‘U-Money’ cards to be more accessible
On November 13, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan became acquainted with the situation of public transport together with President of T-money of ROK Kim Tae-geuk in aims of improving the quality of public transport, and defining what needs to be focused in order to make the U-money e-payment system more accessible.
National ₮ card renewed with EMV chip technology
Within its goal to develop the payment system, the Bank of Mongolia made its first step of bringing Mongolia’s national payment ₮ card into a new level or renewing it with EMV chip technology, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank through the ‘Payment System Modernization Project’.
Choijin Lama Temple Museum on World Monuments Watch list
The World Monuments Fund has announced that Choijin Lama Temple Museum is included in the 2020 World Monuments Watch, becoming one of the 25 iconic and monumental sites of the world.
Prime Minister visits oil field of "Petro China Daqing Tamsag"
Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh got acquainted with the operation of oil extraction of “Petro China Daqing Tamsag” company from fields 19 and 21.
About 800 citizens of PRC deported
In cooperation with the Customs General Administration, the Mongolia Immigration Agency, and the Ulaanbaatar Railways JSC, about 800 Chinese citizens that worked in Mongolia despite entering with a 30-day tourist and business visa has been deported by special duty train.
Speaker G.Zandanshatar meets U.S. delegates
On October 28, G.Zandanshatar, Speaker of Mongolian Parliament, received delegates led by Alan Turley, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for China and Mongolia in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.
High-altitude research balloons released for 380-year anniversary of capital city
As part of celebratory events being held on the occasion of the 380th anniversary of the capital city, three high-altitude balloons were launched today, October 29, from the Sukhbaatar Square.
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh gives remarks on 380th anniversary of capital city
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh participated in the celebratory meeting on the occasion of the 380th anniversary of Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia, and gave remarks.
Ch.Ulaan: Special attention to be paid on developing specialized export consulting service
To develop food, agriculture and light industry sectors which are important part of Government's three-pillar development policy, ‘Mongol Export’ program will be implemented at stages, underlined Minister Ch.Ulaan in his opening speech at Export Mongolia-2019, the First International Business Forum kicked off at Corporate Convention Center on October 28.
‘Mongolian Noble Fibre’ certification mark introduced
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry of Mongolia, Asian Development Bank Mongolia (ADB) and the Mongolian Wool and Cashmere Association (MWCA) jointly organized a ‘Mongolian Noble Fiber’ international high-level forum to introduce Mongolian Noble Fiber certification mark to certify the quality of Mongolian cashmere products.
Today marks International Snow Leopard Day
The International Snow Leopard Day falls today. The total population of snow leopard dispersed across 12 Central Asian countries currently stands at 4000 to 6500.
Prime Minister departs for Japan
Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh departs to Japan today, on October 21 for enthronement ceremony of Emperor of Japan Naruhito, which is to take place on October 22-23.
Mongolia marks World Food Day for 10th year
World Food Day is marked every year on October 16. This year, it is being celebrated under the theme ‘Our actions are our future: Healthy diets for a zero hunger world’. Within the World Food Day celebration, healthy and eco-food trade-fair has been organized at the Sukhbaatar Square.
Postage stamp dedicated to diplomatic anniversary of Mongolia and China issued
A postage stamp commemorating the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China was released on October 16 at the State House.
PM U.Khurelsukh's visit to Kazakhstan starts
Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh is paying an official visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan at the invitation of the Prime Minister A.U.Mamin.
Infrastructure development works of oil refinery completed
Construction works of 27 km branch line to be used for transporting equipment and devices and goods from Sainshand railway station to oil refinery, 17 km long auto road with a heavy load carrying capacity and 110 kWt power transmission line have been completed within scheduled period and handed over to the State Commission on October 8.
Additional financing agreement for oil refinery signed
Today, Minister of Finance Ch.Khurelbaatar and General Manager of Exim Bank of the Republic of India Shri Saroj Khuntia signed an agreement on additional financing of USD 236 million tp be granted to an oil refinery establishment project in Mongolia.
Thousands of artifacts recovered from ruins of 17th-century Saridag Monastery on display
On September 27, National Museum of Mongolia launched an exhibition “Saridag Monastery”, co-organized by the Institute of History and Archaeology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) and the Bogd Khan Palace Museum. The Saridag Monastery, now lying in ruins, is proven to be a creative palace of the Undur Gegeen Zanabazar, built by himself.