Traditional games to be promoted in collaboration with UNESCO
On November 15, Deputy Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports G.Ganbayar met with Khalil Ahmed Khan, Chairperson of the UNESCO Traditional Sports and Games Ad Hoc Advisory Committee and other representatives.
State Secretary D.Davaasuren meets Executive Director of South Centre
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren met with Executive Director of the South Centre Carlos Correa on November 14 in Geneva, exchanging views on cooperation issues.
Auto road connecting Uvs aimag with Ulaanbaatar city opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Road and Transport Development reports that a construction of 135.7 km auto road along the Songino-Khyargas Lake in Uvs aimag was commissioned, connecting the aimag with the capital city.
Mongolian doctors and specialists to go under training in Japan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. In cooperation with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the Ministry of Health of Mongolia is implementing a program to train Mongolian doctors, medical teachers in Japan in November and December of 2019.
60 m long bridge in Selbe sub center commissioned
Construction work of 60 m long bridge, which was built within infrastructure development works of Selbe sub center, has been completed and handed over yesterday, November 14
AmCham organizes workshop on eco-transport in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia, in collaboration with the Mongolian Automobile Distributors' Association (MADA), organized a workshop on ‘Development of Eco-Transport in Mongolia’, involving key stakeholders from the Ministry of Road and Transport Development and Ministry of Environment and Tourism and Ulaanbaatar City municipality.
School bus service to be tested for 27 schools
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. It is recorded that around 1.2 million people make daily commutes on the roads in Ulaanbaatar city with a total population of around 1.6 million.
Second stage of Project for Enhancement of the Fair Competition Environment begins
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) collaborated in strengthening the state inspectors of The Authority of Fair Competition and Consumer Protection (AFCCP) and renewing the legal environment of Mongolia.
President of Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions attends Asia Social Dialogue Forum
Representatives of governments, trade unions, and businesses of 26 countries of Asia are convening at the Asia Social Dialogue Forum 2019 that is taking place in Seoul, ROK on November 12-13. The forum aims to share good practices on further developing social partnership in Asia, and improve initiative of the sides involved.
Actions on national expertise improvement discussed with WTO
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren met with Deputy Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Karl Brauner at the WTO building on November 13.
Vegetable processing plant puts into operation
‘Buyant-Undarga’ plant, which has capacity to process 4 tons of vegetable per day, has been put into operation in Orkhon soum of Darkhan-Uul aimag.
‘U-Money’ cards to be more accessible
On November 13, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan became acquainted with the situation of public transport with President of T-money of ROK Kim Tae-geuk in aims of improving the quality of public transport, and defining what needs to be focused in order to make the U-money e-payment system more accessible.
Meeting with Secretary General of European Free Trade Association
On November 13, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren held a meeting with Secretary General of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Henri Gétaz in Geneva, Switzerland.
‘One city-One standard’ consultation takes place
At the initiatives of Governor of the Capital City S.Amarsaikhan, the first consultation ‘One city-One standard’ was organized on November 12.
Meeting with EBRD representatives
Member of Parliament Z.Narantuya yesterday received Political Advisor to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Jonathan Avis and Head of the Bank’s Operation in Mongolia Irina Kravchenko.
Ger area turning into smoke-free housing area
‘Infrastructure center’, also known as service center, opened yesterday, November 12, in the ger area of 7th khoroo of Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar city.
Delegates attend ‘Asia Pacific Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction Forum’
Advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia L.Sayanaa, Deputy Head of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Colonel Ts.Ganzorig, and Head of the Foreign Relations Department Ch.Ariunaa are attending the Asia-Pacific Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction (APP-DRR) Forum, which is taking place in Brisbane, Australia on November 12-13.
Emergency officials compete in international competition
Ten Mongolian emergency officials led by First Deputy Head of the Emergency Department of the capital city, lieutenant colonel N.Nyamkhorloo successfully participated in the first ‘Flame Blue’ International Technical Exchange and Games on Fire and Rescue that took place in Hangzhou, China on November 5-11.