Cabinet meeting news in brief
Following decisions were made at the Cabinet meeting held today, January 8:
Hedge Fund to be set up to stabilize price of AI-92 gasoline
At its regular meeting held today, January 8, the Cabinet made a decision to set up Hedge Fund in order to keep the price of AI-92 gasoline stable.
Tenuun takes first place at Tim Just Winter Open
Chess player G.Tenuun, a student of Grand Master of Chess A.Enkhtuul won the first place at the 37th Tim Just Winter Open tournament held in Illinois, USA.
Mongolia-USA-Japan trilateral meeting to be held in Washington, D.C
Trilateral meeting between Mongolia, the United States of America and Japan is to take place on January 10 in Washington, D.C, USA.
Online system for land management and urban planning opens
It became able to receive information on land organization plan and send your recommendation via online.
CO detectors began distributed together with its instruction
Deputy head of Special Inspection Authority of the Capital City S.Davaasuren and Head of Environment Monitoring Department of the National Agency of Metrology and Environment Monitoring J.Batbayar previously reported that the Governor’s Office is working to provide households living in ger districts with carbon monoxide (CO) detectors within January 10.
Farewell ceremony held for senior athletes
On January 6 at the Central Sports Palace, a farewell ceremony was held for Mongolian athletes, who will participate in III Winter World Masters Games to be hosted in Innsbruck, Australia between January 8 and 20.
Intensive care unit and children’s ward fully restored
At the initiation of Director General of the National Trauma and Orthopedic Research Center (NTORC), the first children’s trauma and orthopedic unit has been fully restored in the fourth quarter of 2019 with package of the Minister of Health.
Powerful Mongolia ‘MFC-3’ to be held in February
MFC-3’ International Mixed Martial Arts Competition will be hosted at Asa Circus in Ulaanbaatar on February 1.
Reindeer population increased by 240
The number of reindeer, which is the sixth livestock in Khuvsgul aimag, has been increased by 240 compared with the previous year, reaching 2636.
PM meets Ambassador of Australia
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh today received Ambassador of Australia to Mongolia Dave Vosen.
Sales revenue of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi reaches USD 1 billion
Sales revenue of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC reached USD 1 billion or MNT 2.7 trillion in 2019.
Anna Karenina to be staged at State Academic Theater of Drama
'Anna Karenina’ novel by Russian renowned author Leo Tolstoy will be staged for the first time in Mongolia at the State Academic Theater of Drama. The premier is scheduled to be on February 28, 2020.
Each coal seam of Tavantolgoi deposit contains methane gas
During the exploration, it is detected that each coal seam of Tavantolgoi deposit contains methane gas and the project implementers are working on defining its reserves.
CO detectors to be installed within January 10
According to a Government decision to distribute carbon monoxide detectors to 220.000 households living in ger area, officials reported that they will receive the first 50.000 CO detectors at the end of 2019.
Disabled people to be exempted from income tax
According to a pack of Law on Tax, which was adopted in 2019 within the Government objective ‘Tax reform’, citizens will benefit from various types of preference and support starting from January 1, 2020. It includes:
Volunteers for ‘Mongol Olle’ project working in Mongolia
A volunteering team of 16 people from the Republic of Korea has arrived in Mongolia to support ‘Mongol Olle’ project, which aims to develop Olle standard hiking trails.
Chess player B.Erkhes leads in Shenzhen
Chess player B.Erkhes won the first place at the 2nd Asian Nations Cup under-14 Chess Team Championships that took place on December 18-27 in Shenzhen city, Guangdong province, China.
British citizens run Christmas campaign to help Mongolian children
To help target group of children in Mongolia, British citizens Jacqueline Preis, Evelyn Goodsell and Nita organized a Christmas charity campaign in Robertsbridge village of Great Britain.