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2020/01/25

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Ensuring Mongolian energy security

On Wednesday (8 January), Mongolian Cabinet has approved D.Sumiyabazar, Minister of Mining and Heavy Industries to establish a hedge fund for ensuring price security for fuel.

The fund will help Mongolia to protect prices of Ai-92 fuel in the event of

Mongolia picks date of parliamentary election

The Mongolian Cabinet has approved the members of the Central Election Commission and set the date of the parliamentary election. polling will take place on 24 June.

There are nearly 1.9 million edible voters.

Parliament will have to re-distribute the mandates of

Mongolia’s new ecological police force

Earlier today (6 January) the  Mongolian Cabinet decided to establish an ecological police force to tackle environment issues.  Over 100 ecological police officers will work in over 10 provinces. The Cabinet approved funding for 170 ecological police officers in 2020

Top surgeon to run in 2020 parliament election

It is reported that the famous surgeon J.Chinburen, who was head of the National Cancer Centre (NCC) resigned from his post on 31 December, 2019.  According to our sources, J.Chinburen aims to stand in the parliamentary election which takes place

Mongolia bans ‘grasshopper migration’ in 2020

Mongolia will hold parliamentary election in June, 2020. Under the Election Law of Mongolia, local immigration will be banned from 1 February, 2020.

Previously, many people have re-located from scarcely-populated provinces to big electoral districts – this has affected election results.

A Christmas present from the Mongolian Cabinet

On Wednesday 25 December, the Mongolian Cabinet decided to increase the monthly salary of civil servants by eight percent from 1 January 2020. This averages at MNT 270,000. In addition, pensions will be increased by MNT 50,000. Without doubt, it

Mongolian PM U.Khurelsukh’s rating falls

The ‘Mongolian Poll’ Research Centre has conducted its politicians’ barometer survey between 2018 and 2019. The center has been conducting its politicians’ barometer survey monthly since 2013.

According to the results, the ratings of some politicians fell continuously during the period;