Education Minister meets German Ambassador
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Mongolia Stefan Duppel on June 24.
Cooperation to be developed with Norway in veterinary sector
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule received representatives of the Norwegian Veterinary Institute led by Director for Research and Internationalisation Carlos Goncalo Das Neves on June 21.
Rain expected in most parts of the country
Rain is expected in eastern Tuv aimag and in some parts of Khentii and Sukhbaatar aimags today on June 25, and in most parts of the country in the next couple of days. Most parts of the country are expected to receive above-average rainfall in July.
Closing meeting for BIOFIN project takes place
The closing meeting of the project, ‘The Biodiversity Finance Initiative’ (BIOFIN), co-implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the UNDP took place on June 20 to review the project implementation.
International delegates discuss effect on creating jobs in tourism sector
The high-level policy forum, KOPIST (Korea Partnership Initiative on Sustainable Tourism), took place in Jeju, South Korea on June 21-24.
Women inventors participate in an international exhibition
The Korea International Women’s Invention Exposition took place at the Korea International Exhibition Center in South Korea on June 20-23.
Partnership agreement for Kharkhorin expedition extended
Director of the Institute of Pre- and Early Historical Archeology at the University of Bonn, Prof. Dr. Jan Bemmann and President of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences D.Regdel signed a memorandum to extend the duration of the partnership agreement for the Mongolian-German Kharkhorin Expedition. With the memorandum, the agreement is extended by 5 years until 2024.
Training takes place to enhance teaching methodology of university professors
In partnership with Singapore Polytechnic, CDIO trainings have been conducted to build the capacity of professors in higher education institutes in the framework of the Higher Education Reform Project since 2015.
Importance of joining forces against tuberculosis emphasized
The second international conference under the theme, ‘Seeking ways to eliminate tuberculosis in Asia’, took place in Ulaanbaatar on June 19-20. According to estimations of the World Health Organizations, the number of new TB cases reached 10 million globally, of which 60 percent have been registered in Asia.
UB hosts FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup for the first time
he FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup kicked off at the Sukhbaatar Square on June 3. Recognized as an Olympic sport, it is the first time for the 3x3 Basketball World Cup to be organized in Mongolia. The tournament was being organized under the auspices of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh in the capital city.
Badminton athletes of seven countries competing in Mongolia
The Mongolia Junior International Series 2019 is taking place in Ulaanbaatar on June 18-23, organized by the Mongolian Badminton Association. Organized for the third consecutive year, 99 athletes representing Thailand, India, Macau, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea, and Mongolia are putting their skills to the test.
A.Enkhtuul wins gold from 20th ASEAN + Age Group Chess Championship
Woman Grandmaster A.Enkhtuul has won the gold medal from the blitz competition of the 20th ASEAN + Age Group Chess Championship.
Innovation & Investment Forum takes place
At the initiation of Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar, a forum took place under the theme, ‘Innovation & Investment Forum’, on June 20.
Foreign Minister meets famous film producer
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received New Zealand film producer Tim Coddington on June 19.
Men’s 3x3 basketball team wins Russian team
The 2019 FIBA 3x3 World Cup kicked off in Amsterdam, Netherlands yesterday on June 18. It is the first time for the women’s 3x3 basketball team of Mongolia to compete in the World Cup, in which teams of 20 countries are participating.
Awards presented to Mongolian peacekeepers
On June 18, awards were presented to the Mongolian soldiers who successfully served in international peacekeeping operations.
Mental calculation athletes competing in international competition
Nine athletes of the Mongolian Intellectual Academy are competing in the WISF Issyk-Kul 2019 International Mental Arithmetic Olympiad, which is taking place in Issyk Kul, Kyrgyzstan on June 16-20.
T.Munkhzul becomes Mongolia's first female medalist of continental championship
The 2019 Asian Continental Chess Championship took place in Xingtai, China on June 7-15, with involvement of more than 100 athletes from over 20 countries.
Spirit of Ballet international ballet concert to take place
Today, June 18, the second gala concert 'Spirit of Ballet' for international youth ballet dancers is going to be held in the framework of the Classical Arts-III programme with the support of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports and in partnership with the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.
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