Parliamentary standing committee chair meets Russian Ambassador
Member of the Parliament, chair of parliamentary standing committee on security and foreign policy B.Battumur had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia Iksander Azizov.
President Kh.Battulga becomes acquainted with construction work of sports complex
On June 20, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan became acquainted with the construction progress of the sports complex being built in the capital city’s Khan-Uul district.
Weekly review of parliamentary activities for June 14-18
Members of the State Great Hural Ms. Kh.Bulgantuya and Mr. D.Tsogtbaatar, representing the Mongolian Parliament, participated in an online discussion on “Improving Legislative Oversight of the Executive Branch” organized by the Democratic Partnership under the US House of Representatives.
Т.Ayursaikhan: Enriching bilateral relations with economic content will be emphasized
On June 17, 2021, Mr.T.Ayursaikhan, Vice-Chairman of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia, Chair of Mongolia-Turkey parliamentary group received H.E.Mr.Zafer Ates, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia.
Cabinet news in brief
The Cabinet made the following decisions at its regular meeting on June 16.
Cultural division to be established in each aimag of Mongolia
The cabinet held its regular weekly meeting on June 16. At the meeting, the government made amendments to its resolution on restructuring aimags’ governors’ offices to change the Education and cultural department as Educational Department and Cultural Division.
Ministry of Finance promoting transparency and efficiency initiatives
Within the framework of the ‘Ertech Mongol’ program (meaning ‘Early Mongolian’ in Mongolian), the Civil Service Council of Mongolia is organizing a series of meetings and discussions with government ministries to implement civil service reform in public sectors, define partnerships and planning between government ministries and agencies, and to avoid gaps in the reform framework.
National Naadam Festival to be organized online for second consecutive year
At its regular meeting today on June 16, the Cabinet has resolved to organize the National Naadam Festival in an online format in Ulaanbaatar city.
Mongolia-Poland Parliamentary Group Chair meets Polish Ambassador
Member of the State Great Khural B.Enkhbayar on June 15 had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Poland to Mongolia Krzysztof Bojko.
Consultative meeting held between Mongolian and Chinese Foreign Ministries
The second policy consultative meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China was held virtually on June 15.
MFA State Secretary meets ROK Ambassador
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affair N.Ankhbayar had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Lee Yeo-hong on June 14.
Meeting held with Ambassador of North Korea
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin received today Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea O Sung-ho, exchanging views on bilateral relations and cooperation.
Weekly review of parliamentary activities for June 7-11
June 8, 2021. MP J.Chinburen represented the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia at the IPU’s virtual meeting of parliaments, organized as a side meeting to the United Nations High-Level Meeting on HIV/AIDS. The meeting was held under the theme of “The role of parliaments in addressing inequalities to end AIDS by 2030”.
U.Khurelsukh to take presidential oath on June 25
On June 11, the State Great Khural (Parliament) of Mongolia passed a resolution setting a date for the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect U.Khurelsukh.
Meeting held between departments of Mongolian and Japanese Foreign Ministries
On June 11, the first consultative meeting between the Department of International Law and Treaty of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the International Legal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan was held virtually.
Foreign Minister meets Ambassador of Italy
On June 11, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Italian Republic to Mongolia Laura Botta.
60th anniversary of Mongolia-Laos diplomatic relations falls next year
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Phengsavanh Keopraseuth to discuss relations and cooperation between the two countries.
Cargos stuck at Zamiin-Uud-Erlian border to be transported by rail to Ulaanbaatar
On June 10, Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan held a meeting with Ambassador of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
Mongolian Ambassador to Belgium meets Secretary General of World Customs Organization
H.E. Mr. O.Och, Ambassador of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Belgium held a courtesy meeting with the Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO) H.E. Mr.Kunio Mikuriya on June 8, 2021.
Loan program for supporting employment to be increased to MNT 3 trillion
As of June 8, loans with an annual interest rate of 3 percent have been issued to 16,193 businesses. As a result, over 60 thousand jobs have been safeguarded so far. “The loan program is possible to be increased from MNT 2 trillion to MNT 3 trillion,” highlighted the Prime Minister.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership