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/ At the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Wang Yi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, Ts.Munkh-Orgil is paying a visit to China between February 20 and 21.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Ch.Sosormaa, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia, accredited to the Republic of Columbia, presented her Letters of Credence to Juan Manuel Santos, the President of the Republic of Colombia on February 16.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Prime Minister J.Erdenebat received the delegations led by the Governor of the Irkutsk, Irkutsk Oblast of the Russian Federation Sergey Levchenko on February 16. The delegates are paying a visit to Mongolia this week.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National Council on Mongolian Studies under the Prime Minister held a meeting on February 16 to present 2016 annual report and 2017 plans, which include many activities directed at supporting Mongolian studies centers, building research capacity, preparing younger generations of scholars and promoting Mongolian studies in Mongolia and the world.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The European Parliament gave consent to the Framework Agreement on Partnership and Cooperation /PCA/ signed between Mongolia and the European Union in 2013 and adopted a resolution during its plenary session held on 15 February 2017.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Cabinet meeting held on February 15 and resolved all issues concerning the debt and payment generated in the State Reserve and Emergency sectors of the country. The debt issues included costs of goods to be distributed from state reserve and restoration, mission payment and bonuses to citizens, employees of emergency and other special servicemen, who worked in epidemic zone areas, recovery from damage and for urgent restoration measures.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On February 13, L.Amarsanaa, Mongolian Consul General to Irkutsk of the Russian Federation presented his consular patent to S.G.Levchenko, Governor of the Irkutsk Region of Russia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On the sidelines of the visit of Ts.Munkh-Orgil, Minister for Foreign Affairs to the Russian Federation, Anatoly Vasilyevich Torkunov, Rector of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) hosted a meeting at the MGIMO building. The Foreign Minister of Mongolia graduated from the MGIMO in 1988.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ -Ts.Munkh-Orgil, Minister for Foreign Affairs presented a result about Ts.Elbegdorj, President of Mongolia participation of the 47th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland on January 17 to 20. The result will be discussed by the National Security Council of Mongolia.
-The Cabinet allowed P.Gankhuu, Minister of Energy to hold talks with the Russian Ministry of energy on establishing cooperation agreement in the energy sector between the Governments of Mongolia and Russia.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National Statistical Committee approved minimum livelihood guarantee level to adhere in 2017, which came into force on February 06. Head of Cabinet Secretariat J.Munkhbat introduced it to yesterday’s cabinet meeting.