Agreement on trade and economic cooperation with Azerbaijan signed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 21, 2021, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B.Battsetseg met online with the Minister of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mikayil Jabbarov, and signed the Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Government of Mongolia and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
UN Week launches
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. On October 20, the 'UN week' campaign was launched by tree planting event at the Mt Bayanzurkh, 15 km from Ulaanbaatar City.Bayanzurkh, 15 km from Ulaanbaatar City.
Greece hands over Olympic flame to Beijing 2022 organizers
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Olympic Flame for the Beijing 2022 Winter Games was handed over on Tuesday to the Chinese organizers in a ceremony at the Panathenaic stadium in Athens.
'100 years of Mongolian-Russian cooperation' international scientific conference held
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, the Academy of Sciences, the Bank of Mongolia, Erdenet Mining Corporation and Ulaanbaatar Railway JSC jointly organized on October 19 an international scientific conference '100 years of Mongolian-Russian cooperation' in dedication to the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Russia.
Respiratory ventilator handed over to National Center for Maternal and Child Health
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. One of the two respiratory ventilators donated by the Government of Hungary was handed over to the National Center for Maternal and Child Health (NCMCH).
Energy Minister participates in the Second Ministerial Conference of the Belt and Road initiative
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolia’s Energy Minister Tavinbekh Nansal delivered a speech online to the Second Belt and Road Energy Ministerial Conference which is taking place in Qingdao city of China, on October 18-19, 2021. The conference is convening under the theme “Join Hands Towards a Greener and More Inclusive Energy Future”.
Cooperation to be intensified with China in education and science sectors
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 19, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui, and exchanged views on intensifying and strengthening cooperation in the education sector between two countries.
'Sale of Big City' runs at the central square
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 382th anniversary of Ulaanbaatar city, ‘Sale of Big City’ is running at the Sukhbaatar Square on October 18-20.
Second Belt and Road Energy Ministerial Conference opens in Qingdao
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Jointly sponsored by the National Energy Administration of China and the People’s Government of Shandong Province, the Second Belt and Road Energy Ministerial Conference, themed “Join Hands towards a Greener and More Inclusive Energy Future”, opened at Qingdao International Convention Center, Qingdao on October 18.
'UN Week' campaign to be launched with planting of 2,500 trees
On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Mongolia's accession to the United Nations, the ‘UN Week’ campaign is to run between October 10 and 18, reports the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
75 percent of children involved in vaccination in the capital city
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Since COVID-19 vaccination rollout launched, 74.6 percent of the citizens in the capital city have had the first dose of the vaccine and 71.1 percent have been fully vaccinated, while 18 percent have gotten their third shot.
National Forum of Judicial and Law Enforcement Officials held
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME / On October 15, ‘National Forum of Judicial and Law Enforcement Officials’ took place under the auspices of the President of Mongolia on October 15 at the State House.
Foreign Minister pays courtesy call on Prime Minister of Kazakhstan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of her official visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg on October 15 paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister of Kazakhstan A.U.Mamin.
Mongolia Shows Improvement in Management of Public Finances
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolia’s management of public finances has improved, but further reforms are needed in some areas to achieve international best practice standards, a recent World Bank assessment finds.
KCNA of DPRK extends greetings to MONTSAME news agency
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of MONTSAME News Agency, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) of North Korea has extended greetings.
Cooperation with Kazakhstan in transit transport sector discussed
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 13, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg held a working meeting with B.Sultanov, head of Kazakhstan’s side to the Mongolia-Kazakhstan Intergovernmental Commission and Minister of Trade and Integration of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Over 300 entities joining ‘One billion trees’ nationwide campaign
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Some 320 organizations and entities of Mongolia have joined a ‘One billion trees’ nationwide campaign, initiated by the President of Mongolia, so far and planted trees in the ‘Nogoon Kherem’ grove, ‘Bayangol agro’, ‘Shine Nalaikh’ and ‘Bumbatiin Rashaan’ park.
COVID-19: 2,565 new cases, 17 deaths reported
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Health reported that 2,565 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1,322 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 1243 cases in rural regions.
Today's Cabinet meeting agenda
At its regular meeting on October 13, the following issues are planned to be discussed by the Cabinet.
Foreign Minister meets Kyrgyz counterpart
Minister of Foreign Affairs B. Battsetseg held a working meeting with her Kyrgyz counterpart R.A.Kazakbaev during her participation in the Sixth Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA), which is being organized in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership