‘Chinggis Khaan Cup’ international open championships held
International Open ‘Chinggis Khaan Cup’ Koshiki Karatedo Championships was organized on October 12-13 at Mongolian National University /MNU/, Ulaanbaatar.
President meets FIFA President
Yesterday, October 16, President Kh.Battulga received the President of FIFA Gianni Infantino.Expressing gratitude to Mr. Gianni Infantino for his arrival to Mongolia, President Kh.Battulga praised FIFA’s great support for Mongolia's professional football development and practicing Mongolian children in football.
President Kh.Battulga attends handover ceremony of artificial turf pitch
A handover ceremony of artificial turf pitch, built in Yarmag within FIFA Forward 1.0 Project, was held yesterday, October 16.
Mongolia promoted during the second round football match of Asian qualifiers
The Embassy of Mongolia to Japan in collaboration with the Mongolian Students Association and Association of Mongolian Citizens in Japan opened a Mongolia Pavilion next the central door of Saitama stadium and organized an event to promote Mongolia on October 10 during the Mongolia-Japan football match of the second round of the Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
Berries grown by children to be used for Lunch Program
Children’s forest program, supported by Japan’s Organization for Industrial, Spiritual and Cultural Advancement-International (OISCA) and HITACHI Group, is being implemented in Khangal soum of Bulgan aimag.
Cabinet introduces its 2020-2024 plan of action
The Cabinet held its extended meeting on October 15 and discussed its 2020-2024 plan of action. Activities to be carried out by each ministry were defined.
ADB, IFC, and Ulaanbaatar City partner to apply green building standards
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), International Finance Corporation (IFC), and the Municipality of Ulaanbaatar City recently signed a memorandum of understanding to support the implementation of the Excellence for Design and Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) green building standards and certification system for 10,000 new affordable homes to be built under the Ulaanbaatar Green Affordable Housing and Resilient Urban Renewal Sector Project.
EBRD supports gold mining in Mongolia
EBRD support for a mining investment in southwestern Mongolia will create jobs and ensure the highest possible environmental standards at the Khundii Gold project in the Bayankhongor region of the country.
Mongolia expresses position at First committee general debate
P.Baasankhuu, Deputy Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations, attended the meeting of first committee general debate of the 74th United Nations General Assembly and expressed Mongolian government’s position on the disarmament and international security.
Three kindergartens under construction with assistance of the United Arab Emirates
Assisted by the government of the United Arab Emirates, three kindergartens started being constructed in Ulaanbaatar city, Khentii and Dornogobi aimags. It is planned to be complete within the third quarter of 2020.
Earthquake recorded in Zavkhan and Khuvsgul aimags
Yesterday, at 01.29 pm, a 3.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in the area named ‘Oroin Tovgor’, 26 km away from Tsetsen-Uul soum of Zavkhan aimag.
Mongolian 3x3 basketball gets two wins
During the Qatar 2019 World Beach Games taking place in Doha, Qatar, Mongolian men’s U23 3x3 basketball team has gained two wins.
Special train for people with disabilities brought into permanent service
Ulaanbaatar Railway JVC started serving with a special train for people with disabilities every Monday from Ulaanbaatar to Erdenet.
PM visits Astana Opera Theatre and National Museum
Before wrapping up his official visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh got acquainted with ‘Astana Opera’ Theatre and the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Nur-Sultan, where he met with representatives of professional organizations that constructed the theatre and museum and invited them to visit Mongolia for sharing experience.
Regular population and housing census to be held in January next year
In compliance with 7.1st of the Law on Statistics, which states “Population and housing census shall be carried out every decade whereas a midterm census shall be held every 5 years”.
Sales of industrial production increase by 14.3 percent
In the first 9 months of 2019, the gross industrial output reached MNT 13.0 trillion, showing an increase of MNT 1.7 trillion (15.0%) from the same period of previous year.
Total foreign trade turnover increases by 9.5 percent
In the first 9 months of 2019, Mongolia traded with 145 countries from all over the world and total trade turnover reached USD 10.5 billion, of which USD 5.9 billion were exports and USD 4.6 billion were imports.
Tax revenue increases by 21.2 percent
In the first 9 months of 2019, total equilibrated revenue and grants of the General government budget amounted to MNT 7.7 trillion and total expenditure and net lending amounted to MNT 7.3 trillion, resulting a surplus of MNT 484.6 billion in the equilibrated balance.
Births decrease in September
At the national level in the first 9 months of 2019, 58.1 thousand mothers delivered 58.5 thousand babies (live births), increased by 488 mothers (0.8%) and 563 live births (1.0%) compared to the same period of the previous year.