The new Cabinet under Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh is formed

The Parliament of Mongolia has approved and appointed the candidates for the Cabinet of the new Prime Minister and appointed them as the new Cabinet members through its Resolution No.58 dated 20 October 2017.

In terms of the structure and composition of the Government of Mongolia, it is same as the one adopted by the “Law on the Structure of the Government of Mongolia” and “Law on the Composition of the Government of Mongolia” dated 21 July 2016. Thus, there will be 13 ministries in total, 6 of which are functional and 7 directional in nature. As for the composition of the Cabinet, there will be 16 Ministers. They are:

  1. Prime Minister of Mongolia: U.Khurelsukh (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  2. Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia: O.Enkhtuvshin (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  3. Head of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government of Mongolia: G.Zandanshatar (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  4. Minister of Environment and Tourism: N.Tserenbat (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  5. Minister of Foreign Affairs: D.Tsogtbaatar (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  6. Minister of Finance: Ch.Khurelbaatar (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  7. Minister of Justice and Internal Affairs: Ts.Nyamdorj (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  8. Minister of Labor and Social Welfare: S.Chinzorig (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  9. Minister of Defense: N.Enkhbold (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  10. Minister of Construction and Urban Development: Kh.Badelkhan (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  11. Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports: Ts.Tsogzolmaa (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  12. Minister of Road and Transportation Development: J.Bat-Erdene (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  13. Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry: D.Sumiyabazar (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  14. Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry: B.Batzorig (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  15. Minister of Energy: Ts.Davaasuren (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)
  16. Minister of Health: D.Sarangerel (MP, Mongolian People’s Party)

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