U.S. Government Hosts Forum to Advance Mongolia’s Food Security
Thursday, September 28- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Development Solutions NGO, through its Business Excellence for Sustainability and Transparency (BEST) project, organized a forum to enhance Mongolia's food security. Focused on “Exploring New Financing Avenues for Agriculture,” the forum gathered strategic perspectives as representatives from the government, private sector, and donor organizations discussed challenges and opportunities on innovative solutions and financing approaches in the country.
Mongolia Earns Two Silver and Five Bronze Medals at Asian Games
The Asian Games 2022 are taking place in Hangzhou, China, between September 23 and October 8, 2023, bringing together over 12 thousand athletes from all 45 members of the Olympic Council of Asia.
Amarsaikhan Honored with Pinnacle Career Achievement Award
Mongolian writer, actor, director, and producer Amarsaikhan Baljinnyam was awarded the Pinnacle Career Achievement Award at the Asian Pop-Up Cinema: Season 17 in Chicago on September 28, 2023, for his outstanding and enduring work in more than 20 films and the Netflix original series Marco Polo.
“Value of a Tiny Stone”: Majestic Exhibition for Jamsran Tserendorj
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of famous Mongolian painter Jamsran Tserendorj, a majestic artwork exhibition, "Atgakhan Chuluunii Une Tsene" [“Value of a Tiny Stone”], opened at the National Art Gallery of Mongolia on September 28, 2023.
“World Heart Day 2023” Celebration in Mongolia
Every year on World Heart Day (September 29th), everyone around the world is asked to take a break from what they do every day and to take care of their own and their loved one's cardiovascular health, reminded what steps to take to keep their hearts healthy and make smarter choices to spend longer and better lives with their loved ones.
French Project Worth EUR 100 Thousand for Strengthening Food Security and Women Participation
The Government of the Republic of France, through its Embassy in Mongolia is to launch a project to be implemented by GERES NGO on September 27,2023.
Mongolia Ranks 17th on Third Day of Asian Games
Today is the third day of the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games. More than 12 thousand athletes from all 45 members of the Olympic Council of Asia are competing in the 19th Asian Games, which is taking place between September 23 and October 8, 2023.
Cooperation with Romania in Education, Emergency and Road Transport Focused
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia Battsetseg Batmunkh had a brief meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania Luminița Odobescu on September 20, 2023, while participating in the General Debates of the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Otgonjargal Claims Her Second Silver Medal at World Championships
On September 21, 2023, State Honored Athlete of Mongolia Otgonjargal Dolgorjav added another accolade to her career by securing the silver medal in the women's 50 kg category at the World Wrestling Championships “Belgrad 2023.”
Mongolia to Field Largest Squad Ever to Asian Games
Mongolia will field its largest squad of 403 athletes for the first time to the Hangzhou Asian Games. The Games will begin on September 23, 2023.
Deer Stone Monuments Added to UNESCO World Heritage List
The Deer Stone Monuments and Related Bronze Age Sites in Mongolia were added to the UNESCO World Heritage List at the extended 45th session of the World Heritage Committee.
"Mongolia Open Innovation and Co-creation for SDGs” 2023 is Continuing Its Mentoring Program
Mentoring Activities under "Mongolia Open Innovation and Co-creation for SDGs” 2023 program initiated by the representative office of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Mongolia and organised by KITE Mongolia LLC and JUGAMO NGO has started.
Number of Students to Study in Cuba Increases
In the frame of his visit to the Republic of Cuba, the Minister of Education and Science L. Enkh-Amgalan met with the Minister of Higher Education Walter Baluja García and the Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment Ana Teresita Fraga.
NURA AI Health Screening Center Opens in Mongolia
Yesterday, Tavan Bogd Group opened the Fujifilm’s NURA AI health screening center in Mongolia. The Nura Mongolia can serve up to 30,000 people per year using the AI-powered technologies of FUJIFILM Corporation, the world leader in medical devices.
This Week in Mongolia
The President of Mongolia Khurelsukh Ukhnaa will attend the UN General Assembly on September 18-19, 2023.
President Khurelsukh’s Greetings to International Scientific Conference on Nomadic Culture and Mentality
The President of Mongolia Khurelsukh Ukhnaa has sent greetings to the International Scientific Conference on Nomadic Culture and Mentality being the Foundation of Professional Theatre in Mongolia. We present the full transcript of the President's greetings.
Empowering Persons with Disabilities through Infrastructure
People with disabilities and their family in countryside are very happy and expressed their sincere gratitude to the Asian Development Bank and the Government. Because the people with disabilities (PWDs) now have their “second home” specially dedicated to them, the Development Center for People with Disabilities.Jointly with the Government of Mongolia the Asian Development Bank is implementing Ensuring Inclusiveness and Service Delivery for Persons with Disabilities Project with a loan of USD 25 million from ADB and a grant equivalent of USD 2 million provided by the Japan Fund for Prosperous and Resilient Asia and the Pacific.
Digitization to be Intensified in Collaboration with Estonia
To intensify the digitization and support IT production the Government of Mongolia intends to create favorable condition for investors, businessmen and high technology specialists in running business in Mongolia by establishing required legal and technological environment. At its regular session of the Cabinet on September 13, 2023, Minister of Digital Development and Communications Uchral Nyam-Ochir was tasked to take necessary actions for creating the favorable condition in collaboration with the relevant institutions of the Republic of Estonia and present them to the Cabinet meeting for discussion.
Open Skies Agreement with the US Approved
At its regular session on September 13, 2023, the Cabinet approved the Open Skies Agreement between the Governments of Mongolia and the US which was signed by the two sides during the Official Visit of the Prime Minister of Mongolia Oyun-Erdene Luvsannamsrai to the United States of America.