On December 7, 2017, Dr. Li Xinjun, the Secretary-General of APSCO, paid a courtesy visit to the Embassy of Mongolia in Beijing, China. The Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Damba Gankhuyag welcomed the APSCO dignitary in the Embassy. Dr. Li Xinjun apprised the Excellency Ambassador that Member State Mongolia has, in rotation, assumed the Chairmanship of APSCO Council for a two-year term, starting 2018. Mr. Chinbat Baatarjav, Chairman, Communication and Information Technology Authority (CITA), being the nominee of the Government of Mongolia was elected as the Chairman of APSCO Council. Dr. Li congratulated Mongolia on assuming this prestigious and important portfolio.
Mr. Nasir Mahmood, the Director-General of Department of External Relations and Legal Affairs of APSCO, presented the on-going activities of APSCO, and demonstrated the significance of using this multilateral platform.
The Ambassador Mr. Gankhuyag appreciated the work of the Secretariat and extended his full support for APSCO activities. In recognition of the successful cooperative activities, he showed his confidence in the future growth and development of the organization. Both dignitaries discussed on topics of mutual benefit and common concern.