First central hospital to treat vitreoretinal disease
The Laurel Foundation of Canada handed over vitreoretinal instruments and equipment worth MNT 1.2 billion to the Department of Ophthalmology of the First Central Hospital of Mongolia on October 19.
Anti-corruption authority mounts large-scale campaign in education sector
The Independent Authority against Corruption of Mongolia (IAAC) has launched a large-scale campaign in the education sector, paying special attention to corruption in the sector.
Representative Office of Taiwan donates hospital equipment to Uvs aimag
Deputy Representative of Taipei Trade and Economic Representative Office in Ulaanbaatar Joy Yen is working in Uvs aimag.
New bus route launched between Gashuunsukhait and Gants mod border checkpoints
Starting from October, 2018, a new bus route launched between Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint of Umnugobi aimag and Gants mod border checkpoint of Inner Mongolia.
National producers introducing leather, cashmere and wool products at Mongol Expo 2018
Being held under the theme ‘Domestic Products for Export’, a joint event ‘Mongol Export -28’ kicked off at Misheel Expo Center on October 18.
Seminar on Multilingual Education takes place
Co-organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports (MECSS), Mongolian Institute for Education and the High Commissioner on National Minorities of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), a seminar and discussion on ‘Multilingual Education’ took place for the second day on October 17.
Wind and solar can ensure 80 percent of Ulaanbaatar’s electricity need
Presentation of the final report of the ‘Ulaanbaatar City Energy Master Plan’ research was held at the Tuushin hotel on October 16.
Joint projects with Asian Development Bank to be implemented
The Cabinet had its regular meeting today, October 17.
Minister Ts.Tsogzolmaa receives rector of Irkutsk State University
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa today, met with I.V.Bychkov, rector of the Irkutsk State University (ISU) of Russia, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and Director of the Irkutsk Scientific Center of the Siberian Branch of the RAS.
Minister Ts.Tsogzolmaa pays tribute to Asian Champion G.Ugalztsetseg
On October 16, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa received and paid tribute to a triple Asian Champion of Bodybuilding and Physique Sports G.Ugalztsetseg.
Czech short term visa application center opened
A new visa application center for short term visa applicants to the Czech Republic was opened at DHL Center today.
Chevening Scholarship to be extended
On October 12, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom to Mongolia Philip Malone, where they exchanged views on education sector of the two countries.
80 percent of employed population aged 18-38
On the occasion of the Human Resource Employee Appreciation Day of Mongolia, the Cabinet Secretariat, National Institute for Human Resource Research and ‘HR club’ co-organized the national forum for human resource specialists under the theme ‘New Generation- Guide to Development’ on October 15.
MUST programmes internationally accredited
The School of ICT at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) became the first university in Mongolia to receive the certificate of 6-year-accreditation from the ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology) for their telecommunication engineer and wireless network engineer programmes.
Redevelopment project of Khalkhgol soum center commences
In frames of the Mongolian-Russian joint celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Battles of Khalkhin Gol, a New Soum project will be implemented to redevelop the Khalkhgol Soum Center.
Number of Vietnamese tourists to Mongolia increases by 28.4 percent
In the first 9 months of 2018, 4.6 million passengers (double counting) have crossed the border of Mongolia, increased by 68.2 thousand or 1.5% compared to the same period of the previous year.
Registered unemployed decreases by 1.2 thousand from previous year
At the end of September 2018, the Labor and Social Welfare Services Agencies have registered 34.0 thousand job seekers, of which 24.2 thousand or 71.1 percent were unemployed and remaining 9.8 thousand or 28.9 percent were employed but looking for a new job.
Young researchers receive MNT 4 million grant
Organized by the Mongolian Young Scientists’ Association, economy and management session of the annual Khureltogoot-2018 conference took place on October 13.
New born babies increase by 5.9 percent
In the first 9 months of 2018, 57.6 thousand mothers delivered 58.0 thousand children (live births). Compared with the same period of the previous year, mothers increased by 3.2 (5.9 percent) thousand and new born babies increased by 3.2 (5.9 percent) thousand, reported the National Statistics Office of Mongolia on October 12.
Mongolian gers becoming one of export products
Demand for Mongolian Ger, traditional national dwelling increases and tend to become one of export products. According to Head of the Mongol Ger Manufacturers Federation D.Otgonpurev, over 2,000 gers are exported and over 6,000 gers are sold domestically each year.