Minister of Culture meets Ambassador of DPRK
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Culture and Head of the Mongolian side to the Mongolia-DPRK Intergovernmental Consultative Commission Ch.Nomin received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea O Sung-ho, Counsellor of the Embassy Han Chol Min and Trade Consultant Han Jong Gyu on October 25.
COVID-19: 1,231 new cases, 11 deaths reported
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Health reported that 1,231 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 739 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 492 cases in rural regions.
Meeting held on gas pipeline project
Within the framework of the working visit of Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation A.L. Overchuk to Mongolia, delegates led by Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee and Member of the Board of Directors of Gazprom Company Vitaly Markelov have worked in Mongolia.
Number of patients under treatment at home decreases
A total of 2,954 Covid-19 cases were detected last week. It shows that the total cases decreased by 7.6 percent compared with the previous 41st week.
Sea buckthorn factory opens in Uvs aimag
A new factory of sea buckthorn jam has been put into operation in Ulaangom, the capital of Uvs aimag
Foreign Minister delivers opening remarks at 'Model UN'
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. As a part of the ‘UN Week’ campaign on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Mongolia’s accession to the United Nations, ‘Model UN’ meeting launched on October 22.
‘Mandala – Temple of Secret Tantra’ exhibition opens in Tartu
As a part of the 30th anniversary celebration of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Estonia, a photo exhibition ‘Mandala – Temple of Secret Tantra’ was opened in Tartu, Estonia, on October 20.
Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation signed
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of legal education and research was signed by Dr.Prof.B.Amarsanaa, Dean of School of Law of the National University of Mongolia and by Asst.Prof.Dr.Pareena Srivanit, Dean of the Faculty of Law of the Chulalongkorn University of Thailand on 20 October 2021.
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.