NSO Chairperson holds meeting with Smart Government project representatives
Chairperson of the National Statistics Office of Mongolia (NSO) A.Ariunzaya held a meeting with representatives of the Smart Government project being implemented by the Government of Mongolia with soft financing from the World Bank on January 15.
Disaster protection training and methodology center opened in the northern region
In partnership with the Governor’s Office of Orkhon aimag, and World Vision Mongolia, the center for the northern region - Emergency Management Agency of the aimag is successfully implementing the project, ‘Disaster resilient cities’, in aims of reducing the disaster risks of cities, improving disaster management and capacity.
National University of Mongolia to partner with Maxim Gorky Literature Institute
Director of School of Sciences of the National University of Mongolia D.Zayabaatar, and Rector of Maxim Gorky Literature Institute A.N.Varmalov signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on January 14.
Group of gazelles spotted migrating near Sainshand
A group of gazelles has been spotted migrating near Sainshand city of Dornogobi aimag. Specialist of the Environment and Tourism Department of the aimag reported that the group came in search of dry land as there has been a large amount of snowfall in the aimags of Khentii, Dornod, and Sukhbaatar in the eastern region.
Minister Yo.Baatarbileg holds meeting with Cultural Minister of Buryatia
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with Minister of Culture of the Republic of Buryatia of the Russian Federation S.B.Dagaeva on January 13.
Academician J.Amarsanaa receives award named after State Honored Lawyer B.Chimid
On the occasion of the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the Constitution, the award named after State Honored Lawyer B.Chimid was presented to Honored Lawyer J.Amarsanaa on January 13.
Snowfall expected in the southern region
Snow is expected in the southern region in the coming days, reports the National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring.
Today marks the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia
Today marks the 28th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia. Mongolia has had four constitutions in its history with each of its discussions held in 1924, 1940, 1960, and 1992 respectively.
Stock Exchange weekly review /January 6-10/
During the week of January 6, 2019 to January 10, 2019, MNT 308,323,054 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Workshop on green purchase takes place for specialists
In aims of giving support to the economy of Asian countries, contributing to reducing poverty, developing green economy, and supporting them in their transition into a successful economy with low carbon and zero waste, the SWITCH-Asia project is being implemented since 2007.
Winners of the 2nd annual English essay contest awarded
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the MONTSAME National News Agency in collaboration with the British Embassy in Mongolia, organized the second annual contest in English among 10th to 12th-grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar.
IM D.Erdenebileg leads national draught players
With the seasonal rating of the World Draughts Federation (FMJD) updated, there have been changes in the ranking for Mongolian draught players.
‘August’ esports team of Mongolia wins first match against ‘OneThree’ esports team of China
The matches for the Asia closed qualifier of IEM Katowice 2020, the first large-scale international esports tournament of the year, is currently taking place. In the first stage of the qualifier, ‘August’ Mongolian esports team faced off against the team of ‘OneThree’, coming out victorious. Their next match is against the team ‘ViCi’.
Training on gender and human rights organized for executive officials
In the framework of the project, ‘Towards a Professional and Citizen-centred Civil Service in Mongolia’, being implemented with the support of United Nations Development Programme, training was organized for executive officials of governing bodies of the capital city, and its districts on January 7.
Attestation conducted on factories involved in programmes
In aims of assessing the implementation, and current state of the programmes ‘Mongolia Sustainable Development Vision 2030’, ‘Cashmere’, and ‘Industrialization 21:100’, and determining future measures, attestations have been conducted at wool and cashmere factories.
Rangers conduct study on wildlife of the western region
Over 2,600 photos have been captured as a result of the study conducted with automated cameras by the Otgontenger State Special Protected Area. Over 40 automated cameras are regularly used in order to collect detailed information on the locations of wild animals and their numbers.
Temperature drop expected following snowfall on January 9
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring reports that a slight temperature fall is expected throughout the country.
Air pollution reportedly reduced by 49.6 percent
Officials of the Emergency Management Agency of the Capital City has assessed the supply and distribution of refined fuel at 359 sales points located in six districts of the capital city.
North East Asia Regional Youth Forum to be organized in Ulaanbaatar
Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of social development issues Sh.Ankhmaa received representatives led by Secretary-General of the Association of North East Asia Regional Governments (NEAR) Kim Okchae on January 3.