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Mongolian President gives opening speech at Forum of Northeast Asian Mayors

On Monday, Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj gave a speech at the Northeast Asian Mayor’s Forum (NAMF) held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Representatives from Mongolia, Russia, China, Japan, Korea and North Korea were in attendance. Ts.Elbegdorj’s shared highlights from the president’s address: Hello everyone. Organizing the NAMF in UB is a very important event. I’m [...]

August 20th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Security ramped up for Chinese President’s visit

Mongolian security officials began ramping up security across Ulaanbaatar on Monday with the impending visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping. In a press release, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that the Chinese President was due to discuss bilateral matters on Thursday. However the UB Post could not confirm rumors prior to deadline that the [...]

August 20th, 2014 | Posted in International,Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

CHINESE AMBASSADOR FOCUSED ON BILATERAL RELATIONS FOR PRESIDENT XI JINPING’S VISIT

Udriin Sonin newspaper spoke with Chi-nese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Mongolia Wang Xiaolong ahead of the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping. Has the date of President Xi Jinping’s visit been officially an-nounced? What will be the dura-tion of the visit? Though the official date hasn’t been announced, it is tentatively scheduled for [...]

August 19th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

OYU TOLGOI AND MONGOLIA TO TACKLE POWER ISSUES IN SOUTH GOBI

Oyu Tolgoi LLC signed a power sector cooperation agreement (PSCA) with the government for energy supply in the southern region of the country last week. The agreement lays out a framework for long-term strategic cooperation between the Mongolian government and Oyu Tolgoi to deliver a comprehensive energy plan for the South Gobi region. The main [...]

August 19th, 2014 | Posted in Arts & Culture,Business & Economics,Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Opposition parties call for dissolution of the Reform Government

Thirteen parties without seats in Parliament announced that they are submitting a call for the immediate resignation of the Reform Government. They want an irregular session of Parliament held to decide the issue before the state visits of the heads of China and Russia. Mongolia is placing high priority on these visits, and the opposition [...]

August 17th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Russian Ambassador: We will reach agreement on Mongolian issues

Zuunii Medee spoke frankly with with I.K.Azizov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Mongolia, ahead of President Putin’s upcoming state visit, and discussed bilateral relations and upcoming negotiations. We have only two neighbor countries and our citizens have always shown a fondness for Russia. Even now, we use the term “brothers”. It’s probably a [...]

August 17th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Parliament demands report on 100-day economic plan

The official working group of the MPP in the parliament sent an official letter to the Ministry of Economic Development and Mongol Bank regarding the 100-day plan for economic growth implemented by the government. In the letter, five main issues were raised. The MPP called for information on budget expenditure reports for the implementation of [...]

August 13th, 2014 | Posted in Politics,Онцлох мэдээлэл,Топ мэдээ | Read More »

Russian Minister S.Ye.Donskoy visits to discuss strategic partnership

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Trans. by Ch.KHALIUN Mongolian Deputy Minister and Chairman of the Mongolia-Russia intergovernmental commission (MRIC) D.Terbishdagva called on Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology and Russian Chairman of the Mongolia-Russia intergovernmental commission S.Ye.Donskoy at the State Palace. The Deputy Minister reported that Mongolia is working on plans for the celebration of the 75th anniversary of [...]

August 10th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Ambassador of Belarus submits credentials

Ambassador Chepurnoi meets with President Ts.Elbegdorj

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary from the Republic of Belarus to Mongolia, Stanislav Chepurnoi, presented his credentials to Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj on Wednesday. In a meeting with Ambassador Chepurnoi, the President noted, “Recently, bilateral relations are intensively developing. After the visit of the Belarusian Prime Minister in 2013, we can clearly see improvements in bilateral [...]

August 7th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

First Mongolian-Austrian political consultative meeting

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On Wednesday, the first political consultative meeting between the Mongolian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MMFA) and Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The parties discussed bilateral relations and cooperation, focusing on the intensification of Mongolian-Austrian relations in business, the best use of the 40 million EUR loan from [...]

August 7th, 2014 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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