The Mongol-Russian joint company, “Ulaanbaatar Railway” joined the International Union of Railways (UIC), with the status of “Union member” in 2011. Since then, “Ulaanbaatar Railway” was chosen to be the Deputy Chair of the “Asia Pacific Region” in Januray 2012. In 2014, “Ulaanbaatar Railway” was again, re-appointed as the Deputy Chair.
The 87th General Assembly of the UIC is taking place in Paris today (1st December). The Mongolian representatives, headed by L.Purevbaatar, the Chairman of the “Ulaanbaatar Railway”, are participaing in the event.
The Mongolian Railway Network, has a 77 year history;”Ulaanbaatar Railway” which has history of 66 years has been elected to chair “Asia Pacific Region” of the UIC; Russia has been appointed to chair the UIC internationally.