G.Zandanbal and B.Enkhkhuslen break national swimming record
The 14th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) kicked off in Hangzhou, China today on December 11.
Ts.Otgondalai becomes champion of Asian Classic Powerlifting Championship
Co-organized by the Asian Powerlifting Federation and Mongolian United Powerlifting Federation, the APF Asian Classic Powerlifting Championships took place in Mongolia.
UN to give technical assistance in SMS platform for weather information
Deputy Chief of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), colonel B.Uuganbayar received representatives led by Senior Programme & Policy Advisor for Asia & the Pacific at United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Simon Hollema.
APAU association to support projects aimed at children
Head of the Education, Culture and Arts Authority of Uvurkhangai aimag J.Purevsuren and Director of Regional Center for Diagnosis and Treatment E.Khuderchuluun visited the l’Association Pays d’Allier Uvurkhangai (APAU) headquarters in Moulins, France to discuss future plans.
Youth hockey team wins silver at U20 Challenge Cup of Asia
The Mongolian hockey team won the silver medal at the U20 Challenge Cup of Asia, which took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Project for renovation of 129th kindergarten signed
The ‘Grassroots and Human Security Grant Assistance Programme’, which is mostly implemented in hospitals and educational institutes of developing countries by the Japanese Government, will be implemented for the second time in Bayanzurkh district of the capital city.
Necessary items donated to schools and kindergartens of five soums
The Taiwan Fund for Children and Families donated necessary items of over MNT 60 million to the school and kindergartens of Burd, Bayangol, Guchin-Us, Tugrug and Yusunzuil.
NEMA officials attend experience sharing session in South Korea
A group of officials of the National Emergency management Agency (NEMA), led by Head of the Emergency Management Agency of Khuvsgul Aimag Yo.Purevsuren, became acquainted with the disaster prevention operations of Gyeonggi province in South Korea.
‘White Paper’ book on disaster risk reduction presented to NEMA
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is currently implementing the project, ‘Strengthening the National Capacity of Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia’ in partnership with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Capital’s first co-managed nature park opens to public
‘Selbe Goliin Ekh’ nature park is now open to public. By the decision of the Citizens’ Representative Meeting of the Capital in 2012, 2071.5 hectares of land, habitat of rare plants and animals that important to the ecosystem, were made a locally protected area under the name ‘Selbe Goliin Ekh’ (Headwater area of the Selbe River).
Children of Selenge aimag receive books from Ohio, USA
The books that were donated by the Dublin-Worthington Rotary Club of Ohio and the state’s citizens were received by the children of Selenge aimag.
State Secretary receives representatives of Chinese company
State Secretary of the Ministry of Mining and Heavy Industry G.Nandinjargal received representatives of the Chinese state-owned company, Inner Mongolia Energy Investment Group Co., Ltd. today.
First phase of ‘Education for Sustainable Development’ project concluded
With its aims as developing children and youth into environmentally and socially responsible world-citizens, as well as having them learn how to work and live together and how global issues, such as climate change, can be solved, the ‘Education for Sustainable Development’ project, initiated by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports and the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, is currently being implemented with the funding of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), Uppsala University of Sweden and Institute for International Cooperation in Education (IZB) partnered in the implementation of the project’s first phase, which began in 2015.
Seminar on coordination of convention reports and information takes place
Organized by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, a seminar under the theme, ‘Reports of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions and providing information correlation’, took place.
Mongolian team wins 1st place in International Snow & Ice Sculptures Contest
The 7th ‘Diamonds of Yakutia’ International Snow and Ice Sculptures Contest took place recently in Yakutsk, Russia.
Seven medals grabbed from Russia Open Cup
The 5th Russia Open Cup - Women’s Freestyle Wrestling tournament was held in Cheboksary, Russia on November 30 - December 1.
Italian Ministry of Culture to support stage performance of ‘Attila’ opera
In the frameworks of the consultative meeting between the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Mongolia and the Italian Republic, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg held a meeting with Deputy Minister of Cultural Heritage and Activities Lucia Borgonzoni to discuss partnership in the arts and culture sector.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund