Friendship Medal presented to U.S. Consul
On July 18, Chief of Office of the President of Mongolia Z.Enkhbold awarded the Friendship Medal, a high state prize of Mongolia, to Jason Spellberg, the outgoing Consular Section Chief at the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia.
Finance Minister meets officials during HLPF
During his participation in the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York, Minister of Finance of Mongolia Ch.Khurelbaatar held bilateral meetings.
Grandmaster B.Munguntuul wins silver at high level international tournament
On July 17, chess grandmaster B.Munguntuul won the silver medal in the 2019 Belt and Road China Yuecheng Shaoxing International Women Chess Open held in Shaoxing, China.
Conservation of Burkhan Khaldun discussed at World Heritage Committee session
The issue regarding conservation and protection of the ‘Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain and its surrounding sacred landscape’ which was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage list in 2015 was touched upon at the 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee held in Baku, Republic of Azerbaijan from June 30 to July 10.
The Hu to tour North America
‘The Hu’, a hunnu rock band from Mongolia, yesterday announced the concert dates for its North American tour.
Mongolian sculptor wins first place at international sand sculpture contest
On July 13, Mongolian sculptor Ts.Munkh-Erdene took first place at the International Sand Sculpture Festival held in Kalmar, Sweden.
B.Bat-Undral takes second place at Silk Way Rally
The Silk Way international long-distance automobile and motorcycle rally took place in Mongolia, Russia, and China between July 6 and 16.
Mongolia presents its Voluntary National Review on implementation of 2030 Agenda
On July 16, Minister of Finance of Mongolia Ch.Khurelbaatar presented Mongolia’s Voluntary National Review on the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the High-Level Political Forum on the Sustainable Development Goals (HLPF) taking place in New York between July 9 and 18.
Implementation time frame of Mongolia’s Development Model approved
The working group in charge of formulating the Long-term Development Program of Mongolia convened.
Medals harvested at international taekwondo tournament
Athletes of Dundgobi aimag’s taekwondo team successfully participated in an international Olympic Games qualifying tournament taking place in South Korea on July 12-17.
Girls’ football team receives training in Japan
Under the leadership of a Japanese football specialist, the U15's Girls’ Football Team of Mongolia underwent a week long joint training at the sports center in Hakone, Japan, between July 3 and 10.
Mongolian dinosaur fossils on display in Tokyo
14 exhibits of dinosaur fossils found in Mongolia including the Deinocheirus skeleton are on display at the Dinosaur Expo 2019 which opened in the National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo, Japan, on July 13.
Asian air traffic controllers convening in Ulaanbaatar
The Third Asian Air Traffic Controller Forum is being held in Ulaanbaatar between July 14 and 17.
M.Tumenbayar claims silver at Summer Universiade
Mongolian taekwondoin M.Tumenbayar won the silver medal in men’s 58kg weight class at the 30th Summer Universiade which is taking place in Naples, Italy on its last days.
2019 Dakar Rally winner celebrates Naadam in Mongolia
On July 12, during their stay in Mongolia, the rally participants from 40 countries enjoyed a miniature Naadam festival, exploring the history and culture of Mongolia.
President receives Minister of Public Security of Vietnam
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga met with Minister of Public Security of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam General To Lam, who is paying a visit to Mongolia until July 12.
Respect paid to statues of General Sukhbaatar and Chinggis Khaan
Ceremonies took place today to lay a wreath at the Statue of D.Sukhbaatar and pay homage to the Statue of Chinggis Khaan
Deputy Agriculture Minister meets Deputy Governor of Hokkaido
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule held a meeting with authorities of Japan’s Hokkaido Prefecture headed by the prefecture’s Deputy Governor Tsuchiya Shunsuke.
International folk art festival to take place in Khentii aimag
The ‘Chinggis Festival’ international folk art festival will be held in Chinggis city, Khentii aimag on July 24-25.
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