Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Nguyrn Xuan Phuc landed Wednesday morning in the “Chinggis Khaan” international airport to pay a visit to Mongolia.
Mr ERDENEBAT Jargaltulga became the 29th Prime Minister of Mongolia gaining 68 votes of parliamentarians out of 70 MPs at a plenary meeting of the parliamentary session on Friday.
As of today, Presidents and Prime Ministers of 34 countries have confirmed their participation in the upcoming 11th ASEM Summit.
On the 5th of July, President Ts.Elbegdorj opened the first session of the State Great Khural, formed as a result of the 7th democratic parliamentary elections of Mongolia. He confirmed his official receipt of names of 76 members of parliament.
Anticipating the 11th ASEM Summit, the Asia Europe People’s Forum of civil societies commenced today in Ulaanbaatar. More than 500 participants gathered from some 40 countries are discussing pressing issues to compile seven key strategies.
New Parliament of Mongolia will have the highest number of female members /MP/ ever.
The previous parliament had 11 women MPs who accounted for 14.4 percent of all parliamentarians, whereas this parliament is expected to include 13 women MPs.
Mongolia successfully organized 2016 parliamentary and local elections. Voter turnout across the country was 72.1 percent which increased by 6.2 percent compared to that for 2012 Elections. Moreover, the General Election Committee highlighted the highest participation rate among youth which was seen during these Elections.
According to preliminary results of the parliamentary elections, the Mongolian People’s Party has won overwhelming majority of votes. As of 00.00 a.m., MPP won 64 seats,
June 29 is the polling day for parliamentary and local elections. Polling stations at the national level are open from 07.00 am to 10.00 pm.
The General Election Commission of Mongolia has registered and accredited 450 observers from more than 50 countries such as USA, Russian Federation, Great Britain, Canada, Sweden, Federal Republic of Germany, France, Australia and from some