State Secretary meets with Lebanese Ambassador
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren received the credentials of the Ambassador of the Lebanese Republic to Mongolia Mrs. Milia Jabbour on May 27.
Role of education in reducing poverty discussed
Asia-Pacific regional seminar on Achieving SDGs being held in Ulaanbaatar continued with the session titled ‘Education as a critical precondition to break the cycle of poverty’. The session was moderated by MP N.Uchral, Member of the Bureau of the Standing Committee on UN Affairs, IPU.
The Royal Danish Ballet to perform in Ulaanbaatar
Organizers of the ‘Royal Danish Ballet in Ulaanbaatar’ to be held on June 29 at Corporate Convention Centre gave briefing about the event.
Regional seminar on achieving the SDGs kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
The second Regional Seminar for the Asia-Pacific Region Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals started today on May 27 at the State House.
‘Metro-Metropolis-Metrosexual’ photo exhibition on display
Artist B.Bat-Orgil is presenting his project ‘Metro-Metropolis-Metrosexual’ at the 976 Art Gallery. The project aims to reveal the image of modern cities, daily routine, mindset of its residents, unique features of the nation and technological achievements through series of photos.
First community library opens in Chingeltei district
A model community library opened in 17th khoroo of Chingeltei district. The project to introduce and develop community libraries in line with international standards is being implemented by Asia-Africa Development Relief Foundation (ADRF) Mongolia and ‘Beyond books’ project team.
National students claim three golden medals at Hippo Olympiad
Three national secondary school students won golden medals at the Hippo English Language Olympiad held in Lido di Gesolo on May 11-12.
Mongolist Christopher Atwood becomes Honorary doctorate of NUM
Mongolist and professor of the University of Pennsylvania Dr. Christopher Atwood was awarded an Honorary doctorate of the National University of Mongolia (NUM), becoming the 41st scholar to be awarded the degree.
Conference on victory of Khalkha River Battle held in Yaroslavl
‘Russia and Mongolia: historical periods’ international academic conference dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Battle of Khalkha River was organized on May 16-18 in Yaroslavl, Russia.
Foreign Affairs Minister pays visit to the Czech Republic
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar is paying an official visit to the Czech Republic at the invitation of the Czech Foreign Minister Tomas Petricek during May 20-21. It is the first visit of Mongolian Foreign Minister to the Czech Republic since the dissolution of Czechoslovakia in 1993.
Mongolia-Germany consultative meeting held in Ulaanbaatar
Consultative meeting on culture and education between Mongolia and Germany was held in Ulaanbaatar on May 17.
Foreign Minister to pay visit to the Czech Republic
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar is to pay visit to the Czech Republic on May 20-21 at the invitation of his Czech counterpart Tomas Petricek.
Letters' copies of Mongol khans to Popes handed over to Mongolian side
Bishop Sergio Pagano, Prefect of the Vatican Secret Archives, handed over to the Ambassador of Mongolia to Italy Ts.Jambaldorj the copies of eight 13th-century letters of khans of the Ilkhanate to the Popes.
History class for secondary school students conducted in museum
On the occasion of the International Museum Day to be held on May 18, National Museum of Mongolia organized an event for secondary school students, conducting history classes at the museum.
Foreign Minister receives Chairman of APCAC
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar received Mr. Jackson Cox, Chairman of the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) and the member of American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia on May 17.
‘Microbes on the move’ conference to be held in Ulaanbaatar and Bishkek
‘Microbes on the Move’ academic conference to be organized in Ulaanbaatar and Bishkek during May 18-28 under the ‘Dairy cultures’ research project of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
National boxers claim silver and bronze in St. Petersburg
Mongolian boxers won silver and bronze medals at the ‘St. Petersburg Governor Cup’ international boxing tournament held on May 6-11 in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Project by national filmmaker selected in Open Doors Locarno
A film project by filmmaker P.Lkhagvadulam and P.Zoljargal was selected in the Open Doors section of Locarno Film Festival.
Preliminary balance of payment for April, 2019
In the first quarter of 2019, current and capital account balance deficit by preliminary result reached to USD 277.4 million, decreased by USD 70.8 million compared to the same period of last year.
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