Minister Ts.Tsogzolmaa signs agreement with aimag governors
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa held a meeting with the governors of 21 aimags to conclude the work that has been done in 2018 and to sign agreements for 2019.
Skin processing factories in Bayankhongor
Leather and skin processing small factories worth of MNT 50 million respectively have been operating in Bayan-Ovoo, Erdenetsogt, Galuut, Zag and Baidrag soums of Bayankhongor aimag.
Erdenes Mongol LLC CEO meets German representatives
CEO of Erdenes Mongol LLC P.Gankhuu met with Laurenz Melchers, Co-Chairman of German-Mongolian Economic Committee (DMWA) and Rebecca Schmuecking, managing director of German-Mongolian Business Association (DMUV), exchanging views on cooperation issues.
Local producer makes sheepskin cover for ger
Sheepskin insulation for Mongol ger has been selected as the special product during the exhibition and trade for Tsagaan Sar holiday named ‘The Power of Together and Development Exit’ organized in Zavkhan aimag, reported on January 17.
Computer lab inaugurated at school of technology in Darkhan-uul aimag
A computer laboratory with new equipment was opened under the computer training project being jointly implemented by the School of Technology in Darkhan-Uul aimag and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) since 2011.
Disaster risk reduction project being implemented in Bayan-Ulgii aimag
Within the disaster risk reduction project being implemented by the Save the Children in Bayan-Ulgii aimag, assistance worth MNT240 thousand including 200kg animal feed and cash grants will be distributed to every household. Animal feed will be distributed to interim commissions set in soums on January 21, reported the project staff.
New sanitorium to provide free medical services to elders
At the initiative of ‘Tsolmon Foundation’ of representative of Citizens’ Representative Meeting of the Capital city B.Tsolmon, a traditional medicine sanitorium for elders has been put into operation in Songinokhairkhan district on January 15.
Festival of 30 thousand camels held in South Gobi
A camel festival which involved 30,000 camels was held in Khanbogd soum of Umnugobi aimag yesterday, on January 16.
Professional medical books published in Mongolian
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel presented 1,500 residency training books to the Central Library of Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS).
Minister of Education receives UNFPA Mongolia Country Representative
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa received Ms. Naomi Kitahara, Country Representative for United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Mongolia on January 16.
First state flag raised in Antarctica handed over to President
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On January 16, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga received head of Antarctica Research Center, researcher, Sc.D L.Dugerjav.
Satellite cities to be developed
Today, the Cabinet discussed and made a decision regarding development of a satellite city in connection with decentralizing population of the capital city, reducing air pollution, developing tourism and the commissioning of New Ulaanbaatar International Airport.
Construction of theatre with 850 seats to start this year
The construction work for the theatre with 850 seats will start this year in the new settlement region of Dalanzadgad soum of Umnugobi aimag.
Parents who care children under five to be given paid-leave
During its regular meeting on January 16, the Cabinet obliged employers to give a paid leave to parents who are caring their children under five at homes for 3-5 days.
Salary of public servants to be raised by eight percent
At the regular meeting on January 16, the Cabinet renewed ranks of positions of the public service of health, pre-school, primary and secondary educational organizations, vocational education and training institutes.
Invitation for Nobel Prize nomination received
Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAC) has recently received an invitation from the Nobel Committee of the Swedish Academy. The Nobel Committee invited to nominate a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2019.
Retirement pension to be raised by 7.6 percent from next month
During its regular meeting on January 16, the Cabinet made a decision to raise retirement pension and pension for those, who had worked in military service, from February 1.
Low cost electric home heating devices introduced
On January 15, national scientists presented their newly invented heat accumulator and thermal storage stove at a discussion themed ‘Opportunities for home heating using night tariff’ organized by the ‘Erdem’ club of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAC).
Ambulances with distance diagnosis and treatment delivered to five aimags
On January 14, ambulances equipped with distance diagnosis and treatment system were delivered to five aimags: Bulgan, Khuvsgul, Sukhbaatar, Uvs and Uvurkhangai, within the project on establishing national diagnosis and treatment center(MOH-8) being implemented under the soft loan agreement between Mongolia and the Republic of Korea.
Mongolia receives more than 598 thousand tourists in 2018
In 2018, 6.1 million passengers (double counting) have crossed the border of Mongolia, increased by 153.7 thousand or 2.6percent compared to the previous year. Of inbound passengers, 39.5percent were crossed through Zamiin-Uud, 17.8percent were crossed through Buyant-Ukhaa, 11.8percent were crossed through Gashuunsukhait, 11.3percent were crossed through Altanbulag, 6.1percent were crossed through Shiveekhuren, 13.4percent were crossed through other border points.
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