Young researchers receive MNT 4 million grant
Organized by the Mongolian Young Scientists’ Association, economy and management session of the annual Khureltogoot-2018 conference took place on October 13.
New born babies increase by 5.9 percent
In the first 9 months of 2018, 57.6 thousand mothers delivered 58.0 thousand children (live births). Compared with the same period of the previous year, mothers increased by 3.2 (5.9 percent) thousand and new born babies increased by 3.2 (5.9 percent) thousand, reported the National Statistics Office of Mongolia on October 12.
Mongolian gers becoming one of export products
Demand for Mongolian Ger, traditional national dwelling increases and tend to become one of export products. According to Head of the Mongol Ger Manufacturers Federation D.Otgonpurev, over 2,000 gers are exported and over 6,000 gers are sold domestically each year.
Mongolian twins running for Belgium’s local elections
Mongolian twin sisters D.Zoljargal and D.Tugsjargal are running for the local elections of the Kingdom of Belgium. They are the members of the CD&V (Christian Democrats) Party.
600 girls attends International Girls’ Day Conference
The General Assembly of the UN declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child from 2012. Currently, the day is celebrated as ‘International Girls’ Day’ or as ‘International Day of the Girl Child’ in 193 countries.
Khuvsgul aimag to develop traditional medicine in cooperation with Ordos city
With the aim to develop traditional medicine combining with modern medicine, Khuvsgul aimag is to cooperate with Ordos City of Inner Mongolia, People’s Republic of China.
Competition for capital city’s 2040 general development plan announced
As the general plan for the capital city will be ending soon in 2020, the mayor’s office have started to work on drafting a development plan for the city of Ulaanbaatar until 2040.
National Day of Tree Planting to be marked this Saturday
In accordance with the Presidential Decree No. 63 issued on April 14, 2010, the National Day of Tree Planting will be marked on Saturday, October 13, 2018.
Opticians of Laurel Foundation to do eye check-ups for free
The Laurel Foundation of Canada and the opticians of the First Central Hospital of Mongolia will be teaming up to do comprehensive eye check-ups and treatments for free between the 9th and 19th of this month at the Gobi-Altai province hospital.
‘Global University Fair 2018’ to be held
The Education Advising and Resource Center (EARC) and the International School of Ulaanbaatar is co-hosting the ‘Global University Fair’ event for the third year on October 27-28.
APP system to be introduced to new international airport
Advance Passenger Processing (APP) system will be introduced to the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport with a purpose to empower national capacity to develop border control, exchange information fast between public organizations and fight terrorism.
Health Minister D.Sarangerel attending 69th session of WHO Regional Committee
Representing Mongolia, Minister of Health D.Sarangerel is attending the 69th Session of the World Health Organization Regional Committee for the Western Pacific, which is being held from October 8 in Manila, Philippines.
‘Open Door’ event takes place at Mongolian Embassy
The Embassy of Mongolia to the Federal Republic of Germany organized an event ‘Open Door’ on October 3 with a purpose to deliver public service to those who live and study in Germany, increase the involvement of individuals and entities in activities being organized by the Embassy, have interconnection and promote initiatives of individuals.
November 8 and 26 to be public holidays
In accordance with the law on National Public Holidays, Mongolia will observe public holidays on November 8 and November 26.
Delegates of Asia Pacific Telecommunity convening in Ulaanbaatar
The 42nd Session of the Management Committee of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) is being held in Ulaanbaatar on October 9-12. Over 100 authorities of public and private organizations in ICT sector of APT member countries are taking part in the event.
KOICA to implement project at MUST
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) officially presented their new project to be carried out at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports.
Education system to be fully digitized in academic year of 2019-2020
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports announced today that the education sector is to fully digitized in the academic year of 2019-2020.
English speech contest national champion announced
Member of ‘Toastmasters Mongolia’ club G.Tsend-Ayush has become the national champion of the English language speech competition, hosted by the Toastmasters Mongolia.
Mongolian delegates attending meeting in Geneva
Delegates led by L.Purevsuren, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, are attending the First Meeting of the Parties (MOP1) to the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade of Tobacco Products, being held in Geneva on October 8-10.