Foreign Minister receives Chinese Ambassador
On March 22, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Mongolia Xing Haiming and discussed bilateral relations.
President proposes changes to the revised draft of Law on Corporate Income Tax
On March 20, President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga forwarded an official letter to Chairman of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar regarding a proposal on changes to the revised draft of the Law on Corporate Income Tax which is under consideration of the ongoing extraordinary session of the State Great Khural.
Mongolian Government always encourages licit foreign investment
The Government of Mongolia has declared that it has been and will always be supportive of foreign investments that comply with international agreements and the country’s domestic legislation.
Prime Minister of ROK to pay visit to Mongolia
Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Lee Nak-yeon will pay an official visit to Mongolia at the invitation of the Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh on March 25-27. It will be a reciprocal visit to the PM U.Khurelsukh’s visit to Korea in January, 2018.
Package of tax bills to be passed during Irregular Session of the Parliament
The package of revised tax bills is the main agenda to be considered during the Irregular Session of the Parliament, opened on March 18. The package involves revised bills on General Taxation, Personnel Income Tax and Corporate Income Tax. On May 29, 2018, the Government submitted to the Parliament these bills which were formulated with a purpose to resolve tax disputes arising between taxpayer and taxation administration, introduce international standards and innovative taxation principles into Mongolia in harmony with the country’s conditions, promote investors and broaden the taxation base.
Mongolian delegation attends UN South-South Cooperation conference
Delegation led by Minister of Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan are participating the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation being held in Buenos Aires on March 20-22.
Secretary-general of Parliamentary Office meets UNDP’s Deputy Resident Representative
On March 21, Secretary-general of the Secretariat of Parliament Ts.Tsolmon received UNDP's Deputy Resident Representative Ms. Daniela Gasparikova in connection with the completion of her mission here.
Mongolia’s Consulate to cooperate with Erlian city
On March 18, Mongolian Consulate in Erlian, the Republic of China signed a plan of cooperation with Internal Affairs Office of Erlian with a purpose to protect interest of Mongolians and prevent from crimes.
Cooperation issues discussed with TIKA program coordinator
On March 20, Member of the Parliament Z.Narantuya met with Emrah Ustaomer, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) Program Coordinator in Ulaanbaatar.
Erdenet Mining Corporation becomes 100 percent state-owned enterprise
“Erdenet Mining Corporation becomes a state-owned enterprise according to the decision of today’s Cabinet meeting, reported Minister of Justice and Home Affairs Ts.Nyamdorj.
Irregular session of the parliament opens
State Great Khural (Parliament of Mongolia) opened its irregular session today at 10 am with 73.3 percent turnouts.
Defense Minister visits Turkey
Minister of Defense N.Enkhbold paid an official visit to the Republic of Turkey on March 13-15.
Ambassador to Uzbekistan presents credentials
On March 14, Ambassador of Mongolia to the Republic of Uzbekistan L.Battulga presented his letter of credence to Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov.
PM meets with Vice President of South Sudan
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh met with J.Igga, Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan.
Proposal submitted on opening Embassy of the Swiss Confederation in Mongolia
Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar, who is on official visit to the Swiss Confederation, held official talks with President of the Swiss National Council, Ms. Marina Carobbio Guscetti on March 13.
Celebratory event for the 55th anniversary of Mongolia and Switzerland takes place
Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar is paying an official visit to the Swiss Confederation at the invitation of the President of the Swiss National Council Ms. Marina Carobbio Guscetti.
Request for negotiations on 49 percent shares of EMC submitted
On March 11, authorities of Mongolian Copper Corporation submitted a request to hold negotiations regarding the Parliament’s Resolution No.23 on 49 percent shares of Erdenet Mining Corporation (EMC) to the Prime Minister.
Foreign Minister meets Ambassador of Belarus
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus Stanis Vladimirovich Chepurnoy and exchanged views on bilateral relations on March 7.
Eleven issues to be resolved during emergency regime
In regard with the emergency regime set at Erdene Mining Corporation, head of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government L.Oyun-Erdene was interviewed on March 6.
L.Oyun-Erdene: This is a clear depiction of where the fight for justice halts
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Trade and Development Bank (TDB) D.Erdenebileg, the bank executive director O.Orkhon and Director of the Mongolian Copper Corporation Ts.Purevtuvshin were detained on March 05 for being accused of money laundering during the purchase of 49 percent shares of the Erdenet Mining Corporation (EMC). However, yesterday on March 6, the Primary Court of Sukhbaatar District ruled to release them and they have been freed. In connection with the release, Head of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government L.Oyun-Erdene and MPs J.Batzandan and L.Bold made a statement today.
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”
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