‘Nairamdal 2’ summer camp to be established at Khuvsgul lake
Khuvsgul aimag announced the 2019 as the ‘Year of child protection and family development support’. In this regard, studies on the establishment of ‘Nairamdal 2’ summer camp at the Khuvsgul lake has started.
Digital Agriculture project to be implemented
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan received UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) delegation led by Resident Representative Vinod Ajuha.
‘National Gold to the Fund of Treasures’ campaign launches
A six-month campaign titled ‘National Gold to the Fund of Treasures’ launched on April 8 at the Bank of Mongolia (BoM).
No premium health insurance to be introduced
National startup ‘Insur’ offers a new health insurance system without premium. The system allows to collect health points from daily purchases and get insurance through the mobile phone.
‘Non-infected’ art installation exhibition opens
A joint exhibition titled ‘Non-infected’ by artist couple A.Ochirbold and E.Khaliunaa opened at the Khan Gallery. The exhibition reveals unique installations by the artists.
Elimination of Mercury in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining project launches
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism in cooperation with the UN Environment Programme and UN Industrialization Development Organization launched the five year project ‘Elimination of Mercury in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining’ with the Global Environment Fund financing.
1000 photos handed over to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
‘Our few Mongols’ project team handed over 1000 photographs of their journey to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today, on April 8. The project is aimed at documenting the unique features of the 21st-century Mongolia such as the nature, wildlife, folk art, lifestyle, customs and ethnic groups in audio, video, image and text content forms.
National athletes prevail at ‘Mongolia Open 2019’ wrestling tournament
Mongolian team led the ‘Mongolia Open 2019’ International Freestyle Wrestling Tournament with 16 gold, 11 silver and 27 bronze medals. The tournament was held on April 6-7 at the Buyant Ukhaa Sport Palace.
Joint projects in agriculture sector discussed with ADB
Acting State Secretary of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry T.Jambaltseren received the delegates of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) East Asia Regional Department led by Ying Qian, Director of Public Management, Financial Sector and Regional. Cooperation Division, Qingfeng Zhang, Director of the Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Division and Pavit Ramachandran, Senior Environment Specialist.
‘Psychological management 2019’ forum takes place
National Psychology Center in collaboration with NCP & Mandal LLC organized the ‘Psychological management 2019’ forum and exhibition on April 4. The event highlighted the growing demand for psychological services and counseling.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar receives Word Bank representatives
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Mr. Martin Raiser, World Bank Country Director for China, Korea and Mongolia, and newly appointed Country Manager for Mongolia Mr. Andrey Mikhnev on April 4.
Foreign Minister receives departing Ambassador of Slovenia
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia to Mongolia Janez Premoze whose assignment in Mongolia has come to an end.
Foreign Minister holds talks with his Chinese counterpart
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar, who is on an official visit to the People’s Republic of China, held official talks with the State Council and Foreign Minister of China Wang Yi on April 2.The parties expressed satisfaction with the successful development of the comprehensive strategic partnership between Mongolia and China, noting that the bilateral relations is the foreign policy priority for the both countries.
National high school choir to perform at the Red Square
Winner of the ‘Crystal Star’ choir competition ‘Badmaarag’ high school choir will perform at the 2019 Victory Day concert to be held at the Red Square in Moscow.
International Day of Artists to be celebrated
Mongolia is celebrating the International Day of Artists for the second year. Initiated by the renowned spiritual teacher, artist and humanitarian Ching Hai the International Artists Day is celebrated on April 3 to honor and cherish all the artists, who brightens the lives of mankind.
Mongolian and Korean artists to stage modern ballet performance
The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet in collaboration with Wise Ballet Theater of the Republic of Korea will stage ‘High Feeling’ modern ballet on April 4-5.
Workshop on SME Development Policy takes place
A workshop titled ‘Supporting SME Development Policy of Mongolia’ is taking place April 2-3, co-organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Fund, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland.
Education Minister receives ADB representative
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg received Mr. Sangay Penjor, Director of the Urban and Social Sectors Division at the East Asia Department of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on April 2.
Braille maps created for visually impaired students
The Ministry of Construction and Urban Development in cooperation with the Authority for Land Administration, Geodesy and Cartography handed over four types of Braille maps to the Special Needs School No.116.
Facebook to cooperate with CRC to fight fake news
‘Social media and appropriate use-2019’ forum organized jointly by the Communications Regulatory Commission (CRC), Ministry of Justice and Internal Affairs and the Authority for Family, Child and Youth Development is taking place in Ulaanbaatar.
Yolanda Fernandez Lommen: Current ADB Country Partnership Strategy for Mongolia is the largest allocation of ADB funding since we started operations in the country
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”