Mongolia to deliver assistance to bush fire-affected areas of Australia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At its regular meeting held today, November 28, the Cabinet of Mongolia decided to deliver assistance worth USD 45 thousand to Australia concerning the bushfires burning across the country.
Chief of NEMA participates Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction
The delegation headed by Chief of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Major General T.Badral attended “Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction 2019” on November 25-27 which was co-organized by Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC) and Disaster and Emergency Management Authority of the Republic of Turkey.
UNDP Resident Representative for Mongolia presents credentials
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 25, the newly-appointed United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) Resident Representative for Mongolia, Ms. Elaine Conkievich presented her credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Tsogtbaatar Damdin at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Tribute paid to Statue of Chinggis Khaan on Day of National Pride
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. People of Mongolia are celebrating the 857th anniversary of the birth of Chinggis Khaan today as the Day of National Pride. It is a tradition the authorities of the Mongolian government to pay tribute to the statue of Chinggis Khaan commemorating the anniversary every year.
Mongolia receives pair of MiG-29UB fighter jet from Russia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 26 the Day of Proclamation marking the 95th anniversary of the adoption of the first Constitution of Mongolia, proclaiming the Mongolian People’s Republic. Mongolia received two MiG-29UB fighter jet, donated by Russia within the framework of the Mongolian-Russian military and technical cooperation agreement.
Ambassador T.Tugsbilguun meets President of National Assembly of Thailand
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On 26 November, H.E. Mr. Tugsbilguun Tumurkhuleg, Ambassador of Mongolia to Thailand paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Chuan Leekpai, President of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Thailand and Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Constitutional amendment ratified, remarks by President of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the adoption of the First Mongolian Constitution and the Day of Proclamation of Republic, a ceremony for ratifying the Constitutional Amendment took place in the Chamber of Nine White Banners of the State Palace today.
Constitutional amendments endorsed by the President
Today on November 26, President Kh.Battulga endorsed the Constitutional amendments that were approved by the parliament.
Respect paid to statues of General D.Sukhbaatar and Chinggis Khaan
On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the adoption of the first Constitution of Mongolia, and the proclamation of the Mongolian People’s Republic, President Kh.Battulga, Speaker of Parliament G.Zandanshatar, and Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh laid wreaths and paid respects to the Statue of General D.Sukhbaatar and the Statue of Chinggis Khaan.
Minister of Transport takes part in ‘Transport Week-2019’
Annual ‘Transport Week-2019’ wrapped up on Friday, November 22 in Russia.
Prime Minister to visit Russia
The Prime Minister of Mongolia will pay a visit to Russia on December 3.
Books about Mongolia’s foreign relations history launched
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 21, launch event for books of seasoned Mongolian diplomats was organized by Diplomatic Academy of Mongolia and Ambassadors’ Club at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Foreign Minister meets Chinese Ambassador
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with Chinese Ambassador to Mongolia Xing Haiming on November 23.
New Chairman of Financial Regulatory Commission appointed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Yesterday, Parliament dismissed Chairwoman of the Financial Regulatory Commission (FRC) S.Davaasuren from her position.
Expo Dubai introduction event held
Representatives of the working group responsible for ensuring Mongolian preparations to participate in Expo 2020 Dubai attended the event of introducing information about organizing the expo, held at the Embassy of United Arab Emirates on November 21.
Chairman of Constitutional Court removed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Constitutional Court of Mongolia today convened to discuss the resignation letter submitted by its Chairman D.Odbayar over the recent allegation of him assaulting a flight attendant during a flight from Ulaanbaatar to Seoul.
Prisoner swap deal with Vietnam ratified
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At its plenary session on November 21, Parliament adopted a bill on ratification of a prisoner exchange agreement between Mongolia and Vietnam, submitted by the government on October 8 this year.
New Governor of central bank appointed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Yesterday, Parliament dismissed Governor of the Bank of Mongolia N.Bayartsaikhan from his position. On November 22, at its plenary session, the Parliament backed to appoint B.Lkhagvasuren as a new head of the central bank of Mongolia.
Parliament ratifies agreement to establish Asian Forest Cooperation Organization
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 21, Parliament adopted a bill ratifying the agreement on the establishment of Asian Forest Cooperation Organization (AFoCO).
Mongolia’s Expert Capacity Building Workshop with UN-ESCAP organized
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries (ITTLLDC) together with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP)’s Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and Disaster Risk Reduction Division, Transport Division and ESCAP’s North-East Asia Sub-regional Office organized Mongolia’s Expert Capacity Building Workshop.