AmCham Mongolia hosts How to Restore Investor Confidence Meeting
The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham Mongolia) held a virtual April Monthly Meeting titled “How to restore investor confidence” on the 13th of April 2021.
COVID-19 infection cases rise by 1220 in past 24 hours
According to the Ministry of Health, 1,220 people were detected with coronavirus after tests were carried out at 23 laboratories nationwide in the last 24 hours.
2nd Motion Mongolia International Contemporary Dance Festival to take place virtually
Arts Council of Mongolia in collaboration with Mongolian Ballet Program is to organize the 2nd online “Motion Mongolia” International Contemporary Dance Festival under a theme “Rhythm of the City” between April 26 and May 2, 2021.
885 new COVID-19 cases and two COVID-19-related deaths reported
885 people were tested positive for coronavirus nationwide in the last 24 hours. It means the highest number of cases within a day since the first locally confirmed case was reported.
Mongolian peacekeepers treat and evacuate wounded after cattle raid attack near Mayom
Together with local authorities and the South Sudan People’s Defense Forces, a group of 19 Mongolian peacekeepers based in Mayom recently treated and evacuated 27 persons who were wounded during a cattle raid claiming several lives.
New Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia takes office
H.E. Mr. Zafer Ateş, Ambassador-Designate of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia has arrived in Ulaanbaatar and took office as of 12 April 2021.
Mongolia’s U23 Women’s team leads world ranking
International Basketball Federation (FIBA) updated 3x3 world ranking in seven categories including national federation, men’s and women’s national team, U-23 men, U-23 women, and U-18 men and U-18 women as of April 7, 2021.
People aged above 60 being vaccinated from today
The Ministry of Health, National Gerontology Center, Capital City Health Department, WHO Representative Office in Mongolia, and Mongolian Red Cross Society are collaborating to involve rural citizens, who are stranded in the capital city, and elderly people aged 60 years and older with chronic diseases and who are in home care in the vaccination against COVID-19.
704 new cases of COVID-19 reported, total reaches 15,718
According to the Ministry of Health, 704 people were detected with coronavirus after performing tests on 13,591 people in 23 laboratories nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Mongolia to purchase 1 million doses of Sputnik-V vaccine
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg today posted on her official Facebook page that Mongolia has became possible to purchase 1 million doses of Sputnik-V vaccine, which was under talks with the Russian Federation.
12 charter flights to bring 2100 Mongolians home in April
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces that change has been made to schedule of charter flight and about 2100 Mongolian nationals, who have submitted their request to return home, will be repatriated by 12 charter flights in April.
Period of heightened state of readiness extended until April 30
On March 25, the Cabinet convened for an irregular meeting and approved a resolution on extending the period of heightened state of readiness for disaster protection nationwide until April 30.
Mongolia’s trade policy reviewed by WTO
Mongolia's trade policies and practices reviewed by the World Trade Organization (WTO) between March 17 and 19.
Next generation sequencing laboratory to be established in April
With support from the World Health Organization, a comprehensive laboratory equipped with next generation sequencing (NGS) or viral whole-genome sequencing machines is to be established at the National Center for Communicable Diseases in April.
Oil, copper concentrate and coal export increased
The Ministry of Mining and Heavy Industry presented statistics on export of mining products between January 1 to March 21.
SEC suggests to extend the period of Orange Level until April 5
At its meeting dated March 22, the State Emergency Commission (SEC) made a proposal to extend the period of entering into the Orange - Level 3, under the heightened state of readiness, until April 5, informs S.Amarsaikhan, Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the SEC.
COVID-19: 206 new cases recorded
206 people were diagnosed with coronavirus after performing 12,326 tests nationwide in the last 24 hours.
Digital content service to be offered to travelers
The Tourist Information Center at New Ulaanbaatar International Airport in Khushig Valley will commission in July. The center will offer digital content service through VR device to travelers who came to Mongolia.
B.Tsagaanbaatar to officiate at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics
Management Board of the International Triathlon Union (ITU) has convened and appointed a national of Mongolia B.Tsagaanbaatar as one of the referees for Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, the Mongolian Triathlon Union reports.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership