Registered unemployed decreased by 10 percent
At the end of June 2019, the Labor and Social Protection Services Agencies have registered 33.3 thousand job seekers, 69.1 percent of which were unemployed and remaining 30.9 percent were employed but looking for a new job.
Mongolia welcomes children from flood-affected districts of Irkutsk
The second stage of the assistance campaign for the victims of the flood in Irkutsk region initiated by the United Alumni Council of Mongolia (UACM) is running successfully.
President receives invitation to visit Kazakhstan
President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent an invitation to the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga to visit Kazakhstan.
National off-road race to be organized
Mongolian Off-Road Federation (MOF) will host the ‘RFC Mongolia 2019’ (Rainforest Challenge) international tournament between July 21 and 26. Organizers of the event gave press briefing today.
Deputy Foreign Minister receives Spanish Ambassador
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Spain to Mongolia Rafael Dezcallar today, on July 17.
NEMA to cooperate with Hungarian disaster management authority
National Emergency Management Agency signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Directorate General for Disaster Management (NDGDM) of Hungary today, on July 17.
Special event on climate change organized at the UN Headquarters
During the High-Level Political Forum on the Sustainable Development Goals, Permanent Mission of Mongolia to the United Nations in cooperation with the UN Economic and Social Commission for the Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) organized a special event themed ‘Strengthening management and participation in the fight against climate change’ on July 10.
Beavers relocated in Terelj River
The Environmental Authority of Ulaanbaatar in cooperation with the Gorkhi-Terelj National Park Administration relocated two pairs or four beavers in Terelj River which flows into Tuul River.
Official copies of letters of Mongol khans to Popes received
On July 9, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs received official copies of letters of khans of the Ilkhanate to the Popes.
First round of wrestling tournament starts
Annual wrestling tournament dedicated to the celebration of national Naadam festival started at the Central Stadium.
Naadam festival begins
National Naadam festival officially opened with the arrival of Nine White Banners to the Central Stadium, which was carried out all the way from Sukhbaatar square.
Foreign Minister receives Vice Foreign Minister of China
On July 10, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Vice Foreign Minister of China Luo Zhaohui and exchanged views on bilateral relations and cooperation.
Chinese Vice President’s visit to Mongolia begins
Vice President of China Wang Qisan, who is paying visit to Mongolia at the invitation of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, arrived in Ulaanbaatar on July 10.
‘Mongolian pride’ exhibition opens
Photo exhibition titled ‘Mongolian pride’ opened on the occasion of the 2228th anniversary of the Statehood, 813th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire, 98th anniversary of the People’s Revolution and Naadam festival.
State Flag Day celebrated with military parade
On the occasion of the State Flag Day, a military parade was held at Sukhbaatar square today, on July 10.
International Day of Cooperatives marked
On the occasion of International Day of Cooperatives, a discussion themed ‘International Day of Cooperatives: Decent work’ was held on July 8 at the UN Headquarters.
Chinese Vice President to visit Mongolia
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, Vice President of China Wang Qisan will pay visit to Mongolia.
Symposium on water rights and Khuvsgul lake preservation held
Within the frames of ‘Mother ocean eco-culture tour’ aimed at supporting the application for UNESCO World Heritage listing of Khuvsgul lake, a symposium titled ‘Water rights-Human rights: Preservation of Khuvsgul lake’ was held on July 8.
‘Playtime’ festival held for 18th year
‘Playtime’, the annual international music festival, was held for the 18th year on July 5-7 at Mongol Shiltgeen in Gachuurt Village of Ulaanbaatar. Founded in 2002, the festival aims to promote new artists and develop modern music culture.
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