Mining Minister meets Ambassadors of China and India
Minister of Mining and Heavy Industry G.Yondon on July 29 met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
Energy Minister checks winter preparations of coal mines
Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh checked on site the winter preparations of Baganuur and Shivee-Ovoo JSCs.
Winners in Young Mongols Writing Contest awarded
The Young Mongols writing competition award ceremony was held at the American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) Office on July 27.
Donation from Japan's Izumisano, Tottori handed over to Tuv aimag
On July 28, Director of the Department for Asia and the Pacific of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs E.Sarantogos handed over the donation made by Izumisano city and Tottori Prefecture of Japan to Zuunmod soum of Tuv aimag to Deputy Governor of Tuv aimag Ch.Sarangerel.
Opportunities to be sought to advance processing industry with Turkey
Minister of Foreign Affairs N.Enkhtaivan met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia Ahmet Yazal.
Sheep Festival takes place in Tuv aimag
Over 80 people attended the Sheep Festival 2020 organized for the sixth year in Tuv aimag on July 25 by Bayansonginot Herders Cooperative of Altanbulag soum of Tuv aimag, the local government, and Khustai National Park Protection Authority.
Study conducted to improve conservation of Taikhar Chuluu
A study was recently conducted to enhance the conservation of Taikhar Chuluu inscribed granite monolith located in Ikhtamir soum of Arkhangai aimag.
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New Head of Swiss Cooperation in Mongolia appointed
Swiss Confederation has appointed Dr Stefanie Burri as its Head of International Cooperation in Mongolia.
Defense Minister receives Ambassador of Russia
Minister of Defense G.Saikhanbayar on July 23 met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia Iskander Kubarovich Azizov.
Int'l dance competition with MNT 400 million prize pool to be organized
International dance foundations of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), dance associations, and tournament organizing committees are to organize the virtual International United Cloud Dance Competition to promote the art of dancing.
Ongoing energy projects discussed with WB
Minister of Energy N.Tavinbekh together with some officials of the energy ministry held a virtual meeting with World Bank representatives headed by Peter Johansen, Senior Energy Specialist and Task Team Leader of the World Bank.
Minister of Foreign Affairs receives Ambassador of China
Minister of Foreign Affairs N.Enkhtaivan on July 23 met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
EUR 7.4 mln technical assistance to be provided to support employment and SDGs implementation
Minister of Labor and Social Protection A.Ariunzaya on July 20 met with Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) in Mongolia Elaine Conkievich.
Int'l training on ‘Upscaling Shearing for Sheep Wool Quality Improvement’ organized
The international level training with national ownership on “Upscaling shearing for sheep wool quality improvement” was successfully organized in Mandalgovi City and Dalai Bagh of Saintsagaan Soum in Dundgobi Aimag, during 29th June – 5th July 2020.
Improvement of social protection services for herders discussed with FAO
On July 20, Minister of Labor and Social Protection A.Ariunzaya met with Resident Representative of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO) in Mongolia Vinod Ahuja.
Construction Minister checks progress of development projects
Minister of Construction and Urban Development B.Munkhbaatar, Deputy Minister of Construction and Urban Development E.Zolboo, and other officials of the construction ministry on July 21 met with the implementing units of the Nogoon Nuur project and Ulaanbaatar Urban Services and Ger Areas Development Investment Program and checked the progress of development works.
Average market price of livestock products as of June
According to the report on the average market price of livestock in June 2020, the average price of castrated camel was at MNT 1.1 million, cattle was MNT 1.1 million, gelding was MNT 886.5 thousand, average price of wether sheep was MNT 185.9 thousand and average price of wether goat was MNT 126.6 thousand.
23.7 million livestock breed offspring in first half of 2020
In the first half of 2020, from expected 31.0 million of dam livestock at the end of 2019, 23.7 million (76.5%) bred offspring at national level, of which 80.8% were ewes, 74.2% were female goats, 71.2% were cows, 63.3% were mares and 47.4% were female camels.
Senior chess players come second in regional championships
Nine Mongolian chess players successfully participated in the Asian Seniors Online Chess Championships held from July 13 to 21 on Chess.com. Three of them competed from home and others participated in the championships from the National Information Technology Park
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