Board of Millennium Challenge Account of Mongolia meets
The first board meeting of the Millennium Challenge Account of Mongolia (MCAM) took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on December 13.
Mongolian youth take part in STEP Sunburst Youth Camp 2018
Eight Mongolian teens from English schools together with their teachers took part in the event ‘Sunburst Youth Camp 2018’, organized on December 2-9 by the Singapore Technologies Endowment Program (STEP) under the funding of Temasek Foundation International of Singapore.
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat works in Bayankhoshuu gher area
Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Government G.Zandanshatar worked in Bayankhoshuu, 7th khoroo of Songinokhairkhan district on December 12.
Administrative law judges visit Germany
At the invitation of the Hanns Seidel Foundation, representatives of the trial court judges for administrative cases visited Germany.
Lawyers discuss possibility to join 2014 protocol of Forced Labour Convention
With the support of the European Union (EU) and the International Labour Organization (ILO), Mongolian Bar Association is conducting a research on the protocol of 2014 to the ILO Forced Labour Convention 29, comparing it to the Labour Law of Mongolia, its policy, program, measures and their implementations.
Event themed ‘Trade and investment opportunities in India’ held
‘Trade and investment opportunities in India’, an event designated for supporting businesspeople of Mongolia and India and expanding their cooperation was held at Great Hall of Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) on December 12.
Emergency service workers to be ranked
At the Cabinet’s regular meeting on December 12, a decision was made to give 1st-3rd specialty ranks to emergency service workers based on their skills.
Russia donates vehicle laboratory for Mongolian zoonotic diseases center
The handover ceremony of a fully equipped mobile laboratory from the Russian Federation to the National Center for Zoonotic Diseases (NCZD) of Mongolia took place on December 11 at the Ministry of Health.
Peacekeepers depart for Afghanistan
The 9th batch of Mongolian peacekeepers that will serve in NATO-led Resolute Support Afghanistan Mission in collaboration with the German Army, departed to the country on December 9.
Ambassador L.Purevsuren lectures at the University of Bern
Mongolia’s Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation L.Purevsuren lectured on November 28 at the University of Bern at an invitation of its Center for Global Studies and Institutes for the Science of Religion.
Border checkpoints to be closed during public holidays
Mongolian-Chinese border crossings will be closed on December 29 in connection with the Independence Day of Mongolia and on January 1, 2019 for New Year celebration.
Railroad to oil refinery under construction
Ulaanbaatar Railway Joint Venture was selected as a general contractor of railway infrastructure works of oil refinery being built in Altanshiree soum of Dornogobi aimag.
Progress of Mongolia-Russia-China Economic Corridor Establishment Program discussed
Consultative meeting of the trilateral working group on implementation of the Program on Establishing Economic Corridor between Mongolia, China and Russia was held in Ulaanbaatar on December 11.
Centers for disabled people to be built in six aimags
The Government of Mongolia has begun implementing a project on supporting involvement of the persons with disabilities this August.
Foreign Affairs Minister meets people with disabilities
On December 10, MP and Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar held a meeting with representatives of people with disabilities who live in the 1st-6th khoroos of Sukhbaatar district of Ulaanbaatar.
Smart solution for parking wins in hackathon competition
The ‘Youth participation in the development of the city’ hackathon organized jointly by the Youth Development Department of the capital city, Start-up Terminal LLC and National Start-up Fund LLC was successfully held between November 27 and December 9.
UN to give technical assistance in SMS platform for weather information
Deputy Chief of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), colonel B.Uuganbayar received representatives led by Senior Programme & Policy Advisor for Asia & the Pacific at United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Simon Hollema.
Russian language center set up in Dundgobi
Within framework of the Days of Mongolian-Russian Friendship and Cooperation, various events such as Russian language competition and opening of a Russian language center took place in Dundgobi aimag on December 8-9.
Changes due to repositioning the UN Development System discussed
Foreign Minister D.Tsogtbaatar on December 11, met with Beate Trankmann, United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Mongolia.
Yolanda Fernandez Lommen: ADB to cooperate with Mongolian Government in new sectors next year