Mongolian startups present their business at Google Asia HQ in Singapore
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. 27 startup companies from Mongolia took part in the Mongolian Startup Showcase 2019 (MSS) event jointly organized by the Mongolian Embassy in Singapore and Mongolian START Company. Within the framework of the event, the Mongolian entrepreneurs presented their businesses on October 14 at the Google Asia Pacific Headquarters in Singapore.
Mongolia-China diplomatic anniversary ceremony organized in Beijing
Beijing /MONTSAME/. A ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and People’s Republic of China was organized by Mongolian Embassy in China and Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries in Beijing, China on October 16.
Labor Minister meets IOM delegate
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Labor and Social Protection, Mr. S.Chinzorig welcomed International Organization for Migration (IOM) Chief of Mission for China and Mongolia Giuseppe Crocetti at the Parliament House in Ulaanbaatar on October 18. The meeting focused on IOM’s newly launched project on internal migration.
Central bank presents monetary policy stance for 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 21, the Bank of Mongolia organized an open discussion on the monetary policy of Mongolia for the third year with a view to shed light on the formulation of the country’s monetary policy outline on the basis of macro-economic factors and basic economic indicators.
International cultural event held in Darkhan-Uul aimag
Darkhan-Uul /MONTSAME/. ‘International Cultural Event’ was organized in Darkhan-Uul aimag at the initiative of volunteers of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Governor’s Office of Darkhan-uul aimag and Darkhan-Japanese Center. The cultural event aimed at promoting the language, culture and arts of Mongolia, Japan, South Korea and the USA.
'Parasite' wins Ulaanbaatar Film Festival Award 'Falcon'
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Ulaanbaatar City Mayor’s Office, Arts and Culture Department of the Capital City and Arts Council of Mongolia jointly organized the 11th edition of Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival in cooperation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation /SDC/, the Embassy of Germany, the Embassy of France, the Embassy of Australia, Goethe-Institute Mongolia, Nomadia Pictures Co.,Ltd.
Tax exemption approved on vehicles to be provided by Mongolian-German project
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 17, bill on excise tax exemption was passed by the first discussion of the Parliament of Mongolia. The bill was submitted together with a bill on ratification of financial cooperation agreement of the Biodiversity and Adaptation to Climate Change-II project between the Government of Mongolia and Germany.
Defense Minister of Mongolia visiting China
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Defense N.Enkhbold is paying a working visit to the People’s Republic of China upon the invitation of Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe and held official talks with the Chinese minister.
Ministry of Health holds policy dialogue with China
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 16-17, Ministry of Health Mongolia held a policy dialogue with the National Center for Sexually Transmitted Infections of China on joint collaboration to strengthen the national capacity and response to sexually transmitted infection (STI) epidemics through proposed initiatives by the Government of China.
Free early detection cancer tests to be offered for eligible people
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 17, Parliament adopted bills on amendments to Law on Health and Law on Health Insurance. The draft laws regulate public involvement in analysis and screening for early detection of different kinds of cancer.
‘I am the Sun’ wins Best Picture at Ulaanbaatar Int’l Film Festival
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. 11th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival is currently running until October 20. This year, the film festival is coinciding with the 380th anniversary of the Ulaanbaatar city.
Workshop organized to advance health technology assessment
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 17, a two-day capacity building workshop on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) was organized for policy makers, researchers, health economists and clinicians from different health organizations including MoH, CHD, HIGA, university and hospitals, to enable them provide well-informed evidence in health decision making by equipping them with practical skills in the deployment of HTA tools based on selected cases and international practices.
Initial talks held on ‘Future Proofing’ health system of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Initial talks with the Ministry of Health Mongolia (MOH) on building a strategic dialogue on the country’s health future took place on October 16 during the mission of Dr Gundo Weiler, Director of the Department of Data, Strategy and Innovation (DSI), the World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific (WRPO), and Ms Amy Cawthorne, Technical Officer, DSI, WPRO, to the country.
MUST offering joint programs with Japanese universities
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. An extension agreement of Joint Bachelor program being carried out by the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) and Japanese Universities was signed by Ph.D. B.Ochirbat, President of MUST and Yukawa Takashi, Vice President of Nagaoka University of Technology.
Exhibition tracing back the history of Mongolia-China relations opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 16, the day of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, an exhibition “Friendship cooperation – Cultural heritages” opened at the National Museum of Mongolia.
France to provide emergency rescue helicopters and vehicles
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. National Emergency Management Agency of Mongolia (NEMA) has been working to implement a project aimed at supporting the field of emergency management in cooperation with the Directorate of Civil Defense and Security of France. A financial agreement of the project was signed on October 16 at the State House in Ulaanbaatar, by Mongolia’s Finance Minister Ch.Khurelbaatar and Ambassador of France to Mongolia Philippe Merlin.
CO measurement devices to be provided to health centers in UB
On October 16, the Cabinet resolved funding of MNT 330 million for purchasing and installing Carbon Monoxide Detection and Measurement Devices at the Newborn and Maternity Health Center, National Center for Public Health, health centers and clinics of districts. The funding will be drawn from the government’s reserve fund.
Postage stamp dedicated to diplomatic anniversary of Mongolia and China issued
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A postage stamp commemorating the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China was released on October 16 at the State House.