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Mongolian President returns to work after 14 days of isolation

Mongolian President Kh.Battulga returned to work earlier today (10 March) after has been tested negative for coronavirus. He has been isolated for 14 days after returning from a one-day visit to China on 27 February, during which he met with

Will Speaker G.Zandanshatar go to the US?

The Mongolian president has asked parliament to hold a snap session in connection with the coronavirus emergency. However, Parliamentary Speaker G.Zandanshatar, has been invited to visit the USA on 8-10 March. According to sources, the speaker’s visit is expected to

Judge on the run to be extradited from US to Mongolia

The Independent Authority against Anti-Corruption (IAAC) has reported that Mongolia will extradite former judge S.Tumurbat who fled to the USA last year.

On 26 June, President Kh.Battulga issued a decree suspending the judicial powers of 17 judges suspected of corruption. That

Chief of Staff to Mongolian President resigns

Mr. Z.Enkhbold, Chief of Staff of President Kh.Battulga announced earlier today (13 February) that he is resigning. According to a reliable source, Z.Enkhbold is preparing to stand as a candidate in the parliamentary election which will be held in June.

Disgraced! Young MP to resign

Young Mongolian lawmaker N.Nomtoibayar announced today (30 January) that he will present letter of resignation as a member of  parliament. Earlier, the Mongolian Parliament voted secretly about stripping him of his immunity.

MP N.Nomtoibayar was kicked out of ruling party of

Expelled! Young MP thrown out of MPP

A young politician and member of parliament from Mongolia’s ruling party is to be officially expelled from its ranks. The decision about the future of N.Nomtoibayar was taken by a review committee of Mongolian People’s Party’s (MPP) earlier today, 29

Mongolian parliament approves Intellectual Property Law

On Thursday (23 January), the Mongolian Parliament passed a new law on intellectual property. The bill was originally presented to parliament on 25 April, 2019 by a lobby group led by M.P. N.Uchral.

Mongolia has been a member of the World

Former Mongolia PM victim of fabricated charges?

Ch.Saikhanbileg, who served as Prime Minister of the Government of Mongolia from 2014-2016, has retained London-based ‘Amsterdam & Partners’ LLP as international defence counsel in response to a series of allegedly fabricated criminal charges aimed at weakening democratic opposition in