NEMA officials attend international conference on capacity building for DRR technology
Senior Officer at the Disaster Management Department of the National Emergency Management Agency Ch.Lkhamjav, and specialist of the Geospatial and Technology Department T.Ulambaatar are attending the international conference on capacity building for disaster risk reduction technology, co-organized by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Ministry of the Interior and Safety of the Republic of Korea.
Ulaanbaatar city cancels its decision to increase road tax
Ulaanbaatar City’s Citizens' Representative Khural convened on December 16, to rediscuss its previous decision to increase Ulaanbaatar city road tax by five times, which caused public protest. The discussion resulted in the members' unanimous decision of annulling the City’s Representative Khural’s resolution 29/30 dated December 5.
Capital city governor meets representatives of Daewoo Bus Kazakhstan
On December 17, Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan met with a delegation from the Daewoo Bus Kazakhstan LLC.
Capital city governor meets representatives of Puxiang Bioenergy
On December 16, Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan met with representatives of the Puxiang Bioenergy Co., Ltd.
Capital city governor meets Mongolian Ambassadors to foreign countries
Governor of the capital city S.Amarsaikhan today met with Ambassadors of Mongolia to overseas countries.
Virtual exhibit hall opens at History and Ethnographic Museum of Bayankhongor aimag
The History and Ethnographic Museum of Bayankhongor aimag has begun to offer virtual exhibits for the public with the usage of advanced technological equipment. Alongside the museum of the aimag, the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum, the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum, and the Erdene Zuu Monastery Museum are the first museums to showcase virtual exhibits in Mongolia.
Ice sculpture of Charles Bridge of Prague on display at Sukhbaatar Square
The Embassy of the Czech Republic officially opened ice sculptures of two of the most famous landmarks of Prague, Charles Bridge and Metropolitan Cathedral of Saints Vitus, Wenceslaus and Adalbert at the Sukhbaatar Square on December 16.
Kindergarten in Tumentsogt soum to be refurbished
On October 13, Governor of Sukhbaatar J.Erdenebaatar and chargé d'affaires ad interim of the Embassy of Japan in Mongolia Shinichiro Hayashi signed a cooperation agreement to renovate the building of a kindergarten of Tumentsogt soum in Zavkhan aimag under Japan's Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Program.
Executive NEMA official attends international training on fire fighting and rescue operations
Head of the Fire Department of National Emergency Management Agency, colonel Ts.Nyambayar attended an international training organized under the theme, ‘Fire fighting and rescue operations’ by the Civil Defense Academy of the United Arab Emirates..
E-health training center opens
On December 13, World Bank Mongolia together with the Ministry of Health launched E-health training center.
State Secretary visits Mongolian studies department of Eötvös Loránd University
State Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports B.Bayarsaikhan visited the Department of Mongolian and Inner Asian Studies of the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) of Hungary.
Ulaanbaatar City Government to continue to cooperate with World Bank
B.Otgonsukh, official in charge of road and transport projects at the Ulaanbaatar City Government, met with James Anderson, World Bank (WB)’s Country Representative for Mongolia.
School No. 15 to be renovated under Japan's GGP scheme
/ On December 13, Shinichiro Hayashi, chargé d'affaires ad interim at the Embassy of Japan in Mongolia, and J.Aldarjavkhlan, Governor of Khan-Uul district signed an agreement to refurbish the building of school No. 15 in the district under Japan's Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Program.
Mongolian University of Medical Sciences to cooperate with Harvard Medical School
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolian delegates led by Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg visited the Harvard University and held a meeting with the university representatives, including University Marshal Dr. Margot N. Gill, Administrative Dean for International Affairs in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University.
Mongolian studies at Harvard to be resumed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolian Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports established a Memorandum of Cooperation with the world’s leading Harvard University on promoting Mongolian studies.
MUST partners with MIT’s Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of his working visit to the USA, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Yo.Baatarbileg met with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) delegates to exchange views on policy and initiatives carried out by the Government of Mongolia in the field of education.
Sixth Forum of Mongolian Young Scientists takes place
The National Forum of Mongolia Young Scientists was held at Novotel Hotel on December 12.
Public survey shows support towards government measures against corruption
The results of the survey co-conducted by Asia Foundation, and Sant Maral Foundation to determine public perceptions and knowledge of corruption in 2019 were introduced on December 6.
The Mongol Messenger announces English essay contest
The Mongol Messenger, English weekly newspaper operated by the national news agency MONTSAME announces its annual essay contest in English among 10-12 grade students of high schools in Ulaanbaatar.