School bus service to be tested for 27 schools
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. It is recorded that around 1.2 million people make daily commutes on the roads in Ulaanbaatar city with a total population of around 1.6 million.
State budget for 2020 approved with revenue of MNT 11.8 trillion
During its plenary session, the Parliament adopted a Bill on State Budget 2020, Social Insurance Fund 2020 and Health Insurance Fund 2020.
Vegetable processing plant puts into operation
‘Buyant-Undarga’ plant, which has capacity to process 4 tons of vegetable per day, has been put into operation in Orkhon soum of Darkhan-Uul aimag.
Ger area turning into smoke-free housing area
‘Infrastructure center’, also known as service center, opened yesterday, November 12, in the ger area of 7th khoroo of Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar city.
Emergency Management and Warning Center opens at National Rescue Brigade
The Emergency Management and Warning Center, equipped with advanced technology, was opened at the National Rescue Brigade of the National Emergency Management Agency on November 12.
National ₮ card renewed with EMV chip technology
Within its goal to develop the payment system, the Bank of Mongolia made its first step of bringing Mongolia’s national payment ₮ card into a new level or renewing it with EMV chip technology, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank through the ‘Payment System Modernization Project’.
Choijin Lama Temple Museum is on the World Monuments Watch 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The World Monuments Fund included Choijin Lama Temple Museum in the 2020 World Monuments Watch, one among 25 iconic and monumental sites of great historical significance and contemporary social impact.
New ADB Country Director for Mongolia Assumes Office
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Mr. Pavit Ramachandran as its new Country Director for Mongolia. As the head of the country office, he will work as the primary operational link for activities between ADB and the government, the private sector, civil society stakeholders, and development partners.
Invest in Mongolia forum takes place in Shanghai
With the aims to promote Mongolia’s business, trade and investment opportunities to foreign countries, ‘Invest in Mongolia’ Forum took place in Shanghai, China.
Over 50 works of Buryat artists put on display
At the invitation of the Mongol art gallery, renowned Buryat artists Evgeny Bolsoboev, Chingiz Shonkhorov, and Bayaskhalan Bazarov are staging their exhibition in Mongolia for the first time.
D.Altansukh becomes world champion
Mongolian sambo wrestler D.Altansukh won a gold medal in the 68kg event during the World Sambo Championships in Cheongju, the Republic of Korea, held on November 8-10.
Cyclist M.Baasankhuu wins six-stage international cycling festival
Mongolian cyclist M.Baasankhuu won a gold medal in 2019 Colorful Yunnan Cranfondo International Cycling Festival, held in Southeast China on November 2-9.
Cold snap coming this week
Snow and blizzards are expected in most parts of the country from today on November 11.
Mongolia and Ukraine sign visa waiver agreement
Ambassador of Mongolia to Ukraine N.Bataa and Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Poland A.Deshchytsia signed “Agreement on Mutual Exemption from Visa Requirements”.
Project agreements worth CNY 300 million established
The National Development Agency of Mongolia organized ‘Mongolia-China Yangze River Delta Innovation and Cooperation Forum’ in partnership with Shanghai Yangpu Administration Office, Municipality of Erenhot, China, Shanghai Foreign Investment Promotion Center and Erenhot Trade Center.
European Cooperation Chamber of Commerce and Industry opens in Mongolia
The official opening of the Mongolian-European Cooperation Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EuroChamber Mongolia) took place on November 8.
Prime Minister visits oil field of "Petro China Daqing Tamsag"
Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh got acquainted with the operation of oil extraction of 'Petro China Daqing Tamsag' company from fields 19 and 21.
U.Khurelsukh: Bichigt-Khuut industrial park should be established based on Sukhbaatar aimag
As a part of his working visit in the eastern region, Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh worked in Sukhbaatar aimag. During the meeting, he expressed that the railway industrial park en route Bichigt-Khuut that will pass through the eastern region of Mongolia should be established based on the aimag.
MONTSAME agency elected as OANA’s Executive Board member
Delegates of MONTSAME national news agency of Mongolia, led by Director-General B.Ganchimeg are participating in the 17th General Assembly of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) which is running today for the second day in Seoul, the Republic of Korea.