Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Government of Mongolia, regardless of the current economic difficulties, is to maintain consistency of the “21:100” program on building new factories. This means that factories of 100 kinds of heavy and light production for substituting imports will be built in all 21 provinces of Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Soloist of the Military Music and Dance Ensemble of Mongolia Ch.Badral will be granted a cash prize of MNT 24 million for becoming the first runner-up of the International Rimsky-Korsakov Competition of young opera singers. The decision was made at the cabinet meeting held on Wednesday.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Cabinet approved a draft of Cooperation Program between the Government of Mongolia and the Government of the United Mexican States for 2017-2020 in areas of education, culture, youth development, physical culture and sports at the regular meeting held Wednesday, March 16.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During its regular meeting on March 15, the Cabinet appointed former Secretary of State at the Ministry of Environment D.Zagdjav as Deputy Minister for Mining and Heavy Industry.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During its regular meeting on March 15, the Cabinet resolved to appoint Battungalag Gankhuurai, Ambassador-Designate of Mongolia to Austria as the new Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations Office in Vienna.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Delegates led by head of Standing Committee on Economics and head of Mongolian-German Parliamentary Group MP D.Terbishdagva visited Federal Republic of Germany by the invitation of Bundestag of Germany (legislative body) between March 8 and 10.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Delegates led by Michael Georg Link, Director of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) are working in Mongolia. On March 15, the OSCE delegation was received by Ch.Sodnomtseren, Director of the General Election Commission of Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Delegates from the Russian Federation, including Olga Knorre, member of the Coordinating Council for Tobaccor Control and Victor Zikov, Deputy Head of the Federal Research Institute for Health Organization and Informatics of the Ministry of Health of Russia are paying an official visit to Mongolia with a view to support Mongolia on including principles of the Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC) into the Mongolian Law on Tobacco Control.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Launching ceremony for the campaign named “A Mongolian” took place today March 14. The education campaign is being hosted by the Social Development Committee of the Municipal Citizens’ Representatives Khural and Education Department of Ulaanbaatar city administration.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 5, Ch.Bayarmunkh, Non Resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan presented his diplomatic credentials to Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of Jordan.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Public organizations will collaborate in order to implement and promote the “National Program on Combating Corruption”. Within the framework, “National Program on Combating Corruption and Cooperation of State Bodies” meeting took place on March 13.