Mongolian doctoral students and researchers in Japan convene virtually
The Third Academic Forum of Mongolian Doctoral Students and Researchers in Japan ‘Science for the Country’s Development’ was organized virtually on November 23.
COVID-19: 'Imported' and local transmission cases stand at 699
Coronavirus tests were conducted on 3301 people yesterday, November 24 in two laboratories of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) and laboratories of the National Center for Zoonotic Diseases as well as Selenge and Darkhan-Uul aimags and 27 people have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Mass testing to be carried out in high-risk neighborhoods
As of November 24, 54 local transmission cases of COVID-19 were detected in Ulaanbaatar.
16 days’ campaign against Gender-Based Violence starts today
The annual 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign for 2020 launches today with the theme “No More Violence: End Gender-Based Violence at Home, in the Workplace, and in Public Spaces”. The campaign is led by United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA) and the Mongolian Government, with financial support from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) in Mongolia.
Extension of lockdown to be decided this week
During the press briefing on the decisions made by irregular Cabinet Meeting, Deputy Prime Minister Ya. Sodbaatar answered the reporter’s question yesterday.
COVID-19: 32 new cases detected
A total of 4335 tests have been done nationwide since yesterday and as a result, 32 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed; 3 in Ulaanbaatar, 26 in Selenge and 3 in Gobisumber.
Day of Proclamation falls on Thursday
In accordance with the law on National Public Holidays, Mongolia will observe a public holiday—Proclamation Day on Thursday, November 26.
Food assistance to be provided to children in need
On November 23, the cabinet convened for an irregular session and decided to re-distribute food products put aside for ‘School Lunch’ program of general education schools as well as food supply of dormitories of kindergartens and secondary schools.
Ya. Sodbaatar: There are 27,169 stranded rural citizens in the capital
Corresponding cabinet members and officials introduced the Cabinet's decisions made at its irregular meeting today.
Online and TV classes to be continued from December 1
The Cabinet held its irregular meeting today, November 23.
China to donate medical supplies worth CNY 4 million to Mongolia
The 16th meeting of Mongolia-China Intergovernmental Commission for Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation was held online on November 23.
‘Mongolia and the Mongols: Past and Present’ int’l conference held virtually
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Republic of Poland, Faculty of Oriental Studies of the University of Warsaw in collaboration with the National University of Mongolia virtually organized the third ‘Mongolia and the Mongols: Past and Present’ international academic conference on November 18-19.
State Emergency Commission convene to discuss COVID-19 matters
The State Emergency Commission convened yesterday, November 22, to exchange latest updates and make decisions concerning on the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia. The meeting was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Ya.Sodbaatar, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar, Minister of Health T.Munkhsaikhan and media representatives.
11 new COVID-19 cases reported, total in Mongolia reaches 640
At today’s pressing briefing by the Ministry of Health on the COVID-19 situation, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) A.Ambaselmaa provided updates on the latest test results.
COVID-19: Local transmission cases reach 193
At the 5 PM press conference by the Ministry of Health on the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases A.Ambaselmaa informed 21 new cases have been confirmed in Selenge aimag since 11 AM.
Students to be involved in COVID-19 testing from Monday
With the aims of intensifying responsive measures to combat COVID-19 pandemic and reducing the risk, the Ministry of Education and Science has completed conducting surveillance questionnaires among university and college students.
COVID-19: 26 new cases detected, total reaches 608
At today’s 11 AM pressing briefing by the Ministry of Health on the COVID-19 situation, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases A.Ambaselmaa provided updates on the latest test results.
Public transport hours extended amid COVID-19 lockdown
he Emergency Commission of Ulaanbaatar city today reported that timetables of public transport in Ulaanbaatar city will return to normal, from 6 AM to 10 PM, with a view to reduce crowds on public transport.
Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mongolia stand at 582
At today’s 5 PM press conference by the Ministry of Health on the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) A.Ambaselmaa informed that four new cases have been confirmed in Mongolia since the latest update was provided in the morning of November 21, today.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade