President holds meeting with Norway’s Prime Minister
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is on working visit to the Kingdom of Norway, held a meeting with Ms. Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway.
President Kh.Battulga and Prime Minister of Norway Erna Solberg hold media briefing
Ms. Erna Solberg said, "Norway and Mongolia are geographically remote and have different economic structures. However, there is broad opportunity for the two countries to expand relations and cooperation. Both countries have rich natural resources. It was pleasant to hear how the Mongolian Government is paying attention on using its natural resources and raising its citizens’ income with its profits.
President receives Chair of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is paying a visit to the Kingdom of Norway, received Ms. Helen Clark, Chair of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives (EITI).
71st Republic Day of India celebrated in Mongolia
An honorary ceremony for the 71st Republic Day of India and 65th diplomatic anniversary between Mongolia and the Republic of India took place on January 24 at the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet under the topic ‘Past, Present and Future.’
MPs work in Vienna
On January 24, Head of Mongolia-Austria Parliamentary Group, MP Z.Narantuya and Member of the parliamentary group, MP B.Saranchimeg met with Mr. Roman Haider, Member of the European Parliament and Deputy Head of International Relations Department of the Austrian Parliament Mr. Lukas Mussi, sharing views on further collaboration.
Agriculture Minister meets his Argentinian counterpart
During his working visit to Berlin, Germany, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan held a working meeting with Mr. Luis Basterra, Argentina's Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries.
Ulaanbaatar Economic Forum to be held in February
Public and private entities are to gather at Ulaanbaatar Economic Forum, which will be held on February 7, discussing investment, construction and development of Ulaanbaatar city.
Prime Minister of the Netherlands pays courtesy call on President Kh.Battulga
Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Mark Rutte paid a courtesy call on the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Views exchanged with S.Korean Minister on encouraging small and medium sized businesses
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga received Ms. Park Young –sun, South Korean Minister of Small and Medium Enterprises and Startups.
Deputy Speaker L.Enkh-Amgalan meets Ambassador of Japan
Deputy Speaker of the Parliament and Head of Mongolia-Japan Parliamentary Group L.Enkh-Amgalan yesterday received Ambassador of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki.
President receives World Economic Forum’s President
On January 22, President Kh.Battulga received Mr. Børge Brende, President of the World Economic Forum.
Meeting with President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga
On the sideline of his attendance at the World Economic Forum, President Kh.Battulga held a meeting with President of the Swiss Confederation, Ms. Simonetta Sommaruga.
President meets Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is attending the World Economic Forum that is running in Davos, Switzerland, met with Marco Bizzarri, President and CEO of ‘Gucci’, an Italian luxury brand of fashion and leather goods.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
Following decisions were made during the Cabinet meeting held on January 22:
Meeting with delegation of Miyakonojo city of Japan
Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of social development issues Sh.Ankhmaa met with delegates led by Orita Kentaro, Head of the Agricultural Division of Miyakonojo city of Japan, exchanging views on expanding agricultural cooperation between Ulaanbaatar and Miyakonojo cities.
State Central First Hospital opens clinical research and training center
A clinical research and training center has been commissioned at the State Central First Hospital to support development of students and trainees. The training center provides all needs for trainees including library, training rooms, online center, restroom and changing room.
Over 216 thousand households express requests to purchase apartment
Number of issues are arising due to underdevelopment of infrastructure of ger areas. The most weighty problem is land erosion and groundwater contamination caused by inadequate sewerage system and it is bringing huge damage to the environment.According to the research conducted by the Ministry of Construction and Urban Planning, over 216 thousand households of the capital city and 121.9 thousand families of rural areas expressed their requests to purchase apartment in the next five years. The research also reveals that 16.3 percent or 35.497 households in the capital city and 9.6 percent or 11.378 households in rural areas are verified as having purchasing capacity.
Minister Ch.Ulaan meets UNFAO Director-General Qu Dongyu
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan is paying a working visit to Berlin, Germany to attend the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture 2020.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund