171 Mongolians return from Russia
This morning at 6.30 am on May 26, a charter flight from Moscow, Russia landed at Chinggis Khaan International Airport in Ulaanbaatar, bringing back 171 Mongolian citizens.
Deputy PM briefs on implementation of Mongolia's COVID-19 response measures
An extended meeting of the State Emergency Commission (SEC) is currently taking place at the State House. Reports and discussions about the implementation of the precautionary measures being taken against the COVID-19 pandemic are being held during the meeting.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 18-22/
During the week of May 18, 2020 to May 22, 2020, MNT 601,626,716.25 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
The knife of the Durvud Dalai Khan
Some items that were used by Durvud Dalai Khan Tumendelgerjav, who is a historical figure that made highly significant contributions to the independence of Mongolia and national renaissance, are currently being kept at the Museum of Uvs aimag.
Printing factory of Ulaanbaatar Railways marks 108th anniversary
The printing factory of ‘Gan Zam Press’ press center of the Ulaanbaatar Railways JSC has recently marked their 108th anniversary.
Head dressing and hair clips of Mongolian wives
Consisting of various parts such as the top and side parts as well as hair clips, the head dressing weighs 1,005 grams in total. Jewelry and accessories worn by wives are typically crafted with gold and silver, and uses gemstones such as pearl, turquoise, and red coral as ornaments.
Parliament gives nod to establish New Zuunmod and Maidar cities
At its session on May 14, the Parliament approved a draft resolution on establishing cities that was submitted by the government. With the resolution approved, the establishment of the new cities of ‘Shine Zuunmod’ and ‘Maidar’ will be underway.
Warning issued for blizzards and strong winds
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment has issued a warning for blizzards and strong winds throughout the country during night time on May 14-15, with wind speeds reaching 24 m/sec at some times.
347 Mongolians arriving on Russian military transport planes
Previously, Minister of Defense of Mongolia N.Enkhbold put forth a request to his Russian counterpart S.Shoigu to bring back Mongolian students studying at the universities and colleges of the Russian Ministry of Defense by a charter flight of the Russian Armed Forces during his virtual meeting last week.
V.V.Putin: People of Russia always remember contribution of Mongolia in great victory
The 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of the Russian Federation was marked on May 9. On its occasion, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and President of the Russian Federation V.V.Putin exchanged greetings and celebratory letters.
Clean public transport buses receive praise from residents
To take cautionary measures against the coronavirus infection as well as to improve hygiene and protection from various infections due to the spring season, regular sterilization and disinfection are being conducted on public transport with the change of each shift during the day.
Nearby streets of Choijin Lama Temple Museum to go car-free
At the regular meeting, the Presidium of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of the Capital City approved the decision to turn the streets in the Choijin Lama Temple Museum Complex area into a car-free street.
Mongolia now able to transfer sentenced persons with 21 countries
At its session on May 8, the Parliament approved the ratification of the Inter-American Convention on Serving Criminal Sentences Abroad.
The two lotus flower sculptures
A lotus flower in full bloom that is currently being kept at the Museum of Bayankhongor aimag. The sculpture was commissioned by the 5th Lama Gegeen Luvsanperenlei togmid.
Disinfectant drone deployed during COVID-19 emergency response drill
In the framework of the three-day COVID-19 emergency response drill and exercise conducted last week, a field hospital was set up at Jargalant sanatorium of the National Emergency Management Agency on May 7.
"Hospital gear made in Mongolia can be put on U.S. market"
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar, President of the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry O.Amartuvshin, and Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia Gregory May became acquainted with the ‘Munkhiin Tun’ pharmaceutical factory on May 8.
20,000 face masks donated to Russia's veterans' organization
The Mongolian Soldiers’ Association headed by the Prime Minister of Mongolia donated 20,000 face masks and sent a heartfelt letter to a public organization of war veterans of the Russian Federation. The donation was presented by Advisor to the Prime Minister, Secretary-General of the Mongolian Soldiers’ Association Ts.Togoo to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia I.K.Azizov.
Refined coal briquette now exempt from VAT
At its session held on May 7, the Parliament approved a Law on the Exemption of Value-added Tax. The law included refined coal to be exempted from VAT.
Rain expected in most parts of the country over the weekend
Rain is expected in northern parts of western aimags tonight, and in most parts of central aimags tomorrow.
Mongol Ecology Center: Children tend to care more about the nature and environment than adults
The number of travelers that are led to Mongolia due to its exquisite untouched nature continues to increase with the passing time. While this brings significant economic benefits, it also becomes one of the main reasons for the nature and environment to deteriorate.