Environment Ministry to cooperate with ‘Shambala-2056’ project team
During her recent trip to Dornogobi aimag, Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Urtnasan was introduced to the ‘Shambala-2056’ project that planted 23,000 trees in the aimag’s regions worst hit by desertification.
Investors support plans to introduce pandemic economic recovery law
On August 17, at the ‘Economy in the midst of the pandemic - Public-Private-Investors Meeting’, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene said the Government of Mongolia is announcing a policy to intensify public-private partnerships on the 200th day since its formation, which fell on the day of the meeting.
Winners of Mongolians in Deel Challenge awarded
More than 5,000 people from the nine districts of Ulaanbaatar, 20 aimags, and foreign countries, Germany, South Korea, Japan, USA, and Sweden submitted over 500 entries to the competition, which was viewed by 624 thousand people online.
Government of Mongolia in 200 days: 225 thousand jobs saved during COVID-19
Due to the pandemic, countries around the globe faced the worst social and economic crisis in 100 years.
Air search and rescue unit to begin operation in September
Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan on August 12 checked the preparations for the establishment of new air search and rescue unit No. 111.
Construction of IT, Communication and Outsourcing Center begins
Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan, Member of the Parliament B.Saranchimeg, and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to Mongolia Mohinder Pratap Singh attended the ground-breaking ceremony of the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Center for Excellence in IT, Communication and Outsourcing.
Education Minister meets South Korean Ambassador
Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Lee Yeo Hong.
‘They Sing Up On The Hill’ showing at Locarno
‘They Sing Up On The HIll’ film by Mongolian artists is being screened at the 74thLocarno Film Festival taking place in Switzerland between August 4 and 14.
Khentii wastewater treatment plant put in trial operation
The new wastewater treatment plant in Chinggis city of Khentii aimag opened on August 10.
223 km roads to be built over next three years to alleviate congestion in capital city
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on August 11, Cabinet members were updated on the implementation of project measures to reduce congestion in Ulaanbaatar.
‘SDG-Aligned Budgeting to Transform Employment in Mongolia’ project team works in Tuv aimag
As part of the European Union funded project called ‘SDG-Aligned Budgeting to Transform Employment in Mongolia’, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized a consultation meeting on August 9-10.
Permanent Representative to UN meets UNODC Executive Director
Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations (Vienna) G.Battungalag on August 5 had a meeting with Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Ghada Waly to discuss cooperation
G.Yondon: The independent investigation report was reviewed
An independent investigation team concluded that the cost overrun and schedule delay in the underground expansion of Oyu Tolgoi project were not due to geotechnical conditions.
'Understanding and Managing Internal Migration in Mongolia’ project to be implemented
On August 6, Deputy Governor of the capital city J.Sandagsuren, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection S.Zulpkhar and representatives of the International Organization for Migration led by IOM Program Manager Victor Lutenco had a meeting.
Deputy Foreign Minister participates in ARF ministerial meeting
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin took part in a ministerial meeting at the 28th ASEAN Regional Forum held on August 6.
Exhibition of Mongolian artists selected for Asian International Art Exhibition opens
An exhibition of over 20 works of 10 Mongolian artists selected to participate in the 29th Asian International Art Exhibition opened at Mongol Art gallery on August 5.
Industrial and technology park of glass and glass products to be established
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on August 4, ‘Erdesplasm’ LLC has been granted a five-year license to operate an industrial and technology park for the production of glass and glass products.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
At its regular meeting on August 4, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years