Gold buying price to be set at USD2 lower than London Metal Exchange rate
Beginning from January 1, 2018 the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) will set the gold buying price at the rate, reducing the latest gold price on London Metal Exchange (LME) by USD2, according to the Governor’s order of the Bank of Mongolia on December 4.
Capacity of wastewater treatment plant in Darkhan to be increased 2.5 times
Inaugural ceremony of establishing agreement with international executor of ‘Project to renovate wastewater treatment plant in Darkhan city’ was held on December 21.
Municipal Administration to cooperate with Market Research Institute
Governor of Ulaanbaatar city S.Batbold established a memorandum of cooperation with the Market Research Institute of Mongolia to collaborate in implementation of the amended Ulaanbaatar General Plan till 2020 and Development Outlook till 2030 and to strengthen cooperation between state and civil society in order to create favorable business condition in Ulaanbaatar city.
NEMA officers participate in exercise in China
Led by NEMA Deputy Director Colonel B.Uuganbayar, team of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) participated in exercise themed ‘Actions to eliminate earthquake consequences and strengthening capacity’ which was organized in Beijing, China.
State Secretary G.Nandinjargal meets representatives of international companies
State Secretary of the Ministry of Mining and Heavy Industry G.Nandinjargal met representatives of international companies including AFFA International LLC and Anglo Asian Mining group on December 20.
Agreement on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons signed
On December 15, Agreement between Mongolia and the Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR) of the People Republic of China on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons was signed by S.Erdene, Mongolia’s Consul General to Macao and Chan Hoi Fan, Secretary for Administration and Justice of the MSAR.
Ambassador to Croatia G.Battungalag presents letter of credence
Ambassador of Mongolia to the Republic of Croatia G.Battungalag presented her letter of credence to Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovich, President of the Republic of Croatia on December 18.
Coal transport queue in Gashuunsukhait shortened to 49 km
A working group comprised from the Ministry of Road and Transport Development and National Auto Transportation Center (NATC) worked at Gashuunsukhait border crossing last week and took staged actions on coal transport, resulting to shorten the coal truck queue to 49 km.
Working group to be set up to dispose toxic chemicals
On December 18, Deputy PMU.Enkhtuvshin was introduced to activities of the Emergency Department in Zamyn-Uud, Dornogobi.
Deputy Prime Minister U.Enkhtuvshin works in Zamyn-Uud free zone
Deputy Prime Minister U.Enkhtuvshin worked at Zamyn-Uud free economic zone on December 18, giving assignments to Governor of Zamyn-Uud free zone and other related officials.
President of BoM N.Bayartsaikhan attends SEACEN Governor’s Conference Meeting
Officials led by N.Bayartsaikhan, President of Bank of Mongolia attended at the 53rd Meeting of South East Asian Central Banks (SEACEN) Governors’ Conference/High-Level Seminar which was held on December 15-17 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Ice climbing competition encourages winter tourism
Ice climbing competition themed ‘Ice Challenge Mongolia’ was co-organized by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and Mongolian National Climbing Federation on December 17 in Gorkhi-Terelj National Park.
Engineer geological data base commissions
An Engineer Geological Data base commissioned on December 18, which included 34 types of information such as mineral resources in the territory of Mongolia, soil moisture, historical, archeological monuments, seismicity and climate.
New laws expected to increase meat export
In conjunction with Laws on livestock health and on Livestock gene pool adopted by the Parliament, Member of Parliament G.Temuulen and Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule and other related officials made report on December 15.