I'm a CPC member: A special education teacher
"I think I've been pursuing the original aspiration as a CPC member to bring happiness to my students and to their families."
Mongolia to have 9 consecutive non-working days on Naadam Festival this year
At its last week’s session dated June 23, the cabinet made a decision to organize the celebration of the forthcoming Naadam Festival – commemorating the 2230th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian Statehood, 815th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire and 100th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia - without audience and with online live translation with a view to prevent from further local transmission of COVID-19 cases.
Dornod Polytechnic College receives Excavator Cat-330l
A fully operational CAT-330CL Excavator was handed over to Dornod Polytechnic College on June 4, 2021.
Psychological counseling room for teens renovated by Khan Bank Foundation, partner organizations
To improve learning environments for Mongolian youth, the Khan Bank Foundation supported the renovation of a new psychological counseling room for students of the Polytechnic College of Darkhan-Uul Province, and handed it over to the school’s management on June 6.
Benefits of being a country with good credit rating
For a country, good credit rating is a great opportunity to benefit from global financial markets. The international credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has assessed Mongolia's economic situation on a number of factors and announced that the country’s rating outlook is stable. The country has been assessed by the internationally renowned S&P from 1999 and by Fitch and Moody's since 2005.
Advisors to President of Mongolia appointed
On June 28, 2021, President of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh issued an ordinance, appointing his policy advisors as follows.
Golomt Bank signs second 3-year loan agreement with Enabling Qapital Investment Fund
On June 17, 2021, Golomt Bank successfully completed second loan agreement with Enabling Qapital AG for medium term funding of USD 5 million. We are very happy that Enabling Qapital AG has bestowed trust in Golomt bank and continued to support our clients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Youth Hackathon aims to unlock digital solutions on air pollution
On June 26, the online UNLEASH Hackathon kicked off with more than 100 young innovators from across Mongolia. The online programme will center around the creation of sustainable digital solutions to address air pollution in Mongolia for a healthy future. The Hackathon also allows participants to learn from UNICEF experts, scientists, community leaders, and entrepreneurs to address issues around air pollution and climate change.
Weekly review of parliamentary activities for June 21-25, 2021
June 21, 2021. MP Kh.Gankhuyag submitted the draft laws on amending the Law on Investment and the Law on Excise Tax to the Chairman of the State Great Hural G.Zandanshatar.
President Khurelsukh appoints Chief of Staff, National Security Council Secretary
Upon taking an oath of office, on June 25, President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh issued a decree on appointing Ya.Sodbaatar as the Chief of Staff of the Office of the President, dismissing U.Shijir. Sodbaatar served as Deputy Prime Minister in 2020-201 and Minister of Road and Transport Development in 2018-2019.
World political parties on CPC centenary: strong leadership indispensable
The strong leadership of the Communist Party of China is the decisive factor for China's success that has earned global respects, world party leaders say. #CPCcentenary
‘Strengthening Representative Bodies in Mongolia’ project board meets
‘Strengthening Representative Bodies in Mongolia’ (SRBM) project jointly implemented by SDC (Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation), UNDP and the Parliament Secretariat of Mongolia between 2017 and 2021 has successfully reached its completion.
U.S. President sends congratulatory note to Mongolian President
President of the United States of America Joe Biden sent, June 24th, a note congratulating President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh on his election.
Financial Regulatory Commission of Mongolia assumes chair of AFI regional platform
Mongolia’s Financial Regulatory Commission (FRC) and the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) are co-hosting two days of virtual meetings, during which FRC Chairperson Bayarsaikhan Dembereldash will assume the chair of the global network’s Eastern Europe & Central Asia Policy Initiative (ECAPI).
Peace Corps Mongolia Country Director awarded Order of Polar Star
On June 24, 2021 Deputy Foreign Minister Munkhjin Batsumberel presented the Order of Polar Star, the highest state honor, to Kim Mansaray, Country Director of Peace Corps Mongolia.
Foreign Minister attends Asia Pacific high-level conference on Belt and Road cooperation
On June 23 2021, H.E. Mrs. B.Battsetseg, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia attended the Asia Pacific High-level Conference on Belt and Road Cooperation organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China. Over 30 dignitaries, including the Presidents, Prime Ministers, Foreign Ministers from Belt and Road Initiative countries and heads of International Organizations spoke during the conference.
U.S. provides additional USD 250,000 to combat COVID-19 in Mongolia
The United States, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has committed an additional $250,000 (700 million MNT) to support the Government of Mongolia’s efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Erdenet Medipas to be taken back under state ownership
A press release issued by the cabinet secretariat on June 24, informed that the Erdenes Medipas hospital, which was built by MNT 64.8 billion investment by the Erdenet Mining Corporation, has been transferred to the private sector illegally.
Restrictions on some businesses extended for 10 days amid pandemic surge
State Emergency Commission held a meeting on June 23 to review about the current state of the pandemic in Mongolia and measures to take for combating the surge in community transmission cases.
Mongolian, Russian defense ministers meet in Moscow
Between June 22 and 23, Minister of Defense G.Saikhanbayar is taking part in the IX Moscow Conference on International Security. During the visit to Russia, Mongolian Minister of Defense Saikhanbayar and Russian Minister of Defense Sergey Shoygu held a bilateral meeting to exchange views about a wide range of issues concerning military and technical cooperation between Mongolia and Russia.