Operations of Legal Committees of Child Rights to be made more accessible
A project on mitigating the impact of COVID-19 by increasing children’s access to justice in Mongolia is being implemented by the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) with funding from the European Union.
Construction work kicks off at Thermal Power Plant to connect 10 thousand households to central heating
With a soft loan of USD 41 million for financing, the World Bank, the International Development Association, and the Government of Mongolia are jointly implementing the Ulaanbaatar Heating Sector Improvement Project from 2021 to 2025. Construction works to be carried out in the framework of the project kicked off at ‘Thermal Power Plant-3’ JSC on May 5.
A step towards energy independence: Chargait Hydropower Plant
For the very first time, discussions have begun to take place for establishing a hydropower plant in Mongolia with the investment of private entities. The plant in question is the Chargait Hydropower Plant that is currently being planned to be built near one of the largest rivers of Mongolia - the Delgermurun River located 28 km from Tosontsengel soum, and 50 km from the centre of Khusvgul aimag.
Finance Minister to ensure implementation of IMF working group's recommendations
A working group of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) worked in Mongolia between April 28 and May 4. In its framework, the working group has conducted a study to define the current socio-economic situation of Mongolia and the country’s mid-term economic outlook.
Chief of Staff of the President’s Office makes working visit to Sweden
In the framework of the One Billion Trees national movement initiated by the President of Mongolia, Chief of Staff of the Office of the President Ya.Sodbaatar became acquainted with the Ekebo Research Station of the Swedish Forest Research Institute, the Swedish-based Nordic Genetic Resource Center, and the Sveaskog state-owned forest company’s tree nursery in Hallsberg.
Construction of Tavantolgoi-Zuunbayan railroad running at 88.4 percent
At its regular meeting on May 4, the Cabinet heard a report on the progress of railway construction works.
Frequency of flights en route Ulaanbaatar-Frankfurt to be increased
At its regular meeting today on May 4, the Cabinet made the decision to increase the frequency of flights being conducted by the national flag carrier, MIAT Mongolian Airlines, en route Ulaanbaatar-Frankfurt to five times per week.
Minister puts forth request to continue to implement EU’s Erasmus+ programme
On May 3, Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan received Ambassador of the European Union, Head of the EU Delegation to Mongolia Axelle Nicaise.
Cooler temperatures expected in most parts of the country
Temperatures are expected to drop in most parts of the country as precipitation has been forecasted in the country’s eastern region tomorrow on May 5.
Erdenet Mining Corporation establishes MoU with BCC AB and Sadkora Forestry of Sweden
In the framework of the One Billion Trees national movement initiated by the President of Mongolia, Chief of Staff of the Office of the President Ya.Sodbaatar made a working visit to the Kingdom of Sweden.
Electronic signatures begin to be issued for citizens
With the newly amended Law on Electronic Signature coming into effect from May 1, electronic signatures have begun to be issued for citizens from yesterday.
Stock Exchange weekly review /April 25-29/
During the week of April 25, 2022 to April 29, 2022, MNT 2,788,601,140.07 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
New international border crossing point to open in Gobi-Altai aimag
Preparations are currently underway to open a new international border crossing point in the country’s Gobi-Altai aimag, which borders Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China.
“The Government will pay special attention to the tourism sector in the next two years”
On April 30, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene held a meeting with representatives of over 120 companies that run operations in the tourism and hospitality industry.
Foreign Minister of Mongolia and Japan hold official talks
On May 1, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg held official talks with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Yoshimasa Hayashi, who is paying an official visit to Mongolia.
Istanbul Regional Directorate of Forestry to cooperate in framework of One Billion Trees national movement
In the framework of ensuring the implementation of the One Billion Trees national movement initiated by the President of Mongolia, Chief of Staff of the Office of the President Ya.Sodbaatar made a working visit to Istanbul, Turkey.
Global Green Growth Institute to provide support in sourcing necessary funding for green city
On April 27, Head of the Satellite City and Special Economic Zone Development Agency of the Capital City B.Mendsaikhan held a working meeting with Country Representative for Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Annaka Peterson.
Burgastai - Laoemyao autoroad border checkpoint resumes operations
Starting from April 28, the Burgastai - Laoemyao autoroad border checkpoint has resumed operations.
Capacity of international airport to be fully utilized
As a new CEO has been appointed at ‘New Ulaanbaatar International Airport’ LLC, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar received executives of the airport management company on April 25.