B. Munkhjin: it is possible to conduct direct flights between Mongolia and the USA

2020-10-23 15:20:37

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/.The 3rd economic policy consultation meeting between Mongolia and the USA has taken place virtually today, October 23.

From the Mongolian side, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Munkhjin has made an opening address at the consultation meeting. In his speech, Mr. Munkhjin underlined the importance of U.S. participation, investment, and cooperation in infrastructure development projects to expand Mongolia-U.S. trade and economic relations.

In addition, he said that it expects U.S. Congress to approve the Mongolia Third Neighbor Trade Act that will grant Mongolian cashmere duty-free access to the United, and it is possible to develop bilateral air transport relations and carry out direct flights.

Representatives of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Justice and Internal Affairs, the Bank of Mongolia, and the Ministry of Food and Light Industry expressed positions on the cooperation and provided presentations at the consultation meeting.