Mongolian culture promoted during NBA play-off
The Embassy of Mongolia to the USA organized a performance ‘Mongolian Heritage Night’ at NBA stadium before Washington Wizards vs Boston Celtics game on December 13 in Washington DC.
Delegates of Mongolian agriculture sector visit Australia
A delegation of 9 people representing Ministry of Agriculture and Light Industry of Mongolia, Mongolian Commodity Exchange and brokers visited Australia on December 6-12.
Mongolian youth take part in STEP Sunburst Youth Camp 2018
Eight Mongolian teens from English schools together with their teachers took part in the event ‘Sunburst Youth Camp 2018’, organized on December 2-9 by the Singapore Technologies Endowment Program (STEP) under the funding of Temasek Foundation International of Singapore.
Some 512.5 million pieces of securities traded at national stock market
The money supply (broad money or M2) reached MNT 18.6 trillion at the end of November 2018, showing an increase of MNT 321.8 billion (1.8 percent) from the previous month and by MNT 3.8 trillion (25.9 percent) from the same period of the previous year.
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat works in Bayankhoshuu gher area
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government G.Zandanshatar worked in Bayankhoshuu, 7th khoroo of Songinokhairkhan district on December 12.
Revenue of rail and air transports increases respectively
In the first 11 months of 2018, 23.4 million tonnes of freight and 2.4 million passengers (double counting) were carried by railway transport.
Tax revenue increases by 30.8 percent
In the first 11 months of 2018, total equilibrated revenue and grants of the General Government Budget reached MNT 8.2 trillion and total expenditure and net lending amounted to MNT 8.0 trillion.
Emergency service workers to be ranked
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on December 12, a decision was made to give 1st-3rd specialty ranks to emergency service workers based on their skills.
Constructional project of thermal power plants advances
At its regular meeting on December 12, the Cabinet decided to authorize the Minister of Finance Ch.Khurelbaatar to sign a loan agreement for ‘Project to construct thermal power plant in centers of 10 aimags’ to be established between the Ministry of Finance of Mongolia and the Export-Import Bank of Korea.
Ambassador B.Delgermaa attends conference for 25th anniversary of Federation Council of Russia
On December 10, Mongolia’s Ambassador to the Russian Federation B. Delgermaa took part as an honored guest in the international conference for the 25th anniversary of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia.
Mongolian honorary consuls and cultural envoys meet in Berlin
A regular meeting of Honorary Consuls and Cultural Envoys of Mongolia in the Federal Republic of Germany was held on December 7 in Berlin.
Ambassador L.Purevsuren lectures at the University of Bern
Mongolia’s Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation L.Purevsuren lectured on November 28 at the University of Bern at an invitation of its Center for Global Studies and Institutes for the Science of Religion.
Border checkpoints to be closed during public holidays
Mongolian-Chinese border crossings will be closed on December 29 in connection with the Independence Day of Mongolia and on January 1, 2019 for New Year celebration.
Twenty-two MPs announce readiness to refuse of their full powers
In regard with recent embezzlement scandal around the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Fund, 22 MPs announced that they are documenting a letter which expresses their readiness to refuse of their full powers, and started collecting signatures of MPs.
Governor of Mongolia's Capital City resigned
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Batbold was resigned on December 10 according to the ordinance of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh.
Foreign Affairs Minister meets people with disabilities
On December 10, MP and Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar held a meeting with representatives of people with disabilities who live in the 1st-6th khoroos of Sukhbaatar district of Ulaanbaatar.
State Secretary D.Davaasuren meets Secretary for Relations of the Holy See
D. Davaasuren, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who was attending the 25th OSCE Ministerial Meeting in Milan, Italy met with Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher, Secretary for Relations with States within the Holy See’s Secretariat of State, on December 6.
State Secretary D.Davaasuren meets OSCE Secretary General
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren who was attending the 25th OSCE Ministerial Meeting in Milan, Italy met with OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger on December 7.
G.Zandanshatar meets country representatives of World Bank and Asian Development Bank
Last Friday, G.Zandanshatar, Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government, met with Jean-Pascal N.Nganou, World Bank’s Acting Country Manager and Senior Economist for Mongolia.
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