Multi-day camel trekking reality show airs
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The first episode of the “Gobi challenge-2020” multi-day camel trekking reality show, which is designed to promote the magnificence of the Gobi desert and the two-humped camel heritage of Mongolia was aired on January 9, 2021.
University and college students to learn Mongolian script from upcoming academic year
Currently, the traditional Mongolian script is taught from the 6th grade of general education schools. Within the framework of the National Mongolian Script Program III, the Cabinet has recently resolved that university and college students to learn the national script beginning from the upcoming academic year.
Charter flight brings National judo team from Qatar
Charter flight en route Doha - Ulaanbaatar landed yesterday at 11:15 am at Buyant Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar.
Antibody test kit developed by Mongolian scholars ready for introduction
Mongolian scholars have developed a test kit that diagnoses antibody mediated immunity against the virus in a person infected with the coronavirus.
COVID-19: Locally acquired cases stand at 990
According to today’s press briefing on the COVID-19 situations, 12 people were diagnosed with the coronavirus as a result of the nationwide PCR testing that involved 16,854 people yesterday.
S.Chinguun to participate in National Children’s Inauguration in U.S.
Chinguun Sergelen, is taking part in the National Children’s Inauguration to be organized by the National Children’s Campaign, a national youth advocacy organization in the United States on January 17, prior to U.S. President elect Joe Biden's inauguration, as a guest speaker.
Birth rate decreased by 2.5 percent in 2020
At the national level, 75.7 thousand mothers gave birth in 2020, decreased by 1907 (2.5%) compared to the same period of the previous year.
Ten new cases of COVID-19 detected in Mongolia
At today’s press briefing 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.
Copy of the first Constitution placed at the Constitutional Court
On the occasion of the Constitution Day of Mongolia, the Constitutional Court and the National Archival Authority jointly placed a copy of the first Constitution in the Hall of Honor of the Constitutional Court building today, January 13, 2021.
Boosting Long-Term Economic Growth through More Equal Labor Force Participation
Mongolia faces significant challenges in female labor force participation. Only 53.4% of working-age women participate in the labor force compared to 68.3% for men.
Student loan becomes available to students of private universities and colleges
At its regular meeting on January 13, in light of the financial problems citizens are facing due to the pandemic, the Cabinet amended the ‘Regulations on issuance and repayment of student development loan’.
JICA donates infection control equipment and PPE
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) yesterday handed over the donation of infection control equipment and disinfectants to the Mongolia-Japan Hospital, considering its significance to the efforts of protecting citizens’ health.
Frontline healthcare workers, seniors to get COVID-19 vaccine first
he cabinet’s meeting convened on January 13 heard presentation by Deputy Prime Minister and Chair of the State Emergency Commission Ya.Sodbaatar on the current situation of coronavirus in Mongolia and measures being taken.
Freight transport across Altanbulag border checkpoint to resume February 1
The cabinet held a regular weekly meeting today, January 13.
Democratic election issues discussed with EU Ambassador to Mongolia
Chairman of the General Election Commission of Mongolia P.Delgernaran received Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Laurentiu Hristea.
Three hospitals in Ulaanbaatar equipped with new PCR laboratories
With the aim to improve healthcare services amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Health is working to establish additional molecular biology laboratories to perform COVID-19 PCR tests in Ulaanbaatar city’s district hospitals.
Mongolia plans to vaccinate 60 percent of population against coronavirus
In an effort to vaccinate its population, the government of Mongolia has been working actively since July 2020, reports the Ministry of Health.
Technical committee meeting organized under the Switch Off Air Pollution project
The meeting was organized on January 12 under the topic of the Energy Assessment Sheet and technical coordinators from GIZ, Ulaanbaatar Clean Air Project by World Bank, Geres Mongolia, PADEM NGO, Tumen-Amgalan LLC and Basaltwool LLC participate in the meeting, organized by the Building Energy Efficiency Center, one of the project implementers.
Energy efficient grey water system on trial in rural village
Energy efficient heating and grey water treatment systems have been put on trial in Selenge aimag in order to introduce a separate sanitation facility system.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade