Mongolia on high alert due to coronavirus outbreak
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Cabinet held an irregular meeting on January 26, Sunday, to discuss preventive safety measures against the spread of coronavirus amid public fears.
Schools and kindergartens to be closed until March 2
At the meeting of the State Emergency Commission on January 24, Health Minister D.Sarangerel reported on the situation of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak and preparedness actions of the Ministry.
Improvement of power plant discussed with Russian company
On January 23, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Russian Federation D.Davaa met with Maxim Sergeev, CEO of Inter RAO – Export LLC of Russia at his request.
President invites Greta Thunberg to International Youth Green Games
On January 24, during his participation in the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga met with climate activist Greta Thunberg.
Project agreement on renovation of Gobi-Altai aimag school signed
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki, and Governor of Gobi-Altai aimag V.Rentsendorj signed a project agreement within the Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects by the Japanese Government.
Intellectual academy's founder Kh.Khatanbaatar becomes Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia
On January 23, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar presented a certificate of Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia to Khatanbaatar Khandsuren, Founder and President of the Mongolian Intellectual Academy (MIA).
President Kh.Battulga holds meeting with WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom
During the World Economic Forum, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga held a meeting with Director-General of the World Health Organization Dr. Tedros Adhanom on January 22.
Prime Minister of the Netherlands pays courtesy call on President Kh.Battulga
Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Mark Rutte paid a courtesy call on the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Developing a comprehensive development policy under discussion
A discussion was held under the theme, ‘Comprehensive Policy for Development’, co-organized by the National Development Agency, the Ministry of Construction and Urban Development, the Japan International Cooperation Agency, and the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) on January 22.
Deputy Speaker L.Enkh-Amgalan meets Ambassador of Japan
Deputy Speaker of the Parliament and Head of Mongolia-Japan Parliamentary Group L.Enkh-Amgalan yesterday received Ambassador of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki.
Minister B.Enkh-Amgalan receives Japanese Ambassador
On January 22, Minister of Road and Transport Development B.Enkh-Amgalan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki.
Road Minister tasks to open new airport on time
Minister of Road and Transport Development B.Enkh-Amgalan met with representatives of the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport company that took over the management of the new airport in Khushig Valley.
Meeting with President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga
On the sideline of his attendance at the World Economic Forum, President Kh.Battulga held a meeting with President of the Swiss Confederation, Ms. Simonetta Sommaruga.
Cooperation discussed with University of Oxford
Officials of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports headed by Minister Yo.Baatarbileg to the Education World Forum met with representatives of the University of Oxford.
President meets Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga, who is attending the World Economic Forum that is running in Davos, Switzerland, met with Marco Bizzarri, President and CEO of ‘Gucci’, an Italian luxury brand of fashion and leather goods.
Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival to take place for 10th year
The Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival will be organized for the 10th year by the Capital City Government, Capital City Tourism Department, and professional winter sports associations at the Sky Resort ski resort on February 8-9.
Cabinet meeting news in brief
Following decisions were made during the Cabinet meeting held on January 22:
Mongolia to participate in ‘Dubai-2020’ World Expo
Mongolia will participate in the ‘Dubai-2020’ World Expo which will be held in Dubai, UAE. Mongolian pavilion will be mainly consisted of exhibits and video contents which will display Mongolian history, culture, economy, business environment, tourism etc.
‘Kharkhorum-800” exhibition to open in Japan
This year marks the 800th anniversary of the establishment of Kharkhorum city by the order of Chinggis Khaan in 1220.