PM meets S.Korean Minister of Education

2015-10-02 17:20:20

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Premier Ch.Saikhanbileg Friday received visiting Mr Hwang Woo-Yea, the Deputy PM and Minister of Education of South Korea.

The Premier expressed a satisfaction with meeting the high guest and with an expansion of the bilateral relations and cooperation in all spheres, especially in the education sector, within the comprehensive partnership level. Noting about the 25th anniversary of the Mongolia-S.Korea diplomatic relations marked this year, he underlined an importance of high-level mutual visits for deepening of the ties and hoped that his S.Korean colleague Hwang Kyo-ahn will visit Mongolia.

The Premier also proposed broadening of the collaboration in the education sector, augmenting a number of Mongolian students to study in South Korea with governmental scholarships, preparing 500 Mongolian engineers, and collaborating in establishing a joint IT school.

In turn, Mr Hwang mentioned that a cooperation memorandum was signed this Friday between the Education Ministries of the two countries, and said he will focus on a realization of this document.