Deputy Minister of Construction receives Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S Embassy
Deputy Minister of Construction and Urban Development B.Munkhbaatar received officials led by Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia Gregory May and Senior Specialist at the Department of Economy and Trade Michael Richmond on November 6.
Model project on animal identification to be implemented in Uvurkhangai
The project to test the renewed animal identification and registration system will be implemented in Bayangol, Guchin-Us, and Uyanga soums of Uvurkhangai aimag, involving 190 thousand livestock of 356 herder families. In partnership with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry is to implement the technical assistance project for three years from May 2019.
JICA project for earthquake disaster protection closes
‘Strengthening the National Capacity for Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia’ has been successfully co-implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in 2017-2019 and the closing ceremony for the project was held on November 5.
Partnership agreement to be established with Uijeongbu city of ROK
The conditions to have 180 citizens of Uvurkhangai aimag work in three cities of the Republic of Korea is being created.
Meeting held with official of Competition and Market Authority of Italy
Executives of the Government Agency for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection received Head of the Department in charge of matters related to the European Union at the Competition and Market Authority of Italy, Gianluca Sepe on October 31.
Bayankhongor aimag hospital to partner with hospital of ROK
With the support of Speaker G.Zandanshatar, a partnership agreement has been signed between Ajou University Hospital of Suwon, Republic of Korea, and Urguu Maternity Hospital of the Capital City and Hospital of Bayankhongor aimag.
Food nutrition of Mongolians discussed with WHO official
Deputy Minister of Health L.Byambasuren received Technical Lead for Nutrition at the WHO Regional Office for Western Pacific Dr. Juliawati Untoro on November 1.
Mongolian cosmetics manufacturers to enter the European market
On November 1, the EU-funded Trade Related Assistance of Mongolia (TRAM) project and the Mongolian Cosmetics Cluster NGO co-organized the ‘Mongolian Cosmetics Cluster partnership event’ at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI).
First Veterinarian Conference takes place
Under the auspices of the Prime Minister of Mongolia, the First Veterinarian Conference was organized at the State House on November 1. Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh gave opening remarks, and Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan did a presentation under the theme, ‘State policy on the veterinarian sector, and objectives’. Over 850 representatives of veterinarians in rural areas and the capital city attended the conference.
Assessment system and financing in ‘Green buildings’ discussed
On November 1, the Ministry of Construction and Urban Development organized a meeting under the theme, ‘Assessment system and financing mechanisms for sustainable green buildings’, for state and private-owned entities.
Eagles come back after migrating to Himalayas
Trained eagles of eagle hunters of Bayan-Ulgii aimag that were set free in the wild have come back after migrating to the Himalayas covering over 6,000 kilometers.
Blizzard warning issued for some parts of the country
Snow and blizzards are expected in the northern parts of central and eastern aimags, with temperature drops in the eastern region today.
About 800 Chinese citizens deported
The Mongolia Immigration Agency has reported that about 800 Chinese citizens that worked in Mongolia despite entering with a 30-day tourist and business visa are being deported by special duty train.
‘Culture and Arts Management in Mongolia’ program successfully completes
In the framework of the partnership with the Institute of Media Studies at FU Berlin of Germany with the support of the Culture and Arts Support Fund of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, an advanced-level professional development exchange program for young leaders in culture and arts administration and management was organized in the cities of Ulaanbaatar and Berlin in September and October.
Deputy Agriculture Minister attends Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry J.Saule attended the ‘Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019’ that took place in Manila, Philippines on October 28-30.
77 percent of cancer patients diagnosed in later stages
Of the 4,412 people that died due to cancer in Mongolia in 2018, 77 percent were diagnosed in the later stages of the disease. Participants of the conference held under the theme, ‘21st century - Cancer-free Mongolia’, initiated by the Mongolian National Broadcaster highlighted the higher chance of effective treatment for cancer when diagnosed early.
Calm weather expected in most parts of the country
Calm weather and warm temperatures are expected during the daytime in most parts of the country for recent days.
CDIO standard and methodology successfully introduced
Advisor to the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports J.Khatanbaatar received Senior Director of Programmes and Partnership at Temasek Foundation of Singapore Stanley Lee on October 30.
Minister of Construction and Urban Development receives Ambassador of Kazakhstan
Minister of Construction and Urban Development Kh.Badelkhan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Zhalgas Zh. Adilbayev on October 28.