‘Mongolia today’ photojournalists program kicks off
At the initiation of MONTSAME News Agency and the United Association of Mongolian Photographers with the support from the National Branding Council and Governor’s Office, the ‘Mongolia today’ international photojournalists program launched today, on August 12.
‘Sworn brothers of Khalkhin Gol’ exhibition opens in Chita
Within the frames of celebration of the 80th anniversary of the victory of Khalkhin Gol Battle, at the initiation of the ‘Victory’ bellicose glory museum director L.Myagmarsuren a joint exhibition titled ‘Sworn brothers of Khalkhin Gol’ opened in Chita, Russia.
BoM purchases 7.5 tons of gold in the first seven months of 2019
As of the first seven months of 2019, Bank of Mongolia (BoM) purchased 7.5 tons of gold, which has decreased by 1.8 tons or 19 percent compared with the same period of the previous year.
Foreign Minister receives Ambassador of Kuwait
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received the Ambassador of Kuwait to Mongolia Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi at his request on August 9.
Education Minister meets with Minister Shunichi Suzuki
During his visit to Japan, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg met with Japanese Minister in charge of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Shunichi Suzuki to exchange views on several issues and request support.
Continuation of KOSEN program in Mongolia discussed
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg who is on a visit to Japan met with President of KOSEN National Institute of Technology Isao Taniguchi.
Teen photographers lead in Higashikawa Youth Festival
Mongolian teenagers led in the two categories of the International High School Students’ Photo Festival held on August 1-8 in Higashikawa town of Hokkaido, Japan.
National artists perform at the European Folklore Festival
For the first time, Mongolia participated in the 30th European Folklore Festival held in Neustadt in Holstein, Germany between July 26 and August 3.
Khovd aimag to cooperate with the EU
The EU cooperation team leader in Mongolia Pierre-Yves Lucas paid a visit to Khovd aimag to meet with the Governor and authorities of relevant organizations.
Migration to Khalkhgol soum increases due to ‘New soum’ project
The redevelopment of Khalkhgol soum is progressing with 80 per cent performance. Governor of Khalkhgol soum Kh.Khurel-Erdene underlined that migration in connection with ‘New soum’ project is increasing.
Deputy Education Minister meets with representatives of Japanese cities
Deputy Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports G.Ganbayar received delegates from Shizuoka prefecture of Japan including the Mayor of Shimada Someya Kinuyo, Mayor of Izunokuni Ono Toshiko and Deputy Mayor of Yaizu Furuya Eiji on August 6.
Mongolia-China Intergovernmental Commission working group meets
The working group of the Intergovernmental Commission between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China on trade, economic science and technical cooperation held its meeting on August 6.
Environment and Tourism Minister pays visit to China
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat paid a visit to Gansu province of the People’s Republic of China between July 28 and August 2.
President gets acquainted with construction of ‘New soum’ in Khalkhgol
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga got acquainted with the construction of ‘New soum’ project in Khalkhgol soum of Dornod aimag.
Coin released for 80th anniversary of Khalkhin Gol Battle
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the victory of Khalkhin Gol Battle, the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) enriched its collection of commemorative coins with the ‘Khalkhin Gol 80 years’ coin.
Foreign Minister receives Katsuhito Asano
On August 5, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Mr. Katsuhito Asano, former member of the House of Councillors in the National Diet of Japan.
Hearing aids presented to children with hearing impairment
Within the series of events on the 70th anniversary of Mongolia-China diplomatic relations, essential equipment and school supplies were presented to the children with disabilities under the ‘Bell of friendship’ campaign on August 2.
U.S. Minister of Justice pays courtesy call on President Battulga
According to Mongolia’s request, the US side expressed its readiness to assist Mongolia in tracking down and transferring movable and immovable properties in the US acquired with money in offshore accounts and by corrupt to the Mongolian side quickly and without any bureaucracy within the scopes of the United Nations Convention against Corruption.
Foreign Minister attends ASEAN Regional Forum
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar participated in the 26th Ministerial meeting of the ASEAN Regional Forum held on August 2 in Bangkok, Thailand.
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