H.E. Mr Radnaabazar Altangerel was accompanied for the occasion by Mr Jean-Claude Gondeau, Honorary Consul of Mongolia to Monaco. After being welcomed in the Cour d'Honneur of the Palace by the Company of Carabinieri guard of honour under the command of Colonel Yannick Bersihand, Senior Commander of the Police Force, Ambassador Radnaabazar Altangerel was taken to the Hall of Mirrors by H.S.H the Prince's Chamberlain, Colonel Luc Fringant.
H.E. Mr Radnaabazar Altangerel then proceeded to present her Credentials to H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince who was accompanied by the Secretary of State, Mr Rene Novella, Head of H.S.H the Prince's Government, Mr Georges Lisimachio and H.E. Mr Franck Biancheri, Government Councillor for External Relations. After the ceremony, H.S.H the Prince held a private audience with the Ambassador in the family drawing room.
Republic of Mongolia becomes the forty-third foreign power accredited to the Principality of Monaco.
Consular relations were set up between the two countries on 17 October 2005, with the accreditation in Monaco of Jean-Claude Gondeau, Honorary Consul of Mongolia.
The Mongolian Academy of Sciences Institute of Archaeology and the Prehistoric Anthropology Museum of Monaco are engaged in scientific and cultural cooperation.