Government of Mongolia and ADB sign deal to develop ecotourism in two national parks
On June 13, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Mongolia signed a USD38 million loan to develop ecotourism in Khuvsgul Lake National Park and Onon-Balj National Park to serve as models for economicallyinclusive development and conservation in Mongolia.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece “Botgon tsagaan uuls”
MONTSAME National News Agency in cooperation with the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery is presenting a series of Mongolian fine art masterpieces. This time, we are presenting the painting, ‘Botgon tsagaan uuls (Cloud like a white calf)’, by State Honored Cultural Figure M.Butemj.
President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga pays official visit to the Kyrgyz Republic
On June 12, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov held official talks in the Grand Conference hall of the Ala Archa State Residence
Indian Ambassador Mohinder Pratap Singh: Infrastructure development of the oil refinery is performing well
Ambassador of the Republic of India to Mongolia Mohinder Pratap Singh, Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister B.Enkh-Amgalan and other officials got acquainted with the ongoing infrastructure development of the new oil refinery in Dornogobi aimag.
I will be back home with belts of all professional boxing organizations
On June 7th, silver medalist of the Olympic Games and world championships, IBO world champion, Honored Athlete of Mongolia N.Tugstsogt held a press briefing about his forthcoming match and future goals. His bout this time will be for the WBC belt.
Asia Power Grid can be built in Gobi region
The conference brought together over 200 representatives comprising government officials and scholars from 14 countries including Russia, China, Japan, Canada, and Sweden as well as international organizations such as the United Nations, European Union and International Committee of the Red Cross.
3x3 basketball players of 34 countries competing at the main square of Ulaanbaatar
The FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup started at the Sukhbaatar Square yesterday on June 3. Recognized as an Olympic, it is the first time for the 3x3 Basketball World Cup to be organized in Mongolia.
“Mad nomad” first toy art exhibition on display
‘Mad Nomad’ the first ever toy art exhibition of five young artists is on display at Sengeragi art gallery. The exhibition features works inspired by nomad warriors, legends and tales.
Winners of painting competition ‘Friendship between Mongolia and China through our eyes’ announced
The competition was organized among Chinese language schools by Menggu Xiao xi bao’ newspaper of the MONTSAME national news agency on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between Mongolia and China and the 90th anniversary of the newspaper.
Respects paid to peacekeepers
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh took part in the ceremonial meeting for ‘International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers’, paying respects to military servicemen of the Mongolian Armed Forces who engaged in peacekeeping missions and delivered a speech.
Liquid milk production increases year by year
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, European Union, Mongolian Food Producers’ Association and Global Communities Mongolia jointly celebrated the World Milk Day that falls on June 1.
Regional seminar on achieving the SDGs kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
The second Regional Seminar for the Asia-Pacific Region Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals started on Monday at the State House.
300 writers and 120 organizations taking part in 'Ulaanbaatar Book Fair'
With a motto ‘Children – the Future of Mongolia’, the ‘Ulaanbaatar Book Fair’ annual festival opened at the Sukhbaatar Square.
Film depicting Mongolian way of life to be released
Having previously won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature from the Calgary International Film Festival in 2016, the Burn Your Maps film depicting the Mongolian way of life is to be released on June 21.
30 thousand people participate in Ulaanbaatar Marathon
In the frameworks of the 380th anniversary of the establishment of Ulaanbaatar city, the annual international Ulaanbaatar Marathon took place on May 18.
President meets The Hu band
Today, President Kh.Battulga has received producer and singer B. Dashdondog and members of The Hu, heavy metal band of Mongolia, which performs in a new genre so called Hunnu Rock.
Wounded pelican receives care in ger
On November 11, 2018, conservation officer of the Khar Us Lake special protected area (SPA) B.Sodbileg found a pelican with a bullet wound in Suljee bag of Chandmani soum, Khovd province. At the time, the bird was unable to fly as its left wing and feet were injured. So the ranger brought it to Jargalan soum and provided three-month treatment.
Tree of paradise
Tree of paradise The 8th Bogd Jebtsundamba is known for his passion for natural sciences and the rare collection of unique items which includes the tree of paradise.
Government ban on raw coal comes into effect from today
The Government resolution to ban the consumption of raw coal in the capital city has come into effect from today, May 15. Seeing the necessity to ban raw coal and replace it with refined coal, the Government made the resolution on February 28, 2018. With realization of these responsive actions, the air pollution is believed to be decreased by about 50 percent.