Kyrgyz MPs pay courtesy call on President Kh. Battulga

2019-06-13 13:36:19

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On June 12, Members of Supreme Council (Parliament) of Kyrgyzstan led by Speaker D.A.Jumabekov and Head of Kyrgyzstan-Mongolia Friendship Group in the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan K.S.Nurmatov paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is on official visit to the Kyrgyz Republic.

Mr. Jumabekov emphasized that opening of Mongolia’s Embassy amid the Presidential visit will have great significance in relations between the two countries. Mentioning that democracy, human rights and freedom are common shared values of countries with parliamentary system, he appreciated Mongolia’s parliament and democracy.

Since inter-parliamentary cooperation plays a pivotal role in forwarding bilateral ties, President Kh.Battulga asked to pay attention on issues such as organizing reciprocal visits and sharing experiences.

They said that it is an insufficient amount that bilateral trade turnover is not reaching USD 1 million, exchanging views on possibilities to augment trade turnover.

Aside from economic ties, the parties talked over numerous issues including hosting the Fifth World Nomad Games in Mongolia, registering and studying cultural heritage items being preserved in National Museum and archives of Kyrgyzstan as well as making joint training of some types of sports. 

At the end of the meeting, President Kh.Battulga expressed his gratitude on successfully organizing the SCO Summit taking place in Kyrgyzstan and wished success.