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.
Mongolian Honorary Consulate opens in Milan, Italy
Mongolian Honorary Consulate opened in Milan, Italy on October 7.
Ambassador T.Badral visits Inner Mongolia
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the People's Republic of China T. Badral is paying a working visit to the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region between October 11 and 14.
First Assembly of All Judges of Mongolia takes place
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The first session of all judges of Mongolia has started in the State House on October 11.
Unified system for livestock registration introduced
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Two-day international seminar on “Current state of the livestock identification and registration” was held on October 7-8.
COVID-19: 1,348 new cases, 14 deaths reported
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Health reported that 1,348 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 835 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 513 cases in rural regions.
Facebook partners with the Ministry of Education and Science to train 1,000 teachers
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Mongolia’s Ministry of Education and Science and Facebook, the global technology and social media company have entered a new partnership to train 1,000 professional teachers in Mongolia to implement digital literacy education at their own schools.
Mongolia’s renewed commitment to accelerating the implementation of the SDGs
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been put on spotlight at the first-ever High-level National Forum on the SDGs on 4th October 2021 as Mongolia’s key stakeholders in development, including the Parliamentarians, the Cabinet ministers, Diplomatic Missions, representatives from the civil society, development partners and the academia, and most importantly from the private sector, discussed the importance of integration of the SDGs in the national policies and programs and their implementation in Mongolia.
20.9 million tons of freight carried by rail transport
In the first eight months of this year, 20.9 million tons of freight were carried by railway transport. Compared to the same period of the previous year, the carried freight increased by 1.5 million tons (7.5%).
288,000 citizens vaccinated with third dose
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. A total of 288,000 citizens were vaccinated with the third dose nationwide, reports Minister of Health S.Enkhbold on September 27.
United States and Mongolia Successfully Conduct Khangai-21 Disaster Response Exercise
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. From September 14-23, the Civil Military Support Element of the U.S. Embassy partnered with the National Emergency Management Agency of Mongolia to organize the Khangai-21 Disaster Response Exercise in Arkhangai Province.
100 thousand trees to be planted by employees of energy sector
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh has issued an appeal and launched a campaign to plant 100 thousand trees.
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg attended women foreign ministers informal gathering
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg attended the Women Foreign Ministers informal gathering held on the sidelines of the General Debate of the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly.