Consultative meeting on human rights reporting takes place
The United Nations Human Rights Council discussed the second national report on human rights situation in Mongolia in 2015, giving national guidance to the Government of Mongolia. The Government will introduce the third national report on human rights situation to the UN Human Rights Council in 2020.
Russian President to visit Mongolia
President of the Russian Federation V.V.Putin is to arrive in Mongolia on September 2. President Kh.Battulga will welcome him on September 3 at the Central Square.
Mongolia to be involved in Child Protection Compact Partnership
Director General of the Consulate Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs L.Munkhtushig and Deputy Director of MFA’s Department for Americas, Africa and Middle-East D.Ganbold yesterday met with delegates led by Ms. Jane Sigmon, Senior Advisor to the Director of the U.S. State Department’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.
Donald Trump’s eldest son travels through Mongolia
The eldest son of President of the United States Donald John Trump Jr. has come to Mongolia for a private trip with his son at the beginning of last week.
Training themed ‘Financial cycle and recession’ taking place
Dedicated to monetary policy and macroeconomic policy experts, international training themed ‘Financial Cycle and Recession’ commenced today in Ulaanbaatar city.
B.Myagmarsuren wins Tour of Henan
Mongolian cyclists, who participated in Tour of Henan cycling festival that took place on August 24-25 in China, won the first places.
Mongolian team wins second place at international robot contest
Under the auspices of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, the 18th ABU Robocon 2019 Mongolia, the international robot contest was jointly held on August 25 in Ulaanbaatar, organized by the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union and the Mongolian National Public Radio and Television. As the host country, two national teams of Mongolia got rights to partake in the competition.
Two Oyu Tolgoi supplier-factories open in Manlai soum
Two factories that will supply concentrate bags and single use coveralls to Oyu Tolgoi opened their doors in Manlai soum, creating 64 jobs.
U.S. Congressman Ted Yoho pays call on President Kh.Battulga
U.S. Congressman Ted Yoho paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is on visit to the country.
Sukhbaatar soum to cooperate with Naksen cooperative of South Korea
During his official working visit to the Republic of Korea (ROK) in May, Head of Department of SME and Cooperative Policy Implementation of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ya.Erdenesaikhan built a relationship with Naksen cooperative of S.Korea and invited its authorities to visit to discuss further cooperation.
Mongolia and the United States to expand security and economic partnership
The White House informed that President Donald J. Trump is expanding its critical security and economic partnership with Mongolia. According to it, during the bilateral meeting of President Kh.Battulga and Donald Trump the United States confirmed that it is working closely with Mongolia to bolster economic opportunities and increase bilateral trade. In 2018, the United States had a USD 111 million trade surplus with Mongolia, reflecting the significant importance of the country as an export market for American goods such as automobiles and heavy machinery.
Declaration on the Strategic Partnership between Mongolia and the United States of America
A statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and Mongolia on the occasion of the visit of His Excellency Khaltmaagiin Battulga, President of Mongolia, to the United States of America, and the meeting between President Battulga and Donald J. Trump, President of the United States of America.
President Kh.Battulga holds official talks with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and President of the United States Donald Trump held official talks yesterday on July 31 at the White House.
World Bank reaffirms support for Mongolia’s reforms with USD100 million financing
On July 30, The World Bank’s Board of Directors approved USD100 million in financing to help Mongolia further stabilize its economy and move it towards a more sustainable development path.
Local Government Summit in the Northeast Asia takes place
The 24th Local Government Summit in the Northeast Asia was held on July 29 at Holiday Inn hotel.
President Kh.Battulga makes conversation on ‘Future of Mongolia-U.S. relations’
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga visited the United States Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) yesterday on July 30.
Views exchanged on cooperating with India in disaster prevention sector
Head of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Major-General T.Badral had a meeting with Ambassador of India to Mongolia Mohinder Pratap Singh on July 30.
Restoring cultural heritage sites in Ulaanbaatar discussed
Governor of the capital city S.Amarsaikhan today met with ADB Senior Urban Development Specialist Arnaud Heckmann, exchanging views on collaborating in restoring cultural heritage sites in Ulaanbaatar city, boosting tourism as well as establishing satellite towns.
President departs for the United States to pay a visit
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga has departed for the United States today to pay a visit to the country.
Russian Channel One reports about children from Irkutsk staying at Nairamdal center
Russian Channel One reported about children from Russia’s flood-hit region of Irkutsk, who are staying at Nairamdal International Children’s Center. With support of President of Mongolia, the children are staying at the center.
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