Online trading to be introduced at ‘Investor Nation-2019’ forum
Ard Financial Group will host its traditional ‘Investor Nation-2019’ forum on January 19.
Festival of 30 thousand camels held in South Gobi
A camel festival which involved 30,000 camels was held in Khanbogd soum of Umnugobi aimag yesterday, on January 16.
S.Munkhchuluun gets a majority in the Governor’s election
The 6th meeting of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of the capital city to discuss the election of the Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar was held on January 16. The election was done by secret ballot between the candidates for Governor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan and S.Munkhchuluun.
Our racers complete penultimate stage
Racers U.Byambadelger and U.Byambatsogt competing in the car class have successfully completed the 9th stage of Dakar Rally being held in Peru.
National currency in circulation reaches MNT 968.6 billion
The money supply reached MNT 19.5 trillion at the end of December 2018, showing an increase of 4.4 percent from the previous month and by MNT 3.6 trillion or 22.8 percent from the same period of the previous year.
Number of traded securities increased by 4 times
In 2018, 667.3 million pieces of securities worth of MNT 360.2 billion were traded at the national stock market, which is decreased by MNT 1.1 trillion or 75.6 percent compared to the previous year. The number of traded securities increased by 552.2 million (5.8 times more) pieces compared to the previous year.
Invitation for Nobel Prize nomination received
Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAC) has recently received an invitation from the Nobel Committee of the Swedish Academy. The Nobel Committee invited to nominate a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2019.
Low cost electric home heating devices introduced
On January 15, national scientists presented their newly invented heat accumulator and thermal storage stove at a discussion themed ‘Opportunities for home heating using night tariff’ organized by the ‘Erdem’ club of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAC).
National Trade and Investment Roadmap under development
The Government of Mongolia adopted the ‘Mongolian Export’ program in September 2018. Within the framework of the program, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), International Trade Centre (ITC) and Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) are developing the Mongolian Trade and Investment Roadmap.
Rare findings of Ordu Baliq under restoration
A fine-designed ancient well was discovered by the ‘Orkhon’ Mongolian-German joint team of archaeologists in the ruins of Ordu Baliq last autumn. Several items including two varnished wooden columns, large gold-plated lock, marble lions, wooden tomb, bronze bell with Chinese writing and various clay utensils were found at the bottom of the well.
Tax revenue reaches MNT 8.2 trillion with 30 percent increase
At the end of the 2018, total equilibrated revenue and grants of the General Government Budget reached MNT 9.2 trillion and total expenditure and net lending amounted to MNT 9.2 trillion
Special commemorative silver coins released
On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the establishment of banking and financial system in Mongolia, the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) enriched its collection with silver coins.
Our athletes ranked 36th in the Dakar Rally
National athletes U.Byambadelger and U.Byambatsogt competing in the UTV Open class of the 2019 Dakar Rally were ranked 36th in the seventh stage, covering 323 km in 6 hours and 23 minutes.
’State with no stamp’ play to be staged
’State with no stamp’ history play by People’s Writer, State Prize Laureate B.Lkhagvasuren will be staged on January 18-20 at the State Academic Theatre of Drama.
Man finds Xiongnu tomb cover in his backyard
A tomb cover of Xiongnu period was discovered in a household backyard of the 15th bag of Darkhan soum, Darkhan-Uul aimag.
State Philharmonic Orchestra to put on concert with Tchaikovsky compositions
Mongolian State Philharmonic Orchestra is to perform a concert with ‘Romeo and Juliet’ overture-fantasy and ‘Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74’ by renowned Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky on January 19.
National scale model contest to take place
National championship of plastic scale modeling will be held on January 12-13.
Foreign Minister attends ‘Raisina Dialogue 2019’
Minister of Foreign affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar participated in the 4th edition of the Raisina Dialogue, co-organized by the Ministry of External Affairs of India and Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi on January 8-10.
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”
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