Second forum on SDG Agenda in Asia and the Pacific to be hosted in Ulaanbaatar
The 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum, held in Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia wrapped up on January 17, with approval of 14 resolutions and Siem Reap Declaration.
Medical specialists at military hospitals to receive welfare
At its plenary meeting on January 18th, the Parliament passed bill on Amendment to the Health Act. With the amendment, conditions are now set for doctors and staff, who work at primary health care facilities at military units, organizations and border brigades, to be granted one-time welfare benefits and opportunities for professional development.
Law amended to legalize dismissal of Speaker by majority of MPs
At its plenary session on January 18th, the Parliament discussed and passed bill on Amendment to the Law on the Procedure of the Plenary Session of the State Great Khural, by vote of majority.
MP Yo.Baatarbileg addresses Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum
The Mongolian delegation led by head of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Policy, Education, Culture and Science, Yo.Baatarbileg took part in session meetings of the 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum, on political and security matters, economic and trade matters, and regional development cooperation.
Certificate of Cultural Envoy presented
Kh.Mandakhtsetseg, Director of the Department of Public Diplomacy and Communication of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, presented a Certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia to G.Otgontugs, who has been appointed as a Cultural Envoy of Mongolia in the Republic of Korea in accordance with the resolution of Mongolia’s Foreign Affairs Minister D.Tsogtbaatar, at Consulate of Mongolia in Busan on January 10.
Mongolia-Chile consultative meeting takes place
The first consultative meeting between Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the Republic of Chile was held in Santiago, Chile on January 16.
S.Munkhchuluun gets a majority in the Governor’s election
The 6th meeting of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of the capital city to discuss the election of the Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar was held on January 16. The election was done by secret ballot between the candidates for Governor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan and S.Munkhchuluun.
The invitation presented to Argentine Deputies
On the sidelines of attending the consultative meeting between the Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and Argentina, State Secretary D.Davaasuren met with some members of Mongolia-Argentina Friendship Group in the National Chamber of Deputies of Argentina on January 15.
Government declares 2019 ‘Year of citizen-centered public services’
The Government has announced 2019 as ‘Year of citizen-centered public services’ and approved a plan of actions during its expanded meeting on January 16.
MPs attend 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum
Head of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Policy, Education, Culture and Science, Yo.Baatarbileg, head of Standing Committee on Justice Sh.Radnaased and MP S.Erdene are attending the 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum, which is taking place in Siem Reap, Cambodia on December 14-17.
National Trade and Investment Roadmap under development
The Government of Mongolia adopted the ‘Mongolian Export’ program in September 2018. Within the framework of the program, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), International Trade Centre (ITC) and Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) are developing the Mongolian Trade and Investment Roadmap.
Mongolia-Argentina consultative meeting takes place
During the Consultative Meeting between the Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and Argentina held on January 14 in Buenos Aires, the sides agreed to implement a project for providing livestock with nutrition in winter and monitoring spread of hoof-and-mouth disease.
Senior parliamentarians convene on Constitution’s Day
Senior members of then-People’s Great Khural, who partook in adoption of new democratic Constitution of Mongolia, convened at State House on January 13 on the occasion of the 27th anniversary of the democratic Constitution.
Ch.Ulaan appointed as Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry
Member of Parliament Ch.Ulaan was appointed as Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry with 94.5 percent votes of the members who attended plenary meeting of the parliament on January 11.
Mongolia celebrates 27th anniversary of its modern Constitution
Today, members of Mongolian Parliament headed by Speaker M.Enkhbold and former members of then-People’s Great Khural, who contributed to adopt new democratic Constitution, paid tribute to the Monument of Chinggis Khaan and laid wreath at the Statue of D.Sukhbaatar on occasion of the 27th anniversary of the adoption of democratic Constitution of Mongolia.
Foreign Minister attends ‘Raisina Dialogue 2019’
Minister of Foreign affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar participated in the 4th edition of the Raisina Dialogue, co-organized by the Ministry of External Affairs of India and Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi on January 8-10.
Deputy Ministers and State Secretaries appointed
The Cabinet appointed Deputy Ministers and State Secretaries of some ministries during its regular meeting on January 9.
Construction work for Nalaikh road to start in April
On January 8, Minister of Road and Transport Development Ya.Sodbaatar held a meeting with Acting Governor of the Capital City J.Batbayasgalan, Deputy Governor of the Capital City P.Bayarkhuu and representatives of Ministry of Finance as well as other corresponding officials to discuss the construction of the road connecting Ulaanbaatar and Nalaikh.
Startups will be able to raise capital publicly
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social policy, Education, Culture and Science discussed draft amendments to the Law on Innovation at its regular meeting on January 9.
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”
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