Press Releases

The U.S. Department of State’s 2017 Investment Climate Statement for Mongolia Unveiled at AmCham’s Monthly Meeting

06/28/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its June Monthly Meeting, Mongolia’s Investment Climate 2017 and Beyond, with the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, United States Ambassador to Mongolia, and Mr. Jay Liotta, Chairman of AmCham Mongolia, on June 28, 2017, at Shangri-La Hotel Ulaanbaatar. The meeting convened AmCham members and […]

APCAC Report Highlights Recommendations for Administration and Congress

06/21/2017

Washington, D.C – The Asia-Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) released a paper highlighting key policy solutions to make it easier for American companies to do business in Asia. The proposals focus on trade, tax, and travel policies and actions which will benefit the United States through economic growth and job creation. The release […]

AmCham Mongolia organizes its largest-ever Trade Mission to the U.S.

06/20/2017

Washington, D.C., United States – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia successfully organized its fourth annual U.S. Trade Mission to Washington, D.C., from June 12-14, 2017, under the leadership of the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, United States Ambassador to Mongolia. The Trade Mission, AmCham’s largest yet, was also attended by senior Mongolian government […]

Over 20 delegates to join AmCham’s Annual U.S. Trade Mission

06/09/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia. – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia will host its fourth annual U.S. Trade Mission on June 12-14, 2017, in Washington, D.C. under the leadership of the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia. Senior Mongolian government delegates, led by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia His Excellency Ts. Munkh-Orgil, […]

AmCham Hosts Members-Only Meeting with the Heads of International Financial Institutions in Mongolia

05/29/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia convened a members-only event with the heads of international financial institutions (IFIs) in Mongolia, on May 26, 2017. The meeting featured a panel discussion by prominent speakers, including James Anderson, World Bank’s Country Manager for Mongolia; Irina Kravchenko, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s […]

Private sector leaders develop recommendations for the presidential candidates at AmCham Monthly Meeting

05/17/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its May Monthly Meeting with independent opinion leaders on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Shangri-La Hotel in Ulaanbaatar. The panelists, including Mr. Jargalsaikhan Dambadarjaa, Executive Director of DeFacto Institute; Mr. Sumati Luvsandendev, Director of the Sant Maral Foundation; and Ms. Ashleigh Whelan, Resident Program […]

U.S. Ambassador to Lead AmCham’s Fourth Annual U.S. Trade Mission

05/08/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia. – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is hosting its fourth annual U.S. Trade Mission from June 12-14, 2017, in Washington, D.C. under the leadership of the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia, commemorating the 30th anniversary of U.S.-Mongolia diplomatic relations. Senior Mongolian government officials led by His Excellency […]

AmCham Mongolia Publishes a Brief Guide on the U.S.-Mongolia Commercial Relationship

05/03/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia published “Guide on the U.S.-Mongolia Commercial Relationship” to further advocate for its mission to build and strengthen the U.S-Mongolia commercial relationship. The guide provides background information on the commercial relationship of the U.S. and Mongolia, emerging policy issues, basic information about doing business in […]

Fifteen AmCham Mongolia Members Named Among TOP 100 Enterprises in Mongolia

04/28/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – Fifteen AmCham Mongolia members were recognized by the Government of Mongolia and Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) for being among the TOP 100 Enterprises of Mongolia at the 16th TOP 100 Enterprises Award Ceremony held on April 27, 2017. AmCham Mongolia would like to applaud and congratulate the members […]

Prominent Bankers Emphasize the Importance of Transparency and International Standard Governance and Reporting at AmCham Meeting

04/12/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its April Monthly Meeting with prominent international and domestic bankers, as well as representatives from the Bank of Mongolia on April 12, 2017, at Shangri-La Ulaanbaatar Hotel. The panelists included Chief Economist of Bank of Mongolia J. Ganbaatar, CEO of Xac Bank M. Bold, […]

AmCham Mongolia and its Members Make an Intellectual Investment in Youth Development

04/03/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) organized its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, AmCham Mentor Day 2017 on April 1, 2017, at Corporate Hotel and Convention Center, with 100 university students. AmCham Mentor Day 2017 is a day-long mentoring event that provides third and fourth year university students the […]

