Mongolia-Russia-China Tourism Ministerial Meeting taking place
The fourth Meeting of the Tourism Ministers of Mongolia, Russia and China is taking place in Ulanqab, Inner Mongolia, China on June 22-25.
International delegates discuss effect on creating jobs in tourism sector
The high-level policy forum, KOPIST (Korea Partnership Initiative on Sustainable Tourism), took place in Jeju, South Korea on June 21-24.
President receives delegates of the World Health Organization
On June 24, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga received delegates of the World Health Organization (WHO), including Dr. Takeshi Kasai, Regional Director for the Western Pacific, and Dr. Sergey Diorditsa, Country Representative for Mongolia.
A Mongolian to receive 2019 Goethe Medals
The 2019 Goethe Medals go to Mongolian publisher, bookseller and political journalist Enkhbat Roozon, alongside the German-Turkish writer Doğan Akhanlı and the US-based, Iranian-born artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat.
Women inventors participate in an international exhibition
The Korea International Women’s Invention Exposition took place at the Korea International Exhibition Center in South Korea on June 20-23.
Partnership agreement for Kharkhorin expedition extended
Director of the Institute of Pre- and Early Historical Archeology at the University of Bonn, Prof. Dr. Jan Bemmann and President of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences D.Regdel signed a memorandum to extend the duration of the partnership agreement for the Mongolian-German Kharkhorin Expedition. With the memorandum, the agreement is extended by 5 years until 2024.
First forum of Mongolian and South Korean journalists takes place
On June 21, the first forum of Mongolian and South Korean journalists was held with participation of over 25 media representatives from S.Korea to discuss bilateral cooperation in media sector and the future of journalism in digital era.
Ulaanbaatar city museum to be restored
According to Governor’s Decree, restoration and extension of Ulaanbaatar city museum will be conducted under the ‘Cultural heritage friendly Ulaanbaatar’ campaign.
Deputy Minister J.Saule receives delegation of Uzbekistan
Deputy Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule received delegates led by Director of State Committee for Veterinary and Livestock Development of Uzbekistan Norkobilov Bahrom Turayevich on June 21.
Training takes place to enhance teaching methodology of university professors
In partnership with Singapore Polytechnic, CDIO trainings have been conducted to build the capacity of professors in higher education institutes in the framework of the Higher Education Reform Project since 2015.
Importance of joining forces against tuberculosis emphasized
The second international conference under the theme, ‘Seeking ways to eliminate tuberculosis in Asia’, took place in Ulaanbaatar on June 19-20. According to estimations of the World Health Organizations, the number of new TB cases reached 10 million globally, of which 60 percent have been registered in Asia.
OSCE Secretary General visiting Mongolia
Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Thomas Greminger is making a working visit to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on June 20-22.
High-level inter-regional conference against terrorism taking place in Ulaanbaatar
On June 20, the High-Level Inter-Regional Conference on ‘Whole-of-Society Approach’ to Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism kicked off at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Mongolia ranks 42nd in Global Peace Index
The Institute for Economics and Peace released its thirteenth edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), which ranks 163 independent states and territories according to their level of peacefulness.
Startup Mongolia opens its branch in Darkhan
Startup Mongolia NGO opened its first local branch in Darkhan city with the support from Mercy Corps. Since its establishment in 2011, the organization launched more than 400 startups.
Hungary to grant USD 57 million loan for Biocombinat’s renovation
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary Peter Szijjarto is visiting Mongolia today.
Foreign Minister meets famous film producer
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received New Zealand film producer Tim Coddington on June 19.
Young scientists awarded grants of MNT 10 million
Grants worth MNT 10 million were awarded to ten young researchers each to support their creative projects that would introduce innovative products and services.
Mongolia's possibility to become Eurasian integrated logistics hub discussed
A seminar themed ‘Logistics trend in Eurasian Continent and Role of the Mongolian Transport Sector’ took place on June 19 at Construction Development Center. The Ministry of Construction and Urban Planning organized the consultation in partnership with JICA.
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