International Day of Artists celebrated for the second year
On April 3, Mongolia celebrated the International Day of Artists for the second year, hosting honoring ceremony and reception.
Horse mane and tail hair processing factory opens
A factory to process horse mane, tail hair, yak hair and camel wool officially opened on April 1. It is one of the main factories included in the ‘Industrialization 21:100’ national program adopted by the Government Resolution No. 36.
Four gold and four silver acquired at World Masters Athletics Championships
The 2019 World Masters Athletics Championships was held in Torun, Poland on March 24-30. Mongolian senior athletes harvested four gold and four silver medals at the championships.
Speaker meets Prime Minister of Republic of Korea
On March 26, Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar received Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (ROK) Lee Nak-yeon, who paid an official visit to Mongolia.
Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea pays courtesy call on Mongolia’s President
President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga received Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (ROK) Lee Nak-yeon, who is paying an official visit to Mongolia.
Mongolian and Korean citizens' visa-free travel to be studied
During the talks, the Prime Ministers agreed to intensify implementation of projects on construction of thermal power plants in 10 provinces with USD 300 million non-refundable aid granted by the Government of the Republic of Korea and construction of Solongo 1, Solongo 2 apartment complexes with USD 500 million soft loan.
The visit of Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea starts
Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Mr Lee Nak-yeon’s official visit to Mongolia has started today welcoming by Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh at Sukhbaatar square.
Package of tax bills to be passed during Irregular Session of the Parliament
The package of revised tax bills is the main agenda to be considered during the Irregular Session of the Parliament, opened on March 18.
One-stop service center for foreign investors operates
‘Invest in Mongolia’ one-stop service center (OSSC) has officially opened on February 25. The center aims to create favourable conditions for investors, set forth for them in legal investment framework, streamline public services, scrap or eliminate unnecessary processes and the difficulties that investors are facing.
ADB supports private sector solar power development in Mongolia
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Leading Asia’s Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP) signed a USD18.7 million loan with Sermsang Power Corporation Public Company Limited (SSP) and Tenuun Gerel Construction LLC (TGC) to build, operate, and maintain a 15-megawatt solar power plant supplying electricity to Mongolia’s central grid system.
Mongolian team claims 15th medal at Special Olympics
Athletes of more than 190 are competing in 24 categories at the Special Olympics this year. Mongolian team of 28 athletes has won a total of 15 medals including two gold, six silver and seven bronze so far.
Sword knotted with spiritual power
This year marks the 150th birthday anniversary of Bogd Jebtsundamba, spiritual and political leader of Bogd Khanate. In addition to mastering 33 wisdoms of khan (king), the 8th Bogd Jebtsundamba was keen on natural sciences, collecting unusual, rare and precious items related to the nature and wildlife. His collection features some items such as fossilized human brain, rooster egg, heaven tree and sword knotted with spiritual power.
Japan to grant USD 1.8 mln non-refundable aid to Mongolia
The Government of Japan will provide non-refundable aid worth USD 1.8 million for the environmental sector of Mongolia.
Best works of 'Magnificent heritage-Mongolian embroidery' awarded
A ceremony for awarding best works of the 'Magnificent heritage-Mongolian embroidery', exhibition aimed at enhancing craftsmanship and efforts of the embroiderers and cultural inheritors, was held at the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum.
Six-month emergency regime announced for Erdenet Mining Corporation
The Cabinet on March 6 issued a resolution to set an emergency regime for six months at Erdenet Mining Corporation and Mongolrostsvetmet LLC based on the Law on Government and other related laws.
‘Winter of Nomads 2019 – Eagle Festival’ takes place
With the aim of reviving the tradition of eagle hunting and passing it on to the next generations, the ‘Winter of Nomads 2019 – Eagle Festival’ is taking place at Chingisiin Khuree Camp.
Jadamba sutra or The Perfection of Wisdom in eight thousand lines
Various versions of Jadamba or The Perfection of Wisdom sutra in eight thousand lines are kept in the Museum of Precious Rare Books at the National Library of Mongolia.
Chinese Embassy to support ‘Mongolia without Tuberculosis’ project
The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia has donated CNY100,000 to support the humanitarian project, ‘Mongolia without Tuberculosis’, initiated by Miss E.Enkhriimaa. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the PRC to Mongolia Xing Haiming presented the donation to the ‘Enkhrii Erdene’ fund in the framework of the project, ‘Together against Tuberculosis - Mongolia-China Friendship’, today on February 27.
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