13 new COVID-19 cases confirmed
At today’s daily briefing of the Ministry of Health, Director of the National Center for Communicable Diseases D.Nyamkhuu reported that 13 of the 168 Covid-19 tests carried out on July 13 came out positive.
Precious commemorative coins for sale on BoM website
Countries issue commemorative coins for special occasions. Mongolia, as well, issues precious metal coins in unique designs and small amounts to commemorate special historic events and they come into great demand on the market.
Twins born on board charter flight from Turkey
A charter plane from Istanbul to Ulaanbaatar landed at the Buyant Ukhaa International Airport at 1 AM.
U.S. State Secretary sends Naadam greetings
On July 8, United States Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo sent greetings on the occasion of the Naadam Festival
Federation Council approves ratification of Mongolian-Russian Treaty on Comprehensive Strategic Partnership
The Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation at its plenary meeting on July 8 approved the bill on the ratification of the Treaty on Friendly Relations and Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between Mongolia and the Russian Federation.
Nine White Banners Ceremony takes place
The ceremony of the Nine White Banners took place today, on the occasion of the upcoming Naadam Festival commemorating the 2229th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian State, 814th anniversary of the founding of the Great Mongol Empire, and the 99th anniversary of the Mongolian People’s Revolution.
Toyota to gift vehicle to Capital City Health Department instead of winning wrestler of Naadam
Toyota Motor Corporation has been a partner of the traditional Naadam Festival of Mongolia for the past 7 years, presenting a silver trophy and car to the wrestling tournament winners starting from 2019 and providing safety gears for child horse racers.
‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ photo exhibition opens in Warsaw
In honor of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Republic of Poland, the ‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ exhibition of the Choijin Lama Temple Museum opened at the Asia and Pacific Museum in Warsaw, Poland, on July 7.
Garbage trucks for sorted waste provided for districts
As part of the Ulaanbaatar city government’s efforts to improve waste management in the capital city, municipal officials provided garbage trucks designed to transport sorted waste to the waste collection services of 9 districts on July 6.
172 Mongolians return from South Korea
A charter flight from Seoul to Ulaanbaatar landed at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport today at 1 PM.
National wildlife crossing standards to be implemented
The Ministry of Road and Transport Development in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism has developed the national standards ‘MNS 6515:2015 Passages for wild ungulates along the highways and railways in steppe and gobi areas’ and ‘MNS 6735:2018 Mountain crossings for wildlife migration routes. General requirements’.
Higher education institutions to have online registration for the upcoming academic year
The 46 members of the Consortium of Mongolian Universities and Colleges together will be having an online registration for the academic year of 2020-2021.
More than 200 citizens returning from Russia
As per the State Emergency Commission, over 200 citizens who have requested to return home from Russia are being brought back home through Altanbulag border checkpoint in Selenge aimag on July 5-6.
Deputy Prime Minister expresses gratitude to The Hu
On July 6, Deputy Prime Minister U.Enkhtuvshin received The Hu band and the authorities of Mongolian National Broadcaster (MNB) that was the media partner of the band’s recent Covid-19 Relief Effort Fundraising Concert for Mongolia.
Eastern region refined coal factory under development
The eastern region refined coal factory that will supply refined coal briquettes to the capital city I sunder construction in Nalaikh district. On July 5, officials led by acting Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar J.Batbayasgalan checked the construction progress.
Bilateral cooperation in veterinary service discussed with Poland
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Poland B.Dorj on July 2 met with officials les by Legnickie Pole’s local council chair Rafał Plezia
Education Ministry and Save the Children to empower rural youth
Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports signed a memorandum of cooperation with Save the Children Japan to jointly implement the project ‘Entrepreneurship-Focused Socioemotional Skills for Vulnerable Youth in Rural Mongolia’ funded by Japan Social Development Fund.
‘Mongolia: So Far Yet So Close’ exhibition video tour on YouTube
Director of the State Darwin Museum Anna Klyukina sent a letter of gratitude to Ambassador of Mongolia to the Russian Federation R.Davaa for the support in the successful organization of the opening of the ‘Mongolia: So Far Yet So Close’ exhibition
China adopts law on safeguarding national security in Hong Kong
Chinese lawmakers Tuesday voted to adopt the Law of the People's Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Mongol Ecology Center: Children tend to care more about the nature and environment than adults