Conference on urban disaster resilience held
On September 27, an international academic conference themed ‘Ways to strengthen disaster resilience in urban areas’ was co-organized by the National Emergency Management Agency and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR).
Uvurkhangai youth to work in Japan for training
Mongolia’s Honored Athlete, the 68th Grand Champion of Japanese professional sumo wrestling Asashoryu D.Dagvadorj is implementing ‘New Uvurkhangai’ project and intends to train 26 Mongolian women in Japan in the first turn.
Today marks International Translation day
Today, September 30 is celebrated as an International Translation day annually. International Federation of Translators was founded by Pierre-Francois Caill in 1953 in Paris, France. More than 100 professional associations are affiliated, representing over 80,000 translators in 55 countries.
MoU signed between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs
While attending the General Debate of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with Foreign Affairs Ministers of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria and the Kingdom of Bahrain on September 27.
Mongolian University of Science and Technology to mark 60th anniversary in October
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The historic 60th anniversary of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) that started preparing professional workforce with higher academic degree, including engineering and technological specialists, upon the necessity toward the nation’s development will be celebrated in October 2019.
More direct flights to be conducted in route Ulaanbaatar-Istanbul
At the end of 2-day meeting of bilateral working group in charge of amendments on Intergovernmental Agreement between Mongolia and the Republic of Turkey on Air Relations, the sides signed the agreement on September 26.
Balloon to be launched next month from central square
This year marks 380th anniversary of the foundation of capital city of Mongolia. On the occasion of the anniversary, Governor Office of the capital city and Ulaanbaatar City Tourism Department in collaboration with Mongolian Aerospace Research and Science Association (MARSA) announced a competition ‘Our creations in the space’ among school children aged 12-15.
Foreign Affairs Minister meets U.S. President Donald Trump
President of the United States Donald Trump received heads of governments and UN member states, who attended the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly on September 24.
Products of scientific works displayed at exhibition
An exhibition ‘Science, technology and innovation-2019’ opened today as a precedence of ‘First State Congress of Scientific Workers’ being held under the auspice of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh.
Foreign Minister meets his S.Korean counterpart Kang Kyung-wha
On the sidelines of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with his South Korean counterpart Ms. Kang Kyung-wha on September 25.
Photo exhibition from Poland opens
A photo exhibition “The struggle and bravery of the Polish people in the course of WWII” opened at the National Museum of Mongolia on the 24th of September and ends on 6th of October. The exhibition is being co-organized by the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to Mongolia Krzysztof Bojko and Cultural Center of the Republic of Poland in Beijing.
Seeking ways to eliminate poverty together
The national conference themed ‘Seeking ways to eliminate poverty together’ took place on September 25 at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI).
Mongolia to be promoted at Tokyo Tower
The Mongolian National Olympic Committee is to set up “Mongolia House” at “Tokyo Tower”, the most attracted tourist destination in Tokyo, Japan in the course of Tokyo-2020. Battushig B, the Vice President of Mongolian National Olympic Committee, has signed a memorandum with the relevant authorities to set up “Mongolia House”.
MIAT to lease Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner for direct flight to US
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. MIAT Mongolian Airlines, national flag carrier of Mongolia has reached a lease agreement with the Air Lease Corporation, American aircraft leasing company regarding Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft capable of long-haul direct flight to the USA. The plane is expected to arrive in Mongolia and put into operation by 2021 and the sides yet to agree on price.
Cabinet news in brief
At its regular meeting on September 25, the Cabinet made the following decisions:
Governor S.Amarsaikhan meets Vice Chairman of Tibet Autonomous Region of China
Governor of the Capital City S.Amarsaikhan met with Vice Chairman of Tibet Autonomous Region of China Meng Xiaolin on September 24.
Sustainability and mobility of smart cities being discussed in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. An international conference ‘Sustainability and Mobility in the Context of Smart cities’ kicked off in Ulaanbaatar on September 23. The event is being organized by the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Ministry of Road and Transport Development and Ulaanbaatar City Governor’s Office and organizations from the Germany and funded by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) under the Travelling Conferences grant.
Mongolia to cooperate with Indian Space Research Organization
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who was on visit to the Republic of India visited Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) on September 23.
President Kh.Battulga visits Indian top companies
On September 23, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga visited ‘Tata Power Solar’ Indian solar energy company and ‘Infosys’ technology company, meeting with their authorities.