Blacksmith workshop for prisoners opens
On March 20 opening of the metallurgical workshop was held at the prison number 441 by non-repayable subsidy of the TIKA’s Project Coordination Department in Ulaanbaatar under the cooperation between the General Executive Agency of Court Decision of Mongolia and Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) to support the production of prisons, increase product diversity, create internal sources, to pay compensations for damages, employ prisoners, provide vocational training for them and to produce metal protection items for prisons.
PM resolves urgent matters of Bayan-Ulgii aimag
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh is working these days in Bayan-Ulgii aimag as a continuation of his working trip to western aimags.
Organic products to be recorded in State registration
Discussion on draft regulation on state registration and mass consumption of organic products took place on March 21. Food producers, NGOs, scientist and researchers are taking part in the discussion being co-organized by the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Food and Agriculture Department of the capital city and World Bank Export Development Project.
Chair of MEFIN appointed
Dr. S.Davaasuren, Chairman of the Financial Regulatory Commission (FRC) has been appointed as a Chair of the Mutual Exchange Forum on Inclusive Insurance (MEFIN), reported on March 19 by the FRC.
Kazakhs’ Nauryz holiday being celebrated
On the occasion of the 26th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Kazakhstan and Kazakhs’ Nauryz (Nowruz) holiday, a ceremonial event ‘Nauryz (Nowruz) – 2018’ took place in Ulaanbaatar on March 21.
President meets locals of Arkhangai aimag
President Kh.Battulga held a meeting with locals of Arkhangai aimag on March 19, as a continuation of his series of meetings with the people of Mongolia.
Mongolian and South Korean National Forensics discuss cooperation opportunities
State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice and Home Affairs G.Bayasgalan received Director of the National Forensic Service of the Republic of Korea Choi Young Shik, reported on March 21.
Agreement for joint project signed
Mongolian Agency for Standard and Metrology (MASM) signed a project agreement to be co-implemented in 2018-2020 with the National Institute of Metrology of China (NIM).
Mongolian delegates visit the United States
Within the International Visitor’s Leadership Program, Mongolian delegates led by Kh.Enkhjargal, Commissioner General and General Director of the Independent Authority Against Corruption of Mongolia (IAAC), visited Washington, Detroit and Portland cities, the United States on March 5-13.
First Mongolian Seven Summiteer perpetuated on postage stamp
An opening ceremony of the postage stamp block themed ‘First Mongolian Seven Summiteer, an Honored Athlete of Mongolia B.Gangaamaa’ was held on March 19 at the conference hall of the Central Sports Palace.
Herder looks after more than 80 ibexes
What started as a simple humane gesture towards a female ibex with its kid has led to a rare human-wild animal bond in Nomgon soum of Umnugobi aimag.
Asian blockchain developers introduce TOS Coin in Mongolia
On March 20, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology Developers Meeting of Asian countries was held in Ulaanbaatar to introduce a new TOS coin and to discuss benefit of introduction of it in Mongolia. The meeting was attended by blockchain mining businessmen from Japan, Korea, Russia and China.
Deputy Prime Minister to seek ban on horse races until Naadam
The Government could be considering a ban on horse race until Naadam after a spring horse race sparked children’s rights controversy.
New program to encourage creative children launched
A program ‘Creative Future of Mongolia – Let’s Learn Technology’ has launched at the initiative of representative of the Citizen’s Representative Meeting Ts.Baigalmaa.
Murun soum to cooperate with Lukow city of Poland
In the frames of the activity to expand its foreign relations, Khuvsgul aimag has established a cooperation with Łuków city of Poland.
Mongolia-China press forum to take place in Umnugobi aimag
The 9th Mongolia-China Press Forum will be held in Umnugobi aimag this year. Within the framework of it, President of the Confederation of Mongolian Journalists (CMJ) Kh.Mandakhbayar and Governor of Umnugobi aimag N.Naranbaatar signed on a cooperation agreement on March 17.
Youth and children discussing water issues
‘Water-development’ children and youth first meeting was held on March 18 to provide information on water to the future generations of Mongolia and to make youths voice heard to the public.
Joint management committee holds its 6th meeting
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) are implementing the ‘Project for strengthening the national capacity of earthquake disaster protection and prevention in Mongolia’ in 2017-2019.
PM meets citizens of Khovd aimag
During a meeting with locals of Khovd aimag on March 19, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh said, “A core of the government policy is a Mongolian. Mongolians must live safe and peaceful, for which the Government is working."
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