Workforce of U.S. Embassy works in Uvurkhangai aimag
A working group led by U.S. Embassy Assistant Public Affairs Officer Adam Hennings worked in Arvaikheer city, holding a meeting with the aimag governing body to discuss partnership in the sectors of culture and education.
Asian Jiu Jitsu Championship to take place in Ulaanbaatar
The 4th Asian Jiu Jitsu Championship will be taking place in Ulaanbaatar on July 14-22.
Young Hollywood actor portrays Mongolian herder boy
The Burn Your Maps film directed by the famous Hollywood director Jordan Roberts will be officially released in the coming month. The film plot revolves around a young boy who dreams of becoming a Mongolian herder, who is played by a young actor named Jacob Trambley known for his role in The Room.
Seminar organized for disaster response volunteers
In partnership with the Red Cross Committee of Gobi-Altai aimag and World Vision Mongolia, the Emergency Management Agency of Gobi-Altai aimag organized a seminar to prepare volunteers for disaster response.
Actress I.Odonchimeg attends conference at Asian Film and TV Week
State Honored Actress I.Odonchimeg is attending a conference, with the theme of Asian civilizations, in the frameworks of the Asian Film and TV Week, which is being held from May 16 to 21 in China.
Temperature to rise in most parts of the country
Light rain is expected in the western parts of western aimags on May 22, in the northern parts of western aimags and western parts of central aimags on May 23. Rain is also expected in some parts of western and central aimags and northern parts of eastern aimags on May 24, in aimags in the central, eastern and gobi region on May 25. Wet snow is expected in mountainous areas.
One stop service center for abuse victims opens
A 24/7 one stop service center to assist abuse victims in health care and give legal assistance was opened in Dornod aimag.
Mercy Corps Mongolia organizes seminar on livestock measures during disasters
A seminar under the theme, ‘Instructions and standard for livestock measures during disasters’, was organized for corresponding officials of the agricultural departments of Erdenebulgan, Ulziit, Battsengel, Ikhtamir, Undur-Ulaan, Khairkhan, Chuluut, Tsetserleg, Erdenemandal and Jargalant soums on May 15-16.
Grand prize winner of Asian Championship of Folklore to win 4,000 euros
The first ever Asian Championship of Folklore - Asia Folk 2019 will be taking place in Ulaanbaatar on June 12-16.
Mongolian wrestlers grab 23 medals from Baikal Open
From the Baikal Open IT Prix that took place in Ulan-Ude, Russia on May 17-19, the team of Mongolian athletes won 5 gold, 7 silver and 11 bronze medals.
30 thousand people participate in Ulaanbaatar Marathon
In the frameworks of the 380th anniversary of the establishment of Ulaanbaatar city, the annual international Ulaanbaatar Marathon took place on May 18.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 13-17/
During the week of May 13, 2019 to May 17, 2019, MNT2,572,635,183.49 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
26 Mongolian judo athletes to compete in Hohhot Grand Prix
As a part of the IJF World Tour, the Hohhot Grand Prix 2019 is to take place on May 24-26. 379 athletes of 46 countries will be competing in the tournament.
UNFPA donates long-distance diagnosis equipment
In the frameworks of establishing emergency medical aid training stations for the National Center for Maternal and Child Health of Mongolia as well as in 21 aimags with the financing of MNT 2.4 billion, the UNFPA donated the necessary equipment for long-distance diagnosis as well as the equipment for emergency medical aid training, of which total worth is over MNT 50 million, to the birthing unit of the Bayankhongor aimag hospital.
Institute of Disaster Studies signs partnership protocol with Krasnoyarsk State Agrarian University
The Institute of Disaster Studies at the National Emergency Management Agency has signed a partnership protocol with the Krasnoyarsk State Agrarian University to conduct joint research.
Local governments summit in Northeast Asia to take place in Tuv aimag
The preliminary meeting for the 24th Local Governments Meeting in the Northeast Asia took place on May 16.
Expansion of the State Conservatory to be resolved next year
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg and Cabinet Secretariat of the Government L.Oyun-Erdene became acquainted with the operations of the State Conservatory of Mongolia on May 15.
National Science and Technology Council convenes
The National Science and Technology Council held its first meeting for 2019 on May 15. With Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg as the chair, the council discussed the current state of the sector, pressing issues, goals as well as the report for 2018 and plans for 2019.
UNDP Representative requests Capital City Mayor to have SDGs in Ulaanbaatar approved
On May 14, Capital City Governor S.Amarsaikhan received UN Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Mongolia Beate Trankmann to discuss the project to localize Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Ulaanbaatar as according to the memorandum of understanding signed between the UNDP and Ulaanbaatar city in 2016.
38 films to compete in Altan Khalis International Film Festival
The films selected for the official competition section of the 7th Altan Khalis International Film Festival, organized by the Mongolian Film Institute, has recently been announced. From the 480 films of 64 countries received, 38 short films were selected for this year’s film festival.