National Championship for Speed Skating takes place
The National Skating Union has successfully organized the first speed skating competition for 2019 at the skating rink in Khandgait on January 6.
Ownership of Asgat silver deposit to be transferred to Erdenes Mongol LLC
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government G.Zandanshatar received the executives of Mineral Resources and Petroleum Authority, Erdenes Mongol LLC and Mongolrostsvetmet LLC.
B.Budjargal wins ultramarathon
IM B.Budjargal placed 1st place in the 6-day event of the Across The Years multiday running event, which took place in Arizona, USA.
Ulaanbaatar winter festival to take place for the 6th year
The Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival will take place on February 16-17. Officials report that this year’s festival will be co-organized by the Tourism Department of the Capital City and Sky Resort Ski Complex.
Third phase begins for project on reducing air pollution of Ulaanbaatar city
As according to the memorandum signed between the Government of Mongolia and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the first and second phase of the Capacity Development Project for Air Pollution Control in Ulaanbaatar City was implemented in 2009-2017.
Grand Master D.Erdenebileg leads Mongolian draughts players
With the recent update of the world ranking, GMI D.Erdenebileg is in the lead of Mongolian draughts players with a total of 2292 points, ranking 65th in the world ranking.
Over 1 million passengers carried on international flights
The Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia (MCAA) reports that record-breaking 1.2 million passengers were carried on international flights to and from Mongolia this past year.
Mongolia named as one of the top 10 countries to visit
Forbes has named Mongolia as one of the top 10 countries to visit in 2019.
Railway ticket booking application launches
Earlier in 2018, the Ulaanbaatar Railway Joint Venture Company made their online website easier and more accessible by improving the server capacity and adding more options for payment.
Experts discuss chemical safety and toxicology
The board meeting for the committee of the project ‘Building capacity for public health management during chemical incidents’ took place.
Opera singer B.Mongolkhuu wins 3rd place from international opera competition
The 8th International Competition for Young Artists named after N.A.Obukhova took place in Russia between December 22-25.
Actress A.Mungunzul to judge international film festival
Mongolian actress A.Mungunzul is to judge the Spiritual Films Section of the 17th Dhaka International Film Festival.
Discussion on ways to reduce air pollution takes place
Environment and Green Development Committee of the Citizens' Representative Khural of the capital city and the Air Pollution Reduction Department of Ulaanbaatar city co-organized a discussion under the theme, ‘Joining forces against air pollution’ today on December 26.
Memory athletes ranks 3rd as a team
The 27th World Memory Championship took place in Hong Kong, China on December 20-22. Over 260 athletes from 21 countries participated in the championship.
Foreign Minister receives Ambassador of Greece
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic to Mongolia Leonidas Rokanas.
Opera singer E.Ankhbayar wins at Rimsky-Korsakov Competition
Opera singer E.Ankhbayar participated in the opera and romance categories at the Rimsky-Korsakov International Competition of Young Opera Singers, winning 1st place in both categories.
International olympiad winners awarded
In compliance with the decision made by Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa, awards are presented to students who successfully participated in international olympiads starting from this year. Thus, the students, who had great success in international olympiads, received their certificates and awards yesterday on December 20.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund