MIAT reduces its fares for charter flights by 15 percent
Due to the situation of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, Mongolia closed its border.
General entrance exam to be organized in mid-June
During the press briefing held on February 25, Department Head of the Education Evaluation Center L.Ganbat informed that it is being planned to organize the general entrance exam in mid-June and Mongolian language and script exam in May.
Opening of international flight in route Ulaanbaatar-Prague-Ulaanbaatar discussed
On February 25, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Mongolia Jiri Brodsky.
PM holds meeting with representatives of tourism industry
Today, February 25, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene together with five Cabinet Ministers held a meeting with representatives of tourism industry, discussing pressing issues and exchanging views on how to continue further operations of the sector.
Capital city reports 46 new cases of COVID-19
According to the Ministry of Health, 46 people were confirmed with coronavirus through PCR testing conducted nationwide in the last 24 hours.
254 Mongolian nationals arrive home from Istanbul
At 01:00 a.m., last night, February 25, a charter flight in route of Istanbul-Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa international airport in Ulaanbaatar with 254 passengers on board.
Mongolia to participate in World Hunting and Nature Exhibition
State Secretary of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism D.Ganbold had an online meeting with Government Commissioner and State Secretary of Hungary Zoltan Kovacs, exchanging views on works being carried out within bilateral cooperation.
AmCham’s February Monthly Meeting focuses on transparent governance
On February 23, the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia held its February Monthly Meeting virtually, with guest speakers Minister of Home and Justice Affairs Kh. Nyambaatar and U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Michael Klecheski.
“Horse Tamer” documentary by French director wins Grand Prize at International Mountain Film Festival
The 24th Annual Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival kicked off online on February 19 and selected the best films.
Opera singer G.Ariunbaatar performs at gala concert for Defender of the Fatherland Day of Russia
State Honored Artist of Mongolia, opera singer G.Ariunbaatar performed a song "Я люблю тебя, жизнь!" in collaboration with military ensemble named after Alexandrov at the ceremonial concert which is organized on annual February 23 by the Russian Ministry of Defense dedicated to “Defender of the Fatherland Day”.
30 new cases of COVID-19 reported, total reaches 2,723
The Ministry of Health provided updates on coronavirus situation in Mongolia. According to the Ministry, 30 people were detected with coronavirus when performing tests on 42,920 people nationwide on February 22.
Foreign Affairs Minister receives EU Ambassador Traian Hristea
On February 23, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg received Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Traian Hristea.
Ambassador of Mongolia to Lithuania B.Dorj presents his credentials
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Lithuania B.Dorj presented his letter of credence virtually to President of Lithuania Gitanas Nauseda on February 22.
Mongolia receives first COVID vaccine from India
150,000 doses of Made in India, Covishield Astra Zeneca Vaccine granted by Government of India have arrived Mongolia today, February 22 and have been handed over by Ambassador M P Singh to the H.E. Mr S. Amarsaikhan, Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia in a special ceremony held at Buyant-Ukhaa Airport.
Mongolian scholars developing diagnostic tool to detect coronavirus in saliva sample
Scholars of the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences (MNUMS) launched a project to develop a new PCR test kit to detect antibodies against SARS-Cov-2 in saliva sample and introduce it into use.
Mongolia and Turkey to activate cooperation in air transport and tourism
On February 18, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia Ahmet Yazal.
12 charter flights scheduled for March
Director General of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs L.Munkhtushig presented four decisions made by the Cabinet and the State Emergency Commission to intensify works to repatriate Mongolian nationals from overseas countries.
Z.Amin-Erdene wins 3rd prize at Young Euregio Piano Award
Young pianist Z.Amin-Erdene won the 3rd prize at the online edition of “Young Euregio Piano Award” held in Germany.
Mongolia-Turkey business meeting to be held virtually
Mongolia-Turkey business meeting themed “Foreign Trade and Investment Opportunities” will be held virtually on March 2, the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) reports.
President holds online meeting with peacekeepers
On February 16, President of Mongolia and Commander-in-Chief of the Mongolian Armed Forces Kh.Battulga held an online meeting with Mongolian peacekeepers, who are serving in peacekeeping operations in the Republic of South Sudan and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade