President Battulga meets Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Lee Nak-Yeon
President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga arrived today at the international airport of Vladivostok, Russia, to attend the 4th Eastern Economic Forum. Following the President’s arrival to Russky Island where the Eastern Economic Forum is taking place, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Lee Nak-yeon paid a courtesy call.
Discover Mongolia takes place
The 16th Discover Mongolia, an international mining investors’ forum, was held under the theme ‘Acknowledge to Advance’ on September 6-7 in Shangri-La Hotel. Preliminary discussions of the forum took place last week.
Diversification of economy discussed
An international conference ‘Expanding business cooperation through the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry’ is being hosted in Ulaanbaatar city
One point needed to compete in the second round for the first time
Korea Republic will host the eighth edition of the East Asian Football Federation (EAFF) E-1 Football Championship in 2019. The first preliminary round is being held in Mongolia on September 2-6, in which teams from Mongolia, Guam, Macau and Northern Mariana Islands are competing. Winner of this round will qualify to play in the second round to be held in November.
Mongolian athletes win 25 medals in 7 sports events
Mongolian athletes won 25 medals in total (5 gold, 9 silver and 11 bronze) in 7 sports events at the 18th Asian Games, which was held in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2.
‘Coal Mongolia-2018’ conference kicks off
The 8th ‘Coal Mongolia’ international coal trade and investment conference commenced at the conference hall of Shangri La Hotel. About 600 representatives from 15 countries are attending the conference being organized jointly with China’s coal market research company ‘Fenwei Energy Information Services’.
Bests of the coal sector to be named
A Council of Independent Experts was set up at the Mongolian Coal Association, which is responsible for selecting the bests of coal sector during the Coal Mongolia 2018 conference to be held on September 4-5.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece: 'Projectionist'
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the work ‘Projectionist’ by State Prize Laureate, People’s Painter of Mongolia and State Honored Cultural Figure Luvsangiin Gavaa/ Gavaa Luvsan.
Bilateral trade turnover to be reached USD10 billion by 2020
State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Mr Wang Yi is paying an official visit to Mongolia on August 23-25, at the invitation of his Mongolian counterpart Mr D.Tsogtbaatar.
G.Nandinzaya sets a new record in shooting
The 2018 Asian Summer Games is being held from August 18 to September 2, 2018 in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang where more than 10 thousand athletes from 45 countries are competing in 40 sports events.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece: ‘The Old Horse-Head Fiddler’
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the work ‘The Old Horse-head Fiddler’ by U.Yadamsuren which is listed in the rare and invaluable intangible cultural heritage category of Mongolia.
M.Enkhbat: Breeding of 100 beavers in Tuul River will bring benefits
A reporting team of the MONTSAME national news agency visited the Beaver Introduction Project Unit in Gachuurt Village in Bayanzurkh district, Ulaanbaatar.
Danshig Naadam-Khuree Tsam held for fourth year
The ‘Danshig Naadam-Khuree Tsam 2018’ religious and cultural festival will take place on August 4-5 at Khui Doloon Khudag.
Target archery range opens with crowdfunding
The ‘360’ target archery range that meets international standards opened at the National Garden Park on August 1.
Mongolia leads the region in fight against hepatitis
According to a report, 1.3 million people died from liver cancer and cirrhosis caused by viral hepatitis B and C infections globally and 1614 deaths in Mongolia in 2017. Mongolia has been implementing the national program ‘Healthy Liver Mongolia’ since 2017 to decrease the infection rate.
NATIONAL NAADAM HOLIDAY BEGINS
This year, the National Naadam Holiday is commemorating the 2227th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian State, the 812th anniversary of the founding of the Great Mongol Empire and 97th anniversary of the Mongolian People’s Revolution.
Tourism Ministers Meeting of Mongolia, Russia and China start
The Third Tourism Ministers Meeting of Mongolia, Russia and China started today, on July 9. Minister of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia N.Tserenbat, relevant officials led by Mayor of Ulaanbaatar city S.Batbold, over 60 representatives led by Vice Chairman of China National Tourism Administration Du Jiang and about 20 representatives led by Deputy Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism at the Ministry of Culture of Russia Nikolay Vadimovich Korolev are participating in the two-day meeting.