Experts Concern about High Reliance on Groundwater Resources
Today, on March 22 Mongolia marks World Water Day under the theme “Accelerating Change”, as decided by the United Nations. Sub-sessions of a national forum ‘Blue Gold”, initiated by the President of Mongolia are being held starting from March 20.
Mongolian Women Squad to Compete for Olympic Qualifying Tournament
The Paris 2024 Summer Olympics is approaching, and the Olympic Qualification Tournaments have commenced. Mongolia women's national football team will compete in the 2024 AFC Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Thailand in April 2023.
Development of Emeelt Light Industry Park is Underway
First Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of Economic and Infrastructure Issues J. Sandagsuren visited the leather processing plant “Buligaar LLC” on March 17. Mr. Sandagsuren exchanged views with people working in the leather industry on issues in this sector.
Today Marks 42nd Anniversary of Mongolia’s First Space Flight
Today marks the 42nd anniversary of the first space flight by a Mongolian. On this day in 1981, Hero of the Mongolian People’s Republic, Hero of the USSR Jugderdemidiin Gurragchaa along with twice Hero of USSR, Hero of Mongolian People’s Republic, Soviet cosmonaut V.A.Dzhanibekov flew into space on the Soyuz 39 spacecraft, landing back on Earth at 7.42 pm on March 30.
International Forests Day Celebrated Under the Theme of "Healthy Forest for Healthy People"
On the occasion of International Forests Day, the 6th National Conference on “Policy, Science, and Technology of Mongolian Forest Sector” was held on March 20.
Today- The international Day of Forests
Today, March 21s, is the International Day of Forests and Mongolia is celebrating this day under the theme of “Healthy Forest for Healthy People”.
Mongolian Boxer to Fight for Bronze Medal
The 2023 IBA Women's World Boxing Championships is being held in New Delhi, India from March 15 until March 26, 2023. Medal winners will be awarded prize money, such as gold medallists will earn USD 100 thousand, silver medallists USD 50 thousand, and bronze medallists USD 25 thousand. The overall prize fund is USD 2.4 million.
Championing Sustainability Despite Adversities in Asia and the Pacific
This year’s Asia-Pacific SDG Progress Report published by ESCAP features pace-leaders of the region who have successfully implemented evidence-based policies to accelerate progress.
“Chinggis Master Cross - 2023”
The Mongolian Automasters Federation organized the “Chinggis Master Cross - 2023” named after a former member of State Great Khural on March 18 in Darkhan city, Mongolia. This year would have been the 25th anniversary of the competition, but due to COVID-19, it has been canceled for the past two years.
Mongolia-UN Hold the First Meeting of Joint Steering Committee
In connection with the UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework entering into full swing in Mongolia for 2023-2027, the Government of Mongolia and the United Nations in Mongolia held the first meeting of the Joint Steering Committee (JSC) on March 17, 2023.
Film "Trio" to be Displayed in UN Office at Geneva
On World Down Syndrome Day Mongolian film “Trio”, directed by Mr. Battumur Dorj, will be displayed at the United Nations Office at Geneva. Switzerland on March 20.
Team Mongolia Wins Third Place in the Championship
The 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship was solemnly held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, and ended on March 17, 2023. The winners of the championship were honored at the closing ceremony in Steppe Arena.
State Decorations Awarded to Rescue Team Members Operated in Turkey
Today, President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh awarded the state decorations to the team members who participated in humanitarian relief and search and rescue operations in Turkey.
Mongolia-China Business Forum in Ulaanbaatar
Sustainable Investment Summit 2023 or Mongolia-China Business Forum was launched on March 16, in Ulaanbaatar.
Two Mongolian Organizations Receive International Awards in the Field of Technology
The "Women in Tech Global" movement, which aims to increase the participation of girls and women in the field of technology, has awarded the best Asian Initiative Award to Mongolia’s NGO "E-Gobi" and the "ICT Group".
Government Services to Reach Every Citizen with the Creation of “Digital Aimags”
Thirteen percent of the populace who have moved to the capital city wish to return to their homeland.
Update on the Ice Hockey Under 18 Asia and Oceania Championship 2023
Tomorrow is the last day of the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship. The third game was between Mongolia (the host team) and Turkmenistan on March 15, the fourth day of the championship.
Education Loans and Grants Account for 10-15 Percent of Mongolia’s Total Debt
Local Education Group (LEG) High Level Consultation Meeting was held on March 14 in Ulaanbaatar.
Elaine Conkievich: UNDP to Support Mongolia on Gender Equality, Digital Transformation and Development Financing
MONTSAME Mongolian National News Agency interviewed Ms. Elaine Conkievich who was appointed as a Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme in Mongolia on November 9, 2019.
Mongolia is Hosting IIHF Championships for the First Time in History
For the first time in history, Mongolia is hosting international hockey championships after constructing Steppe Arena that meets world standards. It has become an enormous support for the development of tourism related to winter sports.