Mongolia-Canada roundtable meeting runs

2015-10-07 12:52:38

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolia and Canada have discussed their cooperation in politics, trade, economy, investment and development issues, and exchanged information about international and regional collaboration.

This took place at the 6th roundtable meeting of the intergovernmental cooperation on Tuesday in Ulaanbaatar, reported the Ministry of foreign affairs on Wednesday.

The meeting was co-chaired by R.Jigjid, the Mongolian Minister of Mining, and by Ms Susan Gregson, Canada’s Assistant Deputy Minister Asia Pacific Branch.

Run for the first time in 2003 in Ottawa, the Mongolia-Canada roundtable meeting is a main mechanism of discussing all issues of the bilateral relations and cooperation. A "Third Neighor" of Mongolia, Canada is one of the leading countries in terms of investments made in Mongolia. In 2014, Canada included Mongolia in the list of nations to receive developmental official assistance.

Within the roundtable meeting, Ms Gregson has been received by Z.Enkhbold, the Speaker of parliament, and by L.Purevsuren, the Minister of Foreign Affairs.