MUST to have new block
A ground breaking ceremony of the 8th block of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) was held on February 23.
Parliament to resolve paid excise tax of Ulaanbaatar Railway JSC
At its regular meeting on February 22, the Cabinet agreed to make decision by the Parliament regarding issue on setting off MNT 73.8 billion or excise tax of diesel fuel, paid by Ulaanbaatar Railway Joint Stock Company in 1998-2015 from that years’ state budget.
SouthGobi Sand LLC pays off debt to state budget
Executive Director of the SouthGobi Sands LLC Ch.Munkhbat met Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet Secretariat U.Byambasuren on February 22.
Mongolian Academy of Sciences to cooperate with American Center for Mongolian Studies
President of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) D.Regdel met Resident Director of the American Center for Mongolian Studies Tricia Turbold on February 22.
Athlete E.Sodnompiljee wins gold at World Cup
State Honored Athlete E.Sodnompiljee brought gold medal from the 9th Fazza 2018 Para Powerlifting World Cup which is taking place on February 17-22 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.
Written driving test to be taken in 5 languages
Rules of the road test has been translated into five languages including Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Russian and English and started to be taken in these languages.
Ice festival ‘Mungulug Shagshuurga 2018’ to be held
An ice festival ‘Mungulug Shagshuurga 2018’ will be held on February 24-25 in Tumurt, Khar Us Lake, Khovd aimag with aims to create tourism products that contain special feature of western Mongolian ethnicity, to make proud of the nature and national heritage, to develop winter tourism and public sports, to contribute to local economic development through increasing number of foreign and domestic tourists in Khovd province.
LendMN launches IPO
LendMN, the first pintech of Mongolian financial sector that based on artificial mind officially announced the launch of its IPO, holding bell ceremony on February 21 at the Mongolian Stock Exchange (MSE).
Mongolia has first professional cycling team
The Mongolian Cycling Federation (MCF) in collaboration with France established first semi-professional or Continental team ‘Project Nice Cote D’Azur’, with an aim to win a right to participate in Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics.
4.12 magnitude earthquake recorded in Bukhmurun soum
Last night or at 04.50AM February 20, a 4.12 magnitude earthquake occurred in Gurvan jigertei bag (smallest administrative unit), Bukhmurun soum, Uvs province, reported by the Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (IAG).
Camel festival to take place
A Camel Festival will take place on February 26 in Zavkhan soum, Uvs province, co-hosted by Governors Offices of Uvs province and Zavkhan soum and ‘Saikhan Khaliun’ Company.
Sambo Wrestler Ts.Battsetseg captures gold in Belarus
Sambo wrestler Ts.Battsetseg claimed a gold medal at the International Sambo Tournament for the Prizes of the President of the Republic of Belarus which took place on February 16-17 in Minsk, Belarus.
Honorary guests of PyeongChang 2018 acknowledge Ch.Otgonbaatar
AIPS Sport Media Awards was held during PyeongCheong 2018 Winter Olympic.
USD exchange rate weakens against MNT
Announced by the Central Bank of Mongolia, a USD was equal to MNT 2423.37 on January 19, as of today a USD reached MNT 2397.63. Thus, USD was diminished by MNT 25.74 against tugrik in month.
Central Bank introduces RTGS system
With implementing a subproject ‘The second stage reform of Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) System’ of ‘Payment System Reform’ by the Central Bank of Mongolia with support from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), RTGS system of high-value interbank transactions was completely transferred to the second version of the system on January 26.
TOP20 Index raises by 0.44 percent
In trading of February 19, Mongolian Stock Exchange sold 57,754 pieces of shares of 19 companies which are listed in the first, second and third categories.
U.Ganzorig appointed president of Mongolian Bankers Association
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Golomt Bank U.Ganzorig has been appointed as President of the Mongolian Bankers Association (MBA), finishing tenure of the former president O.Orkhon.
Cyclist B.Tegshbayar becomes first medalist of Asian Track Champiosnships
Mongolian athlete B.Tegshbayar won bronze medal in a category of men elite from Asian Track Championships 2018 which is taking place on February 16-20 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Mongolian skier Ch.Otgontsetseg takes 84th place
Mongolian skier Ch.Otgontsetseg took the 84th place, challenging her speed in women’s 10 km ski running competition of ‘PyeongChang 2018’, the 23rd Winter Olympic Games.