President receives Korean immigration service commissioner
On August 22, President Kh.Battulga received Cha Gyu-geun, Commissioner of Korea Immigration Service of the Ministry of Justice, the Republic of Korea, who is visiting Mongolia these days.
Semi-Centennial Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations
This year we happen to witness a momentous landmark in our bilateral relations with Turkey as it marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. Although our relations marks 50 years, the two countries share a number of common features in language, culture, and traditions and have deep historical ties. Our people has been enjoying the brotherly relations through centuries.
Teen athletes win six gold medals
IX International Children’s Sports Games is running in Chita, Russian Federation on August 19-24.
G.Erkhembayar wins bronze medal
A Mongolian team consisting 15 athletes is competing in the World Master IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship at Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, USA on August 21-25.
Russian military ensemble to perform at Sukhbaatar Square
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of Khalkhin Gol Battle, the Alexandrov Ensemble, commonly known as the Red Army Choir, will arrive Mongolia on August 26 and perform at Sukhbaatar Square on August 28.
Russian Army General visiting Mongolia
O.L.Salyukov, General of the Army and Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Ground Forces, is paying an official visit to Mongolia on August 20-22.
National program approved to develop physical culture and sports
On August 21, the Cabinet approved the National Program on development of physical culture and sports and assigned the corresponding minister to oversee its implementation.
State special protected area to be expanded with 1.3 mln hectares
At its regular meeting on August 21, the Cabinet backed a draft parliamentary resolution on taking some areas with untamed nature, natural unique formations, and with historical, cultural, scientific and ecological significance into the state special protection and altering the frontier lines, and decided to submit it to the Parliament.
Mongolian students overseas to convene
Mongolians Studying Overseas Conference Hungary 2019 will take place on October 1-2 in Hungary.
Memory athletes to compete in Macau
A Mongolian memory team consisting of 12 athletes aged 10-20 will compete in the World Memory Tour-Macau to be held on August 23-25 in Macau, special administrative region of China.
Tokyo-2020 Olympic torch travelled to Altai Tavan Bogd
Tokyo-2020 Olympic torch was carried to Altai Tavan Bogd Mountains, located in Ulaankhus and Tsengel soums of Bayan-Ulgii aimag, on August 16-17.
Environment Minister meets BFA Chairman
Delegates headed by Ban Ki-moon, Chairman of the Boao Forum for Asia and 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations were received by the Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat on August 20.
BFA delegates received
On August 20, Chief of Staff to the President of Mongolia Z. Enkhbold received delegates headed by Ban Ki-moon, Chairman of the Boao Forum for Asia and 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations, who are attending the Boao Forum for Asia Ulaanbaatar Conference here.
Animal identification and registration project to run in Uvurkhangai aimag
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) are jointly implementing the project on animal identification, registration system and improving the system on recording and traceability in Mongolia.
Exhibition for historical anniversary to open
On occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of Khalkhin Gol Battle, an exhibition named ‘We will not forget’ will open at Mongolian Military Museum on August 22.
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh meets BFA Chairman Ban Ki-moon
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh received delegates led by Ban Ki-moon, Chairman of Boao Forum for Asia and 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations on August 20.
Mongolian peacekeepers conduct long-distant bicycling patrol
A squad consisting three men and two women troops of the Mongolian Armed Forces’ Eighth Moto-Shooting Battalion, who are now serving in the UN-mandated UNMISS operation in South Sudan, conducted their first-ever long-distant bicycling patrol in the route ‘Khubilai’, ‘Eco’, ‘Arvai’ and ‘Delta’ camps.
Mongolian delegation attending 56th DGCA
Mongolian delegation led by B.Altantsom, First Deputy-Director of the Mongolian Civil Aviation Authority (MCAA), is attending the 56th Conference of Directors General of Civil Aviation, Asia and Pacific Region (56th DGCA Conference), in Kathmandu, Nepal on August 19-23.
Mongolia’s active partnership with UN appreciated
Paying an official visit to Mongolia, Under Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP) Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana was received by Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar on August 19.
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