Companies of Mongolia and the U.K. partner in railroad construction
A partnership agreement on the construction of the railway en route Tavantolgoi - Zuunbayan has been signed between the ‘Gan Khiits’ and ‘Ulaanbaatar Buk’ companies of Mongolia, and the ‘Pandrol’ company of the U.K.
Stove that uses waste cooking oil for fuel introduced
Flint bio stove that uses waste cooking oil as fuel was introduced yesterday on October 23. Used in developing countries in order to reduce air pollution and electricity costs, this type of stove is unique for not requiring coal or any other types of fuel.
Discussion takes place on defining pressing issues of education sector master plan
On October 21, a discussion was jointly organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, UNICEF and the ADB Project, ‘Supporting the Development of an Education Sector Master Plan’, on the progress of the development of the education sector master plan.
Policy on sustainable investment to keep economic growth stable
The importance of a clear, consistent policy on investment was highlighted at the international conference held under the theme, ‘Investment Climate: Stability’, on October 22.
Ulaanbaatar to establish brotherhood relations with Kazan city of Russia
During the ‘Ulaanbaatar International Day-2019’ event, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan received Secretary-General of UCLG-Eurasia Rasikh Sagitov.
Mongolian delegate attends in 7th Asia-Pacific Urban Forum
The Seventh Asia-Pacific Urban Forum took place in Penang, Malaysia from October 15 to 18. Over 7,000 representatives of 60 countries attended the forum that is held every four years that was organized under the theme, ‘Future of Asia and Pacific Cities: Transformative Pathways to Achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development’.
International conference on urban water management takes place
An international conference under the theme, ‘Sustainable development of urban water management’, took place in Murun, Khuvsgul aimag on October 19-20.
Severe weather warning issued
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring has issued a warning as snow is expected in most parts of the country. Southeastern parts of western aimags and southern parts of the Gobi region are expected to have heavy snow and blizzard today and tomorrow.
Maternity hospitals connected to telemedicine network
In the framework of the project, ‘Introducing new technologies in management of mother and child health care’, jointly being implemented by the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), the Urguu, Khuree, and Amgalan Maternity Hospitals of the Capital City, and the Health Centers of Baganuur and Nalaikh district have been connected to the telemedicine network.
Measures to be taken on kicking off the Fourth Industrial Revolution
This year marks the 85th anniversary of the light industry sector in Mongolia. On October 21, the national light industry conference was organized at the State House to discuss the current state and pressing issues of the sector.
Students of Khuvsgul aimag visit Daejeon city of ROK
Students of Khuvsgul aimag are currently visiting the Seo district of Daejeon, Republic of Korea in the framework of a student exchange programme until October 24.
Ambulance presented to Regional Diagnostic and Treatment Center
An ambulance was presented to the Regional Diagnostic and Treatment Center in Khovd aimag by the SCL Healthcare Group of the Republic of Korea.
President Kh.Battulga: Participation of scholars is crucial for policy on minerals
The celebratory conference on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the establishment of the geology sector in Mongolia took place at the State House on October 18.
Stock Exchange weekly review /October 14-18/
During the week of October 14, 2019 to October 18, 2019, MNT 416,004,907.65 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Mongolia-China relations at its historic peak
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China this year, Deputy Foreign Minister B.Battsetseg gave an interview with MONTSAME news agency.
Fuji city to finance E.Sodnompiljee’s participation in Olympics
Necessary costs for the training and other corresponding costs of Paralympic bronze medalist, World Champion, State Honored Athlete E.Sodnompeljee is to be financed by the Fuji city of Japan.
Minister D.Sarangerel receives Director of Data, Strategy and Innovation at WHO
On October 16, Minister of Health D.Sarangerel received Director of Data, Strategy, and Innovation at the World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific Region Dr. Gundo Weiler at the State House.
2,654 reindeer to winter in East and West Taigas
The number of reindeer in Khuvsgul aimag continues to increase in recent years. This year, 2,654 reindeer will be wintering in the East and West Taigas of Tsagaannuur soum.
Constitutional Court Chairman attends session of the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe
The 120th plenary session of the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe took place in Venice, Italy on October 11-12. Presidents, judges, and ministers in charge of legal affairs from over 60 member countries of the Venice Commission participated in the session. President of the Constitutional Court of Mongolia D.Odbayar attended the session as an honored guest.
MUST actively developing partnerships with well-known global universities
An international forum, ‘Role and Significance of Higher Education and Advanced Technology in Sustainable Development’, kicked off on October 15 in Ulaanbaatar. Over 60 executive staff members of colleges and universities of Austria, Germany, Russia, China, South Korea, Turkey, Canada, and Japan are participating in the two-day forum. The aims of the forum being organized on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) are to share experience in training and research, and develop a reference paper and suggestions for promoting globalized knowledge, which is planned to be later included into the policy and operations of the university.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund