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/ On March 09, Head of Mongolia-Poland parliamentary group, MP D.Damba-Ochir met with Deputy Marshal of the Sejm of the Republic of Poland Richard Terletzki and Deputy Marshal of the Senate Maria Koc to exchange views on parliamentary cooperation of the two countries.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A Roundtable Meeting on Intergovernmental Cooperation of Mongolia and Canada was held on March 9 in Ottawa. The meeting was chaired by the Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry of Mongolia, Mr Ts.Dashdorj and the Assistant Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Canada, Mr Donald Bobiash.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Muhittin Ahmet Yazal, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia held a meeting with Mongolian media delegates at the Embassy of Turkey in Ulaanbaatar on March 9.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 8, D.Bilegdorj, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam presented his diplomatic credentials to Tran Dai Quang, President of Vietnam.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Agreement on Promotion and Protection of Investments between the Governments of Mongolia and Canada has taken effect. This was announced by the officials of both governments during the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Conference in Toronto.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During the 1st political consultative meeting between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Argentina hosted in Ulaanbaatar on March 9, Thursday, sides agreed on the terms of and signed an agreement on mutual visa exemption for holders of all passports.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 3, B.Battsetseg, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia paid a working visit to the Republic of Singapore. In the scope of the visit, she met with Ng Teck Hean, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore to exchange views on issues concerning bilateral relations between Mongolia and Singapore.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Under the auspices of President of Mongolia, Association of Motherhood Order Recipients organized a forum of merited mothers in the State House on March 8, International Women’s Day which was a public holiday.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On the occasion of International Women’s Day, an honorary assembly themed ‘Admirable Mongolian Mother’ was held at the State House on March 7, Tuesday, gathering mothers, representatives of 1.5 million Mongolian women from across the nation.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Following tradition, March 8, International Women’s Day is being observed as a public holiday in Mongolia with the whole country celebrating the day on every household level.