Photo and arts exhibitions launch to mark anniversary of Mongolia-China diplomatic ties
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Mongolia and China marking the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations this year. Celebrating the jubilee, a series of humanitarian and cultural events under the theme “Feel China” is being organized in Ulaanbaatar from September 2 to 9 with a view to strengthen mutual understanding between the peoples of Mongolia and China and reinforce the traditional friendly ties.
“Two nations – One victory” photo exhibition on Khalkhiin Gol Battles opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the victory of the Khalkhiin Gol Battles, a photo exhibition “Two nations – One victory” opened at the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery in Ulaanbaatar on September 2. The exhibition is being co-organized by MONTSAME Mongolian National News Agency and Sputnik news agency and radio broadcaster of the Russian news agency Rossiya Segodnya.
UN human rights expert visiting to examine financial and economic issues
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The UN Independent Expert on foreign debt and human rights, Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, is conducting an official visit to Mongolia from 2 to 11 September 2019, at the invitation of the Government.
Parliamentary State Secretary of German Agriculture Ministry visiting Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, Parliamentary State Secretary of Germany’s Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, who is paying a visit to Mongolia took part in the opening ceremony of new academic year of the Mongolian University of Life Sciences on August 30. He was welcomed by the Secretary of State of the Mongolia’s Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry T.Jambaltseren and Dean of the Life Sciences University T. Heruuga and the university’s scholars and teachers.
MNT 283 billion issued for mortgage loans by August 2019
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. P.Munkhbayar, Director of the Reserve Management Financial Markets Department of the Bank of Mongolia delivered a report about the housing mortgage loan and financing.
Freight trains to bypass Mongolia increases to 900 this year
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. As of August 26, the number of transit freight trains to travel through the territory of Mongolia reached 900, and 460 of which are south bound whereas the remaining 440 travel northward.
Russia's Alexandrov Ensemble performs in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of the 80th-anniversary celebration of the Victory of the Khalkhiin Gol Battle, the 132-member Alexandrov Ensemble of the Russian armed forces conducted by Colonel G.K.Sachenyuk, Honored Cultural Worker of Russia and Artistic Director and Senior conductor performed at the central square of Ulaanbaatar on August 28.
Auto road Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait repaired
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh previously gave an order to improve road signs along the Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait auto road and create proper rest areas for long-distance truck drivers. In this connection, the repair work of 239 km long auto road with a heavy load carrying capacity from Tavantolgoi deposits to Gashuunsukhait port is completed and was commissioned.
Parliament Speaker attends MUST’s new academic year launch event
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On August 28, Parliament Speaker G.Zandanshatar attended the opening ceremony of the academic year of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST).
‘Russian Knights’ perform in Ulaanbaatar celebrating Khalkhiin Gol Battle anniversary
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On August 28, an aerial show by the aerobatic demonstration team of the 234th Guards Aviation Regiment of the Russian Air Force was held at the Khui Doloon Khudag in Ulaanbaata. The performance was part of many events planned for the celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of the Khalkhiin Gol Battle, which took place from May 11 to September 16, 1939.
Maximum number of alternative military personnel set
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On August 28, the Cabinet approved the maximum number of personnel to serve in the alternative military service in 2020.
Regulation on best herders and agricultural workers renewed
At its meeting held on August 28, the Cabinet approved an updated version of the regulation to select the best herder families, farmers and dairy farmers. The necessary funds for their awards will be allocated to annual state budget.
Some lands in Ulaanbaatar taken as state special-use lands
On August 28, the Cabinet decided to acquire a 10 ha land in Baganuur District of Ulaanbaatar under state special use in order to build a hazardous waste facility as well as take the Central Wastewater Treatment Plant in Songinokhairkhan District and 22 ha land around ash handling tank of the Thermal Power Plant 4 to treat and bury sewage sludge. Their position of a geographic location, size and boundaries were also redefined.
Governor of Darkhan-Uul aimag attends forum on Northeast Asian cooperation
Darkhan-Uul /MONTSAME/. Governor of Darkhan-Uul aimag S.Naranbat took part in the Northeast Asian round-table meeting on cooperation held in Changchun city of the Jilin province in the northeast China on August 21-14. The meeting held under the theme “Creating new, better future for the Northeast Asia by improving mutual trust and cooperation” was attended by governors of 18 provinces of five countries, Mongolia, Russia, Japan, South Korea and North Korea.
Flood-affected children from Siberia return home after month-long stay in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. From July 16 to August 25, summer camps in Mongolia received a total of 42 children from Russia's flood-hit towns of the Irkutsk Oblast, Nizhneudinsk and Tulun. On August 25, the children returned home after staying at the Nairamdal international summer camp and Selenge camp of the Erdenet Mining Corporation for more than a month.
Khalkhiin Gol Battle anniversary medal awarded to Russian Knights team members
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of the celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of the Khalkhiin Gol Battle, an aerial show by the aerobatic demonstration team of the 234th Guards Aviation Regiment of the Russian Air Force, the Russian Knights, is to start shortly at the Khui Doloon Khudag in Ulaanbaatar.
Agriculture Minister visits vegetable-growing and selling companies
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry of Mongolia Ch.Ulaan got acquainted with the activities of companies with vegetable retailers and storehouses. As of today, there are more than 70 retailers and 600 farmers and greengrocers are selling vegetables of late summer and early fall crops in Ulaanbaatar at the cheapest price on the market.
504 sales points around Ulaanbaatar to sell refined fuel this winter
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. In accordance with a government resolution to ensure preparations for the winter season of 2019-2010, the board of directors of the Tavantolgoi Fuel company convened to deliver updates on the production of refined fuel and other preparatory measures.
National youth forum held for the fifth year
“Let’s unite our power: Youth Leadership” fifth national forum on youth development was organized on August 25 in Ulaanbaatar with the participation of the Mongolian Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh and Minister of Labor and Social Protection S.Chinzorig.
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