Ulaanbaatar disinfecting public spaces against coronavirus
Ulaanbaatar city Mayor S.Amarsaikhan earlier issued an order to disinfect public places with the arrival of warmer weather as a preventive measure against the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Three citizens that arrived on charter flights test positive for COVID-19
Three Mongolian citizens that arrived in Mongolia on the charter flights en route Seoul-Ulaanbaatar, and Berlin-Ulaanbaatar have tested positive for COVID-19 from the preliminary laboratory tests.
Mongolian citizens abroad called on to stay in the countries
During a press briefing of the operative team of the State Emergency Commission, Chief of the National Emergency Management Agency, Major-General T.Badral notified that decision has been made not to receive foreign nationals in Mongolia. However, the decision will not belong to coal truck drivers from the Russian Federation.
Mongolian citizens being evacuated from foreign countries
Upon the decisions of the Government and the State Emergency Commission, two charter flights of MIAT Mongolian Airlines in route Seoul-Ulaanbaatar and Berlin-Moscow-Ulaanbaatar landed on March 15 and 16 respectively at the Chinggis Khaan International Airport.
All flights to and from Russia, Turkey and Kazakhstan to be halted
Today, the State Emergency Commission decided to suspend all scheduled flights to and from Moscow, Istanbul, and Nur-Sultan from March 11 to March 28.
All shops in Ulaanbaatar except grocery stores shut down until March 16
In connection with the confirmed imported case of the novel coronavirus or Covid-19 in Mongolia, the Emergency Commission of Ulaanbaatar city decided to shut down following service centers and shops in the capital city until March 16, Monday.
Imported COVID-19 case detected in Mongolia
Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia and Head of the State Emergency Commission U.Enkhtuvshin highlighted that the first case of the COVID-19 infection has been recorded in Mongolia.
Meeting held to discuss economic difficulties caused by COVID-19 spread
Due to the state, some entities are facing economic difficulties. In regard with the current condition, Speaker of the Parliament G.Zandanshatar held a meeting with some ministers, chairpersons of standing committees
UNFAO implements early action emergency project for herders
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Mongolia (UNFAO) implemented “Early Action to protect the key livestock-related assets of vulnerable herder households in areas at very high dzud risk” SFER/GLO/005/MUL BABY09 project.
461 people under medical supervision
Department of Medical Assistance at the Ministry Ya.Buyanjargal, 461 people out of 840-suspected cases since January 9 are currently under medical supervision.
Suspension of international and intercity traffic movement to be lifted tomorrow
At the meeting, it was decided to lift the suspension of traffic movements between Ulaanbaatar and 21 aimags on March 3 at 6 a.m.
Mongolia donates 30 thousand sheep to China to help with coronavirus
At the outset, President Battulga extended condolences to the people of China over their loss and hardships caused by the novel coronavirus outbreak (Covid-19).
President of Mongolia to pay a visit to the People’s Republic of China
President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga will pay a visit to the People’s Republic of China on February 27, 2020.
Mongolia launches campaign to help China fight coronavirus
The government of Mongolia has decided to launch a campaign to provide assistance to China to help contain the outbreak of coronavirus and appointed Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat as a head of a working team responsible for the campaign.
Prime Minister examines preparedness of hospitals
On February 17, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh visited some hospitals to examine their preparedness and readiness against spread of novel coronavirus.
UNFPA delivers sanitary and hygiene kits to Bayan-Ulgii aimag
Kaori Ishikawa, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Head of Office in Mongolia worked in Bayan-Ulgii aimag on February 14.