D.Regdel re-elected President of Mongolian Academy of Sciences
The General Assembly of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences took place yesterday, October 22, at which Prof. Dr. Regdel was re-elected as the President of the MAS.
Photo exhibition ‘Khot Mandal-Secret Mantra Temple’ opened
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Bulgaria, ‘Khot Mandal – Secret Mantra Temple’ photo exhibition of the Choijin Lama Temple Museum has been inaugurated on October 20 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the State Cultural Institution of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Seventy citizens repatriated through northern border port
According to the decision of the State Emergency Commission, 70 Mongolian nationals were repatriated yesterday, October 22, through the Altanbulag border checkpoint in Selenge aimag.
ADB $420 million program to improve conditions and opportunities along IMAR border, PRC
On October 21, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved up to $420 million for a multitranche financing facility (MFF) to improve economic opportunities and living conditions among communities along the border between the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region (IMAR) in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and Mongolia.
‘Khuraldai’ club holds first meeting
At an initiative of the Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar, a consultation club of former speakers ‘Khuraldai’ was formed. Today, the club has held its first meeting.
Environment Minister meets Director of KfW Office Ulaanbaatar
Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel received Director of KfW Office in Ulaanbaatar Michael Sumser-Hellstern on October 21.
Pastureland management to be on focus in AVSF project II
AVSF Mongolia is organizing the First Steering Committee meeting of the project on ‘Integrated Production Systems for Sustainable Cashmere – II’, implemented by AVSF Mongolia and funded by the European Union and the French Facility for Global Environment.
Health education issues discussed
Kaori Ishikawa, the Head of Office of UNFPA Mongolia, met with L. Tsedevsuren, the Minister of Education and Science on Monday, October 19.
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat meets Kuwaiti Ambassador
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government L.Oyun-Erdene, as a head of the Mongolia-Kuwait Intergovernmental Commission, received Ambassador of Kuwait to Mongolia Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi on October 20.
New method of sterilizing lambs and calves now in use in some aimags
EU funded and FAO implemented ‘Support to employment creation in Mongolia’ project is introducing new method for sterilizing lambs and calves using electrocautery device, a technique developed by Ch.Nilbaatar, local scientist and veterinarian, for rapid increase of animal live weight.
Environment Minister holds online meeting with GGGI President
On October 20, Minister of Environment and Tourism D. Sarangerel held an online meeting with the President of the Assembly and Chair of the Council of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Mr. Ban Ki-Moon.
96 percent of total COVID-19 cases in Mongolia recovered
According to the Ministry of Health, a total of 1039 tests were carried out at laboratories nationwide, and one of them has been confirmed positive today.
Training on emergency response preparedness taking place in Khentii aimag
Under the ordinance of the Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the State Emergency Commission, a training to prepare the local emergency staff and operative team in times of the COVID-19 pandemic is being organized nationwide with a purpose to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection and ensure emergency response preparedness.
‘Statistics- usage’ workshop organized
On the occasion of World Statistics Day, a workshop themed ‘Statistics-Usage’ was organized on October 19 with a purpose to introduce official statistical data, improve its usage and present the major activities planned for this year.
Foreign Ministry organizes workshop jointly with IOM
On October 19, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) jointly organized a workshop on the review of the implementation of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (Global Compact on Migration).
Master TVET teacher training
To activate and engage students for best learning outcome - self-organized, problem and action-oriented lessons are essential.
Two new COVID-19 cases recorded, total reaches 326
According the Ministry of Health, a total of 956 coronavirus tests were carried out yesterday, October 19, and two of them was confirmed positive.
President exchanges views regarding situations of drought-hit aimags
During recent meetings held by President Kh. Battulga in rural areas, herders of some aimags affected by the drought, claimed about the sharp declines in the livestock productivity and household incomes and the critical situations they are facing to lose a large number of animals if it becomes harsh winter, and put forth taking immediate measures.