During his one-day visit to Mongolia
, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Tony Blair
was received by the Premier of Mongolia N.Altankhuyag on March 22, 2013.
At the meeting Premier N.Altankhuyag noted Mongolia has been implementing the biggest projects
of great construction at its beginning of progressive development, particularly to develop industries
of processing the mining of raw materials and paying more attention and power to construct its roads and engineering infrastructure within the short term. Besides our Government is working to give equal opportunity of development to each citizen and raise living standards of its people in each corner of the country, added N.Altankhuyag.
Mr. Tony Blair underlined, “The Government of a country is responsible to resolve many issues, particularly to answer on more questions, but the term of office is limited. Hence, when I was a Premier of my country, I used to sort the issues by means of importance and I am ready to share my experience with you”.
Earlier on the same day, Tony Blair met with President Ts.Elbegdorj and Minister of the Cabinet Office of the Government
Ch.Saikhanbileg respectively. Also, he delivered a lecture on “Opportunities and Challenges of Globalization and how they affect Mongolia today
” to students of Mongolian Universities and staff of the Foreign Ministry of Mongolia.