Mongolia named as one of 16 countries suitable for traveling without coronavirus
‘The Telegraph’ has published a list of 16 countries that are suitable to travel, with no confirmed cases of the coronavirus infection. The list included the following countries: Bolivia, Namibia, Cuba, Turkey, Mongolia, Madagascar, Peru, the Maldives, Malta, Laos, Botswana, South Africa, Uzbekistan, Columbia, Hungary, and Tanzania.
UNFAO implements early action emergency project for herders
Based on the Dzud risk map issued on 2nd of January by the Mongolia National Agency for Meteorology and Environmental Monitoring (NAMEM) the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Mongolia (UNFAO) implemented “Early Action to protect the key livestock-related assets of vulnerable herder households in areas at very high dzud risk” SFER/GLO/005/MUL BABY09 project.
Domestic trains put back into operation in all routes
Domestic trains in all routes have begun to be operated from March 3. According to the decision made by the State Emergency Commission on February 26, traffic movement of public transport such as buses, trains, and planes had been suspended as a precautionary measure.
FIDE Master E.Boldoo leads Class C of Aeroflot Open International Chess Tournament
The 2020 Aeroflot Open International Chess Tournament took place in classes A (rating range 2500+), B (rating range 2300-2550), and C (rating range up to 2300) as well as for blitz in Moscow, Russia.
National bandy team leads pool standing in world championship
The preliminary round matches of the 2020 Bandy World Championships have wrapped up in Irkutsk, Russia.
National bandy team wins match against the team of Japan
The 2020 World Bandy Championship kicked off in Irkutsk, Russia on March 1.
Warning issued for heavy snowfall and blizzard
Heavy snowfall and blizzards are expected in the eastern half of the country, with strong winds in the Gobi and steppes on March 2.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Feb 27-28/
During the week of February 27, 2020 to February 28, 2020, MNT 78,431,014.9 worth of securities were traded through 2 trading sessions on the MSE.
Shares of 'Ulsyn Ikh Delguur' and 'LendMN NBFI' increase in price
On February 28, 2020, 240,147 shares of 22 firms worth MNT 39,396,598 were traded. 5 companies’ shares increased in price and 17 companies' shares declined.
Minister Ch.Ulaan receives Australian Ambassador
On February 21, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Commonwealth of Australia Dave Vosen.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Feb 17-21/
During the week of February 17, 2020 to February 21, 2020, MNT 419,980,861 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
A Day in the Life of a Camel Herder in the Snowstorm
Mongolia is the only country in the world that has preserved its nomadic lifestyle. There are many in the country who have been upholding their age-old livestock farming traditions in the harsh conditions of the countryside.
Discussion takes place on medicine registry and supply of Republic of Poland
On February 18, Minister of Health D.Sarangerel received Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to Mongolia Krzysztof Bojko to discuss the matter of medicine registry and supply from the Republic of Poland.
Doctor O.Sergelen selected as one of the top leaders in the global health sector
Leader of the liver transplant team at the State Central First Hospital O.Sergelen has been selected as one of the top 101 leaders for the global health sector by the World Health & Wellness association. She was selected from top medical professionals of 136 countries.
Tourism events planned in March to be cancelled
Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat has issued a ministerial decree to not organize all tourism events that were planned in March.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Feb 10-14/
During the week of February 10, 2020 to February 14, 2020, MNT 493,109,411.5 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Warmer days ahead
The weather is expected to be stable, with the cold easing in the next few days.
Renewing regulation on air quality improvement zones discussed
On February 13, the Council of the Governor of the Capital City discussed renewing the regulation on capital city’s zones of improving the air quality.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga did a working visit to the Kingdom of Norway on January 27-28. Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar gave an interview to the MONTSAME News Agency about the results of the visit.
G.Tumurchuluun: I found out from my students that my book was being sold at Cuban bookstores
Ch.Batzaya: Eagle-holding Kazakh man on horseback, towering Altai Mountains perfect combination