New airport expected to be operational in July, 2019
Together with his cabinet members, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh yesterday got acquainted with construction progress of the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport being built in Khushig Valley of Tuv aimag. Ambassador of Japan to Mongolia M.Takaoka and representatives of Japanese investor companies and entities were invited to the event.
Top young academics of the year awarded
A decree on awarding outstanding young academics was issued by the President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga and the Presidential Prize of 2018 awarding ceremony took place today.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece ‘The Household of the Plain’
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 artwork, ‘A Nomadic Family of the Steppe’ by State Prize Laureate, People’s Artist, Doctor of Arts Studies N.Tsultem.
The only monument dedicated to sutra in Mongolia
Mongolian Shunkhan Danjuur (Mongolian Red Danjuur), a rare sutra in the world and a stone stele monument dedicated to it are being preserved at the National Library of Mongolia.
Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh pays an official visit to Japan
At the invitation of the Government of Japan, Prime Minister of Mongolia Mr U.Khurelsukh is paying an official visit to the country on December 12-15. During the visit, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh will hold official talks with Prime Minister of Japan Mr Shinzo Abe and affirm Mongolia’s ‘third neighbor’ foreign policy with Japan.
Northeast Asia Martial Arts Forum takes place
The 2018 Northeast Asia Martial Arts Forum started today at the UN House in Ulaanbaatar. The aims of the event are to exchange information about the current state of martial arts development in Northeast Asian countries, develop regional partnership and to support youth and women to train in martial arts.
Rare version of Ganjuur scripture with silver lettering kept in Mongolia
From the Golden Ganjuur (Kanjur), Silver Ganjuur and the ‘Nine precious Ganjuur’ scriptures kept at the Museum of Rare and Valuable Books of the National Library of Mongolia, the silver Ganjuur is considered very rare in the world.
Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s headpiece
Among the exhibits, the one that caught the attention of the visitors most was her headpiece. The silver headpiece, which was made in the early 20th century by the talented craftsmen of the palace, is decorated with various gemstones, such as coral, pearl and turquoise and has 58 threads of pearl drops with dark pink stones.
‘The Last Queen of Mongolia’ exhibition opens
To enrich the public’s knowledge about Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s scholarly side as well as her personality, the exhibition, ‘The Last Queen of Mongolia’, has opened, displaying the exhibits that relate to her, being stored in the Bogd Khaan’s Palace museum.
MNT 4.5 billion to be spent on supporting employment of persons with disabilities
On the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a forum themed ‘Strengthening partnership between government and non-governmental organizations for ensuring rights of persons with disabilities’ was organized by the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection at the State House.
Mongolian Fine Art Masterpiece: “Steel Stirrup”
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 artwork, ‘Steel Stirrup’ by State Prize Laureate and State Honored Cultural Figure D.Amgalan.
7 milliion euro project implemented at General Hospital for State Special Servants
Under the financial partnership between the Government of Mongolia and the Government of the Republic of Austria, one-year project to renew medical equipment and prepare human resource has been successfully implemented at the General Hospital for State Special Servants and the project completion ceremony took place on November 27.
Jamotoraberu LLC granted ISO 9001:2015 certification
The Jamotoraberu LLC, which has been operating in tourism sector under a motto ‘Quality service for the customers’ since 2008, was awarded the ISO 9001:2015 certification.
850 students take Oath of Citizenship
The ceremony for the oath of citizenship took place at the State Palace, on the 26th of November, the Day of Proclamation. 850 students from the 9 districts of Ulaanbaatar and 21 aimags gathered to take their oaths.
‘Science, Technology and Innovation – 2018’
An annual expo ’Science, Technology and Innovation’ dedicated to the Scientific Workers’ Day, opened at the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery.
“Asian Door 2018” fair opens
Within the Days of Mongolian-Russian Friendship and Cooperation, the ‘Asian Door 2018’ fair to connect, intermediate and expand business opportunities for small and medium enterprises of Mongolia and Russia opened on November 20.
Chinggis Khan’s Golden gerege selected as best national gift
The Golden gerege (plate) souvenir selected from over 120 national gifts will be sold at a charity auction, all proceeds of which will be spent on humanitarian activities.
The smallest sutra of Mongolia ‘Sutra of Great Deity Tara’
The Sutra of Great Deity Tara is considered one of the smallest sutra in the world, containing the most characters on a single page.
Precious archaeological findings and sutras showcased
The Institute of History and Archaeology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) organized an open day event , presenting basic research works of historical science and its outcomes and displaying an exhibition of valuable sutras, books, works and archeological findings.