Repayment of soft mortgage loans postponed temporarily
The Bank of Mongolia, the Ministry of Finance, the Mongolian Mortgage Corporation HFC LLC and other commercial banks have made the following decision to support people who have received soft mortgage loans from the government.
The Art of Today
MONTSAME interviewed young artist D.Odonchimeg who is currently residing and creating her arts in France and promoting the name ‘Mongolia’ to all over the world by participating in many major art exhibitions abroad.
Mongolian 5 wrestlers ranked in World Top-10
United World Wrestling (UWW) renewed the 2020 world rankings and the rankings were renewed based on the wrestlers’ score which they harvested during their participations in the tournaments including Matteo Pellicone, European Championships, Asian Championships, Pan-American Championships.
Interbank transaction fees reduced by 20 percent
In order to prevent and reduce the risk of COVID-19 pandemic, small amount of interbank transaction fees will be reduced by 20 percent starting from today, April 1, during the period of heightened state of readiness.
Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi exports 22.6 thousand tons of coal since export resumption
‘Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi’ (ETT) JSC has exported 22.6 thousand tons of coal through Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint since the resumption of coal export, reported at the company’s regular press briefing.
Foreign Minister receives UN Resident Coordinator
On March 27, Minister for Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received UN Resident Coordinator Tapan Mishra.
Foreign Minister receives Japanese Ambassador
On March 26, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received the Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki.
PetroChina Daqing Tamsag requests to resume oil shipment
Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Enkhtuvshin received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui and the President of PetroChina Daqing Tamsag LLC Jiang Hongfu yesterday.
Coal shipment resumes through Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint
In accordance with the decision made by the Government of Mongolia, the Ministry of Roads and Transport Development, National Road Transport Center, Customs General Administration, State Professional Inspection Agency and Freight Forwarding Companies have resumed the coal shipment through Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint.
Kuwait: The home of oil
This year marks 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the State of Kuwait. The friendly relations and cooperation between the two countries have been expanding since its establishment of diplomatic relations. Within the framework of the anniversary, some journalists of Mongolian press and media organizations visited Kuwait between February 16-23.
M.Ankhtsetseg grabs silver at Pre-Olympic qualifying tournament
The two-time bronze medalist of Weightlifting World Championships M.Ankhtsetseg have claimed gold in the clean and jerk and silver in the snatch categories respectively, resulted in winning a silver medal with the total score at 2020 ROGUE Weightlifting Challenge which took place Columbus, Ohio, the U.S.
Mongolia Mining 2020 expo postponed
Due to emergency situation regarding the first COVID-19 case in Mongolia, Mongolia Mining-2020, Mongolia’s largest international mining and oil expo, planned to take place between 8 – 10 April 2020 in Ulaanbaatar has been postponed.
Mongolia imports 4.4 million face masks
Mongolia imported 68.7 thousand of face masks in January, 2020, 3.6 million in February and 770 thousand as of March 12 respectively.
Iranian boxer wins over D.Byamba-Erdene
Mongolia boxer IM D.Byamba-Erdene lost to his Iranian opponent M.Shahin with the final score of 4:1 in men’s 75 kg weight category at Asian and Oceania boxing tournament held on March 3-11 in Amman, Jordan.
Delegates accompanied President during China visit released from isolation
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who paid a visit to the People’s Republic of China on February 27, was placed under 14-day voluntary isolation along with delegates, who accompanied him during the visit, as a precaution against the coronavirus spread.
BoM decreases its policy rate to 10 percent
At its regular meeting held today, the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) made a decision to reduce the policy rate by 1.0 percentage point to 10.0 percent.
Deputy Mining Minister works in Shivee Khuren border checkpoint
A working group headed by Deputy Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry D.Zagdjav is working in Shivee Khuren border checkpoint of Umnugobi aimag in connection with the decision made by the State Emergency Commission to resume the export of coal through Shivee Khuren and Gashuunsukhait border checkpoints from March 15.
Mongolian wrestler wins NAIA National title
Mongolian wrestler B.Bat-Erdene who currently a 2nd year student at Doane University, Nebraska has become the national champion of 2020 NAIA Men’s Wrestling National Championship in 141lbs (63.96kg) weight category.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund