Emergency service workers to be ranked
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on December 12, a decision was made to give 1st-3rd specialty ranks to emergency service workers based on their skills.
Russia donates vehicle laboratory for Mongolian zoonotic diseases center
The handover ceremony of a fully equipped mobile laboratory from the Russian Federation to the National Center for Zoonotic Diseases (NCZD) of Mongolia took place on December 11 at the Ministry of Health.
Peacekeepers depart for Afghanistan
The 9th batch of Mongolian peacekeepers that will serve in NATO-led Resolute Support Afghanistan Mission in collaboration with the German Army, departed to the country on December 9.
Ambassador L.Purevsuren lectures at the University of Bern
Mongolia’s Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation L.Purevsuren lectured on November 28 at the University of Bern at an invitation of its Center for Global Studies and Institutes for the Science of Religion.
Border checkpoints to be closed during public holidays
Mongolian-Chinese border crossings will be closed on December 29 in connection with the Independence Day of Mongolia and on January 1, 2019 for New Year celebration.
Railroad to oil refinery under construction
Ulaanbaatar Railway Joint Venture was selected as a general contractor of railway infrastructure works of oil refinery being built in Altanshiree soum of Dornogobi aimag.
Progress of Mongolia-Russia-China Economic Corridor Establishment Program discussed
Consultative meeting of the trilateral working group on implementation of the Program on Establishing Economic Corridor between Mongolia, China and Russia was held in Ulaanbaatar on December 11.
Centers for disabled people to be built in six aimags
The Government of Mongolia has begun implementing a project on supporting involvement of the persons with disabilities this August.
Foreign Affairs Minister meets people with disabilities
On December 10, MP and Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar held a meeting with representatives of people with disabilities who live in the 1st-6th khoroos of Sukhbaatar district of Ulaanbaatar.
Smart solution for parking wins in hackathon competition
The ‘Youth participation in the development of the city’ hackathon organized jointly by the Youth Development Department of the capital city, Start-up Terminal LLC and National Start-up Fund LLC was successfully held between November 27 and December 9.
UN to give technical assistance in SMS platform for weather information
Deputy Chief of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), colonel B.Uuganbayar received representatives led by Senior Programme & Policy Advisor for Asia & the Pacific at United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Simon Hollema.
Russian language center set up in Dundgobi
Within framework of the Days of Mongolian-Russian Friendship and Cooperation, various events such as Russian language competition and opening of a Russian language center took place in Dundgobi aimag on December 8-9.
Changes due to repositioning the UN Development System discussed
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar on December 11, met with Beate Trankmann, United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Mongolia.
Two blocks of Mongolia-Japan Teaching Hospital put into operation
The Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS) opened two blocks of its new Training Center and University Hospital Complex or Mongolia-Japan Teaching Hospital on December 10.
APAU association to support projects aimed at children
Head of the Education, Culture and Arts Authority of Uvurkhangai aimag J.Purevsuren and Director of Regional Center for Diagnosis and Treatment E.Khuderchuluun visited the l’Association Pays d’Allier Uvurkhangai (APAU) headquarters in Moulins, France to discuss future plans.
'Gobi Wolf-2019' int’l exercise to take place in Dornogobi
According to the National Emergency Management Agency of Mongolia, the 'Gobi Wolf' international exercise will be held in Dornogobi aimag next year at the proposal of the aimag’s Governor.
MNCCI awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification
The Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) was awarded with the ISO 9001:2015 certification, certified by SGS company on December 6.
Conditions created to receive medical assistance and services through mobile phone
Mongolian youths created and introduced an application emneleg.mn in use, which gives opportunity to receive medical first aid and services.
Project for renovation of 129th kindergarten signed
The ‘Grassroots and Human Security Grant Assistance Programme’, which is mostly implemented in hospitals and educational institutes of developing countries by the Japanese Government, will be implemented for the second time in Bayanzurkh district of the capital city.
Russian State Geological Prospecting University awarded with ‘Polar Star’ Order
According to the decree of President of Mongolia, Russian State Geological Prospecting University was awarded with ‘Order of Polar Star’ in recognition of its valuable contribution to educate Mongolian professional staff in geology.
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