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/ The Mongolian Prime Minister, Mr Jargaltulgyn Erdenebat greeted with all Mongolians at home and around the world on the occasion of the first day of the Year of the Fire Rooster (February 27).
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 22, D.Davaasuren, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia met with Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the US to Mongolia to exchange views on bilateral relations.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The horse trainers, officially awarded state titles by the presidential decree, was welcomed at the State House by Chairman of the State Great Khural M.Enkhbold on Thursday.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On this day 45 years ago, Mongolia and Japan established diplomatic relations. The opening ceremony for the celebration of this milestone was held on February 10, with a reception, photo exhibit and exchange of congratulatory note between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Today February 23, an irregular cabinet meeting was held to discuss adjustments to the state budget of 2017. The Cabinet approved to submit the bill to the Parliament.
Though it is clear that the Parliament has to call irregular session to discuss the budget amendments, the date of the session has not been announced yet. Sources said, the irregular session of the Parliament would be called most probably soon after the Lunar New Year-Tsagaan Sar.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Democratic Party group in Parliament considers that International Monetary Fund has underestimated the situation of Mongolia and it has a position against receiving IMF’s Extended Fund Facility program. On February 22, DP group held extended meeting and discussed some pressing issues relating to IMF’s program and Development bank.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 22, Prime Minister of Mongolia J.Erdenebat and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ts.Munkh-Orgil met with Haoliang Xu, the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific who is on a visit to Mongolia on February 21-25.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ In commemoration of the 105th anniversary of modern diplomatic service in Mongolia, a Presidential decree was issued to bestow the highest diplomatic titles ‘Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary’ and ‘Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary’ to Mongolian diplomats.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 22, heads of state and government of Mongolia hosted a ceremony in State House to greet the heads of foreign diplomatic missions in Mongolia on the occasion of the upcoming Tsagaan Sar celebration.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ - The Government approved a regulation on issuing license to use mining dumps, and a regulation on running activities using mining dumps and requirements to the activities. Mining companies make dumps during mining process by displacing the waste rock or other material that overlies an ore or mineral body and the materials left over after the process of separating the valuable fraction from the uneconomic fraction of an ore, in the mining field.