Darkhan city to improve its waste management in cooperation with ADB
Governor of Darkhan-Uul province S.Nasanbat received representatives of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Mongolia Resident Mission and authorities of project МОН3244/3245 to develop wastewater management in Darkhan city and technical advisors on March 1.
Blue Pearl festival attracts over 20000 visitors
Organized by the Governor’s Office of Khuvsgul province, annual ice festival named ‘Blue Pearl’ took place on the weekend of March 2-3. The ice festival was celebrated under the theme ‘Let’s love and preserve Khuvsgul lake’.
‘Safety of the pupil’ book published
The Traffic Police Department and the Coordinating Council for Crime Prevention of the capital city released paper, audio and AR version of the ‘Safety of the pupil’ book to provide primary and secondary school students with knowledge on protecting themselves from criminals at home, outdoors, on the internet, in elevator and when taking public transport.
Spring Golden Eagle Festival taking place
An event ‘Spring Golden Eagle Festival 2018’ is taking place on March 4-5 at 'Chinggisiin Khuree' Tour Camp in Ulaanbaatar, with aims to revive eagle hunting tradition and custom of Kazakh nation, to pass the culture to younger generation and to promote to the world.
Empowered bankers to contribute to improving financial literacy
A closing ceremony for ‘Theoretical and practical training for bank workers’ and Project on Introduicng World savings day took place at the Bank of Mongolia.
‘Beekeeping cluster of Mongolia’ startup business meeting to be held on weekends
Mongolian Beekeeping Association and Aravt Business Cooperative NGO gave information on ‘Beekeeping cluster of Mongolia’ startup business meeting.
SMEs rendered financial and technical supports
The Board of Directors of the EBRD Project ‘Building Effective Business Membership Organizations’ held a meeting on March 1 at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry (MFALI).
Snow and reindeer festival promotes culture of ethnic groups
Snow and reindeer festival took place near Zuulun Mountain in Renchinlkhumbe soum of Khuvsgul province. The festival was organized by the general project on supporting Khuvsgul local livelihoods and develop sustainable tourism in Khuvsgul Lake National Park.
Mayor holds meeting on waste-to-energy plant
On March 2, S.Batbold, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar, met Cao Debiao, President of China TianYing Inc.
Small and medium pharmacies unite
To support development of independent pharmaceutical companies operating in Mongolia 22 pharmacies have united to launch ‘Central Pharm’ brand. The union of pharmacies allows them to learn from each other, improve their services and introduce international pharmaceutical standard.
Uvs aimag to receive 2500 books in Russian
The administration of Tomsk Oblast of the Russian Federation together with professors and scientists of the Tomsk State University and Tomsk Polytechnic University have collected over 2500 books to present to the Russian language center of Uvs aimag.
All babies of Ulaanbaatar to get vaccinated
From March 1, 2-month babies started being given the Pneumococcal Vaccine 13-valent (PCV13) in Bayangol, Baganuur, Bagakhangai, Nalaikh, Khan-Uul and Chingeltei districts, according to a resolution of Health Minister.
Qualified doctors to be trained abroad
Mongolian physicians had practicality to cure 7 diseases out of total 39 illness at home in 2017, providing conditions to receive good quality diagnosis and treatment to patients and to reduce their number to go to foreign countries for rehabilitation.
School holidays to begin on March 22
Spring school holidays will begin on March 22 in the capital city and continue until April 1. As for aimag and soum-level schools, spring holidays will be between March 26 and April 8.
Web platform provides information on Mongolian small-scale mining
The Ministry of Mining and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation launched web platform Artisanal and Small Scale Mining Knowledge Hub on March 1.
Academy researchers trained for international project drafting
One of the important goals of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) is to implement a joint research projects with international scientific, technological and innovation organizations and to conduct research projects that meet the requirements of the funding agencies
State central second hospital upgrades operation rooms
The Second Central Hospital has upgraded its three operation rooms into vacuum rooms in compliance with international standard.
Deputy Foreign Minister attends Human Rights Council Session
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg addressed to high-level segment of the 37th Regular Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council which took place on February 28, in Geneva, the Swiss Confederation.
Ulaanbaatar City Council’s chairman meets French Ambassador
On February 28, S.Amarsaikhan, chairman of the Citizens’ Representative Khural (Council) of Ulaanbaatar, met the Ambassador of French Republic to Mongolia Elisabeth Barsacq.
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