Foreign Minister sends condolence letter to his French counterpart
On April 16, Foreign Minister of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar sent a letter to Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic, following the fire at Notre Dame’s Cathedral and expressed great sadness to French people over the loss of the world’s cultural heritage.
Law on cinematography submitted to the Speaker
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg submitted the draft Law on Cinematography Promotion approved by the Cabinet to the Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar.
Speaker receives the Cuban Ambassador
Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cuba to Mongolia Raul Delgado Concepcion on April 16.
Speaker meets EU Ambassador
On April 16, Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar met with a delegation led by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Laurentiu Hristea, exchanging views on the issues regarding investment, mining, economy, banking and parliamentary cooperation.
President expresses his full support for Third Neighbor Trade Act legislative bill
United States Representative Ted Yoho introduced the “Mongolia Third Neighbor Trade Act” (H.R.2219) in the U.S. House of Representatives on April 10, 2019.
Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and Tajikistan hold consultative meeting
On April 15, the second consultative meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the Republic of Tajikistan was held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
President Kh.Battulga to pay state visit to China
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga is to pay his first state visit to the People’s Republic of China ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum to be held in Beijing in late April.
First policy consultation of Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and China held
The first policy consultative meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the People's Republic of China was held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on April 15.
Host Country Agreement on ITT-LLDCs signed
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar and E.Odbayar, Executive Director of the International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries (ITT-LLDCs), signed the Host Country Agreement within the framework of the Multilateral Agreement on the establishment of an ITT for LLDCs on April 12.
Foreign Minister receives Indian Ambassador
On April 12, Foreign Affairs Minister D.Tsogtbaatar received the Ambassador of the Republic of India to Mongolia Mohinder Pratap Singh.
Mongolia-Uzbekistan cooperation opportunities discussed
Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister B.Battsetseg who is visiting Uzbekistan, met with Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Uzbekistan Jamshid Khojaev on April 10, discussing opportunities to cooperate in agriculture sector.
Consultative meeting of Foreign Ministries of Mongolia and Uzbekistan held
The regular consultative meeting between the Ministries of Foreign affairs of Mongolia and Uzbekistan was held in Tashkent on April 10. The meeting was chaired by Deputy Foreign Ministers of the two countries B.Battsetseg and Dilshod Khamidovich Akhatov.
International electoral observer training center to established in Mongolia
Chairman of the General Election Commission Ch.Sodnomtseren received Steven Martins, senior adviser at the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and Ulvi Akhundlu, ODIHR election adviser.
MPs N.Uchral and N.Oyundari appointed as members of IPU standing committees
Deputy Speaker of the Parliament L.Enkh-Amgalan together with MPs Ts.Tsogzolmaa, B.Saranchimeg, N.Oyundari, G.Soltan, and N.Uchral participated in the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held in Doha, Qatar on April 6-10.
Institute for Chinggis Khaan Research to be established
At the initiation of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, the Institute for Chinggis Khaan Research will be established at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports.
MP D.Lundeejantsan meets representatives of OSCE/ODIHR
MP, Head of the Standing Committee on State Structure D.Lundeejantsan on April 10 met with representatives of the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Steven Martin and Ulvi Akhundlu.
Foreign Minister meets U.S Ambassador
Foreign Affairs Minister D.Tsogtbaatar met with U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Michael Klecheski on April 9, exchanging views on Mongolia-U.S. cooperation and other issues.
Foreign Minister meets Hungarian Ambassador
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Hungarian Ambassador to Mongolia Mihály Gálosfai on April 9.
Erdenet enterprise finalizes its debt
Erdenet’ state-owned enterprise fulfilled a claim of ‘Standard’ Bank of South Africa and a decision of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA); thus it has completely resolved its debt issue, reported U.Enkhtuvshin, Deputy Prime Minister, and Kh.Badamsuren, Director-General of ‘Erdenet’ state-owned enterprise, on April 5.
Mongolian delegation attending 140th Assembly of Inter-Parliamentary Union
Deputy Speaker of the Parliament L.Enkh-Amgalan together with MPs Ts.Tsogzolmaa, B.Saranchimeg, N.Oyundari, G.Soltan, and N.Uchral is participating in the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) taking place in Doha, Qatar on April 6-10.
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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