COVID-19: 2,635 new cases, 14 deaths reported
2,635 new cases of COVID-19 were detected from 12,865 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Ceremony takes place to honor military personnel served in Afghanistan
On June 17, a ceremony took place at the Sukhbaatar Square to honor the military troops of the Mongolian Armed Forces who served in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
‘Communicating TVET info to public’ online training for journalists held
On June 18, 40 people from the media sector, including journalists and editors, private sector, non-governmental organizations and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector participated in the online training on ‘Communicating TVET info to public’.
Southern region of Mongolia ready for green development — ADB Dialogue Event
The southern region of Mongolia has potential for sustainable growth if investment for green development, renewable energy, and tourism are matched with large infrastructure projects in energy, transport, and extractive sectors, Asian Development Bank and stakeholders in Mongolia discussed at an event today, June 18. They were attending a provincial-level regional conference organized by ADB with the Government of Mongolia to hold a dialogue on rural development challenges and on-site project experiences.
Mongolia reports record high daily new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 88,516
Mongolia reported 2,746 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday, the highest daily increase since the pandemic hit the country last year, according to the Ministry of Health. Daily COVID-19 press briefing for today, June 18, Friday, by the Ministry of Health, reported that 2,746 new coronavirus cases were detected nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Food and beverage services only open for take out and delivery until 24 June
In connection with the increasing rate of daily COVID-19 infections in Mongolia, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar D.Sumiyabazar issued an ordinance to intensify preventative measures against the pandemic.
YOGA in times of Covid
Today, the world stands at a crossroads and the humanity is facing a transformative phase in the wake of Covid pandemic.
Latest COVID-19 Household Response Phone Survey results released
While Mongolia has taken early and decisive measures to prevent the inflow and outbreak of COVID-19, household-level shocks caused by COVID-19 can be long-lasting and disproportionally hit the poor and vulnerable the hardest, creating an urgent need for timely data collection to help monitoring and mitigating the socio-economic impacts of the shock.
170 citizens return home on charter flight from Seoul
At 7.23 pm on June 16, a charter flight in route Seoul - Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar city.
Daily COVID-19 cases rise to record 2,642, with 11 deaths
At a daily COVID-19 press briefing of the Ministry of Health on June 17, it was reported that 2,642 new coronavirus cases were detected from 11,540 tests processed nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Mongolia receives 84 thousand Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines from Japan
In the framework of non-refundable assistance from the Government of Japan, Mongolia received 84,240 doses of vaccines on June 16. This is the first shipment of a total of about 2.35 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines being provided in the framework of USD 21.5 million non-refundable aid of Japan.
Resolution approved to boost air travel and tourism recovery
At its regular meeting on June 16, the Cabinet approved a resolution on air transport and tourism-related measures for prompt recovery of air travel and tourism industry.
COVID-19: 2,395 new cases reported, total reaches 83,128
On June 16, the Ministry of Health reported that 2,395 new cases were detected in Mongolia after testing 13,673 people nationwide within the past 24 hours.
Study reveals some investigators of corruption cases experience external influence
The independence of investigators is critical to the successful investigation of corruption and establishing social justice.
Public-private dialogue on Sustainable Food System in Mongolia held
On June 15, representatives from the public-private sector discussed about the Sustainable Food Systems in Mongolia at the State Palace in Ulaanbaatar. Representatives of major private companies working in the food sector gathered to discuss about the challenges and solutions in the food and agricultural value chains, exports, public-private partnerships, sectoral policies and potential policy changes for the improvement of the sector.
EU, World Vision providing nutrition packages to vulnerable children and families
The European Union and World Vision are providing nutrition packages to the most vulnerable children and their families in Ulaanbaatar and Bayan-Ulgii and Uvurkhangai provinces affected by the impact of COVID-19.
Commemorative banknote released for 780th anniversary of Battle of Legnica
Poland’s Museum of the Battle of Legnica has put a 0 Euro commemorative banknote and gold and silver coins on sale to commemorate the 780th anniversary of the Battle of Legnica.
Mongolian sheep wool fertilizer being exported to Europe
National producer Monpellets LLC is manufacturing 100 percent organic fertilizer pellets from sheep wool and exporting it to European markets besides supplying the product domestically.
Buses to run to new airport from 4 locations in the capital city
On June 14, the working group in charge of moving the operations of Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport to the new Chinggis Khaan International Airport at Khushig Valley held a meeting to discuss the progress of the preparations being carried out as of June 11.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade