Foreign Minister Has Telephone Conversation with Her Chinese Counterpart
On January 17, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B. Battsetseg had a phone call with Foreign Minister of China Qin Gang and exchanged views on relations and cooperation between Mongolia and China.
Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene Participates in the Voice of Global South Summit
Ulaanbaatar, January 17 /MONTSAME/. The government of India hosted the online Voice of Global South Summit between January 12-13, 2023. The Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene attended and delivered a speech at the Inaugural Leaders’ session, themed “Voice of Global South: Human-Centric Development” at the invitation. Ulaanbaatar, January 17 /MONTSAME/. The government of India hosted the online Voice of Global South Summit between January 12-13, 2023. The Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene attended and delivered a speech at the Inaugural Leaders’ session, themed “Voice of Global South: Human-Centric Development” at the invitation.
Mongolian Ambassador Meets with Defense Minister of Türkiye
G. Munkhbayar, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Türkiye had a meeting with Hulusi Akar, Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Türkiye on January 11, 2023.
Mongolia-UNESCO Cooperation Advances to New Level
Mongolian National Commission (MNC) for UNESCO held its annual all-members meeting on January 13, 2023.
Open Debate of the UN Security Council Held on Rule of Law
UN Security Council ministerial-level open debate was held under the theme “Promotion and Strengthening of the Rule of Law in the Maintenance of International Peace and Security: the Rule of Law Among Nations” on January 12, 2023.
Draft Resolution on Building a City in Orkhon Valley Adopted
During the plenary session of the State Great Khural (Parliament) dated January 13, the first discussion of the draft resolution was held on building a city in Orkhon Valley which had been submitted by the Cabinet.
Today Marks the 31st Anniversary of the Adoption of Democratic Constitution of Mongolia
Today marks the 31st anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia.
Frequency of Direct Flights between Mongolia and Vietnam to be Increased
Minister of Environment and Tourism B. Bat-Erdene received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Doan Khanh Tam.
B. Altangerel: Mongolia-U.S. relations signify our third neighbor policy
In 2022, Mongolia and the United States of America celebrated the 35th anniversary of their diplomatic relations. On the occasion of this anniversary, we interviewed the former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the USA B. Altangerel.
Financing Agreement for Smart Government II Project Signed
Minister of Finance B. Javkhlan and the World Bank Country Manager Andrei Mikhnev signed the Financing Agreement for the Smart Government II Project today. The project is funded with a USD 40.7 million credit from the World Bank.
B.Battsetseg: Mongolia's reputation on global arena has notably improved
The following is the interview with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B. Battsetseg.
Views Exchanged on Consolidating Defense Cooperation
Minister of Defense of Mongolia G. Saikhanbayar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Mongolia Richard Buangan on January 5.
This Year Marks the 60th Anniversary of Mongolia-UK Diplomatic Relations
The diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) were established on January 23, 1963. The United Kingdom was the first western nation to establish diplomatic relations with Mongolia, among the other 24 countries that had had diplomatic relations with Mongolia.
Prime Minister Appoints New Ministers
On January 5, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene presented the proposal to appoint Minister of Economy and Development Ch. Khurelbaatar as the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Development, S. Chinzorig as a Cabinet member and a Minister of Health, Kh. Bulgantuya as a Cabinet member, Minister of Mongolia, and Chair of the National Commission of Border Port Recovery and Ts. Davaasuren as a Cabinet member and a Minister of Construction and Urban Development to State Great Khural within the scope of his power granted by the Constitution.
Citizens of Thirty Four Countries to be Exempted From Visa Requirements
In accordance with its decision to declare 2023-2025 as the “Years to Visit Mongolia”, the Cabinet made a decision to exempt visa requirements from the citizens of 34 countries for stays of up to 30 days.
Foreign Exchange Reserve Reaches USD 3.4 Billion
During its regular meeting today, the Cabinet heard reports on the measures being taken to increase the foreign exchange reserve. According to Minister of Economy and Development Ch. Khurelbaatar, the country’s foreign exchange reserve increased to USD 3.4 billion as of the end of 2022, avoiding certain risks that could’ve negatively affected Mongolia’s economy.
Measures to be Taken to Prevent Increase in Price of AI-92 Gasoline
During this hard time when the pandemic, global crises, economic uncertainty, and fast-changing environment hit the world, it is required to maintain the price of AI-92 gasoline which hugely impacts the people’s livelihood, to prevent it from increasing, and to make some arrangements to decrease its negative impact.
President Issues Decree on Restoring Mongolia’s Ancient Capital
On the occasion of the 111th Anniversary of the Victory of the National Liberation Movement and the Restoration of Independence of Mongolia, President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh issued a decree, instructing the Government of Mongolia to restore the ancient capital of the Great Mongol Empire, Kharkhorum.
Draft Law on Casino Submitted to State Great Khural
Minister of Justice and Home Affairs Kh. Nyambaatar today held a press briefing after submitting the draft laws on casino, betting, and lottery to the State Great Khural.
Ambassador L.Sayanaa Presents Her Credentials to President Of Moldova
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Sayanaa Lkhagvasuren, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Moldova presented her credentials to H.E. Ms. Maia Sandu, President of the Republic of Moldova on 15 December 2022.