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.
Innovation to be introduced in transportation sector
An event themed ‘Innovation in transportation’ was held on December 15, with aims to introduce new technology, equipment and vehicles in transportation sector, to develop creativity and to support new initiatives.
Mongolia and ADB sign agreement to support vegetable farming
Government of Mongolia and Asian Development Bank established project agreement on Improving Livelihood by Supporting Vegetable Production to be implemented with non-refundable aid of USD3 million from Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (JFPR).
Mongolia to have national program on limiting deforestation and forest degradation
Ministry of Environment and Tourism is formulating a national program ‘Reducing global climate change by limiting deforestation and forest degradation’ with aims to protect forest resource of Mongolia and fight against global warming.
Minister N.Tserenbat participates in UN Environmental Assembly
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat participated in the 3rd meeting of the United Nations Environmental Assembly (UNEA) which was held on December 4-6 in Nairobi, Kenya.
Memory Olympiad to be included in official Olympiad list
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa met team of Mongolian Intellectual Academy who successfully participated at 2017 World Memory Championships on December 13.
Credit rating on MMC raised
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Long-term credit rating on Mongolian Mining Corporation (ММС) or Energy Resources LLC raised to ‘B-’ from ‘D’ and revised to ‘Stable’ by S&P Global Ratings. In other words the company’s operation and financial condition has been evaluated positively.
Presidential prize of 2017 conferred upon outstanding young scientists
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Three outstanding young academics received the Presidential Prize of 2017 on December 13. The prize was presented by Z.Enkhbold, Chief of Staff of the Office of the President in the State House.
National forum held for youth’s participation in sustainable development
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Under the auspices of Prime Minister, national conference themed ‘Youth’s participation in sustainable development’ was jointly organized by Ministry of Labor and Social Protection and Authority for Family, Child, and Youth Development on December 12 at State House.
Express train in route Ulaanbaatar and Irkutsk launched
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The first travel of express train in a route Ulaanbaatar and Irkutsk was conducted on December 11.
V.A.Koksharov awarded Polar Star Order
Pursuant to a decree of President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, Citizens of the Russian Federation V.A.Koksharov awarded the Polar Star Order and A.V.Ponomarev the Friendship medal.