Primary health care quality and accessibility to be improved
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel received Korea Foundation for International Healthcare (KOFIH) Chairman Choi Moo Jin, KOFIH Foreign Cooperation Director Choi Hyun Joo and KOFIH Foreign Cooperation Manager, WHO Representative Sergey Diorditsa on February 26.
MCAA officials attend airport transition course in South Korea
Led by First Deputy-Director of the Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia (MCAA) B.Altantsom, the workforce to transition Chinggis Khaan International Airport to the new airport in Khushig Valley is attending a 4-day-course, which is from February 26 to March 1, at the Incheon Airport Aviation Academy in South Korea.
Judo athlete M.Urantsetseg leads world ranking
With the Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2019 having taken place recently, the International Judo Federation has updated its judo world ranking.
Chinese Embassy to support ‘Mongolia without Tuberculosis’ project
The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia has donated CNY100,000 to support the humanitarian project, ‘Mongolia without Tuberculosis’, initiated by Miss E.Enkhriimaa. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the PRC to Mongolia Xing Haiming presented the donation to the ‘Enkhrii Erdene’ fund in the framework of the project, ‘Together against Tuberculosis - Mongolia-China Friendship’, today on February 27. First Lady of the People’s Republic of China Peng Liyuan is to also support the project.
Workshop on active surveillance on medical aid infection takes place
In the frameworks of the Fifth Health Sector Development Project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Ministry of Health organized a workshop under the topic, ‘Active Surveillance on Infection caused by Medical Services’, took place at the Third Central Hospital on February 21-22.
Mongolia-China humanitarian partnership reaches a new level
On February 25, the 2nd Meeting of the Mongolia-China Joint Council on Humanitarian Exchange took place in Beijing, China. The two sides discussed the implementation of the goals that were set at the first meeting in 2018 as well as the council’s plan for 2019.
‘The Colors’ to perform at SXSW Music Festival
The Mongolian post-punk, electronic rock band ‘The Colors’ is to showcase at the SXSW Music Festival, which will be taking place in the city of Austin in Texas, USA between March 11-17.
Minister Ch.Ulaan receives AmCham Mongolia Representatives
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan received Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia Oybek N. Khalilov, Executive Director O.Adiya and other representatives of AmCham on February 22.
Stock Exchange weekly review /February 18-22/
During the week of February 18, 2019 to February 22, 2019, MNT10,626,275,840 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
FAO Representative works in Choibalsan city
At the invitation of the Governor of Dornod aimag, a delegation led by Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Vinod Ahuja, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Laurentiu Hristea and EU Cooperation Team Leader Pierre-Yves Lucas went on a working visit to Dornod aimag on February 25. In the frameworks of the visit, they held meetings with the aimag governor and officials to discuss results of current projects as well as further partnership.
MIAT receives ‘Most Distinctive Airline’ award
The MIAT Mongolian Airlines was presented the ‘Most Distinctive Airline’ award at the annual Guangzhou International Travel Fair that took place in China. 956 tourism and airline companies of 45 countries participated at this year’s fair, which has been taking place for 25 years in Guangzhou city.
Wheelchairs presented to people with disabilities
Representative of the Taipei Trade and Economic Representative Office in Ulaanbaatar Huang Kuo-Jung presented 35 wheelchairs to the Development Center for People with Disabilities.
Judo athletes grab 1 silver and 3 bronze medals from Dusseldorf Grand Slam
Of the 19 judo athletes competed in the Dusseldorf Grand Slam, which took place on February 22-24, and the athletes grabbed 1 silver and 3 bronze medals.
Equipment to physically simulate earthquake to be installed
In partnership with JICA, the National Emergency Management Agency has finished preparing for the installation of the earthquake simulation equipment at the Ulaanbaatar Training and Methodology Center for Disaster Protection.
Foreign Minister attends 18th Winter Meeting of OSCE PA
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar is attending the 18th Winter Meeting of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA), which is taking place in Vienna, Austria on February 21-22. About 300 government representatives of 57 countries are participating in the meeting to discuss matters related to regional political and security affairs, economics, environment and human rights.
Nursing equipment presented to Regional Diagnostic and Treatment Center of Orkhon aimag
The Taipei Trade and Economic Representative Office presented nursing tools and equipments, wheelchairs and exam table for children.
Marathon athlete B.Munkhzaya qualifies for World Championship and Tokyo 2020 Olympics
IM B.Munkhzaya has taken the 6th place at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon, finishing the race in 2 hours 35 minutes and 44 seconds. With this achievement, she qualifies for the 2019 World Championships in Athletics in Qatar as well as the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Representatives of Umnugobi Emergency Management Agency attend seminar in Los Angeles
Representatives of the Emergency Management Agency of Umnugobi aimag are attending the seminar, ‘Regional partnership during emergencies’, that is taking place in Los Angeles, USA. The seminar is being attended by representatives of 11 countries.
Agricultural Minister receives Swiss Development Agency Director
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan received Director of Cooperation and Consul General at Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) Gabriella Spirli today on February 20.
Mongolia to work towards becoming free of several livestock diseases
The National Veterinary Sector Conference took place at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry yesterday on February 19. Executives and officials of the General Authority for Veterinary Services and its partner organizations as well as the authorities for veterinary services of the 21 aimags and the capital attended the conference.