FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup taking place
Three FIBA 3x3 basketball championships are being organized in Mongolia for the very first time with the support of MCS Group and MCS Coca Cola Co. Ltd.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 27-31/
During the week of May 27, 2019 to May 31, 2019, MNT488,777,906.45 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Financing for environmental protection discussed
A discussion was held for the project, ‘The Biodiversity Finance Initiative’ (BIOFIN), jointly being implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the UNDP on May 30.
Test study to define effective method for evaluation wraps up
With the support of the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Center for Mental Health has successfully finished conducting a test study for the evaluation of the articles to create a cigarette-free environment and ban cigarette advertisements, support and sponsorship in the Law on Tobacco Control using the new smartphone based technology developed by WHO.
Volunteer instructors prepared
In partnership with the Governor’s Office of the Capital City and World Vision Mongolia, the Emergency Management Agency of the Capital City is implementing the project, ‘Disaster resilient cities’, of which aims are to reduce the disaster risks of urban settlements, improve disaster management and strengthening resilience.
International scholars discuss pressing issues of zoonotic infection
Participants of the international conference, ‘Pressing issues of zoonotic infection’, came to the agreement to conduct detailed surveillance near the border, giving more significance to continuing to do joint research.
Light rain expected on Children’s Day
Light rain is expected in the mountainous areas of Altai and Khangai today on May 30.
JICA project wraps up with good results in Khuvsgul aimag
The ‘Project for Strengthening Teachers’ Ability and Reasonable Treatments for Children with Disabilities’ (START), has been successfully finished being implemented by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Khuvsgul aimag.
Journalists receive less than half of average salary
The Press Institute of Mongolia has recently introduced the study conducted on the labor situation of those working in the media sector in Mongolia. According to the study that was done with the support of Friedrich Ebert Foundation Mongolia, half of the employees in the media sector have a monthly income of less than MNT 1.2 million.
Fifth National Conference of the Neurology Center takes place
The Neurology Center at the State Central Third Hospital organized its fifth national conference under the theme, ‘Diagnosis and Treatment Management of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage’ on May 24-25.
Deputy Minister of Health receives Ambassador of New Zealand
On May 28, Deputy Minister of Health L.Byambasuren received Non-resident Ambassador of New Zealand to Mongolia Clare Fearnley.
Education sector to have master plan to be implemented until 2030
A national conference under the theme, ‘National Education Survey’, took place on May 24. The survey was done in the frameworks of developing the fourth master plan to develop the education sector of Mongolia. More specifically, it was aimed to define the implementation and results of the previous master plans, and find a solution to the issues faced today.
Kindergarten to be built with financing of U.S Military Academy in Uvs
U.S Embassy representatives led by Head of the Civil Military Relations Department David Holsk are working in Uvs aimag on May 27-28.
Deputy Minister J.Saule attends 87th OIE General Session
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule is doing a working visit in France. In the frameworks of the visit, she attended the 87th General Session of the World Assembly of National Delegates of the OIE, giving a speech at the opening ceremony.
Russian pediatricians organize seminar
In accordance with the year of 2019 announced as the year to support the assistance and service for mothers and children by the Health Department of the Capital City, Professor of the Pediatric Illness and Infections Studies Department at the Irkutsk State Medical University Gomellya Marina Vladimirovna and Candidate of Medical Science Ptichkana Oksana Ivanovna were invited to organize a seminar on May 17-22 by Bayanzurkh Hospital.
MNB to partner with Zvezda channel of Russia to create documentary
A proposal of partnership to Zvezda, the Russian nationwide TV network run by the Russian Ministry of Defense, at the initiation of the Director General of Mongolian National Broadcaster (MNB) L.Ninjjamts has been accepted. Thus, as according to the agreement, the working group of the two parties held a video conference on May 23 with participation of General Producer of Zvezda TV Network B.G.Yanovsky.
Arkhangai aimag signs agreement with World Vision
The closing ceremony of the Arkhangai-2 rural development project implemented by the World Vision Mongolia took place. During the ceremony, Governor of Arkhangai aimag Ts.Munkhnasan and National Director at World Vision Mongolia Philip Ewert signed an agreement.
SDC Director of Cooperation works in Uvs aimag
Director of Cooperation and Council General at the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) Gabriella Spirli was received by the Uvs aimag authorities in the frameworks of her working visit in Uvs aimag on May 24-25.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 20-24/
During the week of May 20, 2019 to May 24, 2019, MNT9,080,321,232.26 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Training takes place for online platform to promote Mongolia
In partnership with Chameleon Strategies International, a training was organized for an online tourism platform, ‘Mongolia.travel’ on May 23. As the Ministry of Environment and Tourism is prioritizing the use of new technologies and being up-to-date with the global trends, the online platform for tourism has recently been developed.