‘Inverted triangle’ ethno ballet to be performed at UNESCO Headquarters
The ‘Inverted triangle’ ethno ballet has been invited to perform at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on October 9, 2019.
‘Memory Games’ documentary featuring Yanjaa to premiere
‘Memory Games’ documentary giving a thrilling sight into the lives of four athletes from the United States, Germany and Mongolia as they compete for the title of World Memory Champion will premiere on Netflix next week.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
At its regular meeting on June 12, the Cabinet made the following decisions.
'Greenhouse' project launches in Selenge aimag
A project titled ‘Greenhouse’ aimed at increasing women’s economic capacity and improving household livelihoods launched in Tsagaannuur soum of Selenge aimag on June 7.
Online system for budget investment launches
The Ministry of Finance in collaboration with the World Bank developed an online system for state budget investment management. The system is available on publicinvestment.gov.mn website and smartphone app.
Best project on redesign of Sukhbaatar Square southern area selected
According to the Governor’s Decree No. A/439, a project competition to redesign the 2.5 hectare area in front of the Sukhbaatar Square was held on June 15-29. A total of 16 teams submitted their innovative and creative ideas.
‘Rhythm’ exhibition on display
‘Rhythm’ solo exhibition by the major representative of Mongol zurag style T.Nurmaajav opened at Khan Gallery on June 7. This is his seventh solo exhibition since 2002.
NordArt-Ulaanbaatar Symposium to be held in August
Mongolian pavilion at the NordArt International Exhibition of Visual Arts opened with the special project titled ‘In der Welt Sein: Encountering Sublimity’ featuring 23 works of 53 national artists. This is the third time NordArt gave our country the major stage.
Ambassador Ts.Jambaldorj visits Italian Geographic Society
Ambassador of Mongolia to Italy Ts.Jambaldorj visited the Italian Geographic Society (SGI) on June 6, holding meetings with the SGI President Filippo Bencardino, ‘Niccolo Cusano University’ professor Maria Paolo Pagnini and the society representatives.
Best films of Altan Khalis Film Festival announced
The seventh Altan Khalis International Film Festival wrapped up on June 8 and the winners were announced.
Mongolia-Singapore Business Forum held
Singapore-Mongolia Business Forum was successfully held in the Republic of Singapore during Foreign Minister’s visit to the country on June 5-8. Over 140 delegates of public and private sector of the two countries participated in the forum organized jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Business Council of Mongolia and Singapore Business Association.
State Secretary receives Vice Provost of Harvard
State Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports B.Bayarsaikhan received Mr. Mark Elliott, Vice Provost of International Affairs at Harvard University.
Agriculture Minister pays official visit to China
Delegation led by Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan paid official visit to the People’s Republic of China on June 3-4.
National team leads in the group at FIBA 3x3
Mongolian men’s national basketball team competing in the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup started leading in the C group, winning Latvia 20-16 and Belarus 21-15 respectively.
Foreign Minister’s official visit to Singapore begins
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar is paying an official visit to the Republic of Singapore on June 6-7 at the invitation of his Singaporean counterpart Vivian Balakrishnan.
‘Transit Mongolia 2019’ international forum kicks off
‘Transit Mongolia 2019’ international forum organized jointly by the Government of Mongolia, Ministry of Road and Transport Development and Ulaanbaatar Railway JVC started today on June 5.
Darkhan to cooperate with Bratsk city of Russia
Delegates of Darkhan-Uul aimag led by Governor of the aimag Ch.Enkhbat paid working visit to Bratsk city Irkutsk Region at the invitation of the city Mayor Serebrennikov Sergey Vasilyevich on May 23-25.
Mongolia to build its second satellite
On June 4, Laboratory of Nano Satellite Development at the National University of Mongolia (NUM) presented the project on ‘Temuulel’ satellite to be used for geographical purposes in Mongolia.
Foreign Minister receives Canadian delegates
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met Canadian delegation led by Donald Bobiash, Assistant Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Canada on June 4.
Mongolia-Canada roundtable meeting held in Ulaanbaatar
The 8th Roundtable Meeting on Intergovernmental Cooperation of Mongolia and Canada was held in Ulaanbaatar on June 4. The meeting was chaired by D.Sumiyabazar, Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry of Mongolia, and Donald Bobiash, Assistant Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Canada.
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