D.Bayarkhuu: I am confident that Mongolia-U.S relations will make progress during the presidency of Joe Biden
We interviewed D.Bayarkhuu, professor of international relations to share his views on the current state and future tendency on Mongolia’s foreign relations, specifically its relations with the neighboring countries and the U.S, in connection with the presidential inauguration of Joe Biden in a few days.
Donation of 30,000 face masks handed over
The donation of 30,000 face masks worth MNT 50 million provided by ‘Onpoom’ company of South Korea was handed over by the company’s representative in Mongolia B.Battsetseg to the State Emergency Commission.
Baruth/Mark town of Germany provides financial aid to Murun, Khuvsgul
Baruth/Mark town of the Federal Republic of Germany has resolved to provide financial aid of EUR 48,201 to Murun, Khuvsgul.
Two charter flights scheduled to South Korea this month
As instructed by the Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the State Emergency Commission, two charter flights will be arranged to the Republic of Korea this month.
COVID-19: 21 new cases detected
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 21 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed after 18,487 tests were performed nationwide yesterday.
164 Mongolian nationals arrive on charter flight from Seoul
A charter flight organized in route Seoul-Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar at 8.44 pm yesterday, January 15.
MoU signed to develop SMEs, start-ups and cooperatives
The Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan held a virtual meeting with Minister of Small and Medium Enterprises and Startups of the Republic of Korea Park Young-sung today and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the development of SMEs, start-ups and cooperatives.
Multi-day camel trekking reality show airs
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The first episode of the “Gobi challenge-2020” multi-day camel trekking reality show, which is designed to promote the magnificence of the Gobi desert and the two-humped camel heritage of Mongolia was aired on January 9, 2021.
Charter flight brings National judo team from Qatar
Charter flight en route Doha - Ulaanbaatar landed yesterday at 11:15 am at Buyant Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar.
Birth rate decreased by 2.5 percent in 2020
At the national level, 75.7 thousand mothers gave birth in 2020, decreased by 1907 (2.5%) compared to the same period of the previous year.
Copy of the first Constitution placed at the Constitutional Court
On the occasion of the Constitution Day of Mongolia, the Constitutional Court and the National Archival Authority jointly placed a copy of the first Constitution in the Hall of Honor of the Constitutional Court building today, January 13, 2021.
JICA donates infection control equipment and PPE
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) yesterday handed over the donation of infection control equipment and disinfectants to the Mongolia-Japan Hospital, considering its significance to the efforts of protecting citizens’ health.
Virtual meeting held between Olympic academies
The meeting between the heads of national Olympic academies of Mongolia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Russia and Kyrgyzstan was held virtually yesterday.
Ulaanbaatar-Darkhan road construction to start in March
The second phase of the construction of four-lane Ulaanbaatar-Darkhan road will begin in March this year. The 202.42 km road will be built with a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. In accordance with the start of the construction, Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar gave instructions to the relevant aimag authorities electronically.
Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement enters into force in Mongolia
Mongolia acceded to the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA) last year as its seventh member and the agreement entered into force on January 1.
33 new cases of COVID-19 detected, total reaches 1395
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 33 new cases of COVID-19 were detected in Mongolia after 14225 tests performed nationwide yesterday.
Mongolian judo team to compete in Doha Masters 2021
“Doha Masters 2021” judo tournament will bring together the best judokas from all around the world in Doha, Qatar on January 11-13.
Oil refinery contractor visits the site
The representatives of JMC Projects India, which was selected as the contractor for the first phase of the construction of oil refinery plant to be built in Dornogobi aimag, visited the aimag.
Food import increases by 17.6 percent
According to the statistics of the General Customs Administration of Mongolia, the country’s total import reached to USD 84.9 million between December 28 and January 3.
COVID-19: 41 new cases detected, total reaches 1349
At today’s daily briefing of the Ministry of Health, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) A.Ambaselmaa reported that 41 new cases of COVID-19 detected in Ulaanbaatar city after involving 16377 people in PCR testing.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade