Scientific conference takes place on Outcome-based Education
The fifth scientific conference under the theme, ‘Outcome-based education 2019 - CDIO’, was jointly organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, the Higher Education Reform Project funded by ADB, and various national universities on December 5.
Engineers grab gold and silver at int’l skills competition
Mongolian engineers finished in third place with team scores at an international skills competition held in Jinan, China between November 27 and December 3 with the purpose of upskilling specialists by improving relationships between energy system engineers and exchanging experience.
Growth management and women’s leadership issues discussed
Forbes Mongolia,’ ‘Forbes Mongolian Women’ magazine and Bloomberg TV Mongolia’s Economists’ Club co-organized an event ‘Forbes Mongolia Women’s Summit’ on December 5.
UNICEF Representative visits families in Bayankhongor aimag
Mr. Alex Heikens, Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund Mongolia Country Office, visited three of the 200 ger households that adopted CHIPS (Cooking, Heating, Insulation, Product and Service) under the ‘Smog-Free Bayankhongor’ initiative by UNICEF Mongolia, Swiss Cooperation in Mongolia and Bayankhongor aimag.
Deputy Minister receives Beijing Sport University representatives
Deputy Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports G.Ganbayar received representatives of Beijing Sport University of PRC to discuss further partnership in the sector of physical culture and sports on December 5.
ADB loan continues support to improve Ulaanbaatar's air quality, public health
On December 5, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $160 million loan to continue supporting the Government of Mongolia’s policies and actions to improve the air quality and health in the country’s capital, Ulaanbaatar
Health Minister receives People in Need Country Director
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel held a meeting with Country Director of People in Need NGO of the Czech Republic Timothy Jenkins on December 4.
Mongolian students to study at international circus school
In the framework of his working visit to PRC, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with Minister of Culture and Tourism of PRC Luo Shugang on December 4.
Road tax increased five times starting 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On December 2, Citizen’s Representative Khural of Ulaanbaatar city convened and made a decision to increase the annual road tax in Ulaanbaatar city by five times.
Minister of Health receives Ambassador of China to Mongolia Xing Haiming
Minister of Health D.Sarangerel received Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Mongolia Xing Haiming in correlation with the completion of his diplomatic mission on December 4.
Mongolia appointed as Vice President of UNESCO’s intergovernmental council
Mongolia was appointed as a member state of the Intergovernmental Council of the UNESCO Programme ‘Management of Social Transformations’ (MOST) as a result of IGC election, held during the 40th session of the UNESCO General Conference in Paris, France last month.
Center for children with special needs to be established in Darkhan soum
On December 3, Governor of Darkhan soum B.Azjargal and Secretary of Lions Clubs International service club’s District 355-C Kim Hyun Tae signed a memorandum of cooperation on the establishment of a daycare center for children with special needs under the kindergarten No. 7 of the soum.
Importance of women’s participation in politics highlighted
Minister of Health and President of Social Democracy-Mongolian Women’s Association D.Sarangerel received Fernando Vertoa, group member of experts on Political Parties of OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights.
Mongolian and Chinese translators' meeting takes place
Press department of the People's Government of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China organized a forum of Mongolian and Chinese translator in Hohhot on December 4.
IFAD Project for Market and Pasture management development in Mongolia
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan met with Mr. Hubert Boirard, Country Director for Mongolia of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
2019 results and 2020 directions for UNFPA programme in Mongolia reviewed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A meeting on a report on the sixth country programme implementation by the Government of Mongolia and UNFPA on 2019 results and 2020 directions was held on December 4 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Public service to be fully digitalized to eradicate corruption and bureaucracy
‘E-Mongolia’ forum was organized by the Offices of the President and Parliament of Mongolia, Government of Mongolia, and 'e-Governance Academy' non-profit think tank and consultancy organization, a joint initiative of the Government of Estonia, Open Society Institute (OSI) and the United Nations Development Programme, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on December 4.
Mongolian 'O' visa begins to be issued online
The Mongolia Immigration Agency has reported that the type O Mongolian visas for foreign citizens arriving upon invitation by NGOs and international humanitarian organizations have begun to be issued online.
R.Battogtokh receives Order of the Rising Sun
On December 3, Shinichiro Hayashi, chargé d'affaires ad interim at the Embassy of Japan in Mongolia, presented Mongolian national R.Battogtokh with the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette.