UB Governor's Office, JICA to cooperate on waste management amid COVID-19
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and UB Governor Office organized yesterday, August 14, an opening ceremony of cooperation on the waste management countermeasure towards COVID-19.
Births decrease by 1.4 percent from previous year
According to the ‘Electronic birth registration’ by the Ministry of Health, 6646 mothers gave birth, and 6734 children were issued registration numbers in June 2020.
30,000 face masks donated to Mongolia
The China-based Global Energy Interconnection Development Organization has donated 30,000 face masks to Mongolia. The donation of face masks have been handed over by Representative of the President of Mongolia in charge of Regional Electricity and Gas Pipeline Cooperation B.Byambasaikhan to the Office of the President.
Four more people test positive, total COVID-19 cases in Mongolia at 297
At today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) A.Ambaselmaa reported that from the tests carried out on 487 people in the past 24 hours, 4 people have tested positive for coronavirus.
Chief of NEMA receives Australian Ambassador
Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Brigadier General G.Ariunbuyan has met with the delegation led by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Australia to Mongolia Dave Vosen.
UNDP facilitates workshop to address Mongolia’s cashmere industry challenges
On August 13, UNDP Mongolia facilitated the ‘Cashmere Sector Recovery from Covid-19 - Building Forward Better’ workshop with key stakeholders of Mongolia’s cashmere industry including public, private and civil society representatives under the guidance of international Systems thinking experts.
‘Strong Girls - Strong Nation’ program against gender-based violence underway
The Authority for Family, Child and Youth Development and ‘Beautiful Hearts’ NGO are jointly implementing ‘Strong Girls - Strong Nation’ program with a view to take preventive measures against all forms of sexual violence, and empower children, teenagers, and young women.
Isolation rooms for suspected cases at NCCD to increase by 126
On August 12, a group of officials led by Deputy Minister of Health Sh.Ankhmaa visited the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD).
Deputy Health Minister meets Head of KOTRA Representative’s Office
On August 12, Deputy Minister of Health Sh.Ankhmaa received Head of the Representative’s Office of Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) Jung Won Joon to discuss partnership in the health sector.
Statement of UN Mongolia on International Youth Day 2020
International Youth Day (IYD) is an opportunity to celebrate and mainstream young peoples’ voices, actions and initiatives, as well as their meaningful, universal and equitable engagement.
Registered unemployed decreased by 0.9 percent from June
In July 2020, Labour agencies in aimags and the Capital city registered 5.2 thousand new unemployed, 1.3 thousand persons from the unemployment register hired on a new job, and 5.4 thousand persons removed from the unemployment register due to inactive job seeking. In Ulaanbaatar, 1.6 thousand persons newly registered in Labour agencies of municipal and the district offices, and 433 persons from the unemployment register were hired in July 2020.
Mongolia, S.Korea pledge to cooperate in food industry
Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar met with Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Lee Yeo-hong on August 11. Relations between Mongolia and the ROK have been expanding and developing in all areas at the level of Comprehensive Partnership.
Digital transition in education discussed
A discussion under the theme ‘Digital Transition in Education’ was organized on August 11 at the State House with a view to define the opportunities, encountering problems and future trends of the education industry in the time of development of information technology.
Defense Minister receives Australian Ambassador
On August 11, Minister of Defense G.Saikhanbayar received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Australia to Mongolia Dave Vosen.
Discussion held on project for gender equality in decision-making
On August 11, Minister of Labor and Social Protection A.Ariunzaya held a meeting with representatives of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), the United Nations Development Programme and the National Committee on Gender Equality.
Education Minister proposes to extend agreement for Vietnamese government scholarship
On August 11, Minister of Education and Science L.Tsedevsuren met Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Mongolia Mrs. Doan Thi Huong.
‘Front’ Tsegmid recognized as Honored Herder of Mongolia
On August 10, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga worked in Dundgobi aimag to get acquainted with new and ongoing road and development projects in the aimag. While visiting the aimag, President Kh.Battulga awarded the honorary titles of Mongolia and ‘Order of Maternal Glory’ to eligible mothers in the aimag.
Labor Minister holds meeting with Chinese Ambassador
On August 10, Minister of Labor and Social Protection A.Ariunzaya received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Mongolia Chai Wenrui.
“Remains of Luut, capital of Khunnu Empire, should be under government protection”
Researchers and delegates from the parliament and the Ministry of Education and Science have recently got acquainted with excavation and research works of an old city, which is considered to be remains of Luut (Luncheng), the capital of Khunnu Empire, discovered on the territory of Ulziit soum of Arkhangai aimag.
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