Mongolian delegates attend high-level meeting
Mongolian delegates attended the High-level Meeting on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, held on November 20-21 under the auspice of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly.
First gas station convenience store in Mongolia opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The first ever chain convenience store in Mongolia ‘Circle K’ and ‘Magnai Trade’, Mongolia’s leading petroleum importer and distributor have been working together to implement a strategic partnership agreement project of a filling station with convenience store.
Memorandum of Cooperation signed with Russian Foundation for Basic Research
On November 23, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with President of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research V.Ya.Panchenko.
Emergency equipment to be bought with soft loan from Belarus
In the framework of the project on enhancing the capacity of tools and equipment for combating disasters, an agreement to supply rescue and fire equipment worth a total of EUR 15.4 million (MNT 46.2 billion) has been signed by Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency, Major General T.Badral, and Director of ‘POJSNAB’ LLC of Belarus Deryabin Oleg Alexandrovich on November 22.
Mandal soum’s secondary school to partner with IGLOBAL University in Washington, D.C
Eco school NO.3 of Mandal soum of Selenge aimag established a cooperation agreement with IGLOBAL University in Washington, D.C.
Mongolia included among 25 countries that have no impact of terrorism
According to 2019 Global Terrorism Index developed by London Institute for Economics and Peace, Mongolia is included among 25 nations that have no impact of terrorism together with countries such as North Korea, Cambodia, Cuba, Singapore and Portugal.
SDC team of experts works at NEMA
The National Emergency Management Agency and the Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development (SDC) are co-implementing a project, ‘Improving the National Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) capacities of Mongolia’. In the framework of the project, a search and rescue training center is to be established at the National Rescue Brigade of NEMA, and training instructors will be prepared.
Border checkpoints to be closed on public holidays next week
Dornogobi /MONTSAME/. In compliance with 2004 Mongolia-China intergovernmental agreement on the border ports and their working regimes, border crossing points for auto vehicles will be closed on November 26, the Proclamation Day and November 27, the Day of National Pride.
Education Minister meets Minister of Enlightenment of Russia
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with Minister of Enlightenment of the Russian Federation O.Yu.Vasilyeva on November 22.
Minister Yo.Baatarbileg attends Conference of Ministers of SCO Member and Observer States
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg attended the Conference for the Heads of the Science and Technology Ministries and Agencies of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Member States, which was held in Moscow, Russia on November 21.
50-bed children’s hospital opens in Biocombinat
With support of the Embassy of China and the China Foundation for Peace and Development, a 50-bed children’s hospital has been commissioned in Biocombinat or 12th khoroo, Khan-Uul district of the capital city.
Mongolia to partner with Russia in science and higher education sector
Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg held a meeting with Minister of Science and Higher Education Mikhail Mikhailovich Kotyukov on November 21.
Researchers present artifacts proving ancient Mongolians having lived in India
Co-organized by the Embassy of India in Mongolia, and the Indian Studies Center of Mongolia, a scientific conference took place under the theme, ‘Culture and traditions of the Indo-Mongoloids of Northern India and the Himalayas, and their ancient relations and similarities with Mongolians’ on November 20.
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
In collaboration with the UN Population Fund, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Legal Affairs and the National Committee on Gender Equality are to organize 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence from November 25 to December 10.
Intergovernmental agreement on Biocombinat renovation project amended
On November 21, Minister of Finance Ch.Khurelbaatar and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Hungary to Mongolia Mihály Gálosfai signed the amended agreement on General Programme of Financial Cooperation.
PM U.Khurelsukh visits construction site of Tavantolgoi-Zuunbayan railroad
The construction of 414 km railroad in route Tavantolgoi-Zuunbayan is progressing successfully. The works are being conducted concurrently by dividing the railway into three parts and currently, building of 14 km dam foundation has been completed and it is ready to lay the railway track.
Delegation of Khan-Uul District visits Gatineau
The delegation headed by Mr.Aldarjavkhlan Jukov, the Governor of the Khan-Uul District as well as the Member of the Capital City Council, has paid a working visit to the city of Gatineau.
Academic book about democratic development in Mongolia published
A launch of an academic book ‘Development, reinforcement, issues and challenges in democracy in Mongolia 1990-2019’ took place today, on November 20 at the library of the National University of Mongolia (NUM).
Ukrainians in Mongolia NGO established
The official opening of the non-governmental organization, ‘Ukrainians in Mongolia’, took place in Ulaanbaatar on November 16. Officially having registered on October 30, 2019, the organization is to run their operations in the legal framework of Mongolia. Honorary Consul from Ukraine to Mongolia T.Munkhbat, officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Internal Affairs, and the Governor’s Office of the Capital City, Consul of the Embassy of Ukraine to the People’s Republic of China Lilia Samoilova, citizens of Ukraine living in Ulaanbaatar, and board members of the Mongolia-Ukraine Friendship Society attended the ceremony.