Mongolia to host FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup
The FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup will take place on October 27-29 in Ulaanbaatar. The championships will give qualification scores to Asian countries for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics.
President Battulga meets Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan of UAE
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga received Advisor to President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan on October 12.
October 13 events
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The following events are expected on Friday, October 13:
Students of Bayan-Ulgii to study in Kazakhstan
Almost 250 students of Bayan-Ulgii aimag have departed for Kazakhstan to study at universities and institutes in the academic years of 2017-2018.
Z.Enkhbold meets Mayor of Yekaterinburg
Chief of Staff of Office of the President of Mongolia Z.Enkhbold received Ye.V.Roizman, Mayor of Russian Yekaterinburg city and Chairman of Yekaterinburg’s Duma, on October 12.
FIFA World Cup Trophy to tour across Mongolia
FIFA World Cup Trophy will tour Mongolia for the first time on 23 April, 2018.
National Committee holds first meeting for TFA implementation
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the first meeting of the National Committee for ensuring the implementation of Trade facilitation agreement (TFA) of World Trade Organization (WTO) on October 11. It was chaired by Ts.Munkh-Orgil, Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Head of the National Committee.
Japanese photographers open exhibition
In the framework of the 45th anniversary of the Mongolia-Japan diplomatic relations, a joint exhibition of Japanese photographers opened on October 11 in the Q Art Gallery in Zaisan Hill.
Students launch program for people with disabilities
Students have joined a voluntary program initiated by the ‘We Can Do’ NGO and launched activities for youths and children with disabilities.
October 11 events
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The following events are expected on Wednesday, October 11:
O.Enkhtsetseg represents her country at UNGA Second Committee meeting
Director of the Foreign Ministry Department of Multilateral Cooperation O.Enkhtsetseg participated in a plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly’s Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) held on October 9 in frames of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the USA.
Mongolian economy might see positive indicators
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has forecasted the economic growth of Mongolia would increase by 4% in 2017 and by 3% in 2018. This is more positive expectation compared to the forecast by last April.
Gold purchase increases
The Bank of Mongolia (BoM) reported that it bought 870 kg gold in first week of this month.
“Tsetsii” wind farm built in Umnugobi
A ceremony took place on October 6 to open a wind farm of 50 megawatt in Tsogttsetsii soum, Umnugobi aimag.
G.Ugalztsetseg becomes triple world champion in amateur bodybuilding
A Mongolian athlete G.Ugalztsestseg topped the 9th WBPF World Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championships concluded on October 8 in Ulaanbaatar. This is her third World Championships gold medal.
October 9 events
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The following events to be expected on Monday, October 9:
New school with swimming pool opened in Orkhon aimag
The 20th secondary school equipped with a swimming pool opened Friday in Orkhon aimag’s Erdene baga (smallest administrative unit in localities).