Ambassador to China presents copy of his credentials
On October 19, newly-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the People’s Republic of China T.Badral met with Director-General of the Protocol Department of the Foreign Ministry of the People’s Republic of China Hong Lei and presented copy of his credentials.
J.Batbayasgalan appointed as Chairman of Ulaanbaatar’s Citizens’ Representative Khural
The first meeting of the newly-formed Citizens’ Representative Khural of Ulaanbaatar city (local self-government council) is underway today, October 23, with 100 percent attendance of all 45 members. 17.8 percent of total seats are held by female members and 13 representatives are first-time members.
Re-polling scheduled in 62 constituencies for 2020 local council elections
Mongolia held nationwide elections for Citizens’ Representative Khurals or local councils of 21 aimags and their 330 soums as well as Ulaanbaatar city and its 9 districts on October 15. A total of 17,149 candidates ran for 8,169 seats at local councils nationwide.
Consul General meets Chief Executive of Hong Kong
Consul General of Mongolia in Hong Kong G.Jargalsaikhan met with Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam on October 22.
Mongolia’s 30k sheep donation delivered to China
During his visit to the People's Republic of China on February 27, 2020, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga handed over a certification of donation of 30,000 sheep to President of China Xi Jinping to help China fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
‘Khuraldai’ club holds first meeting
At an initiative of the Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar, a consultation club of former speakers ‘Khuraldai’ was formed. Today, the club has held its first meeting.
PM U.Khurelsukh holds virtual meeting with Deputy Chairman of Security Council of Russia
On October 21, Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh held a virtual meeting with Deputy Chairman of the Security Council of the Russian Federation D.A.Medvedev.
Mongolian representatives participating in UNGA Fourth Committee session
A Mongolian delegation led by Permanent Representative to the United Nations V.Enkhbold is attending the 75th session of the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly.
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat meets Kuwaiti Ambassador
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government L.Oyun-Erdene, as a head of the Mongolia-Kuwait Intergovernmental Commission, received Ambassador of Kuwait to Mongolia Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi on October 20.
Deputy Foreign Minister meets Russian Ambassador
On October 14, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia I.K.Azizov, discussing some issues of bilateral, international and regional cooperation.
Foreign Ministry organizes workshop jointly with IOM
On October 19, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) jointly organized a workshop on the review of the implementation of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (Global Compact on Migration).
President exchanges views regarding situations of drought-hit aimags
During recent meetings held by President Kh. Battulga in rural areas, herders of some aimags affected by the drought, claimed about the sharp declines in the livestock productivity and household incomes and the critical situations they are facing to lose a large number of animals if it becomes harsh winter, and put forth taking immediate measures.
Tribute paid to a representative of Polish specialists who worked in Mongolia
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the diplomatic relations with the Republic of Poland, Mongolian Ambassador to Poland B. Dorj hosted a meeting with a 92-year-old Polish citizen Zjislav Banasik as a representative of Polish specialists, who had worked in Mongolia, on October 14 at the Embassy in Warsaw.
Results for Ulaanbaatar’s local council elections submitted
On October 15, Thursday, Mongolian citizens voted in nationwide elections for Citizens’ Representative Khurals (local councils) in 21 aimags and their 330 soums, capital city of Ulaanbaatar, and its 9 districts.
Visa waiver agreement signed with Slovenia
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Slovenia G.Battungalag and State Secretary of the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Gašper Dovžan signed the Visa Waiver Agreement for Holders of Diplomatic and Official/Service Passports between the Governments of Mongolia and Slovenia on October 16 in Ljubljana
UN asked to cooperate for capacity building of civil service
On October 16, Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government L. Oyun-Erdene received UN Resident Coordinator Tapan Mishra, together with representatives of UN organizations.
Mongolian People’s Party briefs on preliminary results of local council elections
Some representatives from the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) today gave a press briefing on the preliminary results of 2020 elections of Mongolia’s Citizens’ Representative Khurals (local councils) of aimags, capital city, soums and districts.
Prime Minister addresses parliament's discussion on state budget bills
Today, October 16, the State Great Khural – the Mongolian Parliament is convening for a plenary meeting. Bills of State Budget for 2021, budget for 2021’s Social Insurance Fund, budget for 2021’s Health Insurance Fund, budget framework statement for 2021, budget assumption for 2022-2023 are placed on the agenda of parliament's for this session.
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