South Korea’s Premier visits Mongolia

2015-12-17 12:24:24

These days, at the invitation of Prime Minister of Mongolia Mr Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Mr Hwang Kyo-ahn is paying visit to Mongolia. The visit is coinciding with the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. This is the second visit of South Korean Prime Minister since 2001 when the ex-Prime Minister Lee Han-dong visited Mongolia.

At the beginning of the visit, two PMs held official talks during which they have  discussed issues on regional and international co-operation.

In frames of this official visit, a number of documents were signed on Wednesday.

The Mongolian Minister of Finance and the South Korean First Deputy Finance minister signed a letter on prolongation of the intergovernmental general agreement regarding loans to be taken in 2011-2015.

A memorandum of mutual understanding was signed by M.Zorigt, Mongolia’s Minister of Road and Transportation and by Yoon Hag-bae, South Korea’s Deputy Minister of Oceans and Fisheries.

Memorandums of mutual understanding on cooperation were also signed between the Development Foundation for small and middle-sized entities at Mongolia’s Ministry of Industry and the South Korea’s Corporation of SME and between the Development Center for Energy at Mongolia’s Ministry of Energy and South Korea’s laboratory at the National Institute of Technology and Technical Standards.  

On Wednesday, President of Mongolia Mr Elbegdorj welcomed Mr. Hwang Kyo-ahn, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea who paid a courtesy call on the President.                                                        

On the same day, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea has paid a courtesy call on the Chairman of the State Great Khural of Mongolia Mr Enkhbold.