Academician T.Gan-Erdene receives ‘Friendship Award’ of PRC
Scholar of the Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technology at the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, academician T.Gan-Erdene has been selected as one of the foreign experts to be awarded the ‘Friendship Award’ of the People’s Republic of China for 2019.
Gender assessment done on accessibility of public services for target groups
In aims of giving support to the Governor’s Office of the Capital City in making public services accessible, a gender assessment has been done on the accessibility of the services for target groups in the framework of the Urban Governance Project being implemented by the Asia Foundation with financing from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
Women’s participation in disaster risk reduction and prevention to be increased
In aims of developing and implementing a legal framework, policy and strategy that is aware of climate change, disaster management, and gender equality, building capacity, reducing disaster risks and its prevention, and increasing women’s participation in the matters, a two-day seminar was co-organized by the National Emergency Management Agency, National Committee on Gender Equality, and the Asian Development Bank under the theme, ‘Climate change, disaster risk management, gender-sensitive policy and legal framework’, on November 11.
Vegetable harvest amounts to 90.8 thousand tons
The necessity to introduce cluster system into the farming sector was highlighted at the National Conference for Vegetable and Fruit Farmers that took place at the State House on November 8.
Cold snap coming this week
Snow and blizzards are expected in most parts of the country from today on November 11.
Stock Exchange weekly review /November 4-8/
During the week of November 4, 2019 to November 8, 2019, MNT 694,436,044.51 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
European Cooperation Chamber of Commerce and Industry opens in Mongolia
The official opening of the Mongolian-European Cooperation Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EuroChamber Mongolia) took place on November 8.
U.Khurelsukh: Bichigt-Khuut industrial park should be established based on Sukhbaatar aimag
As a part of his working visit in the eastern region, Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh worked in Sukhbaatar aimag. During the meeting, he expressed that the railway industrial park en route Bichigt-Khuut that will pass through the eastern region of Mongolia should be established based on the aimag.
New Zealand magazine publishes works by Mongolian poets
Works by Mongolian poets have been featured in the 16th Volume of the Catalyst Literary Arts Journal of New Zealand.
Warning issued for severe weather
Large amount of snowfall is expected in the aimags of Gobi-Altai, Zavkhan, and Bayankhongor during the daytime today on November 8.
Training on waste management of chemicals used in mining kicks off
In the framework of the Environmental Governance Programme implemented by the UNDP with the financial support of the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, a three-day training kicked off under the theme, ‘Waste management of hazardous and toxic chemicals used in mining operations, and land rehabilitation’, on November 6.
Capital city governor receives Ambassador Masato Takaoka
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Masato Takaoka on November 7.
Deputy Minister of Construction receives Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S Embassy
Deputy Minister of Construction and Urban Development B.Munkhbaatar received officials led by Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia Gregory May and Senior Specialist at the Department of Economy and Trade Michael Richmond on November 6.
Model project on animal identification to be implemented in Uvurkhangai
The project to test the renewed animal identification and registration system will be implemented in Bayangol, Guchin-Us, and Uyanga soums of Uvurkhangai aimag, involving 190 thousand livestock of 356 herder families. In partnership with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry is to implement the technical assistance project for three years from May 2019.
JICA project for earthquake disaster protection closes
‘Strengthening the National Capacity for Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia’ has been successfully co-implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in 2017-2019 and the closing ceremony for the project was held on November 5.
Partnership agreement to be established with Uijeongbu city of ROK
The conditions to have 180 citizens of Uvurkhangai aimag work in three cities of the Republic of Korea is being created.
Meeting held with official of Competition and Market Authority of Italy
Executives of the Government Agency for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection received Head of the Department in charge of matters related to the European Union at the Competition and Market Authority of Italy, Gianluca Sepe on October 31.
Bayankhongor aimag hospital to partner with hospital of ROK
With the support of Speaker G.Zandanshatar, a partnership agreement has been signed between Ajou University Hospital of Suwon, Republic of Korea, and Urguu Maternity Hospital of the Capital City and Hospital of Bayankhongor aimag.
Food nutrition of Mongolians discussed with WHO official
Deputy Minister of Health L.Byambasuren received Technical Lead for Nutrition at the WHO Regional Office for Western Pacific Dr. Juliawati Untoro on November 1.
Mongolian cosmetics manufacturers to enter the European market
On November 1, the EU-funded Trade Related Assistance of Mongolia (TRAM) project and the Mongolian Cosmetics Cluster NGO co-organized the ‘Mongolian Cosmetics Cluster partnership event’ at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI).
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund