“Smart Consumers-Clean Energy” Event
Ulaanbaatar, March 14, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Every year March 15 is celebrated as World Consumer Rights Day, as a means of raising global awareness about consumer rights and needs.
Wonders of Mongolia Promoted in Qatar
This year marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Qatar.
“MONTSAME ENGLISH CONTEST”
MONTSAME Mongolian National News Agency is announcing “MONTSAME ENGLISH CONTEST” with the aim to increase the capacity of MONTSAME Mongolian National News Agency to promote Mongolia abroad, while also encouraging young people to improve their English language skills and expanding the ranks of MONTSAME staff.
Women, Peace and Security: Ministerial-level Open Debate Held
Ministerial-level open debate on women, peace and security (WPS) titled “Women and Peace and Security: Towards the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of Resolution 1325 (2000)” was held on March 7 at the initiative of the Republic of Mozambique, the president of the Security Council in March.
Students of MUST to Benefit from Dual Degree Program in UC
During the official visit, Minister of Education and Science L. Enkh-Amgalan met with the President of the University of Canberra and exchanged views on intensifying the cooperation between the universities.
“Women of the City - 2023”
The “Women of the City – 2023” annual ceremony was held for the 4th year on the occasion of the International Women’s Day on March 8 and attended by representatives of women working in the public and private sectors.
Czechs to Sponsor Mongolian Leather Industry
The Embassy of the Czech Republic is pleased to announce the new signing of a contract between the Czech Development Cooperation and the Mongolian Association of Leather Industry.
Continuous Effort to Preserve Falconry- The Eagle Festival
Mongolia is one of the few remaining countries that keep the 6000-year-old tradition of eagle hunting. The annual Eagle Festival in our country demonstrates the efforts of Mongolians to preserve this tradition perpetually.
Empowering Women in the Energy Efficiency Sector
Promoting women’s employment opportunities and improving the capacity of women-led MSMEs is key to the economic and social development of women, especially in male-dominated sectors such as the insulation and energy efficiency industry.
International Women of Courage Awardees to be Honored at White House
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and First Lady Jill Biden will honor women who have made significant impact at the 17th annual International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award Ceremony on Wednesday, March 8.
“An Upcycling Crafts – Trash Collection 2023” Event
The textile and garment sector accounts for a significant proportion of global carbon emissions, with estimates ranging between 6 and 8 percent of total global carbon emissions, or some 1.7 billion tons in carbon emissions per year. Moreover, textile production is estimated to be responsible for about 20% of global clean water pollution from dyeing and finishing products.
New Railway Line Tavantolgoi-Zuunbayan to be Open
O. Amarsanaa, the Stationmaster of Tsogttsetsii train station said, “The Memorandum of Cooperation between Mongolian Railway and Mongolian Professional Committee of Petroleum Import was signed and we have been cooperating actively since then.” As a result of this MOC, companies and entities working in the strategy fields are able to be supplied by lower-price gasoline.
Air pollution Can Be Reduced Through Collective Efforts
As one of the activities in preparation for the 17th conference of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Desertification (COP 17), which will be held in Mongolia in 2026, the High Level Forum on Clean air was successfully organized in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, which the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that one of the five most polluted cities in terms of air pollution last week.
“Blue Pearl” Ice Festival
This year, about 300 foreign tourists and representatives from ten countries, such as Japan, South Korea, Germany, and the USA, and over 20 thousand domestic tourists came to Khuvsgul to participate in the festival.
Park Named After President of Mongolia
According to the statement of a Senior Specialist at the Department of Green area of the Mayor's Office of Ulaanbaatar City B.Sukhbat, 120 million trees will be planted in the capital city Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia within the framework of the “One Billion Trees” national campaign.
Mongolian Filmmakers United to Make a Content for Netflix
Mongolian filmmakers are jointly working on new Netflix content about Chinggis Khaan. This project aims to promote The Great Khaan’s pearls of wisdom to the world. The film is based on the novel “The Secret History of Chinggis Khaan” by S. Jargalsaihan. Filmmakers said: “It’s time to make Mongolian content that meets with Netflix standard.”
All Museums to Offer Free Admission until March 5
According to the Order of the Minister of Culture Nomin Chinbat to implement the “Free Museum Days” event, all museums in the country will serve free of charge with regular working hours from March 1 to 5.
World Civil Defense Day
Ulaanbaatar, March 1, 2023 /MONTSAME/. On March 1, World Civil Defense Day celebrates globally every year to create awareness about the importance of civil defense and to appreciate the sacrifices of those who have laid their lives in the line of duty as civil defense volunteers or workers. The day aims to honor those who serve in civil protection and bring the attention of the global communities to the necessity of civil protection in the world.
"Sustainable Cashmere of Mongolia PGI" - European Certification
The European Union Commission has officially confirmed to the Mongolian National Federation of Pasture User Groups (MNPUGs) the official opening of the EUROPEAN PROTECTED GEOGRAPHIC INDICATION OF ORIGIN (PGI/IGP) CERTIFICATION process of the “SUSTAINABLE CASHMERE” produced in Mongolia (МОНГОЛ ТОГТВОРТОЙ НООЛУУР / MONGOL TOGTVORTOI NOOLUUR).
Over 200 Representatives from 53 countries to Attend High-Level Forum on Clean Air
The High-Level Forum on Clean Air will be organized by the Minister of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia, the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, and the United Nations Environment Programme on March 2 and 3 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.