Opera and Ballet Theatre to open its 57th season
The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will open its 57th season with ‘Khukhuu Namjil’ Opera on October 5.
Friendship Medal conferred upon ADB Country Director for Mongolia
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga issued a decree on awarding Ms.Yolanda Fernandez Lommen, ADB Country Director for Mongolia, with the ‘Friendship’ Medal.
Mongolian 17 athletes receive the Olympic scholarship
Mongolia’s 17 athletes have been qualified to receive Olympic Scholarships for Athletes ‘Tokyo 2020’. As a result of candidature submission by the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC) and sports’ federations for the consideration of the athletes, 17 athletes have been chosen to be involved in the International Olympic Committee’s Olympic Solidarity Scholarships.
Peacekeepers pay respect to Flag of Armed Forces
On October 2, the 10th batch of Mongolian peacekeepers that will serve in the NATO-led mission ‘Resolute Support’ in Afghanistan paid a respect to the Flag of Armed Forces at the central square of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Mongolia.
Grant-funded project to support rural youth launched
Save the Children Japan (SCJ) and the World Bank today announced the launch of a USD2.75 million grant for a project to support vulnerable youth in rural Mongolia.
'Days of Mongolian- Russian Friendship and Cooperation' launches
The Embassy of Russian Federation in Mongolia and Russian Center of Science and Culture reported yesterday an opening of the ‘Days of Mongolian-Russian Friendship and Cooperation-2019’ for the 59th year.
Mongolia, ADB projects to spur trade, improve hospital services, and upgrade roads
On September 2, the Government of Mongolia and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed loan agreements totaling $103 million for projects that will upgrade border crossing points, complete a district demonstration hospital, and scale up road rehabilitation efforts in the country.
Ambassador of Kazakhstan presents credentials
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Mongolia Zhalgas Zh. Adilbayev presented his Letter of Credence to Mongolian President Kh.Battulga on October 1.
Gold purchase declines by 22 percent
As of first nine months of 2019, the gold purchase of the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) was 11.2 tons, with a decrease of 22 percent as compared with the same period of previous year.
President Kh.Battulga meets newly appointed UN Resident Coordinator
Newly appointed UN Resident Coordinator in Mongolia Tapan Mishra paid a courtesy call on President Kh.Battulga yesterday.
Tribute paid to the foundation of capital city
Last weekend the city authorities paid tribute to the monument, erected in 1999 on the area where the foundation of Mongolia’s capital city was first laid.
UNICEF Deputy Representative works in a Gobi-Altai aimag
Speciose Hakizimana, Deputy Representative of UNICEF, and other officials are working in Gobi-Altai province.
Mongolian young marketers become winner
Mongolian young marketers Kh.Tsend and B.Yesonzaya from Viral Agency company became winners in the category ‘Young Spikes Integrated’ at the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, held in Singapore on September 25-27. Mongolian team was followed by Chinese and Japanese teams.
President Kh.Battulga receives President of Czech Senate
President of the Senate of Czech Republic Jaroslav Kubera paid a courtesy call on the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga on September 30.
Autumn session of Parliament opens
A regular autumn session of Mongolia’s Parliament opened today, with 74.7 percent turnouts. Opening the autumn session, Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar delivered remarks, mentioning the parliament intends to discuss 186 bills and draft resolutions during the autumn session.
Uvurkhangai youth to work in Japan for training
Mongolia’s Honored Athlete, the 68th Grand Champion of Japanese professional sumo wrestling Asashoryu D.Dagvadorj is implementing ‘New Uvurkhangai’ project and intends to train 26 Mongolian women in Japan in the first turn.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar presents Mongolia’s initiatives on sustainable development
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar attended the Forty-third Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 developing countries, in New York City on September 27.
Mongolian Ambassador reports national implementation of Vienna Program of Action
Mongolian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative to the United Nations S.Sukhbold attended 2019 Annual Ministerial Meeting of Foreign Ministers of Landlocked Developing Countries, held in New York City on September 25 in the course of the 74th General Assembly of the United Nations.
Initiative for future peace and prosperity introduced
On the sideline of his attendance at the General Debate of 74th UN General Assembly in New York City, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, David R.Stilwell on September 27.Initiative