Winners of CanSat-2022 mini satellite competition awarded
The competition was co-organized by the Ministry of Digital Development and Communications, the Mongolian Space Technology Association, the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, the Business Innovation Development Department of the Capital City, the Mongolian University of Science and Technology, and the National University of Mongolia, with ‘Mongolsat Networks’ LLC as the sponsor. The first edition of the national CanSat competition was organized in 2013.
‘Khaan Quest-2022’ multinational peacekeeping exercise kicks off
The 18th annual Khaan Quest multinational peacekeeping exercise kicked off at the Five Hills Training Area today on June 6. President of Mongolia, Commander-In-Chief of the Mongolian Armed Forces U.Khurelsukh gave opening remarks.
Implementation of agreement established with ‘Petrochina Dachin Tamsag’ LLC to be assessed
On June 3, the working group in charge of assessing the production-sharing agreement established with ‘Petrochina Dachin Tamsag’ LLC and renewing the agreement based on corresponding legislation held a meeting. Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan is serving as the head of the working group.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 30-June 3/
During the week of May 30, 2022 to June 3, 2022, MNT 595,063,456.06 worth of securities were traded through 4 trading sessions on the MSE.
Prime Minister works at National Center for Maternal and Child Health
On June 1, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene worked at the National Center for Maternal and Child Health (NCMCH). As the Prime Minister pledged to resolve the funding for comprehensive renovation during his working visit at the healthcare facility exactly one year ago, renovation works are currently underway with progress running at over 60 percent.
Tickets on sale for Ulaanbaatar Grand Slam-2022 tournament
As part of the 2022 IJF World Tour, the Ulaanbaatar Grand Slam tournament will be held at Steppe Arena in Ulaanbaatar city between June 24 and 26.
Spring sowing running at 74.7 percent
On May 31, Speaker of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar and Head of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Environment, Food, and Agriculture Kh.Bolorchuluun became acquainted with the works being carried out at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry.
Studies being carried out on implementing next phase of takhi project
On May 31, MP Ts.Sergelen held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Mongolia Jan Vytopil and Director of Prague Zoo Miroslav Bobek.
Showers and thunderstorms to follow hot weather
Hotter weather is expected in the country’s southern region in the coming few days, with showers and thunderstorms in the northern parts of central and eastern aimags.
Exhibition of artifacts discovered from Kharakhorum to be held at Museum Rietberg
On May 31, President of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences D.Regdel received representatives of the Museum Rietberg located in Zürich, Switzerland.
Electronic visas issued to 5,759 foreign nationals this year
On average, 230 thousand citizens visit Mongolia for tourism purposes each year.
Appropriate legal environment required for Mongolia’s transport and logistics sector
On May 30, the Logistics Forum-2022 was organized by Monlogistics group with the Ministry of Road and Transport Development, the Ministry of Economy and Development, and the Federation of Mongolian Freight Forwarders.
Postage stamp relating to unique findings of Mongolian dinosaurs unveiled
On May 30, the Institute of Paleontology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences hosted the unveiling ceremony for a block of postage stamps issued with the theme, ‘THE UNIQUE FINDINGS OF THE MONGOLIAN DINOSAURS’.
Discussion takes place on private sector participation in sustainable development through UN strategic partnership
Private entities in Mongolia tend to think of the United Nations’ operations as being limited to implementing social responsibility and financing UN projects.
Stock Exchange weekly review /May 23-27/
During the week of May 23, 2022 to May 27, 2022, MNT 925,719,313.61 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
About 900 Mongolian military personnel serving in UN peacekeeping operations each year
On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Mongolian military's participation in United Nations peacekeeping operations, a ceremonial parade took place at the Sukhbaatar square on May 29.
Transloading terminal at Shiveekhuren border checkpoint to be put into operation in September
On May 27, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene and corresponding ministers became acquainted with the operations of Shiveekhuren-Sekhee border checkpoint and the progress of the construction being carried out for a transloading terminal.
Women’s crucial role in achieving interfaith harmony and social well-being
Despite many efforts to progress women equality agenda globally, there is a lot more that yet needs to be done. While promotion of gender equality in business, politics and social sectors often makes the headlines, one area that is rarely considered is equality in the sphere of interfaith work, religious dialogue and in connection with this is the contribution of women to conflict resolution and peacebuilding.
“5 million tons of coal are projected to be exported through container terminals each month”
Along with the members of the Cabinet, the Prime Minister is currently working in Umnugobi aimag. In the framework of the objective to revive the country’s border checkpoints as a part of the New Revival Policy, a ceremony took place for the launch of the construction of a terminal for container transportation yesterday on May 27.