On September 11, President Kh. Battulga held talks with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe and Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Lee Nak-yeon, on the sidelines of Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok. During the meeting with Prime Minister Lee, the president noted the upcoming 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries and expressed an interest in taking bilateral relations to the next level. The sides discussed forming a council to support young business owners. At the meeting with Prime Minister Abe, President Kh. Battulga stated that Mongolia is interested in supplying energy to the Asia Super Grid system. Prime Minister Abe expressed support for the proposal and emphasized the importance of commissioning the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport.
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