‘Aravt’ equestrian marathon kicks off
The International Army Games kicked off in 10 countries of the world at the same time on August 3. The new event for the games--’Aravt’ equestrian marathon is taking place at the General Training Center of the Mongolian Armed Forces.
S.Battsetseg and Kh.Bolortuya win gold medals
The 28th W. Ziolkowski Memorial tournament and the 23rd Poland Open International Tournament took place in Warsaw, Poland on August 2-4. From the 20 wrestlers that competed in the two tournaments, nine athletes qualified for medal matches, winning 2 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals.
National database for trade to be established
An agreement to establish a national integrated database for foreign trade was signed by IFC Country Representative Rufat Alimardanov and Director General of the Customs General Administration B.Asralt on August 1.
Stock Exchange weekly review /July 29-August 2/
During the week of July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, MNT 377,512,569 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Altangerel becomes Asian karate champion for the second time
The 18th Kyokushin All Asia Weight Category Karate Championships took place in Shanghai, China on July 27.
JICA to implement project on 10,000 programmers
Officer in charge of innovation and technology projects M.Khaliunbat and Head of the Industrial Development Innovation Agency B.Bat-Erdene held a meeting with representatives led by Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Tamura Eriko on July 31.
Para-athletics team successfully participate in World Para Athletics Grand Prix
320 athletes of 40 countries competed in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix 2019, which took place in Bydgoszcz, Poland last weekend. The national para-athletics team has successfully participated in the grand prix tournament.
Insulated ger with new design shows good results
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan received the project team of ‘New Home’ led by project director Peter F. Meurs on July 31.
NEMA to introduce comprehensive system on hazard management with United States Forest Service
First Deputy Head of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Brigadier General G.Ariunbuyan received defense attaché of the U.S. to Mongolia, Lieutenant Colonel Philip Shuang Luu on July 31.
‘Classical Melody’ orchestra concert to take place at the bank of Kherlen River
Dornod aimag announced the year of 2019 as the year to support tourism. In its framework, a decision has been made to annually organize the orchestra concert, ‘Classical Melody’, by the Musical Drama Theatre of the aimag at the ‘Nairamdal’ park near the bank of Kherlen River on August 4 from this year on.
Field school for Mongolian studies kicks off
The 1st annual Inter-disciplinary Mongolia Field School Program organized by the American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) kicked off at the Ulaanbaatar city Public Library on July 30.
August expected to be warmer than average
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring has reported that temperature is expected to be 0.5-1.5 degrees Celsius warmer than average in most parts of the country in August.
Ambulance donated to hospital in Mandal soum of Selenge aimag
Rotary clubs of 10 countries, such as Japan, Mongolia, and Taiwan, donated an ambulance to the hospital in Mandal soum of Selenge aimag. Deputy Governor of Selenge aimag B.Narantuya received the vehicle on July 30.
Erdenedalai soum to partner with Bayandayevsky district of Irkutsk
Delegates led by Governor of Erdenedalai soum of Dundgobi aimag S.Munkhbaatar worked in the Bayandayevsky district of Irkutsk Oblast, Russia from June 24 to July 1.
Mongolian dancer wins 1st place at international dance competition
Young artist and dancer of the Mongolian Grand Theatre of National Arts B.Erdenebayar performed a traditional folk dance of Ukraine in the ethnic dance division of the 16th Seoul International Dance Competition 2019, and won the first place. The international dance competition took place in Seoul, Republic of Korea on July 19-24.
Australian e-sports team with Mongolian player wins USD 30 thousand
A regional qualifier tournament for the StarLadder Berlin Major, a large scale international championship tournament for the online game, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, was held in Berlin, Germany between July 24 and 28.
Foreign Minister receives South Korean Ambassador Jeong Jae Nam
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Jeong Jae Nam for completing his mission in Mongolia on July 29.
Governor S.Amarsaikhan meets Governor of Okazaki
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan held a meeting with Governor of Okazaki city of Aichi prefecture, Japan Yasuhiro Uchida on July 26.
B.Enkhkhuslen sets national record
Four Mongolian athletes competed in the FINA World Championships that took place in Gwangju, Republic of Korea between July 12 and 28. On July 26, Kh.Enkhzul participated in the women’s 50m butterfly event, swimming a time of 30.80.
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