Environmental Research Center newly established
Under a Record of Discussion signed on August 20, 2014, between the governments of Mongolia and the Republic of Korea, an environmental research center with a floor area of 2,135 square meters has been built.
Oil refinery construction to begin this spring
Indian companies that have breadth of experience in civil engineering and infrastructure development, including JMC Projects, KEC International, and Afcons Infrastructure, are tendering for the first engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC-1) contract of the oil refinery project being carried out by Mongol Refinery state-owned company.
Hay and salt licks provided for wild animals
Bayan Bumbatai cooperative designed for natural resource management of Darvi soum of Khovd aimag biannually prepares food for wild animals. It has recently taken the initiative to place hay and blocks of salt along ridges with the purpose of protecting the wildlife.
The Hu makes theme song for Star Wars game
Mongolian hunnu rock band The HU has made a song in a fictional ‘alien’ language for the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order action-adventure game.
MAS institute directors contribute their one-day salary for Chinese colleagues
Members of the executive committee of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) donated their one-day salary to support their Chinese colleagues in the Covid-19 outbreak and called for its staff to make their contributions.
Ulaanbaatar mayor meets the best national cultural heritage bearer of 2019
Ulaanbaatar authorities led by Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan on February 18 met with A.Baldandorj, who had been awarded Mongolia’s Best Cultural Heritage Bearer of the year of 2019 on the same day.
Mining Minister meets Ambassador of China
Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry D.Sumiyabazar on February 18 met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui in connection with his recent appointment.
Ambassador to Russia meets Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Board of Directors
On February 18, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Russia Federation D.Davaa met with a delegation led by Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors at Gazprom public joint-stock company.
A.Baldandorj awarded Best Intangible Cultural Heritage Bearer of 2019
On February 18, Prime Minister of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh presented a certificate of the Best Intangible Cultural Heritage Bearer of 2019 and a cash prize of MNT 30 million to epic teller Baldandorj Avirmed.
MNT 65 million donated for Chinese military heath professionals fighting Covid-19
On February 18, the United Federation of Mongolian Soldiers NGO handed over MNT 65 million which has been raised for Chinese military physicians and nurses fighting the coronavirus disease, to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
Working hours of mothers reduced to 6 hours a day in Uvs aimag
To prevent the coronavirus disease, local emergency commission of Uvs aimag convened a meeting on February 17
Judokas claim three medals in Europe
Mongolian judo wrestlers grabbed one silver and two bronze medals at international competitions held in Europe.
Digital questionnaire to be conducted at traffic checkpoints
Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan on February 17 met with International Organization for Migration (IOM)’s Programme Manager Victor Lutenco.
Mineral industry to contribute to the fight against Covid-19 spread
Mineral industry workers informed Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry D.Sumiyabazar of their plans to launch a campaign against the coronavirus disease (covid-19) as part of the industry that play an important part in the socio-economic development of Mongolia.
Head of Ulaanbaatar Environmental Department awarded international prize
Head of the Environmental Department of the capital city E.Battulga has been awarded the International Environmental Prize ‘EcoWorld’.
Bus passengers without face masks to be not allowed
The General Agency for Specialized Inspection instructed bus operating companies to serve only those wearing face masks In connection with the partial elevation of national disaster protection readiness level.
Mongolian writers’ works published in French journal
Every year, Editions Jentayu releases a special issue dedicated to the literature of a given Asian country. In January 2020, Editions Jentayu, in cooperation with the Mongolian Academy of Culture and Poetry, has released its first-ever special issue on Mongolia.
Agriculture Minister works in Austria
Minister of Agriculture and Light Industry Ch.Ulaan paid a working visit to the Republic of Austria on February 14-15.
Ulaanbaatar to have a street named after Nur-Sultan
Governor of the capital city and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Amarsaikhan on February 14, met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Mongolia Zhalgas Adilbayev.
BoM Governor participates in IMF-JICA Joint International Conference in Japan
A delegation led by Governor of the Bank of Mongolia B.Lkhagvasuren attended an international conference jointly organized by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on February 12-13.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund