Finds from Grave of 13-14 Century- Noblewoman under Restoration
In September 2022, a team from the Research Center for Archeology of the National University of Mongolia, headed by Doctor and Associate Professor T.Turbat, discovered and unearthed a grave of a noblewoman who lived in the 13th-14th century, on the territory of Sukhbaatar aimag.
President Calls for Collaboration for Water Protection
A National Forum ‘Blue Gold”, initiated by President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh has taken place at the Government House today. In his opening speech, the President emphasized the importance of strictly prohibiting mining at the headwaters of rivers and water resources in forests, creating and protecting water resources by rehabilitating riverine forests and increasing forest areas.
Experts Concern about High Reliance on Groundwater Resources
Today, on March 22 Mongolia marks World Water Day under the theme “Accelerating Change”, as decided by the United Nations. Sub-sessions of a national forum ‘Blue Gold”, initiated by the President of Mongolia are being held starting from March 20.
Film "Trio" to be Displayed in UN Office at Geneva
On World Down Syndrome Day Mongolian film “Trio”, directed by Mr. Battumur Dorj, will be displayed at the United Nations Office at Geneva. Switzerland on March 20.
Parliament Accepts President’s Veto on the Law on Protecting Human Rights on Social Media
At today's session on March 17, the State Great Khural discussed and resolved to approve the President’s veto over the Law on Protecting Human Rights on Social Media and the accompanying four laws.
Producers Appreciate Government Policy to Support National Food Industry
Within the framework of the ‘Food Supply and Safety’ national campaign President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh today visited Central Express CVS JSC food processing plant, "Shine Gantig" LLC, packaging company and "Trust Trade" LLC, meat processing company.
Highlights from Speaker G.Zandanshatar's speech
We present some highlights from the opening speech by Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar.-The spring session will focus on legal reform against corruption.-The Government and relevant Ministers should pay particular attention to immediately submit the Bill on the National Wealth Fund to the State Great Khural so that the parliament discusses it during the spring session.
History of Ulaanbaatar city
The history of Ulaanbaatar is closely linked to the political situation in Mongolia in the 17th century.
Polls being conducted on changing the starting hours of some of the secondary schools in the capital city
Based on the findings, a new plan was proposed to change school starting hours of 59 schools which includes 23 public schools and 36 private schools.
Eight Interesting facts about the Capital city of Mongolia
Eight Interesting facts about the Capital city of Mongolia 1. ULAANBAATAR’S TALLEST BUILDINGThe third tower of the Shangri-La Centre, commissioned in 2016, is considered to be the tallest building in Ulaanbaatar. The building is 34 storeys and 136 meters high. The first part of the Shangri-La Centre was built in 2014, and the second part in 2015. The second section includes a 24-storey office tower and a 34-storey 200-room luxury hotel.
D.Sumiyabazar: During the visit, the Chinese side expressed willingness to support two major projects in Ulaanbaatar
The first test of a light-rail train will be conducted in 2024. And also, the construction of a highway will be initiated. Feasibility study and blueprints of the Tuul highway have been completed, which is one of the projects that are ready for implementation. So, we have officially proposed to China to implement these two projects within five years. The relevant parties are currently in the negotiation stage. I believe we can complete these projects.
Leader Kim Jong Il Who Devoted His Everything For People’s Happiness
Article on Leader Kim Jong Il, written by Sh.Undarmaa, Head of the Kim Jong Il Kindergarten of Darkhan-Uul Province, Mongolia
MNT100 BILLION SOFT LOAN PROGRAM GEARED TOWARDS SME ANNOUNCED
Within the framework of public-private partnership, Ulaanbaatar City’s SMEs Support Center and Bogd Bank have announced that a MNT100 billion soft loan with be granted to the SMEs operating in Ulaanbaatar city. Specifically, soft loans with a monthly interest rate of 1.3-1.5 will be provided to SMEs. SMEs will be offered flexible and favorable conditions, and the partner companies will focus on further improving loan and deposit conditions.
Construction projects during the COVID-19 pandemic
The newly appointed administration of Ulaanbaatar city has made valuable contributions despite the pandemic crisis.
Licenses no longer required to conduct 74 types of services
Calls from citizens seeking inquiries and information related to 74 types of services accounted for 27.5 percent of the calls to the 1800-1200 Call Center of the Capital city.
D.Sumiyabazar: We will focus on increasing jobs, income, and employment
At an operational meeting of Ulaanbaatar city officials D.Sumiyabazar, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar noted that 2022 will be a year dedicated to the prosperity of the citizens, and stressed that he will focus on increasing jobs, income, and employment.
BUDGET ON REDUCING TRAFFIC CONGESTION
During the extended meeting on May 19, 2021, for the first time, the Government of Mongolia discussed the pressing issues of Ulaanbaatar and made the decision to annually allocate MNT 420 billion to solve traffic congestion. Prior to this, the capital city authorities have been implementing several policies on reducing traffic congestion and all possible solutions that could be thought of except for those that required a large budget, such as subways, overhead roads, and bridges, and a unified traffic management system. This historic decision was made when Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar Sumiyabazar Dolgorsuren and the city authorities cooperated with the Government to raise issues at a time when there was an urgent need for a comprehensive solution for the issue concerning decentralization.