422.6 million pieces of securities traded at national stock market in the first 11 months
In the first 11 months of 2019, 422.6 million pieces of securities worth of MNT156.7 billion were traded at the national stock market, which was decreased by MNT 79.8 billion (33.7%) compared to the same period of previous year. The number of traded securities decreased by 89.9 million pieces (17.5%) compared to the same period of previous year.
National currency in circulation shows 1.6 percent decrease at the end of November
The money supply (broad money or M2) reached MNT 20.4 trillion at the end of November 2019, showing a decrease of MNT 24.2 billion (0.1%) from the previous month, while it was increased by MNT 1.8 trillion (9.6%) from the same period of previous year.
Women make up 53 percent of total registered unemployed
In the first 11 months of 2019, the Labor and Social Welfare Services Agencies have recorded 76.9 thousand newly unemployed and 22.5 thousand registered persons were hired on a new job.
Parliamentary delegation attending 19th General Assembly of APPCED
Mongolian parliamentary delegation headed by deputy speaker Ya. Sanjmyatav is attending the 19th General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentarians' Conference on Environment and Development (APPCED), taking place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea on December 9-12.
Rio Tinto notes Mongolian Parliament Resolution on Oyu Tolgoi
Rio Tinto notes the unanimous approval by the Mongolian Parliament of a Resolution that instructs the government to look for ways to improve the implementation of the Investment Agreement of 2009, the Amended & Restated Shareholder Agreement of 2011 and to improve the Underground Mine Development & Financing Plan of 2015.
Budget revenue amounted to MNT9.7 trillion
In the first 11 months of 2019, total equilibrated revenue and grants of the General government budget amounted to MNT 9.7 trillion and total expenditure and net lending amounted to MNT 9.2 trillion, resulting a surplus of MNT 486.7 billion in the equilibrated balance.
Imports increase by USD53.5 mln against previous month
In the first 11 months of 2019, Mongolia traded with 150 countries from all over the world and total trade turnover reached USD 12.6 billion, of which USD 7.1 billion were exports and USD 5.6 billion were imports.
Sales of industrial production increase by MNT1.9 trillion in the first 11 months of 2019
In the first 11 months of 2019, the gross industrial output reached MNT 16.0 trillion, showing an increase of MNT 1.8 trillion (12.8%) from the same period of previous year.
Mongolia ranked 92nd with its human development index
According to the ‘Human Development Index-2019’ released by the United Nations Development Programme, Mongolia has been ranked 92nd among 189 countries.
Mongolian Permanent Representative attends meeting in New York
A preparatory meeting for the Second Conference of Governors’ Board of the International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) was held in New York, December 7.
Education Minister visits Facebook Headquarters in California
The Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg visited to the Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park in California, the U.S. Mr. Baatarbileg held meetings with representatives of Facebook Corporation and Mongolian youths who are working in Facebook Corporation.
Education Minister meets Mongolians in Bay Area
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo. Baatarbileg met with heads of Bay Area Mongolian Community Association (BAMCA) and representatives of Mongolians in San Francisco Bay Area, the U.S.
Ambassador G.Ganbold meets honorary consuls
The Embassy of Mongolia to New Delhi, India held its fourth meeting with Honorary Consuls of Mongolia in India’s Bengaluru, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai cities and Nepal and Bangladesh on December 4-6 in Goa, India.
Mongolian team takes 2nd place at world memory championships
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The 28th World Memory Championships 2019 was organized in Wuhan, China on December 3-8, attracting 520 athletes from 33 countries.
Karakorum ice festival-2019 organized
‘Karakorum ice festival-2019’ was held at Ulaan tsutgalan waterfall in Bat-Ulzii soum of Uvurkhangai aimag on December 7-8 with a purpose to develop ice climbing sports and promote winter tourism.
Mongolia’s Permanent Representative addresses at high-level meeting
A comprehensive high-level mid-term review of the implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action (VPoA) for Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) for the decade 2014-2024 was held on December 5-6 in New York within the framework of the 74th General Assembly of the United Nations.
Agriculture Minister meets Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister
Ch.Ulaan, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry and Head of Mongolian side to the Mongolia-Vietnam intergovernmental committee, met with Mr.Trinh Dinh Dung, Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam in Hanoi, Vietnam on December 6.
Meeting held with OSCE Secretary General
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with OSCE Secretary General Mr.Thomas Greminger during the 26th meeting of the Ministerial Council of the Organization of Security and Cooperation of Europe (OSCE) which took place in Bratislava, Slovak Republic on December 5-6.
‘Moon dance’ selected one of top six groups
The WDSF World Championship Latin Formation 2019 was held in Bremen, Germany on December 7, in which ‘Moon dance’ group was selected one of top six teams of the world with its dance ‘Falcon’, a national bird of Mongolia, and received a trophy for consecutive three years.