President receives World Bank Country Manager
On August 31, representatives led by World Bank Country Manager paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia Khurelsukh.
On August 31, representatives led by World Bank Country Manager paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia Khurelsukh. At the meeting, President Khurelsukh noted that the USD 1.3 billion concessional funding provided by the World Bank in the past has made a valuable contribution to many sectors since Mongolia's social and economic transition. The two sides expressed their readiness to work together to maintain macroeconomic stability, reduce poverty, lay the foundation for a green and inclusive economy. Also the meeting touched issues to improve the business and investment environment, promote agriculture, crop production, animal husbandry, and tackle environmental degradation and climate change. The parties also exchanged views on intensifying governance reforms at all levels of the public and private sectors. At the end of the meeting, World Bank Country Manager expressed support and cooperation for Mongolia's implementation of fundamental social and economic reforms. He also stressed that the policy issues mentioned by the President are in line with the policy priorities for cooperation with Mongolia for 2021-2025 which was approved last May.