Mongolia to partner with Russia in science and higher education sector
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with Minister of Science and Higher Education Mikhail Mikhailovich Kotyukov on November 21.
Researchers present artifacts proving ancient Mongolians having lived in India
Co-organized by the Embassy of India in Mongolia, and the Indian Studies Center of Mongolia, a scientific conference took place under the theme, ‘Culture and traditions of the Indo-Mongoloids of Northern India and the Himalayas, and their ancient relations and similarities with Mongolians’ on November 20.
Temperature to drop in most parts of the country
Blizzards are expected in most parts of the western region, and northern parts of the central region, with winds reaching 24 m/sec at times today on November 21.
Second joint committee meeting between Agricultural Ministries of Mongolia and Canada takes place
As according to the Memorandum of Cooperation established between the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry of Mongolia (MFALI), and the Ministry of Agriculture and Agri-Food of Canada (AAFC) on September 28, 2010, the second joint committee meeting between the two ministries was held in Ulaanbaatar on November 20.
Ukrainians in Mongolia NGO established
The official opening of the non-governmental organization, ‘Ukrainians in Mongolia’, took place in Ulaanbaatar on November 16. Officially having registered on October 30, 2019, the organization is to run their operations in the legal framework of Mongolia. Honorary Consul from Ukraine to Mongolia T.Munkhbat, officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Internal Affairs, and the Governor’s Office of the Capital City, Consul of the Embassy of Ukraine to the People’s Republic of China Lilia Samoilova, citizens of Ukraine living in Ulaanbaatar, and board members of the Mongolia-Ukraine Friendship Society attended the ceremony.
Renovation for Erdenezuu Monastery completes
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has reported that the project on enhancing the services and restoring the exhibits of Erdenezuu Monastery.
‘Climate change adaptation in farming’ conference takes place
While the average temperature of the globe increased by 0.85°C in the past 80 years, the temperature has increased by 2.4°C, which is three times more. However, during this period of time, precipitation did not increase--instead, it decreased, causing the farming conditions of Mongolia to become even harder.
Governing body of Bratsk city of Russia works in Darkhan-Uul aimag
Mayor of the city of Bratsk in Irkutsk, Russia S.V.Serebrennikov held a meeting with Governor of Darkhan-Uul aimag S.Nasanbat, Deputy Governor A.Tuvshinbat, and other officials on November 19.
Representatives of Daegu city of ROK work in Arkhangai aimag
A group of representatives of culture and arts, and photography associations of Daegu city of the Republic of Korea led by Head of the Mongolian - S.Korean Society of the city Nam Sangdai did a working visit in Arkhangai aimag, and held a meeting with the aimag governor on November 18.
Memorandum signed for collaboration in protection of traditional sports and games
On November 18, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports has signed a Memorandum on protecting traditional sports and games of Mongolia, and promoting it to the public with UNESCO Traditional Sports and Games Ad Hoc Advisory Committee.
Medical instructors of regional centers to receive training in Japan
In aims of introducing and adapting the medical training practices of Japan in postgraduate training for medical specialists in Mongolia, doctors and medical instructors of Regional Diagnostic and Treatment Centers will be involved in training in two groups in Japan in November and December, 2019.
‘Altai without Borders’ first international festival takes place
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Khalkhin Gol Battles, an international festival named ‘Altai without Borders’ was organized for artists of Mongolia and Russia in the cities of Belokurikha and Biysk located in the Altai region of the Russian Federation between November 2 and 9.
Delegates attend BAM-AFI Global Green Finance Conference
Delegates from the Financial Regulatory Commission of Mongolia attended the Global Green Finance Conference, and Member Training on Inclusive Green Finance, that were co-organized by the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and Bank Al-Maghrib of Morocco (BAM) in Rabat, Morocco.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Nov 11-15/
During the week of November 11, 2019 to November 15, 2019, MNT 509,092,634.7 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Technology to improve leather quality possible to be introduced in Khovd
Specialist of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Ralph Abrise, and Consultant at Mongolian Association of Leather Industry Ian Leach worked in Khovd aimag.
Traders concern insufficient legal framework
About 300 thousand citizens work in the trade sector of Mongolia. However, the issue of insufficient legal framework for their rights and duties as well as no state organization in charge of the sector was highlighted at the discussion that took place under the theme, ‘Current state of the trade sector, pressing issues, and its solutions’, on November 14.
Cold weather in store for the weekends
Snowfall and strong blizzards are expected in most parts of the country, with temperature drops on November 16-17.
President of Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions attends Asia Social Dialogue Forum
Representatives of governments, trade unions, and businesses of 26 countries of Asia are convening at the Asia Social Dialogue Forum 2019 that is taking place in Seoul, ROK on November 12-13. The forum aims to share good practices on further developing social partnership in Asia, and improve initiative of the sides involved.
‘U-Money’ cards to be more accessible
On November 13, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan became acquainted with the situation of public transport with President of T-money of ROK Kim Tae-geuk in aims of improving the quality of public transport, and defining what needs to be focused in order to make the U-money e-payment system more accessible.
Delegates attend ‘Asia Pacific Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction Forum’
Advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Sayanaa, Deputy Head of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Colonel Ts.Ganzorig, and Head of the Foreign Relations Department Ch.Ariunaa are attending the Asia-Pacific Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction (APP-DRR) Forum, which is taking place in Brisbane, Australia on November 12-13.