Mongolian People’s Party nominates Oyun-Erdene as Prime Minister

2021-01-22 13:02:04

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Earlier today, January 22, Steering Committee of the ruling-Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) and the MPP's Conference convened and unanimously agreed to nominate L.Oyun-Erdene as the next Prime Minister of Mongolia. He has been serving as the Chief of the Cabinet Secretary in the government formed in July 2020. 

Now, the nomination is expected to go under discussion of the MPP parliamentary group, Parliament's Standing Committee on State Structures and a plenary session of the State Great Khural. 

Born in 1980, Oyun-Erdene majored in journalism, political science, and law. Completed the Harvard University in 2015, he holds Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the university. He has been elected as a Member of the State Great Khural - the Mongolian Parliament since 2016.