Order of Polar Star presented to Deputy State Secretary of Hungarian Ministry of Foreign AffairsPolitics
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On February 23, the Order of the Polar Star, one of the highest state order was awarded to Deputy State Secretary of the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Istvan Joo.
Per the decree of the President of Mongolia, the award was presented in recognition of his contribution and efforts in the Biocombinat renewal project in the framework of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Hungary. Furthermore, he is also currently in charge of projects and programs to be implemented in agriculture and water supply field in Mongolia in the framework of the soft loan given from the Hungarian Government.