Mongolia-Eurasian Economic Union cooperation discussed
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Russian Federation, a delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk paid a working visit to Mongolia on October 21-22.
Meeting held on gas pipeline project
Within the framework of the working visit of Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk to Mongolia, delegates led by Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee and Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Company Vitaly Markelov have worked in Mongolia.
Weekly review of parliamentary activities on October 18-22
October 18, 2021. Chair of the General Election Commission of Mongolia P.Delgernaran submitted the Commission decision to consider Ts.Iderbat and E.Batshugar as the parliament member-elected candidates following the results of the by-elections in the 18th and 28th constituencies of the State Great Khural.
Parliament adopts bill on ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
At the plenary meeting of the Parliament on October 22, a Bill on the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons was discussed.
Russian Deputy PM A.L.Overchuk pays courtesy call on Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene
On October 22, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Oyun-Erdene in the framework of his visit.
Deputy PM holds official meeting with his Russian counterpart
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Russian Federation, a delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk is in Mongolia on a working visit between October 21 and 22.
Prime Minister holds telephone conservation with heads of Russian Railways and Rosneft
On October 21, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene had a telephone conversation with the President of Russian Railways JSC O.V.Belozerov and Chief Executive Officer of 'Rosneft' I.I. Sechin.
Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation signed
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of legal education and research was signed by Dr.Prof.B.Amarsanaa, Dean of School of Law of the National University of Mongolia and by Asst.Prof.Dr.Pareena Srivanit, Dean of the Faculty of Law of the Chulalongkorn University of Thailand on 20 October 2021.
Agreement on trade and economic cooperation with Azerbaijan signed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 21, 2021, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B.Battsetseg met online with the Minister of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mikayil Jabbarov, and signed the Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Government of Mongolia and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
President U. Khurelsukh: Mongolia is ready to cooperate with the EBRD in all aspects to combat desertification
On October 20, President U.Khurelsukh received the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s (EBRD) delegation led by Managing Director for Central Asia Zsuzsanna Hargitai.
Newly-elected legislators take oath as parliament members
Members of the ruling Mongolian People’s Party Ts.Iderbat and E.Batshugar, who won the by-election by majority votes, took an oath as members of the parliament today.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
The Cabinet made the following decisions at its regular meeting on October 20.
Feasibility study being carried out for Ulaanbaatar’s fifth thermal power plant
At the regular Cabinet meeting on October 20, Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh introduced the progress of the construction project for Ulaanbaatar’s fifth thermal power plant which is based on the infrastructure of the Third Thermal Power Plant.
National committee in charge of climate change and reduction of desertification established
At the regular Cabinet meeting today on October 20, a National Committee in charge of climate change and reduction of desertification was established.
Deputy Speaker of Parliament meets her Russian counterpart
Deputy Speaker of Parliament S. Odontuya held a meeting with Deputy Speaker of the State Duma of the Russian Federation A.V. Gordeev on October 20.
'100 years of Mongolian-Russian cooperation' international scientific conference held
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, the Academy of Sciences, the Bank of Mongolia, Erdenet Mining Corporation and Ulaanbaatar Railway JSC jointly organized on October 19 an international scientific conference '100 years of Mongolian-Russian cooperation' in dedication to the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Russia.
Energy Minister participates in the Second Ministerial Conference of the Belt and Road initiative
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolia’s Energy Minister Tavinbekh Nansal delivered a speech online to the Second Belt and Road Energy Ministerial Conference which is taking place in Qingdao city of China, on October 18-19, 2021. The conference is convening under the theme “Join Hands Towards a Greener and More Inclusive Energy Future”.
Meeting held with Ambassador of China
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar and Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan on October 18 held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China Chai Wenrui.
Deputy Foreign Affairs meets Ambassador of Holy See
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Holy See to Mongolia Archbishop Alfred Xuereb.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership