Horse racing events at Khui 7 Khudag postponed due to rain
A series of events celebrating the Naadam Festival on the occasion of the 2229th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian Statehood, 814th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire and 99th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia started on July 9, with the ceremony of the Nine White Banners and on July 10, today with the ceremony for raising the State Flag on the central square.
New parliament’s first session closes
On July 9, Thursday, the new State Great Khural – the parliament of Mongolia formed by the 2020 parliamentary election closed its first plenary session, after confirming Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the parliament and composition and members of the cabinet and finalizing the appointment of new members of the parliamentary standing committees.
State Flag Day celebrated with flag-raising ceremony, military parade
Mongolia celebrates State Flag Day on July 10, every year.
President orders to expand repatriation to bring back Mongolians from abroad
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga today received some members of the cabinet and officials to discuss about the issue of repatriation of Mongolian nationals stranded abroad because of the COVID-19-related border closures to all nationals and instructed them to expand the current repatriation process.
German President extends Naadam greetings to Mongolian President
Federal President of the Federal Republic of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier has sent a letter of greetings to President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga on the occasion of the Mongolian National Holiday – Naadam Festival.
New cabinet ministers appointed
The Parliament of Mongolia today, July 8, approved the new members of the cabinet, presented by Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, yesterday July 7.
New government structure approved with 14 ministries and 17 ministers
The Parliament of Mongolia today passed the bill on amendments to the government structure and composition on its first discussion and accompanying bills.
ADB to help address and prevent domestic violence in Mongolia amid COVID-19
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $440,000 technical assistance (TA) grant to help address and prevent domestic violence amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease pandemic in Mongolia.
UN COVID-19 Multi-Partner Trust Fund Joint Programme launched in Mongolia
The UN Joint Programme on “Strengthening the national capacity to suppress transmission and maintain essential services in the COVID-19 pandemic in Mongolia” was officially launched by Mr. Tapan Mishra, the UN Resident Coordinator in Mongolia on June 18.
Oyu Tolgoi mine design confirms project schedule, cost ranges and update to Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources
Rio Tinto has issued a press release that Oyu Tolgoi LLC has completed an updated feasibility study (OTFS20) and is in the process of submitting this to the Government of Mongolia.
Parliament re-elects incumbent Khurelsukh as Prime Minister
At today’s plenary session of State Great Khural, the parliament of Mongolia, elected incumbent Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh as the country’s 31st Prime Minister.
President Battulga addresses opening of first session of State Great Khural
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga delivered opening remarks at the first session of the new Parliament – State Great Khural of Mongolia.
President presented with final results of parliamentary election
The General Election Commission (GEC) presented the final results of parliamentary election 2020 to President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga on June 30.
Certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia presented to John Langtry
Ambassador of Mongolia to Australia Chuluunhuu Batlai presented a Certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia to John Langtry on 30 June.
Mongolian Parliament appoints G.Zandanshatar as Speaker
The inaugural session of Mongolia’s new parliament formed by the 2020 parliamentary election was held today, June 30.
First session of new parliament opens
The first plenary session of Mongolia’s eighth parliament opened today, June 30 at the State Palace. In accordance with the corresponding law, the first session is being chaired by the eldest member of the new parliament 66-year old Kh.Badelkhan.
Final election results presented to President
The General Election Commission today presented the results of the 2020 parliamentary election of Mongolia and the decision to deem the elected candidates as members of the new parliament to President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga.
Members of new parliament receive identification cards
Today, June 29, 75 candidates who received the most votes in each of 29 constituencies in the 2020 parliamentary election of Mongolia received their identification card of a Member of the State Great Khural from the General Election Commission.
Mongol Ecology Center: Children tend to care more about the nature and environment than adults