Photo News | Silver Tree - 2022 Awards Ceremony
For 14 years, the “Silver Tree” Awards Ceremony has honored the best in the art sector of Mongolia. This year, the “Silver Tree - 2022” Awards Ceremony took place on March 27, 2023, 82 artists and 95 artworks competed for the Silver Tree Award, which is regarded as the Mongolian Academy Award.
Mongolia Rounds off IIHF Divisional Championship with Silver Trophy
The IIHF World Championship Division IV was successfully held at Steppe Arena of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on March 23-26, 2023. This is the first time the country hosted IIHF Championships. This Tournament was held under the auspice of President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh. Team Philippine became the winner in the Tournament by winning three matches. Mongolia placed second with eight points, while Kuwait took third place with three points.
Today Marks 42nd Anniversary of Mongolia’s First Space Flight
Today marks the 42nd anniversary of the first space flight by a Mongolian. On this day in 1981, Hero of the Mongolian People’s Republic, Hero of the USSR Jugderdemidiin Gurragchaa along with twice Hero of USSR, Hero of Mongolian People’s Republic, Soviet cosmonaut V.A.Dzhanibekov flew into space on the Soyuz 39 spacecraft, landing back on Earth at 7.42 pm on March 30.
Photo News | Sustainable Investment Summit 2023
Sustainable Investment Summit 2023 or Mongolia-China Business Forum was launched on March 16, in Ulaanbaatar.
Photo News | Commencement of Oyu Tolgoi Underground Mine
Mongolia commenced fourth large-scale underground mine in the world on March 11, 2023.
Photo News | Opening Ceremony of the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship
Opening Ceremony of the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship
Mongolian Team Captures Their First Win of the Championship
2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship started on March 11 in Ulaanbaatar.
The First Day of the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship
Today is the first day of the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Asia and Oceania Championship, which is being held in the Steppe Arena of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
“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.
“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.
Tamir Khangal Earns MVP of Volleyball Thailand League 2023
Tamir Khangal’s stunning performance in Thailand solidified Mongolian athletes' status as a contender to watch out for in the world.
Mongolian Rescue Team Returns Home
Ulaanbaatar, February 20, 2023 /MONTSAME/. On February 18, the Mongolian rescue team returned home after a week of search and rescue operations in Turkey, which was hit by massive earthquakes last week.
“Tuin River Frost 2023” Winter Festival
The “Tuin River Frost 2023” Winter Festival was held widely in Bayankhongor aimag seventh time.
Mongolian Sculptors Win Second Place at the International Ice Festival
Tsagaan Munkh-Erdene, the Mongolian engraver and ice sculptor, is a skilled man who can inscribe designs by carving or etching and create stunning works using ice, snow, wood, and sand as raw material.
G. Ganbayar Awarded Male Footballer of the Year
The award ceremony “Golden ball” is traditionally held on December 12 every year. But this year, the Mongolian Football Federation took place the “Golden ball” to honor the best footballers of the year in Ulaanbaatar Hotel on February 7 due to the coincidence of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
The “President’s Scholar–2100" Scholarship Program
The “President’s Scholar–2100" scholarship program initiated by President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh has been successfully implemented since 2021, awarding the best students from each of the 330 soums and capital city's 171 khoroos to study at the world’s best universities.
The First World Junior Swimming Champion of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar, February 02, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Between January 23 and 29, “The winter swimming World Championship-2023” was held in Bled, Slovenia. M. Tsenguun, ten years old, won the first prize in the 50m “Head Up Breaststroke” category. She is the first world junior swimming champion of Mongolia.
The Journey of the White-Napped Cranes From the Land of the Rising Sun
The Mongolian first figure skating show “Grass Land on Ice 2023” was successfully held in Ulaanbaatar on January 27, and 28. It was the last event organized in connection with the 50th Anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Japan.