“Press Hour” organized today
Regular session of “Press Hour” was held at the Ministry today. During the press conference, detail of President of Mongolia Elbegdorj Tsakhia’s participation at the Leaders Event of the 21st Session of the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Paris, France was informed. During COP21, Mongolian President was handed in the inscription of Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain and its surrounding sacred landscape on the World Heritage List by Ms. Irini Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO. Furthermore, results of the Foreign Minister’s working visit to Swiss Confederation on 25-27 November, 19th meeting of the Mongolia – Russia intergovernmental commission on trade, economy, science and technical cooperation were given. Mongolia is to chair IDEA in 2016, in this regard chairmanship of IDEA was officially was given to PUREVSUREN Lundeg, Foreign Minister of Mongolia during his visit to Swiss Confederation. Also information on preparation process of ASEM summit which will be held in July 2016 was informed. At the end of “Press Hour”, questions raised by journalists on issues of Mongolian citizens living abroad, high level visit and ASEM preparation were answered.