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.
‘A talk with friend’ event for children organized
On the occasion of International Children’s Day the Independent Authority Against Corruption (IAAC) organized an event titled ‘A talk with friend’ at Sukhbaatar Square on June 1.
‘Altan Khalis’ international film festival kicks off
Official opening of the 7th ‘Altan Khalis’ international film festival is to be held today at 7 PM at iCinema.
‘The Medicine Buddha’ premieres in London
A documentary about the heritage and development of traditional medicine titled ‘The Medicine Buddha’ premiered in London on May 31.
‘Mad Nomad’ toy art exhibition on display
Group toy art exhibition titled ‘Mad Nomad’ opened at Sengeragi art gallery on May 31. The exhibition features 24 Munny works of five young artists.
Mongolia-Russia Sub-Commission on Regional Cooperation meets
The 14th Sub-Commission meeting on Regional and Cross-border Cooperation between Mongolia and Russia was held in Ulaanbaatar on May 29.
Mongolia elected as SIAP Governing Council member
Mongolia was elected as member of the Governing Council of the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP) at the election held during the 75th Session of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) organized on May 27-31.
European delegation to visit Mongolia
Delegation of over 30 European countries led by the Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Laurentiu Hristea will pay working visit to Mongolia on June 27-30.
Senior actors visit Chinese film production companies
On May 11-20, 22 senior actors of Mongolian cinema went on a tour to China. Within the framework of the tour, artists visited Beijing, Shanghai, Ningbo, Guangzhou and Macao special Administrative Region of China.
Business forum for national entrepreneurs organized in Korea
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry organized event titled ‘Role of Mongolian expats in Korea in SME development’ on May 24-28. Over 40 entities participated in ‘Made in Mongolia 2019’ trade fair, selling MNT 19.8 million worth products.
Deputy Agriculture Minister works in France
Delegates led by Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule paid working visit to the French Republic on May 23-30.
Construction waste recycling machine granted to the MUST
‘Improving resource-efficiency and cleaner production in the Mongolian construction sector through materials recovery’ project handed over EUR 20 thousand equipment for construction waste recycling to the School of Engineering and Architecture of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology.
Prime Minister receives Russian Deputy PM
Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh received delegates led by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Head of Russian part of Russia-Mongolia Intergovernmental Commission A.V.Gordeev on May 30.
Education Minister receives New Zealand Ambassador
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg received Non-resident Ambassador of New Zealand to Mongolia Clare Patricia Fearnley on May 29.
Training on environmental crime prevention held
Mongolian Environmental Civil Council (MECC) and Environmental Authority of Ulaanbaatar city organized a training on environmental crime assessment and the investigation standards, prevention of conflict of interests with the support of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism on May 29.
Turkish artist’s works to be displayed
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Turkey, the exhibition of Turkish artist Akin Ekici will be displayed under the auspices of the Turkish Foreign Ministry and the Embassy of Turkey in Mongolia.
Tourism cooperation discussed with Iran and Lebanon
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat received Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Mongolia Mohammad Keshavarzadeh and Ambassador of the Lebanese Republic Milia Jabbour on May 28.
Asia-Pacific Inter-Parliamentary regional seminar wraps up
The second day of the regional Seminar continued with sessions and roundtable discussions on climate change, health issues and the role of Parliaments in ensuring the SDGs implementation.
The Hu plays first concert at home
‘The Hu’ internationally emerging band performed its debut concert ‘Gereg’ on May 24 at the White Rock Center dome hall.
Foreign Minister chairs 75th session of the UNESCAP
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar received his assignment of Chairperson of the 75th Session of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) from the previous chair Foreign Minister of Laos Saleumxay Kommasith on May 27, 2019.
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