35 new cases of COVID-19 detected, total reaches 2,866
The daily COVID-19 press briefing for today, February 27 reported that a total of 35 new COVID-19 cases were detected in the past 24 hours.
Ulaanbaatar to have ‘morning streets’
The Ulaanbaatar city government is planning to introduce ‘morning streets’ in six capital districts.
MIAT reduces its fares for charter flights by 15 percent
Due to the situation of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, Mongolia closed its border.
Virtual event series begin for 100th anniversary of Mongolia-Russia diplomatic relations
February 25 saw the first meeting of the ‘100 Years Together’ virtual friendship event series.
Joint UN Statement on Human Rights in Times of COVID-19 pandemic in Mongolia
Today, marking the first anniversary of the Secretary-General's Call to Action for Human Rights to the member states, we amplify his messages on renewed, concerted, global determination to ensure the protection of human rights of all people, everywhere and in all situations. The United Nations in Mongolia, the Government of Mongolia, civil society, the private sector and other key actors must join forces to deliver the human rights promise of the UN Charter and the Universal Declaration for Human Rights.
General entrance exam to be organized in mid-June
During the press briefing held on February 25, Department Head of the Education Evaluation Center L.Ganbat informed that it is being planned to organize the general entrance exam in mid-June and Mongolian language and script exam in May.
Meeting with new Ambassador of Vietnam to Mongolia
Deputy Foreign Minister B.Munkhjin received yesterday newly accredited Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Mongolia Xoan Nhan Dam.
Deputy Foreign Minister holds online meeting with MCC Regional Deputy Vice President
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin had an online meeting with Millenium Challenge Corporation’s Deputy Vice President of Europe, Asia, Pacific, and Latin America Jonathan Brooks on February 25.
Proposal made to manufacture rail fastening system parts in Mongolia
Minister of Road and Transport Development L.Khaltar had an online meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Mongolia Philip Malone on February 25.
30 new COVID-19 cases registered, total reaches 2,831
The daily COVID-19 press briefing by the Ministry of Health for February 26, Friday, reported that a total of 30 new coronavirus cases were detected in the past 24 hours.
Bogd Khan Railway Bypass project to be sped up
Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan, as the Mongolian co-chair of Mongolia-Russia intergovernmental commission for trade, economic, scientific, and technical cooperation, held a meeting with First Deputy Director of Ulaanbaatar Railway (UBTZ) joint venture company Igor Vasilievich Milostnykh.
Proposal put forth to continue with A Thousand Engineers project for two more years
Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan had a meeting with Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency in Mongolia Tamura Eriko.
Umnugobi aimag officials hold virtual meeting with Australian Ambassador
The governing body of Umnugobi aimag held a virtual meeting with Ambassador of Australia to Mongolia Dave Vosen to discuss the projects and programs implemented in the aimag as well as investments made by the Government of Australia and the Embassy.
Capital city reports 46 new cases of COVID-19
According to the Ministry of Health, 46 people were confirmed with coronavirus through PCR testing conducted nationwide in the last 24 hours.
254 Mongolian nationals arrive home from Istanbul
At 01:00 a.m., last night, February 25, a charter flight in route of Istanbul-Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa international airport in Ulaanbaatar with 254 passengers on board.
Projects to be realized in two aimags under Grass-roots project
Within the framework of Grass-roots Human Security Project by the Government of Japan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki held a virtual meeting yesterday with Governor of Tuv aimag D.Munkhbaatar and Governor of Khovd aimag B.Dugerjav.
Mongolia-Belarus general export loan agreement extended
At its regular meeting on February 24, the Cabinet made the following decisions.
Rural schools and kindergartens to resume operations from March 1
At its regular meeting on February 24, the Cabinet decided that general education schools, kindergartens, and day nurseries in aimags, soums, villages, and bags will resume operations from March 1, 2021.
Third comprehensive PCR laboratory handed-over to Zamyn-Uud’s general hospital
Within the framework of “Building the Capacity for COVID-19 Diagnosis and Service Delivery for the Most Vulnerable in Mongolia amidst Pandemic” project - funded by Rio Tinto Mongolia’s COVID-19 relief fund of 1.7 billion MNT - the third of four fully equipped PCR laboratories with a set of essential 19 equipment and accessories has successfully established and handed-over to general hospital of Zamyn-Uud soum, Dornogobi province today.
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade