Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ In response to alleged reports that Chinese nationals will be granted visa-free entrance to Mongolia for up to 30 days, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement on January 22, denying the above claim.
The Ministry of Finance of Mongolia (“MoF”) would like to clarify and respond to an interview made by Cabinet Secretariat J. Munkhbat, who was quoted and misinterpreted on the website of the UB Post today by saying that the “Government currently does not have enough capital to repay Euro Bond debt due in March 2017”.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On January 19, B.Bat-Erdene, Defense Minister received Masato Takaoka, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Fifteen vehicles were granted to the emergency departments of 15 soums of 11 provinces today in order to improve the public and health services to herders and citizens living in remote areas with much wintering difficulties.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Bill on Presidential Election has been returned to the initiators of the bill, as majority of MPs attended today’s plenary session voted against discussing the bill further.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, who is attending the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum at Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, has participated in a session ‘Silk Road’ as a panelist.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Yesterday, amendments to the law on road traffic security were approved by the parliament. An official who is entitled to impose penalty of arrest was identified and duplicated penalties were removed by the law amendment.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On January 19, J.Erdenebat, Prime Minister received Xing Haiming, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia, upon his request.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren took part in the 15th Ministerial Meeting of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue, held in Abu Dhabi on January 16 and 17. The meeting was crowned with title “Abu Dhabi, the Capital of Sustainable Energy”.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On Wednesday, Minister of Labor and Social Welfare N.Nomtoibayar called a press conference to announce that the decision to lower the annual interest of pension credits from 18 to 15 percent is coming into force from January 18.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj has attended some series of discussions of the Informal Gathering of World Economic Leaders (IGWEL), running within the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum at Davos-Klosters. The first discussion, he attended was “Actions priorities of the US next administration.