20,000 doses of Sputnik V arrive in Mongolia
Mongolia received 20,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine on July 13. The vaccine supply was made via Mongol Em Impex Concern LLC.
Mongolia-Poland cooperation in paleontology discussed
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Poland B.Dorj had a meeting with Director of the Institute of Paleobiology of the Polish Academy of Sciences Jarosław Stolarski to discuss restoration and expansion of cooperation between the two sides.
1,439 new COVID-19 cases reported
1,439 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
NEMA to cooperate with KOICA
Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Brigadier General G.Ariunbuyan had a meeting with Country Director of Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Mongolia Office Jo Haeng-Ian to discuss cooperation.
Mongolia in the XX Century and Three Revolutions exhibition underway
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Mongolian Revolution of 1921, General Authority for Archives and the National Museum of Mongolia are jointly staging the special exhibition ‘Mongolia in the XX Century and Three Revolutions’.
COVID-19: 1,159 new cases, 4 deaths reported
1,159 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Foreign Minister meets Head of Swiss Cooperation in Mongolia
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Head of Swiss Cooperation in Mongolia Stefanie Burri on July 9.
S.Yadamdorj qualifies for Tokyo Paralympics
The qualification of Mongolian judo wrestler S.Yadamdorj (men’s 60kg) for the 2020 Summer Paralympics has been confirmed by the International Paralympic Committee.
Japan to provide JPY 883 million assistance to Mongolia
On July 8, Minister of Finance B.Javkhlan and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki signed an exchange of notes between the governments of Mongolia and Japan.
Switzerland to support Mongolia’s Covid-19 response
Minister of Health S.Enkhbold had a meeting with Head of Swiss Cooperation in Mongolia Stefanie Burri in connection with the Swiss Confederation’s plan to supply medical equipment and medicine to Mongolia as humanitarian assistance.
B.Narandelger appointed as Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin presented a certificate of Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia to artist of Ulaanbaatar Ensemble, Leading Cultural Worker Narandelger Byambaa, who has been appointed to the role.
Aimags instructed to discuss with SEC before imposing lockdown
At its regular meeting on July 7, the Cabinet heard a report on the COVID-19 situation and response efforts.
Medalists of Olympics and world championships to receive grants
At its regular meeting on July 7, the Cabinet approved a draft resolution on grants to be given to athletes and coaches in 2021.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
At its regular meeting on July 7, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
We are Eternal Neighbors exhibition opens in Uvs aimag
In honor of the 100thanniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Russian Federation, ‘We are Eternal Neighbors’ photo exhibition opened at the Yu.Tsedenbal Central Museum of Uvs aimag on July 6.
Pond created to aid beavers’ adaptation
After many years of study, the Department of Environment of the capital city is adopting soft release strategies for reintroductions of beavers and has created an artificial pond to assist beavers in adapting to a new home.
COVID-19: 1,998 new cases, 7 deaths reported
1,998 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from 9,517 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Mongolian stakeholders gather to discuss accessible documentary heritage for persons with disabilities
On 30 June 2021, a Stakeholder Meeting on Documentary Heritage in Accessible Formats was held in Mongolia, organized by the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO, with support of the UNESCO Beijing Cluster Office, in close consultation with the Ministry of Culture of Mongolia.
Foreign Minister meets outgoing UNICEF Representative in Mongolia
On July 5, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Mongolia Alex Heikens.