Financial Industry Leaders Form AmCham’s Financial Services Committee

03/23/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia convened the inaugural meeting of its new Financial Services Committee on March 22, 2017. As part of AmCham’s larger efforts to promote greater access and opportunities for financing as outlined in its 2017 Roadmap for Growth, the Financial Services Committee will focus on further […]

Private Sector Leaders Call For a Long-term and Stable Law and Policy at AmCham Monthly Meeting

03/07/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its March Monthly Meeting with some of the most prominent business leaders in Mongolia on March 7, 2017, at the Shangri-La Hotel to discuss “Perspectives of Business Leaders on the Economic Situation of Mongolia and Forecasts for 2017”. The panelists included President of […]

AmCham Mongolia to Organize AmCham Mentor Day 2017

03/06/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) will organize its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, AmCham Mentor Day 2017, on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the Corporate Hotel and Convention Center. AmCham Mentor Day 2017 is a day-long mentoring event giving third and fourth year university students the opportunity to […]

AmCham Mongolia Unveils Its 2017 Roadmap for Growth

02/13/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia unveils its 2017 Roadmap for Growth on February 13, 2017. The Roadmap for Growth outlines AmCham’s 2017 policy priorities that will further advance its mission to build, strengthen, and protect business between the United States and Mongolia, and to actively promote Mongolia as a […]

AmCham Hosts Chairman of the State Great Khural M. Enkhbold for His First Formal Engagement with the International Business Community

01/25/2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its January Monthly Meeting with His Excellency Miyegombo Enkhbold, Chairman of State Great Khural of Mongolia on January 25th, 2017, at Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel. The Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia, attended the meeting as a guest of honor. […]

United States-Mongolia Transparency Agreement to Enter into Force

01/24/2017

This press release was originally posted on ustr.gov. WASHINGTON, DC – At a ceremony in Washington today, United States Trade Representative Michael Froman and Mongolia’s Ambassador to the United States, Bulgaa Altangerel, signed and exchanged letters certifying that the United States and Mongolia have completed their respective applicable legal requirements and procedures for the Agreement […]

Recruitment Announcement: Graphic Designer

12/26/2016

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of […]

AmCham Mongolia Awards Prominent Economist Da. Ganbold with “2016 Business Leadership Award”

12/13/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia presented its 2016 Business Leadership Award to Mr. Da. Ganbold, a prominent economist and former CEO of Erdenes Oyu Tolgoi LLC. This distinguished award was presented at AmCham’s Fifth Anniversary Gala at Shangri-La Hotel, on Saturday, December 10, 2016. This annual award recognizes a […]

AmCham Mongolia Hosts Its 2016 Annual General Meeting

11/24/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, with U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, over 50 of AmCham’s members, and other leaders of the business community. During the AGM, AmCham members discussed, voted on, and set the […]

AmCham Mongolia Launches Member Spotlight Week

11/14/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is launching the new Member Spotlight Week project on November 14, 2016. Member Spotlight Week is designed to further increase and advance the quality of the membership services that AmCham currently offers. Member Spotlight Week will feature each and every member of AmCham with […]

AmCham Members Meet with the State Secretary of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry

11/09/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia –The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia’s Agriculture Committee members met with Mr. L. Bayartulga, State Secretary of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, and the directors of departments of the ministry on November 8, 2016, to present AmCham’s Position Paper on the Agriculture Industry, to exchange views on ways […]

AmCham Mongolia Promotes a Safe and Environmentally-friendly Auto and Machinery Industry in Mongolia

11/01/2016

ULAANBAATAR – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia’s Auto and Machinery Committee members met with the senior officials of the Ministry of Road and Transport Development on Thursday, October 27, 2016, to present AmCham’s Position Paper on the Auto and Machinery Industry in Mongolia, and to discuss further cooperation between the Ministry and […]

Amid Economic Instability, AmCham Mongolia Hosts First Formal Engagement with the Government’s Financial Decision Makers and the Private Sector

10/18/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – In response to the recent economic instability of the country, The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted the first formal engagement between the private sector and the Mongolian Government’s key financial decision makers, the Vice Minister of Finance H.E. Kh. Bulgantuya and the Deputy Governor of Bank of Mongolia Mr. […]

