President met President of the Russian Federation Vladimir V.Putin
President of Mongolia Khaltmaa Battulga met President of the Russian Federation Vladimir V.Putin and discussed the cooperation between the two countries.
Bests of the coal sector to be named
A Council of Independent Experts was set up at the Mongolian Coal Association, which is responsible for selecting the bests of coal sector during the Coal Mongolia 2018 conference to be held on September 4-5.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece: ‘The Old Horse-Head Fiddler’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the work ‘The Old Horse-head Fiddler’ by U.Yadamsuren which is listed in the rare and invaluable intangible cultural heritage category of Mongolia.
Mongolia leads the region in fight against hepatitis
According to a report, 1.3 million people died from liver cancer and cirrhosis caused by viral hepatitis B and C infections globally and 1614 deaths in Mongolia in 2017. Mongolia has been implementing the national program ‘Healthy Liver Mongolia’ since 2017 to decrease the infection rate.
NATIONAL NAADAM HOLIDAY BEGINS
This year, the National Naadam Holiday is commemorating the 2227th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian State, the 812th anniversary of the founding of the Great Mongol Empire and 97th anniversary of the Mongolian People’s Revolution.
Mongolia to enjoy Russian tariff discount of 52-66.4 percent for 25 years
On June 8, Minister of Road and Transport Development of Mongolia J.Bat-Erdene and Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation Yevgeny Dietrich signed Intergovernmental Agreement between Mongolia and the Russian Federation on Terms for Railway Transit Transportation.
Health workers protest outside IMF office
On May 23, health workers continued their sit-down strike outside the International Monetary Fund (IMF) representative office in Ulaanbaatar.
Mongolian and Chinese businesses sign 36 deals
36 business agreements and deals worth USD 4.6 billion have been signed at the Mongolia-China Business Forum, held in Beijing on April 11.
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh paid a courtesy call on President Xi Jinping
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh paid a courtesy call on President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping on April 10 in the course of his official visit to the country. The meeting was held on the sidelines of the Boao Forum for Asia.
Parliament spring session convenes
The spring plenary session of Parliament convened today with remarks delivered by Speaker M.Enkhbold and President Kh.Battulga.
Swiss Foreign Minister pays visit to Mongolia
At the invitation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Swiss Confederation Ignazio Cassis is paying an official visit to Mongolia on April 4-6, 2018.
Land farming cooperation to be intensified
A national consultation of farmers ‘Sustainable Development of Land Farming’ took place on April 4 in the State House. Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh and Minister of Agriculture, Food and Light Industry B.Batzorig attended the consultation.
Representatives from 20 countries to partake in ‘Mongolia mining-2018’ expo
The "Mongolia Mining 2018" International expo will be held at the Buyant-Ukhaa Sports Complex on April 04-06, with aim to introduce Mongolian mining sector's policy and provide opportunities to keep pace with latest technologies of global mining industry and attract investment.
Veterinary health center opens in Umnugobi aimag
Veterinary health center has been inaugurated in Khanbogd soum, Umnugobi province /aimag/ with funding of MNT 1.4 billion by ‘Gobi Oyu Development Fund which is invested by ‘Turquoise Hill’ LLC.
‘Local Solution Fund’ helps to change toilet
‘Let’s change toilet’ training is being organized by ‘Local Solution Fund’ throughout the country. Pit toilet is the main cause of soil pollution and pressing/critical issue for Mongolians, yet has not been solved over the years. Therefore the Fund is striving to find proper solution and experiment it in practice.
MONTSAME news agency Award winners named
On the occasion of the 105th anniversary of founding of journalism in Mongolia and National Journalism Day, MONTSAME news agency and the Confederation of Mongolian Journalists (CMJ) have named the Best News Reporters for the third time and granted ‘Golden Rules Owner’ title.
Certificates of inscription to UNESCO’s World Heritage List were handed
On the occasion of 55th anniversary of the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO a handing over ceremony of three Mongolian heritages' certificates of inscription to UNESCO's World Heritage List was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.