Minister of Agriculture meets business entities of cashmere industry
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan along with officials of the ministry took part in monthly ‘Business breakfast’ meeting hosted by the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) to exchange opinions with business people from the agricultural industry.
Challenges of foreign exchange reserves growth discussed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Bank of Mongolia hosted a discussion with a theme ‘Foreign exchange reserves’ on November 29 with participation of delegates of mining, cashmere and transportation companies with earnings in foreign currencies, business entities, commercial banks, economic research and educational institutions and corresponding government organizations.
Mongolian-Russian Treaty on Comprehensive Strategic Partnership ratified
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Parliament adopted a bill on ratifying the Treaty on Friendly Relations and Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between Mongolia and the Russian Federation on November 28.
ADB, Mongolia's Milko Sign Deal to Expand Dairy Operations and Improve Rural Livelihoods
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 28, Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a local currency loan equivalent to $7.5 million with Milko LLC (Milko), a member of the Teso group (Teso) and a leading dairy company in Mongolia, to support the company’s plans to expand its dairy operations, while empowering women and men throughout its supply chain.
Central bank reports on current financial situation
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 28, the Bank of Mongolia delivered a report on timely issues concerning the economy of Mongolia.
Forum of Mongolian research students in Japan held in Tokyo
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Embassy of Mongolia in Tokyo, Japan and the Association of Mongolian Doctoral Students in Japan organized a forum under the theme ‘Science for the country’s development’ on November 23 at the Embassy in Tokyo.
Republic Day and Mongolia-Thailand diplomatic anniversary celebrated in Bangkok
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On 25 November, the Embassy of Mongolia in the Kingdom of Thailand hosted a reception on the occasion of the 95th Republic Day of Mongolia and the 45th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Kingdom of Thailand.
Trade turnover of Mongolia and Argentine reaches USD 3 million
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Delegates from the Embassy of Argentina in Beijing, China arrived in Mongolia to hold meeting at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, discussing the possibilities to boost economic and trade partnership of the two nations.
National program to develop amenity services adopted
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 28, the cabinet approved a national program on development of amenity services industry. The required funding for the program implementation will be reflected in government’s annual general direction and state and local budgets, to be financed by assistance and loans from international organizations and foreign countries.
Mongolia to deliver assistance to bush fire-affected areas of Australia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At its regular meeting held today, November 28, the Cabinet of Mongolia decided to deliver assistance worth USD 45 thousand to Australia concerning the bushfires burning across the country.
UNDP Resident Representative for Mongolia presents credentials
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 25, the newly-appointed United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) Resident Representative for Mongolia, Ms. Elaine Conkievich presented her credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Tsogtbaatar Damdin at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Tribute paid to Statue of Chinggis Khaan on Day of National Pride
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. People of Mongolia are celebrating the 857th anniversary of the birth of Chinggis Khaan today as the Day of National Pride. It is a tradition the authorities of the Mongolian government to pay tribute to the statue of Chinggis Khaan commemorating the anniversary every year.
Mongolia receives pair of MiG-29UB fighter jet from Russia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 26 the Day of Proclamation marking the 95th anniversary of the adoption of the first Constitution of Mongolia, proclaiming the Mongolian People’s Republic. Mongolia received two MiG-29UB fighter jet, donated by Russia within the framework of the Mongolian-Russian military and technical cooperation agreement.
Ambassador T.Tugsbilguun meets President of National Assembly of Thailand
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On 26 November, H.E. Mr. Tugsbilguun Tumurkhuleg, Ambassador of Mongolia to Thailand paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Chuan Leekpai, President of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Thailand and Speaker of the House of Representatives.
The Hu awarded Order of Chinggis Khaan, supreme state prize in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 857th anniversary of the birth of Chinggis Khaan, which is being celebrated as the Day of National Pride today, November 27, an award ceremony of the Order of Chinggis Khaan, the most prestigious and supreme state prize was organized at the State House.
Constitutional amendment ratified, remarks by President of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the adoption of the First Mongolian Constitution and the Day of Proclamation of Republic, a ceremony for ratifying the Constitutional Amendment took place in the Chamber of Nine White Banners of the State Palace today.
Today marks National Pride Day in honor of birth anniversary of Chinggis Khaan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The National Pride Day is being celebrated today in Mongolia, marking the 857th anniversary of birth of Great Chinggis Khaan, which customarily falls on the first day of winter according to the Mongolian Lunar Calendar.
Green Passport application to encourage eco-friendly attitudes
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Upon the initiative of Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat, about 120 thousand students of secondary and high schools in Mongolia have joined the ‘Green Passport’ campaign and using ‘Green Passport’ record-keeping book for environmental education.
Int’l writers discuss literature of World Mongolians
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On November 22, academic conference under the topic ‘’Today and Future of Literature of World Mongolians’ was organized at the Bogd Khan Palace Museum. The forum, organized by the Ulaanbaatar University, Bogd Khan Palace Museum, Shine Myangan literary union, and Gan Zam Press Center, brought together writers from Mongolia, the Republic of Buryatia of Russia, and Inner Mongolia of China.
First gas station convenience store in Mongolia opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The first ever chain convenience store in Mongolia ‘Circle K’ and ‘Magnai Trade’, Mongolia’s leading petroleum importer and distributor have been working together to implement a strategic partnership agreement project of a filling station with convenience store.