Job Announcement: Freelance Editor

10/06/2016

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of […]

AmCham Mongolia Co-hosts Members-Only Agribusiness Roundtable Discussion

10/05/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia co-hosted the “Financing Opportunities for Agribusiness” roundtable discussion with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), Schulze Global Investments, and the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia on October 3, 2016. The roundtable featured keynote presentations from senior representatives of OPIC and Schulze Global Investments Limited, as well as comprehensive discussions […]

AmCham Mongolia and U.S. Department of Commerce Host Two-Day Intellectual Property Right Seminar

09/28/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia hosted a two-day intellectual property rights seminar entitled, “Technical Assistance Program on Commercial Law: A Look at Intellectual Property Rights in Mongolia” on September 26-27, 2016. The two-day seminar featured […]

AmCham Mongolia and U.S. Embassy Host The 3rd Annual 2016 American Days Expo

09/26/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia and the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia successfully hosted the third annual 2016 American Days Expo at Misheel Expo on September 24-25, 2016. The 2016 American Days Expo included over 100 companies, who are the official distributors of American products and services in Mongolia. Over […]

AmCham Mongolia hosts His Excellency Jargaltulga Erdenebat, Prime Minister of Mongolia for his First Formal Engagement with the International Business Community

09/23/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its September Monthly Meeting with His Excellency Jargaltulga Erdenebat, Prime Minister of Mongolia, on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 at the Shangri-La Ulaanbaatar Hotel. The Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia also attended the meeting as a guest of honor. The meeting […]

AmCham Mongolia and U.S. Embassy to Host Third Annual 2016 American Days Expo

09/14/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia and the U.S. Embassy will host the third annual 2016 American Days Expo on September 24-25 at Misheel Expo Center. Some highlights of the expo include special discounts on merchandise and product samples; an activity area for kids; trainings from Herbalife Mongolia’s health experts; […]

Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets with AmCham Mongolia for his First Formal Engagement with Mongolia’s Private Sector

08/30/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its August Monthly Meeting with His Excellency Ts. Munkh-Orgil, Member of Parliament and Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016. Mr. Manuel Micaller, Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia also attended the meeting as a special guest. […]

The Third Annual 2016 American Days Expo to Commence

08/16/2016

ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA – AmCham Mongolia’s third annual 2016 American Days Expo, co-hosted by the United States Embassy in Ulaanbaatar, will take place on Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25 at Misheel Expo Center. The two-day exhibition will have a special emphasis on showcasing hundreds of U.S. products and services to the public at large […]

Bolstering a Fair and Enabling Business Environment: A Case of Country of Origin Certificates

08/08/2016

The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham), who represents the interests of the business community of Mongolia, commends the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) Parliament and Cabinet that have come into power with the stated intent of stabilizing the Mongolian economy, regaining investors’ confidence and supporting development of the private sector. However, in early June […]

AmCham Hosts Newly Elected Member of Parliament, Tsogtbaatar Damdin, for First Meeting with the Private Sector

08/03/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its July Monthly Meeting with H.E. D. Tsogtbaatar for his first public appearance as a newly elected Member of Parliament and the first formal engagement between the Mongolian People’s Party and the private sector since the election. The […]

Job Announcement: Program Coordinator

07/29/2016

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of […]

AmCham Mongolia and US Chamber of Commerce Host Roundtable Discussion: “Mongolia – Back on Track: Opportunities for the U.S. Private Sector”

06/30/2016

Washington, D.C. – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia and the US Chamber of Commerce hosted a Roundtable Discussion with support from Oyu Tolgoi titled, “Mongolia – Back on Track: Opportunities for the U.S. Private Sector” on Friday, June 24th at the US Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. The Roundtable convened over 35 leaders including […]

AmCham to Host The Third Annual U.S. Trade Mission

06/20/2016

Washington, D.C. – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is hosting its 3rd Annual U.S. Trade Mission from June 20-24, 2016 in Washington, D.C. AmCham Mongolia delegates attending the Trade Mission will engage and build relationships with key U.S. Government officials who focus on the U.S.–Mongolia commercial partnership in Washington, D.C. and have […]

AmCham Hosts Networking Reception with the U.S. Agribusiness Exploratory Trade Delegation Sponsored by its Member G-Mobile

06/15/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted a special, members-only Networking Reception with the U.S. Agribusiness Exploratory Trade Delegation sponsored by its member G-Mobile on June 14th, 2016 at MexiKhan Restaurant. The Networking Reception convened over 80 participants including the leading representatives of the Mongolian agriculture sector, IFI’s, NGO’s, the […]

AmCham Hosts Meeting with the Senior Representatives from Leading International Financial Institutions in Mongolia

06/15/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its June Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 with senior representatives from the leading International Financial Institutions in Mongolia, featuring Country Manager for Mongolia, East Asia and Pacific from The World Bank Mr. James Anderson; the Head of Office for Mongolia at the […]

AmCham Co-Hosts Roundtable Discussion with the U.S. Agribusiness Exploratory Trade Delegation with U.S. Embassy

06/15/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia co-hosted a Roundtable Discussion on June 13th, 2016 with the U.S. Embassy, the U.S. Department of Commerce, and members of the U.S. Agribusiness Exploratory Trade Delegation led by Mr. Patrick Santillo, Deputy Assistant Secretary for China and Mongolia for the U.S. Department of Commerce […]

The Chairman of AmCham Mongolia, Jay Liotta Talks to Bloomberg TV Mongolia

06/10/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The Chairman of The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia, Jay Liotta talked to AmCham member Bloomberg TV Mongolia on June 8th, 2016 to discuss the Mongolian business environment and what AmCham is doing to strengthen the U.S.- Mongolia bilateral relationship. In his interview, he talked about the US Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit […]

AmCham Hosts Breakfast Meeting with U.S. Congressional Delegation

05/30/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted special members-only breakfast meeting, sponsored by its member Wagner Asia Equipment LLC, on May 29th, 2016 featuring the U.S. Congressional Delegation led by the Honorable Peter Roskam and the Honorable David Price, Her Excellency Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and His […]

AmCham Hosts Monthly Meeting with Members of Oyu Tolgoi’s Executive Management Team

05/20/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its May Monthly Meeting on Thursday, May 19th, 2016 featuring members of Oyu Tolgoi’s management team Mr. Andrew Woodley, CEO of Oyu Tolgoi, and Mr. Marco Pires, Chief Development Officer – Underground, Oyu Tolgoi. The meeting convened over 70 participants including AmCham members and other private sector […]

AmCham Mongolia Forms Agriculture Committee

05/09/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia convened the inaugural meeting of its new Agriculture Committee on May 5th, 2016. As part of AmCham’s larger efforts to promote economic diversification as outlined in its 2016 Roadmap for Growth, the Agriculture Committee will focus on promotion of Mongolia’s agriculture sector. AmCham Mongolia […]

APCAC Re-Elects Chairman and Appoints Vice Chairs

04/29/2016

Bangkok – The Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) has re-elected Jackson Cox to serve a second term as Chairman of its Board of Directors. The vote took place during APCAC’s Spring Business Conference, which was held last week in Beijing and drew hundreds of American business and government leaders from across […]

Thirteen AmCham Mongolia Members Recognized as being a TOP 100 Enterprise in Mongolia

04/28/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – Thirteen AmCham Mongolia members were recognized by the Government of Mongolia and Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) as being one of the TOP 100 Enterprises of Mongolia on April 27th, 2016, during the 15th TOP 100 Enterprises Award Ceremony. AmCham Mongolia would like to applaud and congratulate our following […]

AmCham Mongolia 2016 Trade Mission to the United States

04/21/2016

In an effort to strengthen the commercial relationship between Mongolia and the United States, AmCham Mongolia, will host the third annual Trade Mission to the United States from June 20-24, 2016. This is an opportunity for Mongolian business executives to develop a strong network in the United States and seize real business development opportunities with […]

AmCham Hosts Monthly Meeting with Leaders of Mongolia’s Mining Sector

04/20/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted its April Monthly Meeting on Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 featuring three senior representatives of Mongolia’s Mining sector including G. Battsengel, CEO of Energy Resources LLC, Ch. Khashchuluun, Economist and Executive Director of Mongolia Oil Shale Association, and Ch. Otgochuluu, Chief Economist of Erdenes Mongol LLC […]

