Coal mining companies request mining royalty to be reconsidered
On October 25, representatives of coal mining companies and entities held a discussion under the theme, ‘Standard Rate and the Mining Royalties’, on taxes and corresponding fees for coal at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
‘The Mongol Empire’ digital hall opens at National Museum of Mongolia
Today, on October 26, the opening ceremony took place for ‘The Mongol Empire’ digital hall at the National Museum of Mongolia. In order to present the exhibits in a more interesting and easily comprehensible way for people of all ages, the National Museum of Mongolia partnered with ZEV Digital Museum for the exhibits of the digital’s hall.
Women MPs hold meeting with UNDP Resident Representative
On October 21, representatives of women MPs held a meeting with UNDP Resident Representative Elaine M. Conkievich.
Long-term government policy needed for Mongolia’s investment environment
During a press conference on October 22, executive members of the Mongolian-European Cooperation Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EuroChamber Mongolia) highlighted that a long-term government policy is necessary for the country’s economy and business environment in order to boost foreign investment in Mongolia.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Oct 18-22/
During the week of October 18, 2021 to October 22, 2021, MNT 2,001,016,461 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Mongolian students win award from international photography festival
Students of Dariin Complex School based in Ulgii soum, Bayan-Ulgii aimag have won the Judges’ Choice Award at the 7th International High School Students’ Photo Festival Exchange, also known as the Higashikawa Youth Festival.
Russian Deputy PM A.L.Overchuk pays courtesy call on Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene
On October 22, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Oyun-Erdene in the framework of his visit.
COVID-19: 1,321 new cases, 17 deaths reported
On October 24, 1,321 new cases have been detected after conducting PCR tests nationwide within the past 24 hours, reported the Ministry of Health.
COVID-19: 1,733 new cases, 17 deaths reported
On October 23, 1,733 new cases have been detected after conducting PCR tests nationwide within the past 24 hours, reported the Ministry of Health.
Warm daytime temperatures expected over the weekend
Warm daytime temperatures are expected over the weekend. Slight precipitation is expected in the mountainous areas of Khangai and Khuvsgul on October 24, in southern parts of the Gobi region on October 25, and in the mountainous areas of Khentii on October 26.
Capital city governor holds meeting with Ambassador of Turkey and TIKA representatives
On October 20, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar city D.Sumiyabazar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia Zafer Ateş and Program Coordinator of Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) in Ulaanbaatar Emrah Ustaomer.
Coal being transported from Mongolia to be loaded onto trains at Gantsmod border checkpoint
A request has been put forth to the side of China for quickly organizing works to transport about 4,500 containers to be delivered to Mongolia that have accumulated at the Tianjin Port, reports Head of the Railroad and Maritime Transportation Policy Implementation and Coordination Department at the Ministry of Road and Transport Development B.Artur during a press conference on October 21.
Mongolia and Russia: Yesterday’s trustworthy friend and tomorrow’s reliable partner
Various factors are taken into account for successful economic cooperation, such as what the conditions are for cooperation, for how long the sides will cooperate, what the benefits are for cooperating, and when to make compromises in the economic sector on the international level.
10th contingent of Mongolian peacekeepers arrive home from South Sudan
On October 20, the first line of soldiers that served as part of the 10th contingent of the Mongolian Armed Forces in the UNMISS peacekeeping mission in South Sudan arrived in their home country.
"Renewable energy sources in Mongolia will be urgently increased"
A preliminary discussion under the theme ‘Mongolia - Green Development’ for the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference kicked off at the State House today on October 21.
Inclusive classroom environment created at new school built through JICA project
On October 20, the Embassy of Japan and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) organized a press tour for School no.149, which was recently built in the capital city’s Chingeltei district.
Bulgan aimag to cooperate with Gyeonggi province of ROK
Bulgan aimag established a Memorandum of Cooperation with Gyeonggi province of the Republic of Korea. Governor of Bulgan aimag B.Ariun-Erdene and Vice Chairman of the Gyeonggi Assembly Kim Won Ki signed the memorandum.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
The Cabinet made the following decisions at its regular meeting on October 20.
Representatives of 30 entities participate in Mongolia-Ukraine business meeting
During the Mongolia-Ukraine business meeting themed ‘Bilateral cooperation prospect’ held virtually at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) on October 19, it was highlighted that it has become necessary to bring cooperation between the two countries to a new level.
Feasibility study being carried out for Ulaanbaatar’s fifth thermal power plant
At the regular Cabinet meeting on October 20, Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh introduced the progress of the construction project for Ulaanbaatar’s fifth thermal power plant which is based on the infrastructure of the Third Thermal Power Plant.
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
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership