1,015 new COVID-19 cases recorded, total reaches 40,396
According to the Ministry of Health, 1,015 people were detected with coronavirus nationwide in the past 24 hours.
New oxygen plant at NCCD becomes ready for operation
Deputy Prime Minister S.Amarsaikhan got acquainted with a new oxygen generator plant, which is being established at the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD).
Public COVID-19 vaccine rollout accelerated to rural aimags
Starting May 3, Sunday, the public vaccine rollout has been intensified to cover residents in rural aimags of the country. On this day, consignments of additional 93,000 doses of vaccines against coronavirus were sent to 11 aimags from Ulaanbaatar city under security escort.
Mongolia reports 911 new COVID-19 cases, two COVID-19 related deaths
911 people were detected with coronavirus nationwide in the last 24 hours.
20,000 doses of Sputnik V vaccine brought in Mongolia
On May 1, Mongolia received the first batch of 20,000 doses of Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, informs B.Battsetseg, Minister of Foreign Affairs.
247 citizens arrive on a Seoul-Ulaanbaatar flight
An Asiana Airlines charter flight carrying 247 passengers landed at Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport in Ulaanbaatar at 3.50 am on May 2.
Mongolia starts vaccination for foreign nationals
Countries around the world have launched vaccination campaigns in their effort to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19: 1,306 new cases detected
At the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health today on May 1, it was reported that 1,306 new cases were detected in Mongolia after testing 13,506 people nationwide within the past 24 hours. About 90 percent of the new cases are close contacts of previously confirmed cases.
Mongolia receives 334,400 doses of Verocell COVID-19 vaccine
A charter flight, bringing 334 thousand doses of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine Verocell, landed yesterday in Ulaanbaatar city at 3:27 pm.
Julia Neuhaus: Art needs an audience. A picture on the wall is just acrylic paint, unless nobody is realizing that there was somebody who put an idea into form
Nogoonbaatar International Eco Art Festival has launched its activities in March of 2021, involved Mongolian, French, Czech and German artists targeting Ger Districts of Ulaanbaatar city. Here we would like to introduce you an art critique Batzorig Mart’s interview with German artist Julia Neuhaus, the participant of the Festival.
National conference on 'Collaborative initiative and partnership for Education For Sustainable Development' to be held in May
A National Conference on “Collaborative initiative and partnership for Education for Sustainable Development” is going to be organized online nationwide by the Education for Sustainable Development-II project (ESD-II), funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and jointly implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and the Ministry of Education and Science from May 3-6, 2021.
China provides anti-pandemic supplies to Mongolia
The Chinese commission of the Joint Commission on Mongolia-China Border has donated medical supplies to Mongolia to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic,
Julien Malland: I always thought that the best qualities of an urban artist are observation, understanding and adaptation
Nogoonbaatar International Eco Art Festival has launched its activities in March of 2021, involving Mongolian, French, Czech and German artists targeting Ger Districts of Ulaanbaatar city. Here we would like to introduce you an art critique Batzorig Mart’s interview with French artist Julien Malland, known as Seth Globepainter, the participant of the Festival.
CU to donate USD 500,000 to support eco-friendly ger construction in Mongolia
BGF Retail announced on April 27 that it has signed an agreement with UNICEF Korea to support Mongolia's eco-friendly and high-efficiency ger construction project.
Agreement on visa waiver with Slovenia enters into force
“Agreement between the Government of Mongolia and the Government of the Republic of Slovenia on short-stay visa waiver for holders of diplomatic and service/official passports” is entering into force on 1 May 2021.
UNESCAP successfully concludes its 77th session
The seventy-seventh session of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) was held virtually from 26 to 29 April 2021 under the theme, “Building back better from crises through regional cooperation in Asia and the Pacific.”
Fully vaccinated citizens to be allowed to freely travel domestically
During the meeting, the commission members received the latest updates regarding the measures being taken against the COVID-19 infection, vaccination rollout and its procurement and delivery as well as works planned to be conducted in early May.
COVID-19 infection cases rise by 1,356
At 11 a.m., today, the Ministry of Health provided updates on coronavirus situation in Mongolia.
4th Development Partners’ Meeting on Gender Issues held
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Committee for Gender Equality (NCGE) jointly organized the 4th Development Partners’ meeting on 29 April, 2021, to introduce the findings of the Evaluation of the implementation of the Law of Mongolia on Promotion of Gender Equality.
Assessment on Mongolian Corruption Perceptions Index for 2020
Transparency International has released its 2020 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) based on experts and the perceptions of business people of corruption in 180 countries. We spoke with O. Batbayar, CEO of “Transparency International Mongolia”, about the level of corruption within Mongolia according to the Corruption Perceptions Index.
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