American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia successfully organizes the first Annual AmCham Service Day 2016

04/05/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) organized its first Annual AmCham Service Day  on Saturday, April 2nd, focusing this year’s volunteer efforts on working with the Veloo Foundation’s Children of the Peak Sanctuary located in Songino-Khairkhan District in Ulaanbaatar. Over 20 volunteers consisting of AmCham’s members spent the day volunteering […]

The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Urges the Careful Reconsideration Of Revisions to the Draft Labor Law

03/22/2016

UlAANBAATAR – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia extends its appreciation to the Ministry of Labor for providing the opportunity to AmCham Mongolia and leaders of private sector to comment and review the draft Labor Law before its submission to the Parliament. AmCham Mongolia always strive to serve the best interests of our […]

U.S. Investors Expect Stability of Law and Policy from Mongolian Government

03/18/2016

ULAANBAATAR – Montsame: Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) Tricia Turbold gave an interview to Montsame agency at AmCham’s March Monthly Meeting on March 16th, 2016. Reporter: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the largest trade organization in the world. What are the benefits of AmCham Mongolia membership? Ms. Turbold: […]

AmCham Mongolia hosts His Excellency Ch. Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of Mongolia

03/16/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a meeting on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 with His Excellency Chimed Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of Mongolia. The meeting convened over 100 domestic and international business leaders to hear directly from the Prime Minister about government’s current policy priorities and an overview of the […]

AmCham Mongolia Selects Director of Communications

03/09/2016

ULAANBAATAR – The Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia announces that Mr. Erdenesukh (Sukhee) Otgonbayar has been selected as its Director of Communications, effective immediately. Sukhee has extensive experience in marketing, branding and communications, having worked for over three years in Mongolia’s leading commercial bank, Golomt Bank and its holding […]

AmCham Mongolia Hosts Patrick Santillo, Deputy Assistant Secretary for China and Mongolia, U.S. Department of Commerce

03/04/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a special members-only event on Friday, March 4, 2016, featuring Patrick Santillo, Deputy Assistant Secretary for China and Mongolia with the U.S. Department of Commerce, and Her Excellency Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia. The event provided an exclusive opportunity for AmCham […]

The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Strengthens Focus on Mongolia’s Agriculture Industry

01/28/2016

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a meeting on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 with Mr. L Choi-Ish, Policy Advisor to the Minister of Food and Agriculture and Mr. M. Tsolmon, Managing Director of the Crop Support Fund, Ministry of Food and Agriculture. Also in attendance was the Honorable Jennifer […]

Vacancy Announcement: Program Coordinator

01/15/2016

AmCham Mongolia Job Announcement: Program Coordinator The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local […]

Vacancy Announcement: Director of Communications

12/18/2015

AmCham Mongolia Vacancy Announcement: Director of Communications The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official […]

AmCham Mongolia Announces New Board Leadership in 2016

12/16/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 with the The Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and over 50 of AmCham’s members and other leaders of the business environment. During the AGM, AmCham members discussed, voted on, and […]

AmCham Hosts Welcome Reception for the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia

11/22/2015

AmCham Hosts Welcome Reception for the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a welcome reception on Thursday, November 19, 2015 for the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia at the Wagner Asia Automotive Ford and Range Rover Showroom. Over […]

APCAC Applauds TPP Negotiators On Historic Agreement, Urges Passage as Attention Shifts to Congress

10/06/2015

SINGAPORE, 5 October 2015: The Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) congratulates the U.S. Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiators led by United States Trade Representative Michael Froman, Wendy Cutler, Acting Deputy USTR and Barbara Weisel, Assistant USTR for Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Their skill, hard work, and sacrifice led to an unprecedented agreement […]

AmCham Mongolia Welcomes the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia

09/28/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) welcomes Jennifer Galt, the newly sworn-in U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and looks forward to working with her during her tenure in Ulaanbaatar very soon. Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, was nominated on May 6, 2015 by President Barack […]

Vacancy Announcement: Director of Events

09/18/2015

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of […]

AmCham Mongolia Selects Director of Policy and Advocacy

09/15/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia, or “AmCham Mongolia,” is very pleased to announce that Mr. Adiya Oyungerel has been selected as its new Director of Policy and Advocacy. Before joining AmCham Adiya worked as a project coordinator at Artisanal mining project of Swiss Development Cooperation […]

U.S. Embassy and AmCham Mongolia to host the 2015 “American Days” Expo

09/10/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The U.S. Embassyand the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) are hosting the 2nd Annual “American Days” Expo taking place the weekend of September 19th and 20th from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM at the Misheel Expo Center. Last year’s exhibition was a huge success featuring over 50 exhibitors and attracted […]

AmCham Hosts Monthly Meeting with His Excellency E. Bat Uul, Mayor of Ulaanbaatar and the Honorable Piper Anne Wind Campbell, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia

07/31/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2015 with His Excellency E. Bat Uul, Mayor of Ulaanbaatar and the Honorable Piper Anne Wind Campbell, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia. The meeting convened over 50 domestic and international business leaders to hear directly from our distinguished […]

The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Congratulates Mongolia on 25 Years of Democracy

07/29/2015

ULAANBAATAR – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia congratulates Mongolia on the 25th anniversary of its first full, multiparty democratic election. This is a significant milestone in Mongolia’s democratic revolution since its break from a Communist system a quarter century ago. Recently, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry commented during a meeting with […]

Vacancy Announcement: Director of Policy and Advocacy

07/16/2015

AmCham Mongolia Vacancy Announcement: Director of Policy and Advocacy The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia and to actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. […]

U.S. Chamber of Commerce and AmCham Mongolia hosts Business Forum and Dinner with His Excellency Ch. Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of Mongolia

06/25/2015

Washington, DC – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia hosted His Excellency Chimed Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of Mongolia for a Business Forum and Dinner at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC on Thursday, June 25, 2015. The event convened representatives from the Mongolian Government, the […]

AmCham Awards J. Od, President of MCS Group, with “2015 Business Leadership Award”

06/10/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia awarded its 2015 Business Leadership Award to Mr. J. Od, President of MCS Group. This distinguished award was announced and presented at AmCham’s Fourth Anniversary Celebration at the Shangri-La Hotel on Friday, June 5, 2015. The event convened over 250 of AmCham’s members and […]

AmCham Calls for Mongolia to Set Sight on Trans-Pacific Partnership

06/09/2015

ULAANBAATAR – Jackson Cox, Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia, called for Mongolia to aim high and put forth plans to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The remarks, which were immediately echoed by U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia, Piper Campbell, came during keynote remarks delivered during AmCham’s fourth anniversary celebration at the Shangri-La […]

AmCham Mongolia Selects Executive Director

05/04/2015

ULAANBAATAR – The Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia announces that Ms. Tricia Turbold has been selected as its Executive Director, effective immediately. Tricia, who served as AmCham’s Director of Communications and Membership for the past year, has been residing in Mongolia for nearly three years. Prior to moving […]

Jackson Cox Elected as Chairman of APCAC

03/16/2015

SINGAPORE – The Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) has elected Jackson Cox as its new Chairman. Mr. Cox is based in Ulaanbaatar and is the Chief Executive Officer of Woodmont International and is the Founder and Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia. “I am honored to serve as […]

AmCham Hosts Meeting with His Excellency, Prime Minister of Mongolia Ch. Saikhanbileg

03/09/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a meeting on Thursday, March 5, 2015 with His Excellency Chimed Saikhanbileg, Prime Minister of Mongolia. The meeting convened over 100 domestic and international business leaders to hear directly from the Prime Minister about his plans to bring solutions to key economic and […]

AmCham Mongolia Statement of the Presidential Pardon of Justin Kapla, Hilarion Cajucom Jr., and Cristobal David

02/26/2015

ULAANBAATAR — The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia appreciates the pardon by President Elbegdorj to Justin Kapla, Hilarion Cajucom Jr., and Cristobal David. Mr. Kapla, who is a U.S. citizen, and his two colleagues from the Philippines were found guilty on January 30th of tax evasion in a Mongolian criminal court and sentenced […]

AmCham Mongolia Statement on the Kapla Case

02/05/2015

ULAANBAATAR—The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is wholly committed to promoting foreign investment and stronger commercial relations between the United States and Mongolia. We remain concerned; however, that this case will have a chilling effect on the business environment in Mongolia given that Mr. Kapla is an American business executive. As a result […]

Press Release: AmCham Mongolia Releases Nationwide Survey Results on Mongolian Business Environment

01/21/2015

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia–The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia, with the support of the USAID-funded Business Plus Initiative (BPI) project released the results of a national public opinion survey titled, “Nationwide Survey Results on Mongolian Business Environment.” The survey was conducted in late November 2014 by the Sant Maral Foundation in Ulaanbaatar and is a […]

AmCham Mongolia Announces New Board of Directors

12/11/2014

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia–The American Chamber  of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) held their Annual General Meeting on December 10, 2014 and announced that eleven members have been elected to serve on the organization’s Board of Directors. Jackson Cox, founder of AmCham Mongolia, has been reappointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Magnai Ganzorig, the Executive […]

Wagner Asia Equipment in Mongolia Named 2014 Winner of Secretary of State’s Award for Corporate Excellence

12/11/2014

Honor given for outstanding corporate citizenship, exemplary leadership practices,environmental stewardship, innovative business practice, and contribution to the local development.  Wagner Asia Equipment in Mongolia, a heavy equipment dealership,was presented with the Secretary of State’s 2014 Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE) by the Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Catherine Novellion […]

AmCham Hosts Meeting with Chairman of the State Great Hural, Z. Enkhbold

09/29/2014

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) hosted a meeting on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 with Z. Enkhbold, Chairman of the State Great Hural of Mongolia. The meeting convened domestic and international business leaders, as well as, Kirk McBride, Deputy Chief of Mission for the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar, and Jackson […]

AmCham Trade Mission to the U.S. 2014

06/26/2014

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia organized its first annual trade mission to the U.S. between June 23-27, 2014.  The mission was timed to coincide with the annual Asia-Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) doorknock trip and gave our seven delegates, representing various U.S. and Mongolian companies, the opportunity to engage […]

U.S. Trade Mission

05/16/2014

In an effort to strengthen the commercial relationship between Mongolia and the United States, AmCham is organizing a Trade Mission to the United States from June 16-26. This is an excellent opportunity to develop a strong and meaningful network inside the United States for your company. The U. S. Trade Mission will have three components: […]

American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Selects New Director of Development

05/14/2014

AmCham Mongolia Continues to Develop and Reinforce its Commitment to Strengthening Commercial Ties Between the United States and Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – The Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia, or “AmCham Mongolia,” is very pleased to announce that Mrs. Tricia Turbold has joined the organization as its Director of Development.  Tricia […]

AmCham Hosts Meeting with Prime Minister N. Altankhuyag

04/16/2014

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) was honored to host a meeting this afternoon with His Excellency Norov Altankhuyag, Prime Minister of Mongolia.  The meeting convened domestic and international business leaders, U.S. Ambassador Piper Campbell, His Excellency Ch. Saikhanbileg, Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat, and Jackson Cox, Chairman of the […]

American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Selects New Executive Director

11/07/2013

Full-time Executive Director Represents Increased Commitment to Commercial Ties Between the United States and Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia–The Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia, or “AmCham Mongolia,” is very pleased to announce that Mr. Tuvshinzaya Gantulga has joined the organization as its Executive Director.  Mr. Tuvshinzaya previously served as Program Coordinator […]

AmCham Mongolia Joins Powerful Regional Alliance

04/16/2012

Ulaanbaatar  – It was announced today that The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham Mongolia) has been admitted to the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC), the umbrella organization that connects the American Chambers of Commerce throughout the region. “Our participation in this powerful alliance will provide members of AmCham Mongolia […]

American Chamber of Commerce opens office in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

02/20/2012

New organization will promote U.S. business in Mongolia and will work closely with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC Ulaanbaatar – It was announced today that an official affiliate office of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has opened in Ulaanbaatar. Known as the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia or “AmCham Mongolia,” this […]

AmCham Mongolia Hosts Former U.S. Defense Chief

10/14/2011

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – During remarks at an event hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia at the City Club on Friday evening, former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld reaffirmed the importance of strengthening U.S.-Mongolia ties. Speaking to a group of high ranking government officials and business leaders, Rumsfeld remarked, “Over the past […]