelbaatar met with Vice President of the Export-Import Bank of China Xie Ping in Beijing, China to exchange views on the projects being implemented in Mongolia by Chinese government soft loans.
Government calling for public inputs on ‘Vision – 2050’ long term development policy
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. ‘Vision – 2050’ Mongolia’s long-term policy document was handed over to Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh on January 03, 2020. Involving government ministries, agencies, scholars and experts, the draft document was formulated by a sub-working group set up upon an order No. 52 by the Prime Minister and a resolution No. 65 by Head of the Cabinet Secretariat of 2019.
President Kh.Battulga departs for Davos, Switzerland
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga today left for Davos, Switzerland to take part in the World Economic Forum 2020. After attending the annual forum, the President of Mongolia will pay a visit to the Kingdom of Norway.
Australia to support Mongolia on the removal from “Grey List”
Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar met Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia Tony Smith during his attendance to the 28th Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum which is being held in Australia.
Mongolia-Canada parliamentary group chair meets Canadian Ambassador
MP, Chairperson of the Mongolia-Canada intergovernmental parliamentary group B.Saranchimeg met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Mongolia Catherine Ivkoff on January 17.
Ambassador R.Bold meets Turkish Foreign Minister
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia in the Republic of Turkey R.Bold has met the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu.
Ambassador R.Bold meets the President of Turkish Academy of Sciences
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia in the Republic of Turkey R.Bold has met the President of Turkish Academy of Sciences (TUBA) Prof. Dr. Muzaffer Şeker.
Water Agency to be established
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Parliament today adopted a bill on amendments to the Law on Water.
Penalties raised on livestock thefts
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On January 16, the Parliament of Mongolia backed a bill on amendments to the Criminal Code of Mongolia.
Up to 50 percent of ballots can be recounted in 2020 Parliamentary elections
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Yesterday, January 15, General Election Commission (GEC) delivered a report on preparation of the upcoming 2020 Parliamentary Elections.
Mongolian parliamentary delegation attending APPF-28
Mongolian parliamentary delegates headed by Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar are attending the 28th Annual Meeting of Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-28) in Canberra, Australia.
Foreign Minister meets Canadian Ambassador
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Mongolia Catherine Ivkoff on January 14.
Prime Minister visits Bor-Undur fluorspar mine
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh is working in some aimags these days. During his working trip to Bor-Undur soum of Khentii aimag, PM U.Khurelsukh visited the mine site of Bor – Undur Mine and Ore Dressing Plant.
USD 262 million project of wastewater treatment center to be signed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On January 15, The Cabinet made following decisions.
'Friendship’ medal conferred to Ambassador of Laos
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Mr. Sialounkone Seng-Outhone on January 14, in connection with the latter’s completion of mission here.
Ambassador S.Sukhbold addresses UN Security Council debate
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. S.Sukhbold, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations took part the United Nations Security Council ministerial-level open debate on the topic of ‘Maintenance of international peace and security upholding the UN Charter’ held on January 9-10, expressing position of the Government of Mongolia.
Stricter control to be taken on special mining licenses
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Cabinet held a regular meeting today, January 15, Wednesday, and made a decision to establish an online repository for special mining licenses’ profiles within the first quarter of 2020, providing access to information on the mineral industry for government organizations.
UK in Mongolia 2019: a year of achievement in strengthening and advancing our bilateral relations
The British Embassy Ulaanbaatar reviews the year of 2019, highlighting success in UK-Mongolia bilateral relations with a number of impactful visits, including by the Mining, Energy and Education Ministers to London and UK Asia Minister to Mongolia, along with numerous projects and events.