Sixth Forum of Mongolian Young Scientists takes place
The National Forum of Mongolia Young Scientists was held at Novotel Hotel on December 12.
Public survey shows support towards government measures against corruption
The results of the survey co-conducted by Asia Foundation, and Sant Maral Foundation to determine public perceptions and knowledge of corruption in 2019 were introduced on December 6.
The Mongol Messenger announces English essay contest
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the national news agency MONTSAME announces its annual essay contest in English among 10-12 grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar.
Women make up 53 percent of total registered unemployed
In the first 11 months of 2019, the Labor and Social Welfare Services Agencies have recorded 76.9 thousand newly unemployed and 22.5 thousand registered persons were hired on a new job.
Construction Minister meets outgoing Ambassador of China
Minister of Construction and Urban Development Kh.Badelkhan met with Ambassador of China to Mongolia Xing Haiming in connection with the completion of his term on December 6.
Selenge aimag and Kyakhtinsky District establish cooperation agreement
Head of the local council of Selenge aimag G.Byambaa and Head of the Council of Deputies of Kyakhtinsky District Mataev Igor Valerievich signed an agreement on cooperation between the local bodies.
Researcher L.Dugerjav departs for Antarctica from Sofia
On December 11, Director of the Antarctic Research Center of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology, Professor, Antarctic researcher L.Dugerjav with a Bulgarian expedition group headed off to Antarctica from Sofia, Bulgaria.
Social Insurance fund revenue reached MNT 2.5 trillion
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. According to the General Authority for Health Insurance and General Authority for Social Insurance, social insurance fund’s revenue reached MNT 2.5 trillion in the first 11 months of 2019, reflecting an increase of MNT 378.7 billion or 17.9% compared to the same period of the previous year. The fund’s expenditure was MNT 2.3 trillion, showing an increase of MNT 361.8 billion or 18.8% compared to the same period of the previous year.
Monthly air quality statistics released
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The National Statistics Office of Mongolia released a monthly report on the social and economic situation of Mongolia as of November 2019.
Miss Mongolia M.Tsevelmaa selected in top 10 finalists of ‘Beauty With A Purpose’
M.Tsevelmaa, who is representing the country in ‘Miss World 2019’ beauty contest has been selected in top 10 finalists of ‘Beauty With A Purpose’.
Emergency officials test information-analyzing technology
In partnership with Mercy Corps Mongolia, the National Emergency Management Agency organized training on testing the SMS-based system to collect information and poll responses.
Oil explorations to be intensified
At its meeting on December 11, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
Cabinet meeting news in brief
At its regular meeting on December 11, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
Mongolia ranked 92nd with its human development index
According to the ‘Human Development Index-2019’ released by the United Nations Development Programme, Mongolia has been ranked 92nd among 189 countries.
Air rescue unit to be established with soft loan from France
At its regular meeting on December 11, the Cabinet approved the draft law on ratification of a financial agreement established between the Governments of Mongolia and France and decided to submit it to the Parliament.
Mongolian Permanent Representative attends meeting in New York
A preparatory meeting for the Second Conference of Governors’ Board of the International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) was held in New York, December 7.
‘Kremlin New Year’ celebration event arrives in Ulaanbaatar after 30 years
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Russian New Year celebration event, or so-called ‘Kremlin New Year’ in Ulaanbaatar is to be resumed after 30-year halt, as reported by the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Ulaanbaatar. More than 150 artists from Mongolia will perform at the celebration event to be organized at the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Ulaanbaatar.
Programme on exchanging educational practices taking place
As according to the sub programme, ‘Let’s learn from our neighboring countries’, approved by the Presidium of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of Dornogobi aimag, the aimag is working in partnership with the education sector of the Russian Federation, and the People’s Republic of China.
Education Minister visits Facebook Headquarters in California
The Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg visited to the Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park in California, the U.S. Mr. Baatarbileg held meetings with representatives of Facebook Corporation and Mongolian youths who are working in Facebook Corporation.