Bulgan Aimag to Plant 1.9 Million Trees in 2023
The Governor of the Bulgan aimag has approved an action plan to plant 1.9 million trees throughout the aimag in 2023 within the confines of the “One Billion Trees” National Campaign.
President Receives Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Mr. Zhang Ming paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh on April 12.
Construction and Demolition Waste Recycling Plant to be Completed in 2024
According to the statistics, Ulaanbaatar city generates about 1.4 million waste per year, of which 20-30 percent is construction and demolition waste.
Russia's Figure Skating Masters to Showcase at Mongolian Ice Arena
The Government of Mongolia has declared 2023-2025 as the "Years to Visit Mongolia." As part of the National Campaign, figure skating masters from Russia will be showcasing their breathtaking talents at the Steppe Arena in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Seventh September to Release "Oh! 979" EP on April 14
“Seventh September,” a Mongolian Indie Rock Band known for their emotive music that captures the essence of autumn, is set to release a unique EP “Oh! 979” on April 14, 2023. This was clarified by D. Munkhbayasgalan, the group's Lead Guitarist.
Minister of Agriculture and Food Sovereignty of France Pays Visit
By invitation of the Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Kh. Bolorchuluun a delegation of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Sovereignty of the French Republic headed by Minister Marc Fesneau paid an official visit to Mongolia on April 7-9, 2023.
The “Forum-Asia” Recommends to Establish More Detailed and Well-Rounded Criteria for Licenses on Mining
The “Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development” (FORUM-ASIA) conducted fact-finding research in October 2022 and held its report launch on “From Dreams to Dust: Examining the Impact of Mining on Herder Communities in Mongolia” on April 10, 2023.
Women Parliamentarians Meet with UNDP Representatives
Some representatives of the Women Parliamentarians' Group received representatives of the UNDP, led by the UNDP Resident Representative in Mongolia Elaine M. Conkievich on April 10.
Ulaanbaatar to Host FIBA 3X3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament
Today, the Governor's Office of the Capital City and the Mongolian 3x3 Basketball Association signed the Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation. Under the Memorandum Ulaanbaatar will host international 3x3 basketball tournaments, training sessions, and other events.
Technology Empowers Readers with Visual Impairments
To improve the accessibility of its services Ulaanbaatar Public Library in collaboration with the Mongolian National Federation of the Blind (MNFB) applied to the Global Public Libraries initiative of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the grant in 2010. The Library’s project proposal was selected as one of the 12 qualified projects among more than 300 projects. The UPL project was implemented for a year, from August 2010 to August 2011, installing a digital recording studio and starting to record books into DAISY format.
MongolZ Secures Spot in BLAST Paris Major 2023
Mongolia hosted the CS:GO (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive) Regional Major Ranking (RMR) tournament, which was a road to BLAST.tv Paris Major 2023 from April 6 to April 9. After four fierce battles, The MongolZ /formerly IHC Esports/, a professional esports team from Mongolia, secured a spot in the BLAST.tv Paris Major 2023.
Enkh-Orgil to Debut His ONE Championship Bout against Adonis Sevilleno
Fighter of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Enkh-Orgil Baatarkhuu, who is the winner of Road to ONE: Mongolia, is set to fight against Adonis Sevilleno of the Philippines. The first season of Road to ONE: Mongolia, a reality series of ONE Championship™ (ONE), the world’s largest martial arts organization was held last November at Steppe Arena in Ulaanbaatar and Enkh-Orgil from "Shandas MMA" club won USD100,000 ONE Championship contract.
Citizens of 61 Countries Are Visa Free
As part of the Year of Tourism announced by the Government, citizens of 61 countries have been exempted from visa requirements.
Two Ministers Appointed
On April 7, Member of Parliament Kh. Bulgantuya was appointed as a Cabinet Member and Minister of Labor and Social Protection and B.Tulga as a Cabinet Member and Chair of the National Commission of Border Port Recovery.
Foreigners Can Obtain Residence Permit Inquiries Online
In connection with the approval of "Procedures for Issuing, Possession, Storage, and Use of Residence Permit for Foreign Citizens and Stateless Persons, and Travel Permit for Stateless Persons," the residence permit card of foreign citizens has been updated.
From Concept to Construction: Designing Mongolia’s Steppe Arena
On March 24, 2023, MONTSAME Mongolian National News Agency interviewed two distinguished architects from Canada who served as advisors for the historic development of Steppe Arena in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Photo News | “Sculpture - 2023” Exhibition
"SCULPTURE-2023" Exhibition by Award-Winning Artist of Union of Mongolian Artists S. Badral, /Doctor (PhD), Professor/ and his student
Minister of Culture Receives the UK Ambassador
Minister of Culture Ch. Nomin received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) to Mongolia Mr. Philip Malone on March 30.