Traders concern insufficient legal framework
About 300 thousand citizens work in the trade sector of Mongolia. However, the issue of insufficient legal framework for their rights and duties as well as no state organization in charge of the sector was highlighted at the discussion that took place under the theme, ‘Current state of the trade sector, pressing issues, and its solutions’, on November 14.
Constitution of Mongolia amended
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Discussion on amendments to the Constitution of Mongolia had been passed through the last three Parliaments of Mongolia. Yesterday, November 15, after gaining support of 63 members present and voting, the amendments were adopted unanimously at the Parliament session.
60 m long bridge in Selbe sub center commissioned
Construction work of 60 m long bridge, which was built within infrastructure development works of Selbe sub center, has been completed and handed over yesterday, November 14
Trade turnover reaches USD 11.6 billion
In the first 10 months of 2019, Mongolia traded with 148 countries from all over the world and total trade turnover reached USD 11.6 billion, of which USD 6.5 billion were exports and USD 5.1 billion were imports.
Best entities of quality selected
During the National Quality Forum, which was held on November 14 at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry under the auspices of Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia, the best entities have been named.
School bus service to be tested for 27 schools
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. It is recorded that around 1.2 million people make daily commutes on the roads in Ulaanbaatar city with a total population of around 1.6 million.
State budget for 2020 approved with revenue of MNT 11.8 trillion
During its plenary session, the Parliament adopted a Bill on State Budget 2020, Social Insurance Fund 2020 and Health Insurance Fund 2020.
Vegetable processing plant puts into operation
‘Buyant-Undarga’ plant, which has capacity to process 4 tons of vegetable per day, has been put into operation in Orkhon soum of Darkhan-Uul aimag.
Ger area turning into smoke-free housing area
‘Infrastructure center’, also known as service center, opened yesterday, November 12, in the ger area of 7th khoroo of Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar city.
Emergency Management and Warning Center opens at National Rescue Brigade
The Emergency Management and Warning Center, equipped with advanced technology, was opened at the National Rescue Brigade of the National Emergency Management Agency on November 12.
National ₮ card renewed with EMV chip technology
Within its goal to develop the payment system, the Bank of Mongolia made its first step of bringing Mongolia’s national payment ₮ card into a new level or renewing it with EMV chip technology, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank through the ‘Payment System Modernization Project’.
Choijin Lama Temple Museum is on the World Monuments Watch 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The World Monuments Fund included Choijin Lama Temple Museum in the 2020 World Monuments Watch, one among 25 iconic and monumental sites of great historical significance and contemporary social impact.
New ADB Country Director for Mongolia Assumes Office
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Mr. Pavit Ramachandran as its new Country Director for Mongolia. As the head of the country office, he will work as the primary operational link for activities between ADB and the government, the private sector, civil society stakeholders, and development partners.
Invest in Mongolia forum takes place in Shanghai
With the aims to promote Mongolia’s business, trade and investment opportunities to foreign countries, ‘Invest in Mongolia’ Forum took place in Shanghai, China.
Over 50 works of Buryat artists put on display
At the invitation of the Mongol art gallery, renowned Buryat artists Evgeny Bolsoboev, Chingiz Shonkhorov, and Bayaskhalan Bazarov are staging their exhibition in Mongolia for the first time.
D.Altansukh becomes world champion
Mongolian sambo wrestler D.Altansukh won a gold medal in the 68kg event during the World Sambo Championships in Cheongju, the Republic of Korea, held on November 8-10.
Cyclist M.Baasankhuu wins six-stage international cycling festival
Mongolian cyclist M.Baasankhuu won a gold medal in 2019 Colorful Yunnan Cranfondo International Cycling Festival, held in Southeast China on November 2-9.
Cold snap coming this week
Snow and blizzards are expected in most parts of the country from today on November 11.
Mongolia and Ukraine sign visa waiver agreement
Ambassador of Mongolia to Ukraine N.Bataa and Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Poland A.Deshchytsia signed “Agreement on Mutual Exemption from Visa Requirements”.
Project agreements worth CNY 300 million established
The National Development Agency of Mongolia organized ‘Mongolia-China Yangze River Delta Innovation and Cooperation Forum’ in partnership with Shanghai Yangpu Administration Office, Municipality of Erenhot, China, Shanghai Foreign Investment Promotion Center and Erenhot Trade Center.