Project launches to make Mongolian lamb meat a global brand
A brand for lamb meat is being introduced for the first time in Mongolia. The launch for the ‘Mongolian Lamb’ project took place at Saruul Market in Ulaanbaatar city on November 1. The project is being launched in the framework of the ‘Wealthy Herder’ programme by ‘Chineeleg Malchin Boijuulakh Tuv’ NGO in partnership with ‘Mon Ecolamb’ LLC. We asked a few questions about the project from Head of Chineeleg Malchin Boijuulakh Tuv NGO L.Odser.
Online training kicks off on pressing issues of trade unions during COVID-19
On November 4, a two-day online training kicked off under the theme, ‘Operations of Trade Unions during the COVID-19 pandemic and pressing issues’.
Blizzard warning issued for most parts of the country
Snow and blizzards are expected in most parts of western aimags and western parts of central aimags tomorrow on November 4.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Oct 26-30/
During the week of October 26, 2020 to October 30, 2020, MNT 5,742,932,423.41 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
The First Mongolian Actress to Create the Role of a Main Character in Hollywood Film
Despite the placing of quarantine throughout the world due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it recently became clear that those in the field of performing arts have definitely not sat around doing nothing.
Deputy Education Minister meets Indian Ambassador
On October 26, Deputy Minister of Education and Science G.Ganbayar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to Mongolia M.P.Singh.
Warmer daytime temperature expected in next few days
With a slight increase in daytime temperature, stable weather is expected in most parts of the country in the next few days.
Order of Sukhbaatar conferred upon Ural Federal University of Russia
With the decree issued by President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, the Order of Sukhbaatar has been conferred upon the Russian Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B.N.Yeltsin.
Stock Exchange weekly review /Oct 19-23/
During the week of October 19, 2020 to October 23, 2020, MNT 854,061,455.81 worth of securities were traded through 5 trading sessions on the MSE.
Mid-term development plan for education sector introduced
On October 23, the Ministry of Education and Science organized a meeting to introduce the mid-term development plan for the education sector for 2021-2030 to domestic and foreign partner organizations.
Yak herders in the mountains’ midst
A certain species of livestock that lived in the midst of the Tibetan mountains, boulders and cliffs covered with snow for thousands of years is the yak. Alongside the Himalayas, yaks live near Tenger Mountain, and the mountainous areas of Arkhangai, Uvurkhangai, and Khuvsgul aimag as well as the forest steppe regions of Zavkhan and Bayankhongor aimag, spreading throughout 132 soums of 13 aimags in Mongolia.
‘Khökhö’ wins awards for Best Film and Best Director at UBIFF
Directed and written by J.Jamiyansuren, the film, ‘Khökhö’, has won the awards for the Best Film and the Best Director in the Mongolian Film Section of the 12th edition of the Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival.
TİKA renovates University of Internal Affairs library
On October 22, the opening ceremony took place for ‘Erdem’ hall at the Central Library of the University of Internal Affairs, which was renovated with program financing of the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA).
Architectural design for National Cardiac Center completes
One of the measures being taken by the Government of Mongolia on decreasing deaths caused by cardiovascular diseases, which has also been reflected in the Sustainable Development Vision 2030 of Mongolia, is the construction of the National Cardiac Center building.
U.Sarangoo: Mongolian cashmere products have begun to provide for luxury demands of global brands
The global cashmere market began to have demand for products made with environmentally and economically sustainable commodities from recent years. In order to implement this in Mongolia, the Sustainable Textile Production and Eco Labelling Project – STeP EcoLab is being implemented by AVSF Mongolia with financing from the European SWITCH-Asia Programme.
International standard certification presented to three leather processing factories
On October 21, certifications for the international standard for quality management system ISO 9001:2015 were presented to ‘Mon-Ireedui’ leather and hide processing factory, ‘Best Shoes’ shoe manufacturing factory, and ‘Darkhan Nekhii’ leather processing factory at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry.
Feature exhibits of Kharakhorum Museum
Despite ancient Mongolians being able to create a large scale civilization, there is little to no documentation and proof about the history they created. In most cases, it is the notes written by foreign travellers and chronicles of neighboring kingdoms and empires that currently serve as crucial research documents.
Creating insulation market in the coldest capital city in the world
Quality certified insulation market is being created in Mongolia by the European Union’s Switch Off Air Pollution project. In the past, Mongolian people went to black market to buy insulation materials, mostly non-certified materials and do it themselves without following the Building Code Standards which in return ends up being not very efficient, often becoming a waste of resources.
Minister of Culture receives Russian Ambassador to discuss partnership
On October 20, Minister of Culture S.Chuluun received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia I.K.Azizov to discuss partnership between the two countries in the cultural sector.
Doctors of Mongolia and Taiwan exchange practices for treating cardiovascular diseases
On October 14, the State Central Second Hospital and the National Taiwan University Hospital jointly organized a video seminar on interventional cardiology procedures. With cardiologists of the State Central Third Hospital also participating in the seminar, the leading medical specialists of Mongolia and Taiwan gathered to exchange information on interventional cardiology research and good practices.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade