CONSULTATION OF HEADS OF DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS LAUNCHES

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A consultation of heads of diplomatic missions of Mongolia abroad kicked off Monday in Ulaanbaatar with participation of 41 Ambassadors and General Consuls.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr L.Purevsuren made the opening remarks at the consultation, emphasizing that the foreign policy is an external expression of any country’s internal policy, and added the Mongolian Foreign Ministry is focusing a special attention to the One-window policy.

“In a scope of this policy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the main implementing body of foreign policy, Ambassadors, General Consuls and heads of the diplomatic missions have to be dynamic for realize principles of the one-window foreign policy,” he said.

At the consultation, the participants made presentations and exchanged views on a process of working out a draft law on external relations and a draft amendment to the law on diplomatic service, a general regulation of the foreign relations, directions of policy and action of the Foreign Ministry, a trilateral meeting and the Economic Partnership Agreement. They also discussed a policy on the foreign propaganda, a program on propagandizing Mongolia abroad, the 11th ASEM Summit, the 2015 election of the United Nations Council for Human Rights (UNHRC) and interests of Mongolian people abroad.

Within the consultation, the participants will hold meetings with leaders of the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) and the sectors of construction, wool, cashmere and foods. In addition, they will get acquainted with activities of the Oyu Tolgoi and Tavantolgoi mines and visit Darkhan and Erdenet cities.

B.Khuder