Harvest running at 58 percent
As of October 9, 231.8 thousand tons of wheat, 156.9 thousand tons of potatoes and 84.4 thousand tons of vegetables have been harvested.
600 girls attends International Girls’ Day Conference
The General Assembly of the UN declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child from 2012. Currently, the day is celebrated as ‘International Girls’ Day’ or as ‘International Day of the Girl Child’ in 193 countries.
Competition for capital city’s 2040 general development plan announced
As the general plan for the capital city will be ending soon in 2020, the mayor’s office have started to work on drafting a development plan for the city of Ulaanbaatar until 2040.
Over 1,000 swans gather at Duut Lake
Each autumn, thousands of white swans gather at the steppe of Dariganga, feasting people’s eyes, just by their existence. This year, over 1,000 swans gathered at Duut Lake and Ganga Lake in Dariganga. However, compared to the previous years, there hasn’t been that many people who came to visit.
Opticians of Laurel Foundation to do eye check-ups for free
The Laurel Foundation of Canada and the opticians of the First Central Hospital of Mongolia will be teaming up to do comprehensive eye check-ups and treatments for free between the 9th and 19th of this month at the Gobi-Altai province hospital.
Confederation of Trade Unions demands urgent measures against increase in petrol price
The Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions (CMTU) demands urgent measures against the increase in petrol price and announces their suggestion of establishing ‘Risk Fund’ and making additional changes to tax laws.
Top performances of State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet at ‘Gala Opening’ show
On its 68th anniversary, the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet is opening its 56th season with the show ‘Gala Opening’, filled with a selection from the best classical performances on this Sunday.
Mongolian researchers produced fertilizers and fodder using microorganisms
During the conference “Biodiversity of microorganisms, its protection and appropriate usage”, researchers highlighted the importance of microorganisms in restoring soil to its original state, curing infections that have developed antibiotic-resistant bacteria and production.
Mongolian State Conservatory receives grand pianos
The ceremony for presenting the titles of honorary professor, professor and adjunct professor to senior professors and performers took place at the hall of the Mongolian State Conservatory yesterday.
Regional transport forum discusses coordination of public transport development and land-use planning
The 11th Intergovernmental Regional Environmentally Sustainable Transport Forum is continuing today, discussing the development of environmentally sustainable transport for the millions of rapidly increasing population in Asian cities.
Respect paid to statue of S.Zorig for 20th year
Today is the day when S.Zorig, a meritorous figure in politics and society, was assassinated 20 years ago in 1998.
Minister D.Sumiyabazar: Gold production will become sector to bring in USD1 billion
For his opening remarks at the Gold Forum today, the Mining Minister D.Sumiyabazar has noted that the gold sector will be developed to the point where it brings in over 1 billion USD annually and become one of the pillars that will help meet ‘Sustainable Development 2030 Goals’.
Grain harvesting at 22.1 percent
As of October 1, 107.6 thousand tons of wheat n has been harvested from 75.3 thousand hectares of area, which means that grain harvesting is running at 22.1 percent.
ICT Expo 2018 runs under motto 'Together in Digital Development’
The annual ICT Expo 2018, which is being held for the 12th time was launched at Misheel Expo Center yesterday on September 30. The three-day expo organized by the Community and Information Technology Authority is running under the motto ‘Together in Digital Development’.
Retirement ceremony of 70th Yokozuna D.Byambadorj takes place
The retirement ceremony of the 70th Yokozuna Harumafuji D.Byambadorj has taken place at the Ryogoku Kokugikan arena of Tokyo yesterday on September 30, 2018.
Mongolia’s first official digital currency now in circulation
The ceremony for ‘Digital currency’--a new method of payment has taken place at the Bank of Mongolia today.
2019 State Budget Bill submitted to Parliament
The Minister of Finance Ch.Khurelbaatar submitted the bill on the 2019 State Budget which was approved by the government.
Photographers of the world to reflect Mongolia of today
The National News Agency MONTSAME agency, the United Association of Mongolian Photographers and the Policy Council for National Brands will be organizing the ‘Mongolia Today’ project from October 8 to October 15.
PM expresses high gratitude for UNDP support
On September 27, Mongolian PM U.Khurelsukh, who is currently participating in the 73rd Session of UN General Assembly, had a meeting with the Administrator of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) A.Steiner and exchanged views on the partnership between Mongolia and the UNDP.