PPE and N95 face masks worth about USD 5,000 presented to Ministry of Health
On May 4, personal protective equipment (PPE) and N95 masks worth USD 4,976 were presented to the Ministry of Health in the framework of the ‘Building the Capacity for COVID-19 Diagnosis and Service Delivery for the Most Vulnerable in Mongolia amidst the Pandemic’ project being implemented by UNFPA, Rio Tinto’s Country Office in Mongolia, and Oyu Tolgoi LLC.
Commissioners, General Staff of Mongolian Armed Forces exchange views on human rights issues
Commissioners of the NHRCM held meeting with officials of the General Staff of the Mongolian Armed Forces and exchanged views on ensuring and protecting human rights in the armed forces.
Mongolian Ambassador meets Institute of Technical Education officials
Mongolia’s Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore, T. Lkhagvadorj, met with officials led by Mr. Bruce Poh Geok Huat, Chief Executive Officer at ITE, getting acquainted with the institute’s activities and exchanged views on future cooperation on 6 May 2021.
Mongolia sees gradual decline in daily COVID-19 cases
It was reported at today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 737 people were detected with coronavirus in the past 24 hours across the country.
Charter flight brings 77 citizens home
A charter plane from Hanoi to Ulaanbaatar landed at Buyant-Ukhaa international airport on May 6 at 3:16 AM.
Ambassador to France receives French researcher Marie Favereau
The Ambassador of Mongolia to the French Republic, Mr. A.Battur received Ms. Marie Favereau, a professor of history at the University of Paris-Nanterre and an associate researcher at the University of Oxford, to discuss about her recently published book “The Horde.
COVID-19: 940 new cases, 12 deaths reported
940 new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded nationwide in the past 24 hours.
Cabinet extends closure of road and railroad checkpoints to passenger movement
At its regular meeting on May 5, the Cabinet extended the closure of road and railroad checkpoints to passenger movement until May 31.
Agricultural Minister holds virtual meeting with Ambassador of Mongolia to ROK
On May 5, Minister of Food, Agriculture, and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan held a virtual meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Republic of Korea (ROK) N.Erdenetuya to discuss further development of partnership with the ROK Ministry of SMEs and Startups.
Construction launched on new vaccines central storage building
On May 5, UNICEF in partnership with the Government of Mongolia and the Ministry of Health started the construction work of the new vaccines central storage building at the National Center for Communicable Diseases funded by the World Bank.
Foreign Minister participates in AmCham monthly meeting
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B.Battsetseg participated yesterday in a meeting themed ‘Diplomacy During Pandemic’ hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) as a guest speaker.
Government decides to ease lockdown restrictions from May 8
At its meeting dated May 5, the Cabinet decided to scale the country’s coronavirus emergency regime level of current Red Level down to Orange Level starting from May 8 to June 5.
Another batch of 148,800 doses of VeroCell vaccine arrived in Mongolia
Another batch of 148,800 doses of VeroCell vaccine developed by Sinopharm Company of China was brought by a flight operated by MIAT Mongolian Airlines on May 4.
1,128 new COVID-19 cases reported in the past 24 hours
It was reported during today’s press briefing of the Ministry of Health that 1,128 new cases of COVID-19 detected in the past 24 hours.
USAID workshop among members of Mongolia’s Parliament discusses increasing citizen engagement
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) today, May 4, organized a discussion with members of Mongolia’s Parliament, or State Great Khural, on ways to increase citizen engagement in the political process. The event is the latest in a series of workshops on legislative transparency taking place under USAID’s Strengthening Women and Youth Engagement in the Electoral and Political Processes in Mongolia (SWYEEPPM) program.
Mongolia, Hong Kong to explore possibility of establishing free trade agreement
Consul General of Mongolia in Hong Kong G.Jargalsaikhan met with Director-General of the Trade and Industry Department of the Government of the Hong Kong SAP Brian Lo and Deputy Director-General Francis Ho on April 29.
Mongolia, Hong Kong to cooperate in investment field
Representatives of the National Development Agency and Hong Kong's InvestHK participated in an online meeting organized by the Consulate General of Mongolia in Hong Kong and exchanged views on the specifics of the investment climate and policies of the two countries and issues of supporting companies.
Two helicopters brought from France
As part of the project on the establishment of Air Rescue Unit at the National Emergency Management Agency of Mongolia and supply of helicopters, two EC-145 helicopters for emergency medical services and search-and-rescue operations were brought into the country through Zamyn-Uud border checkpoint.
Labor Minister participates in SDG 16 Conference
H.E. Ariunzaya Ayush, Minister for Labour and Social Protection, participated as a speaker in the SDG 16 Conference, organized between April 28-30, 2021.
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