The Mongol Messenger
Talks with Rio Tinto on Oyu Tolgoi Project launches
The working group in charge of implementing the parliamentary resolution No.92 dated November 21, 2019, titled ‘Ensuring the interests of Mongolia in the exploitation of the Oyu Tolgoi gold-copper mine’ began the negotiations with Rio Tinto company delegates on April 12.
Kh.Batjargal: Sustainability of development policy secured by the Constitution
We took an interview from Chairman of the National Development Agency Kh.Batjargalabout the “blueprint” for the country’s development.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
In 1985, former Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau visited Mongolia with his children and met with Leader J.Batmunkh. At that time, young diplomat Khaliun Panidjunai worked as an assistant interpreter. We asked senior diplomat and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary P.Khaliun to share his memories of this visit.
A.Ganbaatar: We have a goal to become one of Asia’s top-10 football federations by 2028
Having more member states than the United Nations (193), FIFA (211) is an evidence that the sport of football is one of mankind’s greatest creations.
Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene presents four key objectives of his Cabinet
Regarding the appointments of members of the new Cabinet, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene delivered a speech at the plenary session of the Parliament and introduced four goals of his Cabinet.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade
2020 marked the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the State of Kuwait. On the occasion of the anniversary, MONTSAME agency interviewed Mr. Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kuwait to Mongolia, on the current state and future of relations and cooperation between the two countries.
“New mining technologies offering opportunities to advance sustainable development”
Council for Sustainable Development and Social Responsibility examines impacts of technological reform in Mongolia’s mining industry
MONGOLIA IN 2020
MONTSAME National News Agency names the top 10 events in Mongolia for 2020.
Journey to the Lake in the North
We present you a travel note written by MONTSAME news agency journalist B.Altankhuyag, who visited Tsaatan or reindeer herder community in Khuvsgul aimag this summer. July 11. It could be hard for one to find transport from Murun city, capital of Khuvsgul aimag, to the aimag’s Tsagaannuur soum on the morning of the National Naadam Festival, just as the locals of Khuvsgul celebrate the festival.
Values immeasurable by money will be created by the oil refinery
Mongolia – a country that became an oil producing country 10 years ago, has advanced to the next level in the sector by starting the construction of a complex that will process commodities and manufacture value-added products.
Kh.Badamsuren: EMC achieves greater than ever before
Interview with General Director of Erdenet Mining Corporation (EMC) state- owned enterprise that makes substantial contributions to the growth of Mongolian economy, Honored Industrial Worker of Mongolia, Doctor of Technical Sciences Kh.Badamsuren.
THE WORLD IN 2020
MONTSAME National News Agency highlights the top 10 events that happened in the world in 2020.
Michael S. Klecheski :This strategic partnership is more than just words on paper
The strategic partnership of the U.S and Mongolia is important not just for our two nations but for the entire region because it represents a shining example of international cooperation between democracies. Our relationship is founded on our shared values of democracy, human rights, free and fair private sector economic growth, and the sovereignty of nations. These are fundamental values in both our countries – they are very real, in that both Americans and, I am convinced, Mongolians, genuinely believe in them in practice - and this is why our partnership is so strong and growing even closer.
S.Badral: We have a goal to create artificial intelligent robot
In the age of information technology, software developers around the world are actively seeking to create the perfect artificial intelligence. In foreign countries, artificial intelligence waiters and even taxis have been invented and successfully tested. Mongolians should not lag behind but keep up with this technological advancement. “Chimege Systems” LLC introduced its “Chimege Writer” system on October 22, which is able to convert human speech to text and text to human speech with the help of artificial intelligence.
Tujiin Nars saved from extinction
Where there were only a few pines left in the sandy soiled land more than a decade ago, there is now a pine forest. In the future, it will keep growing and continue to play an important role in Mongolia's natural ecosystem. Tujiin Nars, a pine forest, is a state protected area located in Shaamar and Altanbulag soums of Selenge aimag.
Foreign Minister holds first press conference since appointment
On November 2, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia N.Enkhtaivan held the first-ever press conference since assuming office in July 2020. At the beginning of the conference, he briefed on the measures and resolutions he has made in foreign relations since he assumed office.
P.Batchuluun: We have saved 27 lives with 12 brain-dead donor transplants
The First International Scientific Seminar ‘Expanding Deceased Donor Organ Transplantation’ was held at the First State Central Hospital on October 30.
The First Mongolian Actress to Create the Role of a Main Character in Hollywood Film
Despite the placing of quarantine throughout the world due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it recently became clear that those in the field of performing arts have definitely not sat around doing nothing.
Corporate raiding and Mongolia
Identifying the existence of corporate raiding in Mongolia no longer requires studies, glasses, or microscopes. Putting aside the all-too-familiar cases, it is worthwhile to note the following: Mongolia has been globally acclaimed for its success in preventing the COVID-19 pandemic. This must be emulated in a consistent and determined fight against corporate raiding on all levels to cut it at its roots. Only then, can the country prosper as a decent economy which is self-reliant and not at the mercy of others.
Yak herders in the mountains’ midst
A certain species of livestock that lived in the midst of the Tibetan mountains, boulders and cliffs covered with snow for thousands of years is the yak. Alongside the Himalayas, yaks live near Tenger Mountain, and the mountainous areas of Arkhangai, Uvurkhangai, and Khuvsgul aimag as well as the forest steppe regions of Zavkhan and Bayankhongor aimag, spreading throughout 132 soums of 13 aimags in Mongolia.
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’