New ADB energy policy to support energy access and low-carbon transition in Asia and Pacific
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a new energy policy to support universal access to reliable and affordable energy services, while promoting the low-carbon transition in Asia and the Pacific.
University complexes to be established in rural areas
At its regular meeting today, the Cabinet put out a resolution to develop universities in rural areas as academic, research and indsturial complexes.
EBRD to implement green growth project in Ulaanbaatar
Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar today held a meeting with Managing Director for Central Asia of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Ms. Zsuzsanna Hargitai.
Second phase of Earthquake disaster protection project to be implemented
Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Major General G.Ariunbuyan received a delegation led by Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Mongolia Tamura Eriko yesterday.
COVID-19: 2,153 new cases, 17 deaths reported
The Ministry of Health reported that 2,153 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1,147 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 1,006 cases in rural regions.
Meeting held with Ambassador of China
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar and Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan on October 18 held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China Chai Wenrui.
E.Amartuvshin named as world's best baritone
It has been announced that State Honored artist E.Amartuvshin won Opera Star award which is also known as Opera Oscars.
Deputy Foreign Affairs meets Vatican Ambassador
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Vatican City State to Mongolia Alfred Xuereb.
Government of Vietnam provides USD 50 thousand
The Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has resolved to provide USD 50,000 to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to support Mongolia’s effort to fight the pandemic.
By-election results presented to President
Chairman of the General Election Commission P.Delgernaran paid a courtesy call on President U.Khurelsukh today and presented the results of the parliamentary by-election.
D.Batgerel takes down his opponent by first-round knockout
D.Batgerel, the first Mongolian ever made it to UFC, yesterday scored his third victory as a member of the UFC roster.
Equilibrated revenue increased by 52.2 percent compared to previous year
According to the preliminary results in the first 9 months of 2021, the total revenue of the general government budget was MNT 11.1 trillion, increased by MNT 3.8 trillion (52.2%) compared to the same period of previous year. The equilibrated revenue of the general government budget was MNT 9.7 trillion increased by MNT 3.0 (44.2%) trillion compared to the same period of previous year.
Securities worth MNT 1.1 trillion traded at national stock market in first nine months
In the first 9 months of 2021, 523.6 million pieces of securities worth MNT 1.1 trillion were traded at the national stock market, increased by MNT 1058.1 billion (31.4 times more) and 313.5 million pieces of securities (2.5 times more) compared to the same period of the previous year.
Gross industrial output increased by 22 percent from previous year
By the preliminary result of the first 9 months of 2021, the gross industrial output reached MNT 13.7 trillion, increased by MNT 2.5 trillion (22.0%) from the same period of the previous year. This increase was mainly due to MNT 1.7 trillion (22.0%) increase in mining and quarrying gross output and MNT 655.5 billion (25.4%) increase in manufacturing output. Also, the electricity, thermal energy and water supply production output increased by MNT 100.3 billion (11.8%) and the water supply, and sewerage, waste management, and remediation activities production output increased by MNT 18.3 billion (18.4%) from the same period of the previous year.
Export decreased by 8.9 percent compared to previous month
In the first 9 months of 2021, Mongolia traded with 147 countries from all over the world, and the total trade turnover reached USD 11.5 billion, of which USD 6.4 billion were exports and USD 5.1 billion were imports.
China Matters held third annual video competition in Zhongshan
‘My China Story’ International Short Video Competition 2021 is an annual video competition organized by China Matters since 2019 for short video stories on living, working, studying, and traveling in China. These stories are produced by both local Chinese people and foreigners living in China.
Foreign Minister pays courtesy call on President of Kazakhstan
Within the framework of her official visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg on October 13 paid a courtesy call on President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
COVID-19: 1,920 new cases, 15 deaths reported
The Ministry of Health reported that 1,920 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1,053 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 867 cases in rural regions.
Working group set up to accelerate trade and economic cooperation with China
At the cabinet meeting held on October 13, the result of Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene’s virtual meeting with Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Li Keqiang was discussed and a working group was set up to ensure the implementation of the issues agreed during the meeting.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership