Partnering with UNICEF in tackling mental health issues in teenagers
On March 2, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan held a meeting with Representative of UNICEF to Mongolia Alex Heikens.
Preparations underway to reopen borders
On March 1, Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan held a meeting with the working group in charge of conducting risk assessments on infection control, safety, and possible risks at border checkpoints.
Tourism partnership to further expand with Japan
On March 1, Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Urtnasan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki to exchange views on partnership, especially in increasing forest areas and expanding partnership in tourism.
From the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum: Silver Incense Burner
One of the highlight works of craftsmanship - the silver incense burner made by a well-known craftsman named Yerentei Gompil is being kept at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Feb 22-26/
During the week of February 22, 2021 to February 26, 2021, MNT 9,266,868,354.15 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
State Honored Athlete B.Ser-Od qualifies for Tokyo Olympics
State Honored Athlete, marathon runner B.Ser-Od has successfully run in the Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon organized in Japan, clocking 2 hours, 9 minutes, 26 seconds. It is his 5th time qualifying for the Olympic Games.
Traffic movement from Ulaanbaatar opens from today
Per the State Emergency Commission’s decision, the traffic movement from Ulaanbaatar to the rest of the country has been opened from today, March 1. The decision was made by the commission on February 25, obliging the corresponding officials to carry out the operations.
41 new COVID-19 cases detected, total reaches 2,907
At the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health today on February 28, it was reported that 41 new cases were detected in Mongolia after conducting PCR tests nationwide within the past 24 hours.
Snowfall and blizzards expected throughout the country
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment has issued a warning for blizzards in the aimags of Zavkhan and Gobi-Altai as well as the northern parts of Bayankhongor aimag and the western parts of Arkhangai aimag.
Umnugobi aimag officials hold virtual meeting with Australian Ambassador
The governing body of Umnugobi aimag held a virtual meeting with Ambassador of Australia to Mongolia Dave Vosen to discuss the projects and programs implemented in the aimag as well as investments made by the Government of Australia and the Embassy.
Order of Polar Star presented to Deputy State Secretary of Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
On February 23, the Order of the Polar Star, one of the highest state order was awarded to Deputy State Secretary of the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Istvan Joo.
PM L.Oyun-Erdene: Giving out loans with 3 percent interest will greatly support business owners
Yesterday on February 23, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene became acquainted with the operations of entities that have resumed normal operations after getting the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine - ‘AstraZeneca’.
Mongolia-Czech parliamentary group holds meeting with Czech parliamentary members
On February 23, Chairman of the Mongolia-Czech parliamentary group at the State Great Khural, MP B.Enkhbayar held a virtual meeting with Chairman of the Czech-Mongolia parliamentary group at the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic Daniel Pawlas.
Mongolia successfully launches COVID-19 vaccination programme
Today marks a major milestone for Mongolia with the administration of its first batch of vaccine to prevent the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), beginning with the frontline health care workers at high risk.
Mongolia receives COVID-19 vaccines as assistance from China
The charter flight transporting 300 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccine sent as assistance by the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the Chinese People’s Liberation Army landed at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport in Ulaanbaatar city yesterday night on February 22.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Feb 15-19/
During the week of February 15, 2021 to February 19, 2021, MNT 8,397,394,113.61 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Slight snow and strong winds expected in most parts of the country
Slight snow is expected near the Altai Mountains today and in the southeastern parts of Gobi aimags tonight on February 22. Strong winds are also expected in most parts of the country.
Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene receives EU Ambassador
On February 18, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene received Ambassador of the European Union to Mongolia Traian L. Hristea.
From the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum: Percussion Instruments
The Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum currently keeps a certain number of percussion instruments that are recorded to have been used in shaman and Buddhist practices as well as during wars and conquests throughout history.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade