President attends Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit
A summit of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) took place on November 10 as a video conference. The President of Mongolia Kh. Battulga attended the video conference and delivered a speech.
Foreign trade turnover drops by 10.1 percent
According to the General Customs Administration, in the first ten months of this year, total foreign trade turnover has reached USD10423.1 million, which shows a decrease of USD1170.1 million or 10.1 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.
80.5 percent of combed cashmere exported to Italy
The country exported 100 percent of crude oil, iron ore, copper and zinc concentrate, and 95.2 percent of coal to China.
Mongolia-France online meeting held
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry G.Batsuuri attended ‘Mongolia-France online meeting’ on November 9.
President holds online meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister
On November 6, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Hungary, the President of Mongolia Kh. Battulga held an online meeting with the Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban.
Workshop held on energy efficiency in construction sector
A two-day workshop within the framework of the development of the Local Energy Efficiency Action Plan (LEEAP) in the construction sector in Ulaanbaatar was organized on October 27-28 by the project ‘Energy Efficient Building Refurbishment in Mongolia’ (EEP / PIE2).
Total COVID-19 cases reach 368
At today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health D.Nyamkhuu, Director of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD), reported that twelve positive cases were detected in Mongolia after a total of 1816 tests were carried out between November 6 and 8.
German Embassy provides financial support for National Center for Maternal, Child Health
lthough Mongolia has been able to successfully prevent the COVID-19 pandemic from spreading in the country through its quick and consistent action, now the winter season brings major challenges for hospitals of the country.
Practical training of trainers organized
Under the COVID-19 Emergency Response Project funded by the ‘Cooperative Technical and Vocational Education and Training’ (cTVET) project implemented by GIZ Mongolei, a practical Training of Trainers (T2T) was successfully organized.
Mongolia’s Ambassador works at Parker Library, Corpus Christi College and University of Cambridge
As part of the Government’s decision to establish the ‘Chinggis Khaan’ Museum, Ambassador of Mongolia to the United Kingdom Tulga Narkhuu visited the University of Cambridge on 04 November 2020 and held meetings with the Master of Corpus Christi College Professor Christopher Kelly, Director of the Parker Library Dr Philippa Hoskin and Director of Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit Professor David Sneath.
Mongolia and JICA sign JPY25 billion loan agreement
Today, November 5, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a loan agreement with the Government of Mongolia in Ulaanbaatar to provide a loan worth JPY25 billion within the framework of the COVID-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan.
UN resolution on Mongolia’s international security and nuclear-weapon-free status adopted
A draft resolution on Mongolia’s International Security and Nuclear-Weapon-Free Status was adopted on November 3 at the meeting of the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) of the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Three new COVID-19 cases detected in Mongolia
At today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health, D.Nyamkhuu, Director of the National Center of Communicable Diseases (NCCD), reported that three positive cases were detected in Mongolia past two days after 613 tests were carried out at laboratories nationwide.
Workshop on 'Occupational and Skills Gap Analysis Platform' held
On October 30, the first workshop on the new digital ‘OSGAP – Occupational and Skills Gap Analysis Platform’ was held.
Mongolia marks World Savings Day
he Bank of Mongolia, the Deposit Insurance Corporation of Mongolia, the Mongolian Bankers Association, the German Savings Banks Finance Group (Sparkassen Finanzgruppe), and commercial banks jointly marked World Savings Day on October 31 in Ulaanbaatar under the motto ‘Easy to save up’.
Members’ meeting of Mongolia–Hong Kong chamber of commerce to be held
Consul General of Mongolia in Hong Kong G.Jargalsaikhan met with Henry Lee, Chairman of Hong Kong- Mongolia Chamber of Commerce.
25 police officers learn sign language
Specialists from the General Authority for Development of Persons with Disabilities taught sign language to police officers. As a result of the training held on October 26-30, 25 officers became sign language interpreters and guides.
TVET teachers participate in first aid training
Over 70 TVET teachers, doctors and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) specialists from partner TVET institutions of ‘Cooperative Technical and Vocational Education and Training’ (cTVET) project participated in the First Aid training, conducted by Red Cross Mongolia.