Sunday, November 16, 2014

Mongolia Brief November 11, 2014

R.Amarjargal rumored to be the DP caucus nominee for new PM
November 11 ( The meeting of the National Coordinating Committee of the Democratic Party (DP) on Saturday assigned responsibility to the DP caucus and party leader to nominate the next Prime Minister. If the DP caucus agrees with other political parties in parliament on the candidate, the chances of R.Amarjargal becoming the next PM are high.

Mongolia Brief November 10, 2014

Heads of State of Mongolia and PR of China Meet in Beijing
November 10 ( On November 08, 2014, President of Mongolia Tsakhia ELBEGDORJ left for Beijing to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Third Senior Officials meeting themed "Shaping the Future through Asia-Pacific Partnership" and this time President Ts.Elbegdorj is attending for the first time as a guest participant.

Mongolia Brief November 7, 2014

Mongolia and Germany Host 11th Consultative Meeting in Defense Sectors
November 7 ( In the frameworks of the 2014 cooperation program between the defense sectors of Mongolia and the Federal Republic of Germany, the regular bilateral consultative meeting is ongoing in Ulaanbaatar at the Defense Ministry on November 03-07, 2014.

Mongolia Brief November 6, 2014

Over 20 Ambassadors and Senior Diplomats from EU Member States Accredited to Mongolia Visit Ulaanbaatar
November 6 ( From November 05-07, 2014, the new European Union Ambassador to Mongolia, Mr. Hans Dietmar Schweisgut, is leading a group of over 20 Ambassadors and Senior Diplomats from EU Member States based in Beijing and accredited to Mongolia, to join the four EU Member States Ambassadors resident in Ulaanbaatar, for their annual meeting with Mongolian officials in UB.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Mongolia Brief November 5, 2014

President’s Office Receives SDC Reps
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, November 5 (MONTSAME) Chief of Staff of the Office of the President P.Tsagaan met on November 4 with representatives of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).

Mongolia Brief November 4, 2014

Deputy Foreign Minister of Mongolia Addresses at Second United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries
November 4 ( Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs and Economic Cooperation of Mongolia, Mr. D.Gankhuyag addressed at the plenary session of the Second UN Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries opened in Vienna, Austria on November 03, 2014.

Mongolia Brief November 3, 2014

Cabinet Supports Outcome of Intergovernmental Committee Meeting
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, November 3 (MONTSAME) The cabinet meeting on November 1 approved the results of the 18th regular meeting of the Mongolian-Russian intergovernmental committee on cooperation on trade, economy, science and technology, which was held this October 13-15.

Friday, November 14, 2014

Mongolia Brief October 31, 2014

First colored paint of Ikh khuree presented to City Government
October 31 ( Mongolian Academy of Sciences presented a historical paint of Ikh Khuree around 1805 to Ulaanbaatar City Governor`s Office today celebrating the 375th anniversary of founding the capital city.

Mongolia Brief October 30, 2014

Gov't Rep Addresses UN on Agricultural Development and Food Security
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, October 30 (MONTSAME) The Government representative to the 69th session of the UN GA Ms O.Enkhtsetseg addressed on October 28 a plenary meeting of the Second Committee on this theme.

Mongolia Brief October 29, 2014

Speaker Meets Vice-Chairman of Petro China
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, October 29 (MONTSAME) The Speaker of parliament of Mongolia Z.Enkhbold visited China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) in frames of his official visit to the PRC on October 28.

Mongolia Brief October 28, 2014

MoU on establishing Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank signed
October 28 ( A memorandum of understanding on establishing the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank was signed by its participating countries in Beijing, China, on October 24th.

Mongolia Brief October 27, 2014

Special permit of Industrial and Technology Park is granted
October 26 ( The Government of Mongolia is granting soft loan in building industrial and technology park to process animal raw material domestically, renewal of equipment and technology, and increase of cash flow. Also additional subsidy is given to herders who sold their animal products (sheep and camel wool) to domestic factories.

Mongolia Brief October 24, 2014

Mongolian – Russian citizens will travel without visa up to 30 days
October 23 ( The Inter-Government Agreement on mutual travel conditions of citizens of the Russian Federation and Mongolia was signed on September 3 2014.

Mongolia Brief October 23, 2014

Program to Celebrate 375th Anniversary of Ulaanbaatar City
October 23 ( In the frameworks of celebrating the 375th anniversary of founding the Capital City - Ulaanbaatar, the Mayor’s Office published a Program of events to be organized until October 29, 2014.

Mongolia Brief October 22, 2014

Bill on Ratifying Amendments to Int'l Convention Presented
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, October 22 (MONTSAME) The state Minister and MP Ch.Saikhanbileg presented Wednesday a draft law on accepting and ratifying the amendments to the Convention on Establishing the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency to the Speaker of parliament Z.Enkhbold.

Mongolia Brief October 21, 2014

First Consultative Meeting of Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Runs
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, October 21 (MONTSAME) The Central Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone countries together with our nuclear experts, who are participating in the UN Disarmament Commission (UNODA) in New York, ran their first consultative meeting on October 20 in the central headquarters of the UN.

Mongolia Brief October 20, 2014

Ts.Elbegdorj Meets with President of France
By B. Khuder
Ulaanbaatar, October 19 (MONTSAME) In frames of a participation in the 10th Summit of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Milan, the President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj Friday met with his French counterpart Mr Francois Hollande.

Mongolia Brief October 17, 2014

Vice FM Meets FM of Philippines
By B. Amarsaikhan
Ulaanbaatar, October 17 (MONTSAME) The Mongolian delegation, headed by the President Ts.Elbegdorj, is taking part in the 10th Summit of Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM).