MONTSAME news agency marks its 97th anniversarySociety
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Mongolian National News Agency MONTSAME marked its 97th anniversary on July 19.
The MONTSAME news agency has been successfully fulfilling its duty to promote Mongolia to the world, delivering news from the capital city, 21 aimags and from Moscow and Beijing through www.montsame.mn and publishing weekly newspapers in traditional Mongolian script, English, Russian, Japanese and Chinese and quarterly journal ‘Mongolia Today’.
As a member of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA), the news agency regularly exchanges news with OANA member countries and supplies daily news about Mongolia to its database /www.oananews.org/.
The MONTSAME news agency established cooperation agreements with Russian ITAR-TASS, RT, Xinhua, Reuters, Yonhap, Prensa Latina, Kyodo Tsushinsha, Polish Press Agency, Bulgarian News Agency, Anadolu Agency, Ukrinfirm, Voice of America and Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency, Kazinform, Mehr News Agency and Korean Central News Agency, exchanging daily news and holding mutual visits of correspondents and technical workers.
Ahead of the 100th anniversary of the agency, it intends to host meetings of OANA’s Executive Board and Technical Council in Mongolia, to make technical renovation as well as to improve quality of its products such as website, newspapers and the journal.