Mongolian Embassy in USA hosts inaugural celebration of Tsagaan Sar
In cooperation with the Congressional Mongolia Caucus, the Embassy of Mongolia to the United States of America hosted the inaugural celebration of Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year) at Capitol Hill on February 5.
Heroic epic performed at State Ceremonial Ger
In accordance with the Presidential Decree No. 13 on promoting Mongolian heroic epics issued on January 29, a ceremony took place for the performance of ‘Munkh Saikhan Turt Altan Torts (The Eternally Peaceful State of Altan Torts)’ on February 7.
President Kh.Battulga receives Ambassadors and Country Representatives
On the occasion of the traditional celebration of Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year), President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga received Ambassadors to Mongolia and Country Representatives at the State Ceremonial Ger on February 6.
21 Mongolian judokas to compete in Paris Grand Slam
The Paris Grand Slam, which is considered as one of the most prestigious judo events, will be taking place on February 9-10. 609 judokas from 98 countries is to compete in the tournament.
Central Sterile and Bacteriology Laboratory handed over to Third Central Hospital
In the frameworks of the Fifth Health Sector Development Project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), a ceremony took place to hand over the renovated central sterile and bacteriology laboratory to the Third Central Hospital on January 31.
Joint Management Committee holds its 7th meeting
The 7th Joint Coordination Committee meeting for the ‘Project for Strengthening the National Capacity of Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia’ jointly implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) took place on February 1.
Virtual museum exhibits handed over to Erdene Zuu Monastery Museum
Within the framework of the project, the virtual museum exhibits and its equipment were handed over to the Erdene Zuu Monastery Museum, openly presenting it to the public on January 31.
Week-long event for project to train 1000 engineers to take place in March
The administrative committee meeting for the project, ‘Higher Engineering Education Development Project’, took place yesterday on January 31.
Save the Children organizes seminar for emergency commission
In partnership with Bayan-Ulgii aimag’s Governor’s Office and Emergency Management Agency, the Save the Children has been implementing a project on giving educational and psychological assistance to families and children living in rural settlements affected by flood in the aimag since November 2018.
Discussion held on results of START project
On January 29, the 6th meeting of the ‘Project for Strengthening Teachers’ Ability and Reasonable Treatments for Children with Disabilities’ (START), implemented with the support of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), took place to discuss the project results, report for 2018 as well as the work to be done in the remaining 6 months of the project.
Mongolian snow sculptors rank in top 16
The Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships took place in Colorado, USA on January 20-27.
Seminar on earthquake risk assessment and protection takes place
A task force of the project Strengthening the National Capacity of Earthquake Disaster Protection and Prevention in Mongolia, currently being co-implemented by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), worked in Darkhan-Uul aimag.
Minister of Foreign Affairs attends AmCham Monthly Meeting
The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham Mongolia) hosted Minister for Foreign Affairs Tsogtbaatar Damdin at the January Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, January 29, at Shangri-La Hotel, Ulaanbaatar. Manuel P. Micaller, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. of the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia, also attended the meeting and delivered remarks.
Mongolian wrangler to train horses in Germany
Citizen of Sagsai soum of Bayan-Ulgii aimag K.Naurizbek has left for Baden-Württemberg, Germany to train horses. According to the director of ‘Altai Expedition’ company B.Bekbolat, a German man named Peter regularly visits Mongolia to do horseback tours and hiking.
Discussion held on increasing responsibility on improving waste management
In the frameworks of the project, ‘Waste and Climate Change’, being co-implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the Asia Foundation, a discussion was held under the theme, ‘Increasing the responsibility of manufacturers and importers in enhancing waste management’. Corresponding experts of aimags and districts attended the discussion.
Mongolian wrestlers win 15 medals from Ivan Yariguin Grand Prix
The Grand Prix named after the famous Russian wrestler Ivan Yariguin took place in Krasnoyarsk, Russia in January 24-27.
Bacteriology laboratory opens at aimag hospital
In the frameworks of the Fifth Health Sector Development Project funded by the Asian Development Bank, a bacteriology laboratory has been opened at the Uvs aimag hospital.
Mongolia-Japan Teaching Hospital to open in the coming month
Ministry of Health D.Sarangerel received Chief Representative of JICA Mongolia Office Sato Mutsumi to discuss the work to be done by the Mongolian government for the Mongolia-Japan teaching hospital.
Rokit Bay judges world’s best performances
Mongolian rapper and producer O.Bayarsaikhan, better known as Rokit Bay, have notified his followers on his social media page that he worked as one of the 50 international judges for the upcoming global talent competition, ‘The World’s Best’, which will be aired by the American TV network CBS.
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