146th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union
The 146th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly and its related meetings were held in Manama, Bahrain, between March 11-15, 2023.
Parliament Accepts President’s Veto on the Law on Protecting Human Rights on Social Media
At today's session on March 17, the State Great Khural discussed and resolved to approve the President’s veto over the Law on Protecting Human Rights on Social Media and the accompanying four laws.
Producers Appreciate Government Policy to Support National Food Industry
Within the framework of the ‘Food Supply and Safety’ national campaign President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh today visited Central Express CVS JSC food processing plant, "Shine Gantig" LLC, packaging company and "Trust Trade" LLC, meat processing company.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Pays Courtesy Call on Vice President of Turkey
Within the framework of the Official Visit, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms. Battsetseg paid a courtesy call on Vice President of Turkey Mr. Fuat Oktay.
Highlights from Speaker G.Zandanshatar's speech
We present some highlights from the opening speech by Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar.-The spring session will focus on legal reform against corruption.-The Government and relevant Ministers should pay particular attention to immediately submit the Bill on the National Wealth Fund to the State Great Khural so that the parliament discusses it during the spring session.
Decisions Made at Cabinet Session
During its regular session on March 15, 2023, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
Minister of Foreign Affairs Holds Official Talks with Her Turkish Counterpart
Ulaanbaatar, March 14, 2023 /MONTSAME/. During her Official Visit to Turkey between March 13-14, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms. Battsetseg held official talks with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu.
Women, Peace and Security: Ministerial-level Open Debate Held
Ministerial-level open debate on women, peace and security (WPS) titled “Women and Peace and Security: Towards the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of Resolution 1325 (2000)” was held on March 7 at the initiative of the Republic of Mozambique, the president of the Security Council in March.
State Great Khural Chairman Receives Ambassador Kim Jong-gu
The Chairman of the State Great Khural Mr. Zandanshatar received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Kim Jong-gu on March 9, 2023.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets Her Uzbek Counterpart
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms. Battsetseg paid an Official Visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan at the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Mr. Baxtiyor Saidov between March 8-9.
Decisions Made at Cabinet Session
During its regular session on March 7, 2023, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
U.S. Secretary of State Recognizes Brigadier General Bolor Ganbold at 2023 International Women of Courage Awards
Brigadier General Bolor Ganbold has been honored with the International Women of Courage (IWOC) Awards for her nearly 30 years of courageous service to Mongolia and the series of firsts she has achieved, which have broken barriers and opened the door for other women to follow.
“Food Revolution” Gains Momentum
Public and private organizations, international organizations, and food producers have been joining and actively supporting the “Food Supply and Safety” national campaign, initiated by the President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh.
Legal Basis of Relations Between Mongolia and UEA to be Enhanced
During the working visit of the Head of the Office of President to the United Arab Emirates on March 1-3, Mr. Sodbaatar held a meeting with the Minister of State and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market Mr. Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh.
The Minister of Education and Science Paying Official Visit to Australia
The Minister of Education and Science Mr. Enkh-Amgalan and other official representatives are paying Official Visit to the Commonwealth of Australia between March 6-10.
Researches to be Conducted on Mutually Beneficial Projects and Programs
The Head of the Office of President Ya. Sodbaatar paid a working visit to the United Arab Emirates on March 1-3.
Representative from the World Health Organization Presents Letter of Credence to Minister of Foreign Affairs
Today, the representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) Socorro Escalante to Mongolia presented her Letter of Credence to Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms. Battsetseg.
Willingness Expressed to Strengthen Inter-Parliamentary Relations
On March 3, over the course of his visit to Japan, the Chairman of the State Great Khural Mr. Zandanshatar met and held official talks with the Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr. Hiroyuki Hosoda, and the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Fumio Kishida.
Chairman of the State Great Khural Pays Courtesy Call on the Emperor of Japan Naruhito
Ulaanbaatar, March 6, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The Chairman of State Great Khural (Speaker of the Parliament) Mr. Zandanshatar paid a Courtesy Call on the Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako of Japan on March 3 at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.