Public library opens in Chingeltei district
A model public library opened in 17th khoroo of Chingeltei district. The project to introduce and develop public libraries in line with international standards is being implemented by Asia-Africa Development Relief Foundation (ADRF) Mongolia and ‘Beyond books’ project team.
National students claim three golden medals at Hippo Olympiad
Three national secondary school students won golden medals at the Hippo English Language Olympiad held in Lido di Gesolo on May 11-12.
Mongolist Christopher Atwood becomes Honorary doctorate of NUM
Mongolist and professor of the University of Pennsylvania Dr. Christopher Atwood was awarded an Honorary doctorate of the National University of Mongolia (NUM), becoming the 41st scholar to be awarded the degree.
Conference on victory of Khalkha River Battle held in Yaroslavl
‘Russia and Mongolia: historical periods’ international academic conference dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Battle of Khalkha River was organized on May 16-18 in Yaroslavl, Russia.
Foreign Affairs Minister pays visit to the Czech Republic
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar is paying an official visit to the Czech Republic at the invitation of the Czech Foreign Minister Tomas Petricek during May 20-21. It is the first visit of Mongolian Foreign Minister to the Czech Republic since the dissolution of Czechoslovakia in 1993.
Mongolia-Germany consultative meeting held in Ulaanbaatar
Consultative meeting on culture and education between Mongolia and Germany was held in Ulaanbaatar on May 17.
Foreign Minister to pay visit to the Czech Republic
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia D.Tsogtbaatar is to pay visit to the Czech Republic on May 20-21 at the invitation of his Czech counterpart Tomas Petricek.
Letters' copies of Mongol khans to Popes handed over to Mongolian side
Bishop Sergio Pagano, Prefect of the Vatican Secret Archives, handed over to the Ambassador of Mongolia to Italy Ts.Jambaldorj the copies of eight 13th-century letters of khans of the Ilkhanate to the Popes.
History class for secondary school students conducted in museum
On the occasion of the International Museum Day to be held on May 18, National Museum of Mongolia organized an event for secondary school students, conducting history classes at the museum.
Foreign Minister receives Chairman of APCAC
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar received Mr. Jackson Cox, Chairman of the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) and the member of American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia on May 17.
‘Microbes on the move’ conference to be held in Ulaanbaatar and Bishkek
‘Microbes on the Move’ academic conference to be organized in Ulaanbaatar and Bishkek during May 18-28 under the ‘Dairy cultures’ research project of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
National boxers claim silver and bronze in St. Petersburg
Mongolian boxers won silver and bronze medals at the ‘St. Petersburg Governor Cup’ international boxing tournament held on May 6-11 in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Project by national filmmaker selected in Open Doors Locarno
A film project by filmmaker P.Lkhagvadulam and P.Zoljargal was selected in the Open Doors section of Locarno Film Festival.
Preliminary balance of payment for April, 2019
In the first quarter of 2019, current and capital account balance deficit by preliminary result reached to USD 277.4 million, decreased by USD 70.8 million compared to the same period of last year.
Non-performing loans increased by 4.3 percent
The money supply reached MNT 19.9 trillion at the end of April 2019, showing an increase of MNT 188.7 billion or 1 percent from the previous month and by MNT 3.6 trillion or 22.5 percent from the same period of previous year.
Registered unemployed decreased by 4.1 percent
At the end of April 2019, the Labor and Social Welfare Services Agencies have registered 33 thousand job seekers, of which 22.5 thousand or 68.1 percent were unemployed and remaining 10.5 thousand or 31.9 percent were employed but looking for a new job
Negative impacts of raw coal consumption on health promoted
An event to promote the negative impact of raw coal consumption on health initiated by the Ministry of Health was held today on May 15. The event was co-organized with the World Health Organization (WHO) Representative Office in Mongolia, Air Pollution Reduction Department of the capital city and other relevant organizations.
Children’s ballet about Berlin Airlift to be staged
‘The history of Berlin Airlift’ children’s ballet will be staged for free at the Ulaanbaatar Ensemble on May 18.
Mongolian chefs win Korean cooking contest
National master chefs have successfully participated in the Korea International Challenge Cup competition held on May 11-12 in Seoul. Chefs of Yuna restaurant lead the competition.
Working group on ‘World Expo 2020’ holds meeting
The Government made a decision regarding Mongolia’s participation in the ‘World Expo 2020’ to be held in Dubai. A working group was established with Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar as Commissioner-General and T.Duuren, CEO of Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, as Deputy Commissioner.
Yolanda Fernandez Lommen: Current ADB Country Partnership Strategy for Mongolia is the largest allocation of ADB funding since we started operations in the country
A.Gansukh: From the very beginning I have told the President “Not to go for the bargain if a horse-trade will be proposed for the case that I am being investigated by the IAAC and the Prosecutors”