Dorjzodba sutra or the Diamond Cutter
Dorjzodba sutra or the Diamond Cutter is a timeless wisdom, which has been traditionally worshipped in every family. The sutra is an ancient text of conversations between the Buddha and his close disciple Subhuti, when the latter asked Buddha to explain the philosophy behind the Wisdom paramita.
Farewell ceremony held for Mongolian athletes
A farewell ceremony was held for the athletes who will participate in one of the major international rallies, ‘Silk Way’ automobile and motorcycle rally, took place at the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport in Khushig Valley for their journey to Irkutsk, Russia.
Mines Up - Total Mongolia International Challenge 2019 kicks off
The opening ceremony of the Mines Up - Total Mongolia International Challenge 2019 took place at the National Sports Center on June 26.
Prime Minister meets with scientists and scholars
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh today met with representatives of scientific field and shared views on current condition and perspective of the sector.
‘Women’s Leadership’ international forum takes place
At the Women’s Leadership international forum that took place in Ulaanbaatar on June 25, Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar gave opening remarks. Representatives of 21 aimags and the capital’s 9 districts as well as delegates from other countries attended the forum.
President of the Swiss National Council pays official visit to Mongolia
Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar officially welcomed the President of the National Council of the Swiss Confederation H.E. Marina Carobbio Guscetti, who is paying an official visit to Mongolia on June 23-26 at the Sukhbaatar square.
Hungary to grant USD 57 million loan for Biocombinat’s renovation
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary Peter Szijjarto is visiting Mongolia. Following his attendance in inter-regional conference on ‘Whole-of-Society-Approach’ to preventing and countering violent extremism and radicalization that lead to terrorism which commenced at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, Mr. Peter Szijjarto held an extended meeting with Foreign Affairs Minister D.Tsogtbaatar.
High-level inter-regional conference against terrorism taking place in Ulaanbaatar
On June 20, the High-Level Inter-Regional Conference on ‘Whole-of-Society Approach’ to Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism kicked off at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The conference is being co-organized by the Government of Mongolia, OSCE Secretariat’s Transnational Threats Department (TNTD) and the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism.
Senior Artistic Gymnastics Asian Championship kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
On June 19, the eighth Senior Artistic Gymnastics Asian Championship began at the Buyant Ukhaa Sports Complex in Ulaanbaatar. The competition is taking place in Mongolia for the first time. 139 athletes, 64 coaches, and 46 judges have joined the event
Foreign Minister holds official talks with his Japanese counterpart
The parties expressed satisfaction with the successful negotiations on the establishment of New Ulaanbaatar International Airport Concession Agreement and agreed to intensify the work on the airport opening in the near future.
Mongolia-Japan teaching hospital opens
The opening ceremony of the Mongolia-Japan Teaching Hospital of the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS), built with the non-refundable aid of the Government of Japan in Bayanzurkh district, took place on June 16.
Government of Mongolia and ADB sign deal to develop ecotourism in two national parks
On June 13, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Mongolia signed a USD38 million loan to develop ecotourism in Khuvsgul Lake National Park and Onon-Balj National Park to serve as models for economicallyinclusive development and conservation in Mongolia.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece “Botgon tsagaan uuls”
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the painting, ‘Botgon tsagaan uuls (Cloud like a white calf)’, by State Honored Cultural Figure M.Butemj.