New building of capital city government to serve as COVID-19 emergency care site
The State Emergency Commission and the Emergency Commission of the capital city have begun making preparations at sites where hospital beds can be opened up in response to COVID-19.
COVID-19: 2,268 new cases, 11 deaths reported
2,268 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from 11,295 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Capacity building training under U.S.-Mongolia Child Protection Compact Partnership organized
In the framework of the Child Protection Compact Partnership signed between the governments of the United States of America and Mongolia, the “Child Protection Compact" project has started the implementation by World Vision International and The Asia Foundation Mongolia.
Business licenses to be issued online, with more transparent, open procedure
Mr. Sainzorig, Head of the Legal Policy Department of the Ministry of Justice and Home Affairs of Mongolia, has briefed the public on the draft Law on License. The bill is expected to be adopted at the autumn Parliamentary session.
Deputy Energy Minister participates in Yerevan International Energy Charter Forum
Deputy Minister of Energy M.Bayarmagnai took part in the Yerevan International Energy Charter Forum.
Service and rest areas to be built along tourist routes
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the Ministry of Road and Transport Development are working together to create rest areas and service areas with public toilets, shops, fuel stations, and restaurants along main tourist routes through public private partnership to provide a safer and more convenient travel experience for tourists.
COVID-19: 2,400 new cases, 11 deaths reported
2,400 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from 10,425 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
15.9 million sq.m public spaces and facilities disinfected
The National Emergency Management Agency, General Agency for Specialized Inspection, healthcare authorities, and the General Authority for Veterinary Services are carrying out a nationwide disinfection program.
Education Ministry implements result-based budgeting to further reforms in the education sector
Aligning budgets with the development priorities and the SDGs, i.e. the implementation of the results-based budgeting is a vital component to channel the available financial resources to the policy priorities and increase the efficiency of the state budgets, hence enabling Mongolia to meet its national SDGs targets.
COVID-19: 2,635 new cases, 14 deaths reported
2,635 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from 12,865 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Ceremony takes place to honor military personnel served in Afghanistan
On June 17, a ceremony took place at the Sukhbaatar Square to honor the military troops of the Mongolian Armed Forces who served in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
‘Communicating TVET info to public’ online training for journalists held
On June 18, 40 people from the media sector, including journalists and editors, private sector, non-governmental organizations and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector participated in the online training on ‘Communicating TVET info to public’.
Southern region of Mongolia ready for green development — ADB Dialogue Event
The southern region of Mongolia has potential for sustainable growth if investment for green development, renewable energy, and tourism are matched with large infrastructure projects in energy, transport, and extractive sectors, Asian Development Bank and stakeholders in Mongolia discussed at an event today, June 18. They were attending a provincial-level regional conference organized by ADB with the Government of Mongolia to hold a dialogue on rural development challenges and on-site project experiences.
Mongolia reports record high daily new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 88,516
Mongolia reported 2,746 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday, the highest daily increase since the pandemic hit the country last year, according to the Ministry of Health. Daily COVID-19 press briefing for today, June 18, Friday, by the Ministry of Health, reported that 2,746 new coronavirus cases were detected nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Food and beverage services only open for take out and delivery until 24 June
In connection with the increasing rate of daily COVID-19 infections in Mongolia, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar issued an ordinance to intensify preventative measures against the pandemic.
YOGA in times of Covid
Today, the world stands at a crossroads and the humanity is facing a transformative phase in the wake of Covid pandemic.
Latest COVID-19 Household Response Phone Survey results released
While Mongolia has taken early and decisive measures to prevent the inflow and outbreak of COVID-19, household-level shocks caused by COVID-19 can be long-lasting and disproportionally hit the poor and vulnerable the hardest, creating an urgent need for timely data collection to help monitoring and mitigating the socio-economic impacts of the shock.
170 citizens return home on charter flight from Seoul
At 7.23 pm on June 16, a charter flight in route Seoul - Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar city.
Daily COVID-19 cases rise to record 2,642, with 11 deaths
At a daily COVID-19 press briefing of the Ministry of Health on June 17, it was reported that 2,642 new coronavirus cases were detected from 11,540 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Mongolia receives 84 thousand Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines from Japan
In the framework of non-refundable assistance from the Government of Japan, Mongolia received 84,240 doses of vaccines on June 16. This is the first shipment of a total of about 2.35 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines being provided in the framework of USD 21.5 million non-refundable aid of Japan.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade