Mongolia participates in international transport forum as official member
The 32nd Session of the Transport Management Board of the International Transport Forum took place virtually on October 30.
Environment Minister meets EU Ambassador
Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel received Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Hristea on October 29 and exchanged views on the projects being implemented within the bilateral cooperation, particularly the works in the field of recycling waste.
Forum on welding standard organized
The ‘Strategic Alliance on international recognized Welding training’ organized in partnership with the Mongolian Materials and Welding Association the ‘Welding Forum’ on October 30, 2020.
Cooperation to be developed to mitigate climate change
On October 29, D.Sarangerel, Minister of Environment and Tourism, received Philip Malone, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Mongolia.During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the bilateral cooperation towards mitigating and adapting to climate change, virtual climate change conference to be held in December, as well as 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Meeting of Phase 2 of ‘Combating Gender-Based Violence in Mongolia’ project held
Key representatives from the Government of Mongolia, the Swiss Cooperation Office and Consular Agency in Mongolia (SDC), and UNFPA all came together for the first Steering Committee Meeting of Phase 2 of the ‘Combating Gender-Based Violence in Mongolia’ Project.
Views exchanged in protecting interest of investors and businesses
On October 28, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Lee Yeo-hong met with the Chief of Authority for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection of Mongolia (AFCCP) B.Bat-Erdene.
Traceability system to promote advantages of Mongolian livestock products in the international market
As one of the few remaining countries with a robust, nomadic pastoral culture supported by extensive natural rangelands, Mongolia is well positioned to offer sustainable, rangeland-based goods and services to its citizens and to global consumers who place a premium on sustainable products.
Chairman of City Council extends greetings
Today, October 29, marks the 381st anniversary of the foundation of the capital city of Mongolia. On the occasion of the anniversary, the Chairman of the Citizens’ Representatives Khural of the Capital City (City Council) J. Batbayasgalan extended greetings to Ulaanbaatar citizens.
'The Life & Legacy of Chinggis Khaan’ opens in Oregon Museum
An exhibition ‘The Life & Legacy of Chinggis Khaan’ opened on October 24 at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland, Oregon, the U.S.
The period of heightened state of readiness extended
At its regular meeting, October 28, the Cabinet backed a proposal of the State Emergency Commission to extend the period of heightened state of readiness until the end of this year, with the purpose to prevent the COVID-19 pandemic and mitigate the risks.
German Embassy supports disadvantaged children and youth
Due to the limited income sources in Ulaanbaatar and the continued large inflow of rural populations into the city, the living conditions of the urban population are deteriorating and many families are facing financial difficulties.
Deputy Foreign Minister addresses at UN High-level Meeting
A High-level Meeting to Commemorate the Seventy-fifth Anniversary of the United Nations took place on October 26 in New York.
Emergency intensive management staff working in Sukhbaatar aimag
According to the ordinance of the Deputy Prime Minister and head of the State Emergency Commission, a Workshop to train Local Emergency Intensive Management Staff and Emergency Response Teams amid COVID-19 is being carried out nationwide with a purpose to ensure preparedness and readiness of response and prevention of the coronavirus outbreak.
Animal health traceability system opens new market opportunities for herders
Improving the export potential of Mongolia’s livestock and meat products is the goal of a new initiative being implemented under SDC’s Green Gold Animal Health Project in collaboration with the General Authority for Veterinary Services.
Mongolia- U.S. Child Protection Compact Partnership launches
n an October 27 ceremony, senior U.S. and Mongolian officials jointly launched the U.S.-Mongolia Child Protection Compact (CPC) Partnership, which was signed in Ulaanbaatar on April 2, 2020. Implementation of this historic partnership will strengthen the efforts of the Mongolian government and civil society to fight all forms of child trafficking in Mongolia.
Germany supports emergency medical care for Mongolian rural population
Sixteen fully-equipped ambulances have been handed over to health centers of 11 soums in specially protected areas of Mongolia.
Deputy Foreign Minister works in Zamyn-Uud
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Munkhjin worked in Zamyn-Uud border checkpoint, the main external trade port of Mongolia.
Mongolia no longer subject to FATF’s increased monitoring process
The FATF President Dr. Marcus Pleyer announced that Mongolia is no longer subject to the FATF’s increased monitoring process.
WHO to cooperate with Mongolian Red Cross Society on COVID-19
On October 25, the working group appointed by the Deputy Prime Minister's Order 89 (2020) organized the second day of the Workshop to Strengthen Local Emergency IMS teams with Dornod being the 8th aimag the workshop has been organized in.