This Week in Mongolia

2023-09-04 09:44:26

Ulaanbaatar, September 4, 2023 /MONTSAME/ Summary of this week's events:

September 3-5: The Prime Minister of Mongolia L. Oyun-Erdene will work in Gobi-Altai, Khovd, and Uvs aimags.

September 4: The State Visit of Pope Francis, the Head of the Holy See to Mongolia at the invitation of the President of Mongolia will continue. As part of the Visit, the Head of State of the Holy See Pope Francis will meet with benefactors and participate in the opening of the "House of Mercy".

A farewell ceremony for the Head of the Holy See Pope Francis will take place.

September 5-6: The Embassy of Japan in Mongolia will organize a media tour to familiarize the public with the Japanese grant projects in the "Kharkhorum Museum" and "Merged" laboratory school in Uvurkhangai aimag.

September 6: "Mongolia-China Expo" will be opened in Hohhot, Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China. This expo will last until September 10.

September 7: The UN in Mongolia and the Ministry of Economy and Development will jointly organize the National Conference on Sustainable Development at the Shangri-La Hotel.

September 8: Pro Theater artists will perform the visual drama "The Laughing Man," the culmination of the works of the famous French author Victor Hugo, on the stage of the Russian Center of Science and Culture.

September 8: At 15:00, Dr. Esuna Dugarova, UN Advisor on Social and Economic Policy, Visiting Professor of Columbia University, will speak on "Women's Participation and Role in Preserving Buriad-Mongolian Ethnic Consciousness" at the UNESCO International Institute for the Study of Nomadic Civilizations

September 9: The "Horse Heritage and Culture" tourist event will be held at the natural park Sum Khukh Burd in Dundgobi aimag.

Live Concert of singer B. Bayartsetseg will be held in the Ballroom of the Shangri-La Hotel. Singers Naagii, Temuulen, and Motive band will participate in the concert, and the audience will be given advance rights to buy the record "Moving to You" with a 50 percent discount.

September 9-10: "Borjigon Feast" cultural program to promote national heritage and customs will be organized in Gobi-Ugtaal soum of Dundgobi aimag.

September 10: The 170th annual Visiting Shambhala Ceremony will be held at the Khamar Monastery in Uvurbayasgalant, Dornogobi aimag.

At 12:00 p.m., the grotesque play "The Good Man of Sichuan", one of the famous works of the German classical writer, poet, director, and theater theorist Bertolt Brecht, will be staged in the Mongolian Children's Palace.

September 5: At 4:00 p.m., the exhibition "OUR DREAM" dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birth of People's Artist, Laureate of the State Premium Professor D. Amgalan, will be opened at the Mongolian Art Gallery.

September 6-8: "Khiimor" Archery on Horse World Cup will be held at the "Chinggiin Khuree (Chinggis Khaan’s Circle" tourist complex).

September 9A horse archery demonstration will be held at Sukhbaatar Square.

September 10: Athletes selected from the "Khiimori" Horse Archery World Cup will compete in the traditional Mongolian national archery "Bombog Namnaa" to select the best.