Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s toortsog with emerald inlay
Each Mongolian ethnic group has unique clothing culture and kept it for a long period, one of them is a traditional head wear or skull-cap, known in Mongolian as toortsog. Toortsog is made of different materials and designs and the differentiation reflects symbolism and aesthetic aspects of the ethnic groups.
Dividends of 1072 shares to be distributed
Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC presented its 2018 activity report today. The company overfulfilled its goals by 2.1 times, earning net profit of MNT 720 billion last year.
National contest ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia’ for the 22nd year
The national contest ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia-2018’ was successfully organized by the MONTSAME agency’s “Khumuun Bichig” newspaper for the 22th year and selected its bests in seven categories.
Lu.Altan Tovch that portrays stories of ancient Khaans of Mongolia
A precious Mongolian chronicle handwritten in the 17th century, ‘Altan Tovchi’ (Golden History) is being preserved at the National Library of Mongolia.
“Poet’s Portrait” exhibition showcases works of 25 artists
On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Union of Mongolian Writers, Laureate of the Union of Mongolian Writers, poet Lkhagva Ayurbuniya launched an exhibition entitled ‘Poet’s Portrait’ in collaboration with Best Art Gallery.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘Mother’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the artwork, ‘Mother’ by the Union of Mongolian Artists’Prize winner G.Sodnomsambuu known as Soosai.
Exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Bogd Khaan
On the occasion of the 150th birthday anniversary of Bogd Jebtsundamba Khutuktu and the 107th anniversary of the Restoration of National Freedom and Independence of Mongolia, tribute was paid to the first Bogd gegeen, High Saint Zanabazar and ‘Bogd Khan’ exhibition opened at the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum, where Bogd Khanate flag waving ceremony was also held.
MONTSAME National News Agency names top 10 events happened in the country throughout the year of 2018
In particular, President Kh.Battulga proposed to set up a joint working group to establish North-East Asian Super Grid when attending the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Belgium.
Winners of English Essay Contest awarded
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the national news agency MONTSAME in collaboration with the British Embassy in Mongolia and MIAT Mongolian Airlines, organized an essay contest in English among 10-12 grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar. An award ceremony of the contest was held on December 27 in the Press Center of MONTSAME news agency.
First and last female Noyon of Mongolia
More specifically, it was in 1902, when the Manchus gave the title of Noyon to the Queen Consort, which is the first and last time such an event ever occurred. Her headdress with decoration, which was expression of the rank, such as the tube of jade with a ruby on top that was coated in gold, is still kept at the Bogd Khaan’s Palace Museum to this day.
Entrepreneur 2018 selects top national entities
Promoting top entities and businesspeople who contribute to the national economy, the Entrepreneur Ceremony took place on December 21, 2018 for the 22nd year organized by the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI).
Opera singer E.Ankhbayar arrives home with two gold medals
Mongolian opera singer E.Ankhbayar, who participated in the opera and romance categories at the Rimsky-Korsakov International Competition of Young Opera Singers, winning 1st place in both categories, has arrived back in Mongolia today.
Traditional Mongolian locks on display
An exhibition, showcasing all types of Mongolian traditional locks that are beautifully hand-crafted with great details, combing Mongolian interlocking method with blacksmith’s skills opened at the Mongolian Theatre’s Museum on December 19.
New airport expected to be operational in July, 2019
Together with his cabinet members, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh yesterday got acquainted with construction progress of the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport being built in Khushig Valley of Tuv aimag. Ambassador of Japan to Mongolia M.Takaoka and representatives of Japanese investor companies and entities were invited to the event.
Top young academics of the year awarded
A decree on awarding outstanding young academics was issued by the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and the Presidential Prize of 2018 awarding ceremony took place today.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘The Household of the Plain’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the artwork, ‘A Nomadic Family of the Steppe’ by State Prize Laureate, People’s Artist, Doctor of Arts Studies N.Tsultem.
The only monument dedicated to sutra in Mongolia
Mongolian Shunkhan Danjuur (Mongolian Red Danjuur), a rare sutra in the world and a stone stele monument dedicated to it are being preserved at the National Library of Mongolia.
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh pays an official visit to Japan
At the invitation of the Government of Japan, Prime Minister of Mongolia Mr U.Khurelsukh is paying an official visit to the country on December 12-15. During the visit, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh will hold official talks with Prime Minister of Japan Mr Shinzo Abe and affirm Mongolia’s ‘third neighbor’ foreign policy with Japan.