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Speaker Z.Enkhbold meets Shinzo Abe

Speaker Z.Enkhbold (from left) meets Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe in Japan on Wednesday (from right)

Speaker of the Mongolian Parliament Z.Enkhbold, who is on official visit to Japan, held a meeting with the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, on Tuesday. Beginning the meeting, Shinzo Abe said he is satisfied with the Mongolian Speaker’s visit, which is coinciding with the 43rd anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Japan, and [...]

February 26th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Speaker talks visa terms and economic partnership during visit to Japan

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By E.OYUNDARI On Tuesday the head of the Japan-Mongolia friendship group at the House of Councillors, Satsuki Eda, called on Speaker of Mongolian Parliament Z.Enkhbold, who is paying an official visit to Japan. Mentioning that the House of Councillors is making vital contributions to improving Mongolia-Japan cooperation in all sectors, Speaker Z.Enkhbold expressed his hope [...]

February 25th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

State heads host Lunar New Year greeting ceremony

President Ts.Elbegdorj (second from left), Speaker Z.Enkhbold (from left) and Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg (second from tight) during the greeting ceremony at the State Ceremonial Ger Palace

On the morning of the first day of the Lunar New Year, on the threshold of the XVII Jaran, President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj paid tribute to the Statue of the Chinggis Khaan and the symbol of state of Mongolia, the Nine White Banners. Following the tribute, President Elbegdorj, Speaker of the State Great Khural Z.Enkhbold, [...]

February 24th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

PM meets the three millionth citizen of Mongolia

Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg is holding 3 millionth citizen of Mongolia, girl Kh.Mongoljin in her home in Umnugobi

By E.OYUNDARI Prime Minister of Mongolia and Head of the National Council Ch.Saikhanbileg visited the three millionth citizen of Mongolia, a girl named Kh.Mongoljingoo, and handed her parents a certificate stating, “This is to certify that honored citizen Kh.Mongoljin has become the millionth citizen of Mongolia”. The girl was born to E.Khatanbold and G.Azzaya at [...]

February 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Ch.Saikhanbileg and Shinzo Abe expected to sign free trade deal

Vice President of JBIC (left) discusses further cooperation with Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg (right)

By E.OYUNDARI A high-ranking Mongolian delegation headed by Prime Minister Ch.Saikhanbileg paid an official visit to Japan from February 9 to 11, to improve relations between the two countries. Nomura Holdings invited to cooperate with Mongolian companies The Premier’s visit to Japan, which is his first foreign visit since he received his new duties, started [...]

February 12th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

P.Tsagaan receives Aabar Investments representatives

P.Tsagaan receives representatives from the Aabar Investment PJS

Chief of Staff of the Office of the President of Mongolia P.Tsagaan received representatives from Aabar Investments PJS yesterday. Acting Chief Financial Officer of Aabar Investments PJS Andrew Thornber, Chairman and Founding Director of Gobi Coal and Energy Ltd. Mo Munshi, Advisor to Aabar Investments PJS Joseph Borovsky, Director-General of Gobi Coal and Energy Ltd. [...]

February 5th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

MPP issues propositions to overcome the recession

MPP members Ch.Khurelbaatar (from left), S.Byambatsogt and O.Sodbileg holds press conference

By E.OYUNDARI During its regular meeting, the Mongolian People’s Party group in Parliament discussed a proposal of policies and measures developed by the party to be taken to strengthen the economy, and delivered it to the Cabinet. The working group to develop the proposal, led by MP Ch.Khurelbaatar, carried out a practical assessment on the [...]

February 5th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Law on alcoholic beverage control to be strengthened

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By E.OYUNDARI The Standing Committee on Social Policy, Education, Culture and Sciences held a meeting on Wednesday and discussed the draft bill on Controls on Alcoholic Beverages. However, the committee took a break of five days after discussions calling for stricter controls and legal parameters. The draft was developed and submitted by MP L.Erdenechimeg on [...]

January 30th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

2015 state budget amendments approved

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By E.OYUNDARI The joint parliamentary session last Friday approved amendments to the 2015 state budget. As MP D.Gankhuyag introduced, the total income of Mongolia’s joint budget is estimated at more than 6.6 trillion MNT, which is equivalent to 27.6 percent of GDP, and the total expenditure of the joint budget is forecasted at over 7.8 [...]

January 25th, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

President takes part in World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

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President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj and Foreign Affairs Minister L.Purevsuren, followed by media representatives and other officials, are attending the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2015, being organized in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, from January 21 to 24. Prior to the meeting, Professor Klaus Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, talked about the [...]

January 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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