Construction Minister meets representatives of int'l cooperation agencies of Japan and South Korea

2020-08-03 14:02:35

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Construction and Urban Development B.Munkhbaatar met with Chief Representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Mongolia Office Tamura Eriko on July 31.

Ms. Tamura Eriko congratulated the Minister on his appointment and showed an interest in further deepening cooperation between the Construction Ministry and JICA.

The sides exchanged views and information about satellite city development, free economic zone, construction material laboratory, and treatment plant projects while talking about ongoing joint projects and further cooperation, and agreed to have a business meeting on the matters discussed.

On the same day, Minister B.Munkhbaatar met with Resident Representative of the Korea International Cooperation Agency in Mongolia Jo Haeng Lan.

At the meeting, Ms. Jo Haeng Lan undertook to support the Construction Minister’s proposal to cooperate in introducing South Korea’s experience and technologies in urban development and voiced her readiness to collaborate on smart city and sub-center development projects and programs.

The sides also agreed to have a business meeting in the near future to define areas of cooperation.