Digitization to be Intensified in Collaboration with Estonia

2023-09-14 15:05:08

Ulaanbaatar, September 14, 2023 /MONTSAME/. To intensify the digitization and support IT production the Government of Mongolia intends to create favorable condition for investors, businessmen and high technology specialists in running business in Mongolia by establishing required legal and technological environment. At its regular session of the Cabinet on September 13, 2023, Minister of Digital Development and Communications Uchral Nyam-Ochir was tasked to take necessary actions for creating the favorable condition in collaboration with the relevant institutions of the Republic of Estonia and present them to the Cabinet meeting for discussion.

Mongolian delegation representing the Government and private sector headed by Minister of Digital Development and Communications Uchral attended the 8th Open Government Partnership Global Summit and E-Tallinn Conference held in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia on September 5-7,2023 and the results of the attendance were presented to the Cabinet at its regular meeting. The Open Government Partnership, an international organization of reformers inside and outside of government working to transform how government serves its citizens awarded the Government of Mongolia with the "Open Governance Award" as high appreciation of the results of its actions for digitization and transparency.

During the working visit of the Mongolian delegates got acquainted with the digitization progress of Estonia and the two sides agreed to cooperate in distribution of digital signatures to every citizen, digitize business permits, develop e-Business solutions, and introduction of the good practice of "e-Resident" platform of Estonia.