Tax revenue increases by 33.7 percent
In January 2019, total equilibrated revenue and grants of the General Government Budget amounted to MNT 690.6 billion and total expenditure and net lending amounted to MNT 558.2 billion, resulting a surplus of MNT 132.3 billion in the equilibrated balance.
Launch of book about N.Aisholpan to take place in Los Angeles
British author Louise Welsh, who is recognized with her works such as ‘The Cutting Room’ and ‘Tamburlaine Must Die’, is writing a book named ‘The Eagle Huntress’ about Mongolian eagle huntress N.Aisholpan.
Australian Ambassador presents his credentials
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Australia to Mongolia David Vosen presented his Letter of Credence to President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga today on February 15.
Mongolian company joins LME
Achit Ikht LLC of Mongolia became a member of the London Metal Exchange (LME).
Public transport emission to be reduced by over 80 percent
A memorandum on introducing diesel particulate filters (DPF), which reduce public transport emission by 85-97 percent, in Mongolia was signed by KOTRA Ulaanbaatar of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea and the Transport Department of the Capital City.
National program to safeguard intangible cultural heritage approved
During its regular meeting on February 13, the Cabinet approved the ‘National Program on Protecting Intangible Cultural Heritage’, which will be realized in the years of 2019-2023.
E.Sodnompiljee wins world cup
Mongolia's honored athlete E.Sodnompiljee lifted 240kgs in the bench press successfully, thus became a winner in the men's -107kg at Fazza Para Powerlifting World Cup, held in Dubai, UAE on February 8-12.
Mining Minister attending PETROTECH 2019
D.Sumiyabazar, Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry, is taking part in PETROTECH 2019 International Oil and Gas Conference, being held in New Delhi on February 10-12.
Ministry of Health to cooperate with Russia on measles and rubella prevention
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel met with the representative of Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology of Moscow, Russia today on February 12.
MOU signed for Project Management Consultancy for oil refinery
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Engineers India Ltd, a PSU under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, and the Government of Mongolia through Mongol Refinery State Owned LLC was signed on February 10, on the sidelines of PETROTECH-2019 event at Greater Noida, UP, India.
Judokas win 1 silver and 1 bronze medals from Paris Grand Slam
The Paris Grand Slam 2019 took place in Paris, France on February 9-10. 570 judokas from 97 countries participated in the tournament.
Para-taekwondo athletes qualify for Olympics
Two para-taekwondo athletes of Mongolia competed in the 2019 World Para Taekwondo Championships, held in Antalya, Turkey on February 5-6, resulting in their qualifications for Tokyo-2020 Olympics.
Mongolian Embassy in USA hosts inaugural celebration of Tsagaan Sar
In cooperation with the Congressional Mongolia Caucus, the Embassy of Mongolia to the United States of America hosted the inaugural celebration of Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year) at Capitol Hill on February 5.
Heroic epic performed at State Ceremonial Ger
In accordance with the Presidential Decree No. 13 on promoting Mongolian heroic epics issued on January 29, a ceremony took place for the performance of ‘Munkh Saikhan Turt Altan Torts (The Eternally Peaceful State of Altan Torts)’ on February 7.
State greeting ceremony held
In the morning of February 5th, the first day and month of the Year of the Yellow Pig, President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga paid tribute to the Nine White Banners, the symbol of the perpetual rise of the Mongolian statehood and harmonious dwelling of the nation with its people.
President extends Lunar New Year greeting
On the occasion of the traditional Mongolian celebration of Lunar New Year – Tsagaan Sar, President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga extended greetings to the citizens of Mongolia in a televised message.
State Lion R.Purevdagva triumphs Tsagaan Sar wrestling
On February 04, wrestling tournament of the Lunar New Year of Earth Pig took place. A total of 256 wrestlers with state and aimag titles competed in the 57th Tsagaan Sar wrestling tournament.
People’s Writer Puntsagiin Badarch receives state prize
On the occasion of the 2228th anniversary of the Statehood, the 813th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire, the 108th anniversary of the Restoration of National Freedom and Independence, the 98th anniversary of the People’s Revolution, the 30th anniversary of the Democratic Revolution, and the Mongolian traditional celebration of Lunar New Year–Tsagaan Sar, President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga issued a decree on awarding the State Prize.
State titles, orders, and medals conferred
President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga issued a decree and conferred state titles, orders, and medals to distinguished personalities who dedicated many years of their lives to the fields of education, culture and arts, sports, health, science, energy, agriculture, and public service.
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”
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