Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Battsetseg to Visit Australia

2023-09-11 18:04:50

Ulaanbaatar, September 11, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Battsetseg will pay an official visit to the Commonwealth of Australia on September 12-15, 2023 at the invitation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Senator Penny Wong.

During her visit, the Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Battsetseg will pay a courtesy call on the Speaker of the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, hold official talks with the Minister for Foreign Affairs and meet with the head and members of the Australia-Mongolia Friendship Group in the Parliament of Australia, and other officials, and discuss issues of bilateral relations, in it expansion of cooperation in trade, economy, education, mining and agriculture sectors, support citizens’ exchange, as well as share opinions on international and regional matters of mutual interest.

The Minister will visit the Australian Institute of International Affairs and deliver a lecture on "Mongolia's Foreign Relations: Northeast Asia Policy". She will also attend the opening of the Mongolian Morin Khuur Ensemble's first performance on the stage of the Sydney Opera House.

This is the first high-level visit after the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Commonwealth of Australia.