Government declares 2019 ‘Year of citizen-centered public services’
The Government has announced 2019 as ‘Year of citizen-centered public services’ and approved a plan of actions during its expanded meeting on January 16.
MPs attend 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum
Head of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Policy, Education, Culture and Science, Yo.Baatarbileg, head of Standing Committee on Justice Sh.Radnaased and MP S.Erdene are attending the 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum, which is taking place in Siem Reap, Cambodia on December 14-17.
National Trade and Investment Roadmap under development
The Government of Mongolia adopted the ‘Mongolian Export’ program in September 2018. Within the framework of the program, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), International Trade Centre (ITC) and Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) are developing the Mongolian Trade and Investment Roadmap.
Mongolia-Argentina consultative meeting takes place
During the Consultative Meeting between the Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and Argentina held on January 14 in Buenos Aires, the sides agreed to implement a project for providing livestock with nutrition in winter and monitoring spread of hoof-and-mouth disease.
Senior parliamentarians convene on Constitution’s Day
Senior members of then-People’s Great Khural, who partook in adoption of new democratic Constitution of Mongolia, convened at State House on January 13 on the occasion of the 27th anniversary of the democratic Constitution.
Ch.Ulaan appointed as Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry
Member of Parliament Ch.Ulaan was appointed as Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry with 94.5 percent votes of the members who attended plenary meeting of the parliament on January 11.
Mongolia celebrates 27th anniversary of its modern Constitution
Today, members of Mongolian Parliament headed by Speaker M.Enkhbold and former members of then-People’s Great Khural, who contributed to adopt new democratic Constitution, paid tribute to the Monument of Chinggis Khaan and laid wreath at the Statue of D.Sukhbaatar on occasion of the 27th anniversary of the adoption of democratic Constitution of Mongolia.
Foreign Minister attends ‘Raisina Dialogue 2019’
Minister of Foreign affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar participated in the 4th edition of the Raisina Dialogue, co-organized by the Ministry of External Affairs of India and Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi on January 8-10.
Deputy Ministers and State Secretaries appointed
The Cabinet appointed Deputy Ministers and State Secretaries of some ministries during its regular meeting on January 9.
Construction work for Nalaikh road to start in April
On January 8, Minister of Road and Transport Development Ya.Sodbaatar held a meeting with Acting Governor of the Capital City J.Batbayasgalan, Deputy Governor of the Capital City P.Bayarkhuu and representatives of Ministry of Finance as well as other corresponding officials to discuss the construction of the road connecting Ulaanbaatar and Nalaikh.
Startups will be able to raise capital publicly
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social policy, Education, Culture and Science discussed draft amendments to the Law on Innovation at its regular meeting on January 9.
Celebration of 70th anniversary of Mongolia-China diplomatic relations launched
Celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and People’s Republic of China has been launched at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on January 8.
70 projects to be implemented for 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and PRC
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government G.Zandanshatar received Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Xing Haiming to discuss the 70 projects that will be implemented in the framework of the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the PRC as well as increasing bilateral trade turnover to USD 10 billion by 2020.
Ambassador B.Ganbold appointed as Head of ENEA Office
Ambassador of Mongolia to the Republic of Korea B.Ganbold was appointed as the Head of Subregional Office for East and North-East Asia (ENEA) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and took office on January 7, 2019.
Michael S.Klecheski appointed as Ambassador of the USA to Mongolia
The United States House of Representatives confirmed the nomination of to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the US to Mongolia Michael S.Klecheski on January 2.
Foreign Minister meets Australian Ambassador
Today, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador of Australia John Langtry in connection with the latter’s completion of mission in Mongolia.
Bill submitted to amend the Law on the Procedure of the Plenary Session of Parliament
On January 4, Chief of Staff to the President of Mongolia Z.Enkhbold submitted a Bill on Amendment to the Law on the Procedure of the Plenary Session of the State Great Khural to Chairman of the State Great Khural M.Enkhbold.
Diplomatic titles awarded by President
President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga issued a decree and presented titles to diplomats in recognition of their commitment to the international relations sphere and solid contribution to the pursuit of the foreign policy priorities of Mongolia.
Celebration of the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Khalkha Gol Battle discussed
According to the Government’s Resolution No.210 of July 2018, it was decided to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Battle of Khalkha Gol (Khalkha River) in 2019. In this regard, an organizing committee chaired by Deputy Prime Minister U.Enkhtuvshin was established. An extended meeting of the committee was held on December 25.
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