National Statistics Office to represent East Asia
The National Statistics Office of Mongolia (NSO) will represent East Asia from 2021 to 2022 in the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goals Indicators.
Foreign travelers visiting Mongolia decreased by 90.2 percent
The number of foreign passengers who have crossed the border of Mongolia in the first quarter of 2021 decreased by 37.1 thousand or 90.2% compared to the same period of the previous year.
People aged above 60 being vaccinated from today
The Ministry of Health, National Gerontology Center, Capital City Health Department, WHO Representative Office in Mongolia, and Mongolian Red Cross Society are collaborating to involve rural citizens, who are stranded in the capital city, and elderly people aged 60 years and older with chronic diseases and who are in home care in the vaccination against COVID-19.
704 new cases of COVID-19 reported, total reaches 15,718
According to the Ministry of Health, 704 people were detected with coronavirus after performing tests on 13,591 people in 23 laboratories nationwide in the past 24 hours.
COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Mongolia paused for two weeks
The government of Mongolia has put the country under strict lockdown for 15 days between April 10 and April 25 with a view to curb the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
Australia, WHO work together to increase COVID-19 testing capacity in Mongolia
n April 9, Australia and the World Health Organization (WHO) signed a AUD 490,000 grant to assist the Government of Mongolia and WHO efforts in Mongolia to increase COVID-19 testing capacity. The funding will strengthen and expand PCR testing and diagnosis in Ulaanbaatar and key regional centers.
Online workshop held on Participatory Epidemiology Approach in Mongolia
The World Vision Mongolia in partnership with the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry is implementing “Disaster Resilient Communities” project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to strengthen the livelihoods and resilience of communities through systematic efforts reducing the community’s exposure to shocks linked to disasters in Ulaanbaatar city and six other provinces.
242 citizens brought home from Istanbul
A charter plane from Istanbul to Ulaanbaatar landed at the Buyant-Ukhaa international airport on April 10 at 9:28 PM, bringing 242 citizens home.
831 new COVID-19 cases and two COVID-19-related deaths reported
831 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected after tests were performed at 23 laboratories nationwide in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health reports today at its daily press briefing.
689 new cases of COVID-19 detected
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 689 new cases of COVID-19 detected after tests performed in 23 laboratories nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Pavit Ramachandran: Digital transformation has been an inevitable trend and reform area in the post-pandemic recovery path
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the ADB-Mongolia partnership, we interviewed Country Director of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for Mongolia Pavit Ramachandran.
COVID-19: 714 new cases detected in the past 24 hours
In Mongolia, 714 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the past 24 hours, reported at the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health today.
Ulaanbaatar Mayor meets IOM Programme Manager
Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar on April 8 had a meeting with Victor Lutenco, Programme Manager at International Organization for Migration (IOM).
Some businesses, organizations allowed to work during strict lockdown until April 25
On April 8, the government of Mongolia made a decision to impose strict lockdown measures and enter into the Red Level – Level 4 from April 10 to 25 with a view to prevent from and contain spread of community transmission of COVID-19.
Vaccination inquiry made available on E-Mongolia
Citizens, entities, and organizations will be able to access information regarding vaccination from the E-Mongolia electronic platform.
Mongolia, India to expand partnership in the cultural sector
On April 8, Minister of Culture Ch.Nomin received Ambassador of the Republic of India to Mongolia M.P.Singh to exchange views on partnership in the culture and arts sector.
Citizens to each receive MNT 300 thousand under lockdown relief initiative
Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene announced after the Cabinet meeting that every citizen will receive a one-time grant of MNT 300 thousand as part of a lockdown relief initiative.
Mongolia to reopen air borders from May 1
At its irregular meeting today, April 8, the Cabinet has decided to scale up the country’s coronavirus emergency regime level of current Orange Level up to Red Level or the all-out-readiness regime preparedness on April 10-25.
A 15-day strict lockdown to be imposed from Saturday
On April 8, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene introduced the Cabinet’s decision to impose strict lockdown measures or enter into the Red Level – Level 4 from April 10 to 25.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade