Education Minister presents bill for General Law on Education to Speaker
On June 24, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan presented the bill for the General Law on Education to Speaker G.Zandanshatar.
Second batch of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines received
On June 23, the second batch of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines were received per the agreement signed between the Government of Mongolia and Pfizer Inc signed in May 2021 for 2.5 million doses of vaccine in 2021.
Gandantegchinlen Monastery area to be developed into cultural tourism zone
At its regular meeting today on June 23, the Cabinet supported the suggestion to develop the nearby area of Gandantegchinlen Monastery into a cultural tourism zone, and gave out orders to develop a feasibility study and corresponding blueprints for the project.
Achievements of CPC-led China show advantages of socialism, Russian communist leader says
The Communist Party of China (CPC) has led the country to tremendous successes, demonstrating to the world the great advantages of the socialist path of development, the leader of Russia's communist party Gennady Zyuganov has said.
Dermatoglyphic study by Mongolian team of researchers published on PLOS One scientific journal
A joint study conducted by doctors and researchers at the National Center for Mental Health and the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences on ‘Main Characteristics of Dermatoglyphics Associated with Schizophrenia and its Clinical Subtypes’ has been published on PLOS One, a peer-reviewed scientific journal by the Public Library of Science (PLOS).
Joint management committee meeting takes place for project on strengthening post-graduate training for doctors
On June 22, the first joint management committee meeting took place for the Project for Strengthening Post-Graduate Training for Medical Doctors and Nurses being implemented in partnership between the Ministry of Health and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) starting from January 2021.
Mongol Ecology Center renovates student development classroom at School No. 29
Mongol Ecology Center has renovated a student development classroom at School No. 29, with financing from a grant through Australia’s Direct Aid Program.
Draft amendments to Law on Investment submitted to Speaker
On June 21, MPs Kh.Gankhuyag and D.Unurbolor presented draft amendments to the Law on Investment to Speaker G.Zandanshatar. With the current Law on Investment in place, a foreign company has to choose its status as a business entity with foreign investment or a representative office prior to starting its business in Mongolia.
Higher temperatures expected in most parts of the country
Hotter days are ahead for most parts of the country, reports the National Agency of Meteorology and Environment. Showers and thunderstorms are expected in some parts of western and central aimags today on June 21, in western parts of western aimags and some parts of central aimags on June 22, and in the northern region of the country on June 23.
President Kh.Battulga becomes acquainted with construction work of sports complex
On June 20, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan became acquainted with the construction progress of the sports complex being built in the capital city’s Khan-Uul district.
Five greenhouses established in Gobi-Altai aimag through TIKA project
With funding from the Turkish International Cooperation Agency, five new greenhouses have been established with irrigation systems in Tsogt soum, Gobi-Altai aimag.
Bio-based product to be introduced in capital city district to reduce soil pollution
150 households in the capital city’s Sukhbaatar district will be provided with bio-based products manufactured by ‘Bioarius’, a startup founded by scholars and researchers at the Institute of Biology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Jun 14-18/
During the week of June 14, 2021 to June 18, 2021, MNT 1,703,200,134.51 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
MNT 550 million allocated from state budget to tackle desertification
This year, a total of MNT 550 million has been allocated from the state budget for reducing desertification and land degradation. The funds are being used for works to protect about 200 hectares of land in the aimags of Khovd, Gobi-Altai, Umnugobi, Bayankhongor, Dundgobi, and Gobisumber.
Ceremony takes place to honor military personnel served in Afghanistan
On June 17, a ceremony took place at the Sukhbaatar Square to honor the military troops of the Mongolian Armed Forces who served in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
170 citizens return home on charter flight from Seoul
At 7.23 pm on June 16, a charter flight in route Seoul - Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar city.
Mongolia receives 84 thousand Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines from Japan
In the framework of non-refundable assistance from the Government of Japan, Mongolia received 84,240 doses of vaccines on June 16. This is the first shipment of a total of about 2.35 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines being provided in the framework of USD 21.5 million non-refundable aid of Japan.
Specialized laboratory established for hide and leather research
A specialized laboratory for hide and leather research has been established at the School of Industrial Technology of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology. Despite counting 60-70 million heads of livestock annually, only 10 thousand items of hide are processed each year.
COVID-19: 2,395 new cases reported, total reaches 83,128
On June 16, the Ministry of Health reported that 2,395 new cases were detected in Mongolia after testing 13,673 people nationwide within the past 24 hours.
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