National athletes successfully completed third stage of Dakar Rally
Mongolian athletes U.Byambadelger and U.Byambatsogt participating in the car class of 2019 Dakar Rally have successfully finished the race in the third stage.
Center for cancer patients from rural areas opens
National Cancer Council NGO opened the residence center for cancer patients arriving to the capital from rural areas today, on January 9.
G.Ariunbaatar signs contract with Mariinsky Theatre
State Honored Artist opera singer G.Ariunbaatar signed a long term contact with the Mariinsky Theatre.
Startups will be able to raise capital publicly
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social policy, Education, Culture and Science discussed draft amendments to the Law on Innovation at its regular meeting on January 9.
‘Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi’ allocated MNT 480 billion to the state budget
Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC sold a total of 13.5 million tons of coal last year. In 2018, the company’s revenue from sales reached MNT 1.86 trillion, with net profit of MNT 720 billion and MNT 480 billion allocated in the state budget, noted B.Gankhuyag, CEO of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC.
Celebration of 70th anniversary of Mongolia-China diplomatic relations launched
Celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and People’s Republic of China has been launched at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on January 8.
Auto trading center to reconstructed into auto station
Citizens Representatives Meeting of the capital city approved the revised plan to reconstruct the Auto trading center in Songino Khairkhan district into auto station with 150 outdoor parking spaces and 700 indoor stalls.
Ambassador B.Ganbold appointed as Head of ENEA Office
Ambassador of Mongolia to the Republic of Korea B.Ganbold was appointed as the Head of Subregional Office for East and North-East Asia (ENEA) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and took office on January 7, 2019.
Mongolian engineers earned MNT 11 billion from aircraft maintenance
Aircraft Maintenance Department of MIAT Mongolian Airlines obtained a revenue of MNT 11 billion in 2018. The department has repaired 12 foreign airplanes this year. Chief of the Production Planning Division at MIAT J.Chuluunjav noted that the company provided aircraft maintenance services to 62 foreign airplanes since 2014.
Discussion on REDD National Programme held
Discussion on the National Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) was held on January 4. It was aimed at discussing the project with the government and non-governmental organizations, scholars, researchers, the public and other relevant stakeholders, getting proposals from them.
Cooperation with international organizations in agriculture to be tightened
Within the framework of expansion and development of foreign cooperation in the food and agriculture sector, a number of projects are being implemented by the in collaboration with donor countries and international organizations.
Michael S.Klecheski appointed as Ambassador of the USA to Mongolia
The United States House of Representatives confirmed the nomination of to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the US to Mongolia Michael S.Klecheski on January 2.
Wooden materials to be exempt from import duties
The Law on Customs Duty Exemption approved on May 10, 2018 took effect from January 1, 2019.
BoM purchases 22 tons of gold
As of December 31, 2018 the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) purchased a total of 22 tons of gold. Compared with the same period of the previous year, the amount of purchased gold increased by 9.5 percent.
Some 800 cadets on security patrol
National Police Agency is organizing the ‘New Year-2018’ integrated action aimed at maintaining order, preventing crime and ensuring traffic and public safety during New Year holidays.
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’