266 Mongolians evacuated from Japan
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A chartered plane carrying 266 Mongolian nationals today landed at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport. There were 14 infants, more than 30 seniors and 3 pregnant women among the passengers. The plane also carried 1,284 kg of freight, reported the Ministry of Road and Transport Development.
BoM Governor meets Chinese Ambassador
Governor of the Bank of Mongolia (BoM) B.Lkhagvasuren on April 3 met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
S.Korean citizens living in Mongolia donate rapid test kits
On April 2, South Korean citizens who are working and living in Mongolia donated 2000 pieces of rapid test kit to the State Emergency Commission.
261 Mongolians arrive from the Republic of Korea
255 adults and 6 infants returned to their homeland yesterday evening on chartered flight en route Seoul-Ulaanbaatar.
Groundbreaking ceremony held for Chinggis Khaan Museum
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A groundbreaking ceremony of the Chinggis Khaan Museum was held today, April 1, officially launching the construction work of the museum.
Medical equipment provided for central hospitals of 21 aimags
Today, April 2, medical devices purchased with funding from the government reserve fund, World Bank, and the Asian Development Bank were handed to the authorities of health care facilities of 21 aimags.
Coronavirus to be diagnosed in six hospitals
As of today, April 2, no new cases of COVID-19 infection recorded in the country.
Zavkhan aimag and UNDP to collaborate for SDG localization
Ms. Elaine Conkievich, Resident Representative, UNDP Mongolia, and Mr. Batsaikhan Daimaa, Governor of the Zavkhan aimag, signed a Memorandum of Understanding between UNDP Mongolia and the Governor’s office of the Zavkhan aimag to establish a partnership and collaboration on mutually interested areas, including SDG localization process in Zavkhan aimag.
World Vision Mongolia provides assistance of MNT 65 million to Bayan-Ulgii aimag
In the framework of cautionary measures against COVID-19, the Area Development Program of World Vision Mongolia has provided an assistance of MNT 65 million to Bayan-Ulgii aimag.
Construction of new Mongol Aspiration School kicks off
On April 1, construction of the new building of the Mongol Aspiration International School with a capacity of 640 students commenced in the 26th subdistrict of Bayanzurkh district.
Ulaanbaatar government officials to be upskilled with Asia Foundation
The Ulaanbaatar Mayor’s Office, National Academy of Governance, and the Asia Foundation established a memoramdum of cooperation on April 1.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
At its regular session held today, April 1, the Cabinet made the following decisions.
9 apartments of Buyant Ukhaa-II complex to be allocated to vulnerable people
The Capital City Housing Corporation provided 972 rental and rent-to-own apartments of Buyant Ukhaa 2 complex to citizens.
Ulaanbaatar city to be developed to have more pleasant living environments
The concept of the 2040 General Development Plan of Ulaanbaatar city was approved at the meetings of the Citizens’ Representative Khural of the Capital City, the Science and Technology Committee at the Ministry of Construction and Urban Development, and the committee of the Minister of Construction and Urban Development.
Two more imported Covid-19 cases detected in Mongolia
At today’s briefing of the Ministry of Health, General Director of the National Center for Communicable Diseases D.Nyamkhuu reported that two more imported cases of Covid-19 have been detected in the country.
Donation of Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation arrives in Mongolia
A handover ceremony of a donation of 500 thousand N95 masks by the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 31.
Musical fountain to be built in the south of central square
Landscaping of the 1.6 ha of urban park situated in the south of Sukhbaatar square in downtown Ulaanbaatar is to begin tomorrow, said Head of Ulaanbaatar Urban Landscaping Department B.Byambadorj at a briefing today.
19th report on situations of human rights and freedom in Mongolia submitted to Parliament
Head of the National Human Rights Commission of Mongolia J.Byambadorj submitted the 19th annual report on situations of human rights and freedom in Mongolia to Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar on March 30.
Deluun Boldog airport to be rebuilt this year
During his working visit to Khentii aimag last May, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh authorized reconstruction of Deluu Boldog airport in the aimag’s Dadal soum.
Ministry of Health gives latest update on coronavirus situation in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At today’s daily briefing to update the coronavirus outbreak situations, it was reported that 2310 are staying in isolation units nationwide as a precaution at this moment, including 43 pregnant women, 56 children aged under 5 and 7 people with injuries.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund