Deputy Foreign Minister attends OSCE high-level conference
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg participated in OSCE high-level regional conference ‘Countering terrorism financing and organized crime’ hosted in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Industrial Development Innovation Agency Head meets representatives of Pathways Commission of Oxford University
On April 16, Head of the Industrial Development Innovation Agency (IDIA) of the capital city B.Bat-Erdene met with representatives of the Access Solutions company and Pathways for Prosperity Commission on Technology and Inclusive Development of the Oxford University’s Blavatnik School of Government, that launched the ‘Mongolia in a Digital Age’ initiative.
Cabinet meeting in brief
At its regular meeting on April 17, the Cabinet made following decisions.
Official assignment issued to resolve complications in coal transportation
The Cabinet on April 17 issued an official assignment with a purpose to resolve complications arising in regard with Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait coal transportation and improve labor conditions of drivers.
Scholars of three countries discussing studies of Mongolian heritages
Under the patronage of the President of Mongolia, the fourth edition of the international conference ‘Cultural heritage of the Mongols: manuscript and archival collections’ is being jointly organized by the Institute of History and Archeology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS), Institute of Oriental Manuscripts of the Russian Academy of Sciences and International Association of Mongol Studies on April 18-19.
Japanese nurse to work in the State Central Third Hospital
The State Central Third Hospital has been collaborating with university hospitals in developed countries such as Japan and Taiwan, inviting experienced clinical nurse specialists for 1-6 months and sharing practices within foreign cooperation.
'Mongolia in a Digital Age' launches
This April, the Pathways Commission and the Government of Mongolia launched Mongolia in a Digital Age.
‘Soum development fund’ to be inspected
During its meeting on April 17, the Cabinet reviewed present situations of ‘Soum development fund’ and made a decision to conduct a state inspection to the fund with a purpose to improve its efficiency and develop its control system.
Mongolian higher education to be internationally recognized
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg today reported about Mongolia’s joining the UNESCO Regional Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications in Higher Education in Asia and the Pacific.
National program on small and medium-sized enterprises approved
oday, the Cabinet approved the National Program on promoting small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and assigned Ch.Ulaan, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, to oversee its implementation.
State Policy approved for physical culture and sports
At its regular meeting today, the Cabinet approved a State Policy on physical culture and sports.
Mongolian student selected in Gates Cambridge Scholarship program for the first time
Scholars of the Gates Cambridge program, who will study in master’s and doctor’s courses at the University of Cambridge, which is listed on the 2nd of the world top universities, have been announced.
KOICA representatives work in Uvs aimag
KOICA Mongolia Office representatives led by Resident Representative Jo Haeng-Lan had a working visit in Uvs aimag. They became acquainted with the aimag hospital, Education, Culture and Arts Department of Uvs aimag, police agency as well as the Ulaangom Polytechnic College to conduct a study on the work environment and safety of KOICA volunteers.
Discussion held on new satellite city in Khushig Valley
Chairman of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of the Capital city R.Dagva became acquainted with the general development plan for the satellite city, Aerocity, which will be built near the new airport in Khushig Valley, Tuv aimag, and held a discussion with the corresponding officials.
UNICEF research team working in Gobi-Altai
On April 15-19, a research team of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is working in Gobi-Altai aimag to study social welfare issues of herder households and barriers to child protection.
U.S. Ambassador congratulates to Mongolian peacekeepers
Ambassador of the United States to Mongolia Michael Klecheski yesterday met and congratulated to Mongolian peacekeepers who have served in the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.
Technical Assistance Project on construction waste management and recovery to be implemented
On April 12, the Ministry of Construction and Urban Development and the Caritas Czech Republic international organization established a Memorandum on jointly implementing the project ‘Improving resource-efficiency and cleaner production in the Mongolian construction sector through materials recovery’ with support of the European Union and Czech Development Agency.
Minister Yo.Baatarbileg meets with delegates of the Union of Mongolian Architects
In accordance with formulating blueprint and budget for the reconstruction of Museum of Natural History and the Grand Theater of National Arts, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg today met with delegates of the Union of Mongolian Architects and Building Blueprint and Budget Creators Association.
WASH expresses readiness to cooperate in construction sector
Minister of Construction and Urban Development Kh.Badelkhan on April 15 met with a delegation headed by Evariste Kouassi-Komlan, Regional Adviser on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) at the UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office.
Mongolia’s Voluntary National Review 2019 discussed
The National Development Agency (NDA) in cooperation with United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the United Nations in Mongolia held a National Consultation on the preparation for the Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the progress of the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Mongolia on 15 April, 2019.
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”
Yolanda Fernandez Lommen: ADB to cooperate with Mongolian Government in new sectors next year