Collection of the National Museum of Mongolia: The Tsatsal with the Twelve Zodiac Animals
In our series of highlight artifacts being kept at the National Museum of Mongolia, we are presenting a tsatsal (wooden spoon used for offerings) from the late 19th century to the early 20th century.
Bogd Khaan Palace Museum: The eight-sided Laviran
This temple was the main laviran of the Bogd Khaan’s Yellow Palace, where state activities were carried out.
Collection of the National Museum of Mongolia: 13th century belt accessories
In our series of highlight artifacts being kept at the National Museum of Mongolia, we are presenting belt accessories that trace back to the 13th century.
Blizzard warning issued for most parts of the country
The National Agency of Meteorology and Environment has issued a warning for blizzards in the eastern parts of western aimags, and in most parts of central and eastern aimags today on January 5, and in the eastern region tomorrow on January 6.
Bogd Khaan Palace Museum: From the Bogd Khaan’s snuff bottle collection
Some historical sources state that the Bogd Khaan had a collection of over 800 snuff bottles. From the collection, the ones being kept at the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum were made from the late 19th century to the early 20th century.
VR creation of Karakorum made publicly available
Professors and students of the National University of Mongolia have created the city of Karakorum in VR (virtual reality) using modern advanced technology.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Dec 28-Jan 01/
During the week of December 28, 2020 to January 01, 2021, MNT 4,091,008,111 worth of securities were traded through 4 trading sessions on the MSE.
5 new COVID-19 cases detected in Mongolia
At the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health today on January 1, it was reported that 5 new cases were detected in Mongolia after testing 17,764 people nationwide within the past 24 hours.
New Year Address by President Khaltmaagiin Battulga
On the New Year’s Eve, President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga delivered a televised message to the people of Mongolia and the Mongols around the globe.
The deel worn by uzemchin wives and its full set of accessories
The Museum of Dornod aimag is the only museum that keeps the deel worn by uzemchin wives (ethnic group in the eastern region) along with its full set of accessories. Despite using core traditional clothes and accessories, the garments worn by the ethnic group differ in their craftsmanship methods.
MNT 2.2 billion raise through fundraising tele concert for Children’s Fund
On December 30, an all-star concert was broadcast live on TV to raise funds for the Children’s Fund. Initially established in 1973, the fund is officially being re-established by the Ministry of Culture after over 30 years.
Mongolian interpretation of ‘Daichin Ulsiin Magad Khuuli’
The stone inscription had writings that wrote, “The stone inscription of Zuu Mod that was made according to the decree. Year 35 of Enkh-Amgalan. The red rat. The first day of the second month of summer. The day of the red dragon.”
Deels worn throughout seasons in the XII-XIV century
Three deels that are registered in the list of invaluable cultural heritage of Mongolia are being kept at the Museum, Training and Research Center of Dornogobi aimag.
President Kh.Battulga awards top young scholars, engineers and workers
In aims of calling for the youth to be more involved in labor, creative industry, and scientific development, and supporting the policy on professional education and the preparation of personnel, the President of Mongolia annually presents awards to outstanding young scholars, engineers and workers leading in their respective sectors. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was decided to not organize the award ceremony this year.
Karakorum city stands once again after 800 years in VR
In aims of promoting national heritage, history and culture and passing it down to future generations, Karakorum city has been created in VR (virtual reality) based on archeological discoveries and historical facts known so far.,
Stock Exchange weekly review /Dec 21-25/
During the week of December 21, 2020 to December 25, 2020, MNT 3,223,853,397 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Bogd Khaan Palace Museum: The Hat of Undur Gegeen Zanabazar
Tracing back to the 17th century, this hat was made by unknown craftsmen using silver, coral, lapis lazuli, and sandalwood leaves.
Ambassador M.P.Singh: The oil refinery is a milestone project and testimony of our close friendship and strategic partnership
MONTSAME News Agency took an interview from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to Mongolia M.P.Singh on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
MONGOLIA IN 2020
MONTSAME National News Agency names the top 10 events in Mongolia for 2020.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade