7th session of Committee on Trade and Investment taking place
The 7th Session of the Committee on Trade and Investment of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) kicks off on January 27.
25 new cases of COVID-19 detected in the capital city
According to the National Center for Communicable Diseases, 25 people tested positive for coronavirus after performing tests on 15,202 people nationwide yesterday, January 27. All these cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city.
Food supply issues discussed at Agriculture Ministers' Conference
The International Green Week event was held virtually under the topic “How to feed the world in times of pandemics and climate change?” on January 18-22 in Berlin, Germany. Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan and State Secretary T.Jambaltseren attended the event which brought together agriculture ministers and high-level representatives of international organizations.
Leadership development program to be implemented
In aims of preparing new generation of business, a leadership development program is to be implemented by the Business Academy at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) in cooperation with the Harvard Business School in the USA.
Gazoprovod Soyuz Vostok company registered in Mongolia
On January 22, it was reported in an official website of Gazprom Company that a special-purpose company named Gazoprovod Soyuz Vostok was registered in Mongolia.
Post-pandemic recovery of tourism program to be carried out
In coming four years, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism plans to focus on recovering tourism industry by reviving tourist flow in a short time after the pandemic. In doing so, it aims to boost tourism based on each regional features, increase jobs in rural areas, improve citizens’ livelihood and reduce adverse impacts on nature and environment caused by tourism.
Secretariat of the Parliament collaborating with the Swiss Parliamentary Services
On January 21, First Deputy Chief of the Secretariat of the Parliament N.Tsogtsaikhan held an online meeting with Mariya Stasik, Head of Inter-Parliamentary Technical Cooperation and Foreign Relations Department of the Swiss Parliamentary Services.
Eight people infected with coronavirus in the capital city
As reported by the National Center for Communicable Diseases, 8 people were diagnosed with coronavirus after performing PCR testing on 15,546 people nationwide on January 21.
First virtual meeting of chambers of Asia Cooperation Dialogue takes place
Authorities of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of 35 countries that are included in the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) met virtually on January 21.
16 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Ulaanbaatar city
At 11 am, today, the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) presented results of coronavirus tests carried out nationwide on January 20.
AmCham Mongolia hosts Deputy PM Ya.Sodbaatar to discuss reopening the economy
The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham Mongolia) held its virtual January Monthly Meeting on “Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic in Mongolia” on January 19, 2021.
Cabinet backs draft bill on additional financing agreement on prevention of COVID-19
At its regular meeting on January 20, the Cabinet backed a draft bill on additional financing agreement in relevant to prevention of COVID-19 pandemic.
'Book is' mini book re-published
A mini book 'Book is' has been re-published by “Nomiin Soyolt Yertunts” (World of Book Culture) NGO. The book which can fit in the palm of one hand, is written in both Cyrillic and traditional Mongolian script.
Deputy PM virtually meets with ADB Country Director
Deputy Prime Minister Ya.Sodbaatar yesterday held a virtual meeting with ADB Country Director for Mongolia Pavit Ramachandran, exchanging views on non-refundable aid and technical assistance projects and programs that are included in partnership strategy to be co-implemented with Mongolia in 2021-2024.
Mongolia ranked 101st at 2021 Military Strength Ranking
Mongolia is ranked 101st out of 138 countries, considered for annual Global Firepower (GFP) review. Mongolia holds PowerIndex score of 2.4265.
Infection cases of COVID-19 decreased by 35 percent compared to last week
According to the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD), 10 people tested positive for coronavirus after performing PCR testing on 17,646 people nationwide on January 18.
MNCCI organizes e-conference to intensify trade and business cooperation between Mongolia and China
The Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) in cooperation with the Jilin Chamber of Commerce of the People's Republic of China and the Consulate General of Mongolia in Hohhot, organized an online conference to intensify trade and business cooperation between the two countries.
Governor D.Sumiyabazar receives Japanese Ambassador Kobayashi Hiroyuki
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar city D.Sumiyabazar received Ambassador of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki on January 16.
Repeating earthquakes occurred in Khankh soum
Repeating earthquakes have occurred in a place called Nuurt located in Khodon bagh, Khankh soum, Khuvsgul aimag. A magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported at 08:56 am, January 17, another 3.8 magnitude quake occured at 01:39, 4.0 magnitude at 02:54, while two quakes of 4.7 and 4.4 magnitude were reported at 05:52, January 18.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade