Shizuoka Business Forum to be held annually in Mongolia

2019-10-08 12:10:06

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A delegation from Shizuoka prefecture of Japan is visiting Mongolia. A meeting to exchange views on cooperation between Shizuoka Association of Small and Medium Enterprises and SME Development Fund of Mongolia was held at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry (MFALI) on October 7. 

The MFALI established a memorandum of understanding on cooperation with Shizuoka prefecture in 2014. Mentioning that the sides have been collaborating in co-organizing Shizuoka Business Forum, involving producers of food industry in food fair which is held in the prefecture as well as planting buckwheat rice in Selenge and Dornod provinces and empowering human resources, Minister Ch.Ulaan said now we have opportunity to develop this cooperation in SME promotion sector in the future.

“To promote SMEs of the two countries, we have a proposal to build and develop cooperation between SME Development Fund and Shizuoka Association of Small and Medium Enterprises,” he added.

Adjunct advisor to Mayor of Shizuoka prefecture Mr. Hironori Yano said "We are happy with our business visit to Mongolia. We intend to collaborate with Mongolia in many sectors such as economy, education, health and sports. The sides will strive to hold Shizuoka Business Forum annually in Mongolia and to bring more results.