Handover ceremony takes place for medical equipment and supplies being provided through UNICEF fund
On July 30, a ceremony took place to present medical equipment and tools being procured as part of the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator Supplies Financing Facility (ACT-A SFF), a newly launched pooled fund by UNICEF to support low- and middle-income countries access to COVID-19 health supplies.
500-600 new buses to be acquired for public transport
In aims of making public transport more accessible in the capital city, 500-600 new buses are planned to be added to the fleet.
B.Buyantogtokh: The age group of 65-69 leads in vaccination rate with 110.9 percent
We interviewed Head of the Department for Healthcare Policy and Implementation Coordination at the Ministry of Health B.Buyantogtokh about COVID-19 vaccination in Mongolia.
2,261 containers transported through railway
In aims of boosting freight transport between Mongolia and China, the two countries are jointly carrying out measures for railway transport.
Boxing athlete E.Tsendbaatar qualifies for quarterfinals with 5:0
On July 28, State Honored Athlete E.Tsendbaatar stepped into the ring against Vietnamese boxing athlete Nguyen Van Duong for his second match in the men’s 57 kg weight class at the Tokyo Olympics, and came out victorious with a score of 5:0.
Minister of Health becomes acquainted with Biopreparation Production Plant operations
On July 27, Minister of Health S.Enkhbold became acquainted with the preparations underway for manufacturing immunoglobulin at the Biopreparation Production Plant of the National Center for Public Health.
Percentage of fully vaccinated population stands at 60.1 percent
As a result of the quick action taken by the Government of Mongolia, 60.1 percent of the total population or 1,956,183 people have been fully vaccinated as of today on July 28.
Mongolian judoka S.Mollaei wins silver at Tokyo Olympics
On July 27, Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei stepped onto the mat against Japanese judoka Takanori Nagase in the final match of the men’s 81 kg weight class. He was defeated by the Japanese judoka by waza-ari in Golden Score overtime, claiming the silver medal.
Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei qualifies for semifinals
In the men’s 81kg quarterfinals match at the Tokyo Summer Olympics, Iranian-born Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei faced off against 21-year-old Georgian judoka Tato Grigalashvili.
Ts.Anudari and E.Davaakhuu finish 13th in 10m Air Pistol Team event
On July 27, IM Ts.Anudari and E.Davaakhuu competed in the mixed team 10m air pistol event, finishing 13th at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
Ts.Tsogtbaatar wins second bronze medal for Mongolia at Tokyo Olympics
On July 26, IM Ts.Tsogtbaatar came out victorious over Canadian judoka Arthur Margelidon, grabbing the bronze medal in the men’s 73 kg weight class at the Tokyo Summer Olympics.
Project on improving adaptive capacity to climate change to be implemented in four aimags
The ‘Improving Adaptive Capacity and Risk Management of Rural Communities in Mongolia’ project has been launched. With a grant of USD 23.1 million by the Green Climate Fund (GCF), the project will be jointly implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry, and the United Nations Development Programme in the aimags of Dornod, Sukhbaatar, Zavkhan, and Khovd.
Two Mongolian referees officiating boxing at Tokyo Olympics
Two Mongolian referees are officiating the boxing matches at the Tokyo Summer Olympics. More specifically, IM Ts.Tsogtgerel and O.Mandakhbayar are working as referees at the boxing tournaments.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms on the way
Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected in the coming few days.
Stock Exchange weekly review /July 19-24/
During the week of July 19, 2021 to July 24, 2021, MNT 4,880,092,761.79 worth of securities were traded through 6 trading sessions on the MSE.
Judoka M.Urantsetseg wins Mongolia’s first medal of Tokyo Olympics
On July 24, Mongolian judoka M.Urantsetseg faced off against Portuguese judoka Catarina Costa in the bronze medal match for the women’s 48 kg weight class, coming out victorious with 10-0 by applying the kansetsu-waza (joint lock) technique.
Minister of Health receives representatives of South Korean K2BIO company
On July 22, Minister of Health S.Enkhbold received Director of South Korean K2BIO company Bae Man-sook and Deputy Director Lee Kyung-min. The K2BIO company representatives have arrived in Mongolia for the second time in the framework of cooperation in the healthcare sector.
Greetings by MONTSAME News Agency Director-General
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of MONTSAME National News Agency, the agency’s Director-General B.Ganchimeg extended greetings.
Naadam Holidays weather: Hot days ahead for the south, with showers in the north
Following hot temperatures, showers and thunderstorms are ahead for the Naadam holidays.
Nine White Banners ceremony takes place
Today marks the 2230th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian Statehood, 815th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire, and the 100th anniversary of the People’s Revolution of Mongolia. On its occasion, the ceremony of the Nine White Banners took place at the Sukhbaatar Square.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade