Fascinating tourist routes in Ulaanbaatar
Ready for summer travel? In addition to traveling to the beautiful places of Mongolia, there are several interesting ideas for trips around the capital city of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar. We present you interesting and extreme trip ideas that you can travel around Ulaanbaatar.
Cross-border paperless trade toolkit launches
The launch was followed by a panel discussion with speakers from Mongolia, Mexico and the Philippines on how to effectively remove the impediments to cross border paperless trade by the virtue of legal and technical readiness checklist developed by the ESCAP and the toolkit.
Official program of events for National Naadam Festival 2022
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The complete program of events for the National Naadam Holiday on the 2230th and 2231st Anniversary of the establishment of the first Statehood in Mongolia, the 815th and 816th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire, and the 100th and 101st anniversary of the People’s Revolution of Mongolia.
'Responsible Nomads' Standard for Sustainable Code of Practices for Nomadic livestock Production
As of May 2021, 44 000 herders and 86 herders’ marketing cooperatives have registered in the system. In 2019, about 180 tons of cashmere were sold through the system. In 2020, it has increased by two fold- 360 tons of cashmere were sold certified through the system and 15 tons were sold to international buyers. The Responsible Nomads traceability system shows incredible promise in promoting and monitoring sustainable rangeland and livestock management.
Flights between Mongolia and China to resume
Relevant organizations of Mongolia and China have reached an agreement to open the air border between the two countries and resume regular flights.
Four major discoveries made in Mongolian veterinary sector in the last 30 years
In the past, Mongolian veterinary scientists and researchers have made four major discoveries in the world science and developed 64 vaccines and diagnostic kits and 72 veterinary medicines.
Development partner meeting organized
Head of Office of UNFPA Mongolia Dr. Khalid Sharifi provided an update on the implementation of the law on Combatting Domestic Violence and contributions of UNFPA’s next Country Programme for 2023-2027.
UK-funded training for Mongolian law enforcement officers being conducted
UK-funded training on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) and Forensics for Mongolian law enforcement officers started on June 27.
New generation hydroponic greenhouse project launched in Mongolia
Premium Group and South Korean Plant TFarm will invest a total of MNT 50 billion over the next three years to build a 4,700 sq.m greenhouse and 800 sq.m ancillary facilities.
A memorandum of understanding on cooperation signed
A memorandum of understanding on cooperation between the Tourism Development Center and the Jeju Tourism Association was signed by Director of Tourism Development Center S.Bat-Erdene and Chairman of the Jeju Tourism Association Bu Dong-seok.
Views exchanged on establishment of Mars Research Station in Mongolia
Minister of Environment and Tourism B.Bat-Erdene held a meeting with Dr. Robert Zubrin, President of the Mars Society, and his wife, Hoop Zubrin, and Professor Hiroaki Akayama of the Wakayama University, Institute of Space Studies.
Agricultural Minister meets French delegates
On June 22, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Z.Mendsaikhan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the French Republic to Mongolia Sebastian Surun, representatives of the French National Association of Cattle and Sheep Farmers, agricultural enterprises, investors and the media organization.
Consultation on ensuring gender equality in the TVET sector held
The findings, conclusions and recommendations of the participatory gender audit were presented at the meeting, and the representatives of the partner schools presented their activities in the field of gender equality.
Information technology education to be provided to children
Secretary of State of the Ministry of Digital Development and Communications B.Bolor-Erdene received a delegation led by Deputy Director of the International Cooperation Department of the KDDI Foundation Mr. Kazunori Fujita.
International Think Tank for LLDC and UNITAR sign MOU
Officials of the Office of the UN High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, and Permanent Representatives of the LLDS in Geneva attended the ceremony.
First batch of pediatric doses of Pfizer vaccine arrived in Mongolia
Nearly 90 percent of vaccines used for booster immunization purposes were Pfizer vaccines procured by UNICEF Mongolia.
Hollywood-Mongolia joint project team receives first funding
The Hollywood-Mongolia joint ‘Godsend’ film project team has announced that it has received the first funding.
Mongolia’s first woman General on expanding women’s presence and leadership in peacekeeping
Every day, United Nations peacekeepers work to protect hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people in the world’s most fragile political and security situations. Civilian and uniformed personnel in peacekeeping missions support ceasefires, prevent and respond to violence, investigate human rights violations and abuses, and help build peace, recovery, and development in many conflict-affected countries. As Mongolia marks its 20 years of UN peacekeeping deployment by hosting an international conference on women in peacekeeping from 16th to 18th June 2022, we spoke to the country’s first woman General who is also a former Blue helmet.
National launch event of Business and Human Rights Global Project held
B+HR Global Project is being implemented in 18 countries including Mongolia and it aims to build capacity of businesses and their supply chains in conducting human rights due diligence reflected in the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”