Glorious! Powerlifter Orgilbold Crowned World Champion for Second Time
On May 20-28, Sun City, South Africa, became the stage for the IPF World Classic & Equipped Bench Press Championships, where Mongolian powerlifters displayed their prowess and awe-inspiring strength. Led by coach Kh. Enkhbold, 28 athletes from Mongolia showcased their strength and determination in this prestigious event.
Photo News | Montage - Boundaries between Virtuality and Reality
The Ulaanbaatar International Media Art Festival is taking place in Ulaanbaatar, organized by the Arts Council of Mongolia (ACM) on May 23-30, 2023.
TDB Announces Successful IPO: Orders Exceed the Initial Target of MNT 83.5 Billion
Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia LLC (MSE: TDB) announced the closing of its initial public offering (IPO). The company offered 2,530,047 new shares or 5% of its total issued shares (post IPO) at a price of MNT 33,000 per share (or US$9.55 equivalent) and sought to raise total of MNT83.5 billion (or US$24.2 million equivalent), wherein 85% of which was offered to strategic investors and 15% was offered to the public.
Over MNT 1 Billion for Financing 34 Green Projects
The Mongolian Billion Tree Fund, established by the Mongolian Bankers Association in collaboration with Mongolian commercial banks and the Bank of Mongolia, will finance 34 projects with MNT 1.3 billion this year.
Impacts of Changing Climate on Mongolia’s Nomadic Herder
Mongolia has experienced a 2.1-degree Celsius increase in average air temperatures over the past 70 years, making it one of the countries most affected by climate change. This changing climate has had adverse effects on vital sectors such as agriculture, particularly animal husbandry, as well as the natural ecosystem requiring urgent and timely actions. As of 2021, the assessment of desertification and land degradation in Mongolia reveals that 77% of the land is degraded due to overgrazing and climate change.
"Day of Mongolia" Event for the First Time during the Cannes Film Festival
Cannes, the most glamorous film festival on the calendar, returns once again for its 76th edition. During the Festival, the "Day of Mongolia" event took place successfully for the first time, attracting renowned filmmakers and artists around the globe.
Resounding Success of Tenger Ayalguu on International Stage
The Osaka International Chamber Music Competition and Festa 2023 took place on May 12-18, and 89 ensembles hailing from 30 countries, including USA, France, Germany, Austria, England, Switzerland, Japan, Russia, Moldova, and Netherlands, vied for the top honors.
Emmanuel Macron: We will Support Mongolia in hosting UNCCD COP17
The Presidents of Mongolia and France briefed the press after the official talks. We present the summarized transcript of President Emmanuel Macron’s speech.
Mongolia and France to Jointly Implement Strategic Projects
Within the framework of the State Visit of President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron in Mongolia, the Heads of State have briefed the press on the outcomes of the official talks.
Photo News | French President Visits Chinggis Khaan National Museum
French President Visits Chinggis Khaan National Museum.
Mongolia-France Joint Declaration
At the invitation of H.E. Mr. Ukhnaa Khurelsukh, the President of Mongolia, H.E.Mr. Emmanuel Macron, the President of the French Republic, paid a State visit to Mongolia on May 21-22, 2023.
Photo News | French President Arrives in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron has arrived in Mongolia for a State Visit at the invitation of President of Mongolia Ukhnaa Khurelsukh.
State Decorations Awarded
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Mongolia's energy sector, President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh issued a Decree and awarded State Decorations to outstanding figures of the energy sector who dedicated many years of their lives to their respective fields and made a valuable contribution to the development of the country.
Gobi-Altai Aimag Plants 21,000 Trees in a Day
According to the Governor's Office of Gobi-Altai aimag, over 21 thousand trees were successfully planted in Yusunbulag soum in a single day. This tree planting event was organized as part of the National Tree Planting Day (May 13) and the "One Billion Trees" National Campaign, aligning with Gobi-Altai aimag's plan to plant 108 million trees. Specifically, this tree-planting event involved more than two thousand representatives from public and private organizations, enterprises, and citizens of Yusunbulag soum.
Japanese Tourists Interested in "Playtime" Festival
In line with the Mongolian Government's declaration of 2023-2025 the "Years to Visit Mongolia," the "Mongolia-Japan Tourism Forum-2023" took place in Tokyo, Japan on May 15-16.
Living Safe Together
Mongolia is proud that it has preserved its wilderness and maintained large intact landscapes for nature. However, existing linear infrastructure (LI), namely railroads and highways, were developed without adequate consideration of their impacts to wildlife, resulting in negative consequences for wildlife migration and animals’ ability to move freely and safely to reach vital resources.
Astonishing Glimpse of “One Day of the World” in Abu Dhabi
The World’s Longest Gouache Painting “One Day of the World” of Honored Cultural Figure of Mongolia N. Sergelen is being showcased to the public at the prestigious “Manarat Al Saadiyat” gallery in Abu Dhabi for the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM Global 2023), which was held on May 8-10.
Photo News | Solo Exhibition of Khurelbaatar Choindon
We are pleased to present the art pieces from the solo exhibition of Khurelbaatar Choindon, currently on display at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum on May 11-17.
Foreign Minister Visits Charles University
During her visit to the Czech Republic on May 11-12, Foreign Minister of Mongolia B. Battsetseg visited Charles University, where she met with Eva Voldřichová Beránková, the Vice-Rector for International Affairs, and professors and students of the Department of Mongol Studies.