Mongolian Search and Rescue Team Saved Three Survivors
Ulaanbaatar, February 9, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Mongolian search and rescue team headed by the Deputy Chief of National Emergency Management Agency, Brigadier-General B. Uuganbayar landed in Hatay, Turkey on February 9, at 17 pm (Ankara time).
World Cancer Day
Ulaanbaatar, February 8, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Cancer is a condition where cells in a specific part of the body grow and reproduce uncontrollably. The cancerous cells can invade and destroy surrounding healthy tissue, including organs. Cancer sometimes begins in one part of the body before spreading to other areas. This process is known as metastasis.
South Korea’s “One Asia Program” in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar, February 8, 2023 /MONTSAME/.The Member of the State Great Khural J. Chinburen welcomed Chang Sin Jung, the chairman of the National Tuberculosis (TB) Association of South Korea, and other representatives and held a meeting on February 2.
Mongolian Search and Rescue Team Heads to Turkey
Ulaanbaatar, February 8, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Buyant-Ukhaa International Airport, February 7, 04:34 AM - Deputy chief of National Emergency Management Agency, Brigadier-General B. Uuganbayar, his rescue team of 34 search and rescue specialists and two search dogs headed to Turkey.
High Tax is the Best Way to Strengthen Tobacco Control Law
Ulaanbaatar, February 7, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The government of Mongolia is preparing a bill to amend the Tobacco Control Law and representatives from the World Health Organization have come to provide technical assistance.
“Stop Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, Hepatitis B Virus and Syphilis" Training Conducted
With support from WHO, the Ministry of Health is jointly organizing training on triple elimination methodology for health care workers and conducting implementation assessment of "Procedures to stop mother-to-child transmission of HIV, hepatitis B virus and syphilis" issued by the Ministerial order A/614 among health institutions that provide prenatal and maternal health care service in Ulaanbaatar city and local provinces, in collaboration with the National Center for Communicable Diseases and the Mongolian Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Women Entrepreneur Growth Fund Program Launched in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar, February 6, 2023 /MONTSAME/. At the initiative of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia B. Battsetseg, “Funding Program for Digital Solutions to Enhance Women Enterprise Recovery and Growth”, supported by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and Women Enterprise Recovery Fund, is going to be implemented in Mongolia for the first time.
Third Edition of “National Atlas of Mongolia” Presented to Education and Science Minister
The Lead Editor, the Laureate of the Order of Chinggis Khaan, and Academician D. Dorjgotov and his fellow scholars have presented the updated edition of “National Atlas of Mongolia” to Minister of Education and Science L. Enkh-Amgalan.
Mongolian Women Engaged in Solar Energy Training in India
Ulaanbaatar, February 3, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Mongolia and India maintain close cooperation in the education sector in the framework of our two countries' diplomatic relations. Under this cooperation, the Government of India implemented a scholarship program for Mongolian women this year.
The “President’s Scholar–2100" Scholarship Program
The “President’s Scholar–2100" scholarship program initiated by President of Mongolia Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh has been successfully implemented since 2021, awarding the best students from each of the 330 soums and capital city's 171 khoroos to study at the world’s best universities.
Mongolian Aimags Weighted for Their Competitiveness
Mongolia's Economic Policy and Competitiveness Research Center (EPCRC) was established in 2010 by the initiative of Tsagaan Puntsag, the Chairman of the Board, and leading private sector organizations. EPCRC joined the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils in 2012.
"Khumuun Bichig” is Now Available Worldwide
“Khumuun Bichig,” the only newspaper published in the traditional Mongolian script by MONTSAME National News Agency, was added to the national knowledge electronic fund “Esan.”
Home sweet Home – Release of a baby saiga
Ulaanbaatar, February 1, 2023 /MONTSAME/. What a great news we have! A baby saiga has been saved and released to its native Homeland in Zavkhan soum of Uvs province.
U.S. Government Provides Disaster Assistance in Response to Mongolia’s Dzud
The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing $100,000 through the Mongolia Red Cross Society to respond to the dzud, by providing cash grants to vulnerable Mongolian herder households.
Mongolian Judge Nominated for the Election of International Criminal Court
Today, the International Criminal Court (ICC) will be marking its 20th anniversary by hosting a conference at the World Forum in The Hague (The Netherlands), entitled “The ICC at 20: Reflections on the past, present, and future.”
The Pandemic and Economic Crisis Caused a Baby Bust
Ulaanbaatar, January 31, /MONTSAME/. According to the Mongolian statistics office, the number of women who gave birth is 65090 and live-born birth is 67874. Each rate decreased by 8.5% and 8.1% from 2021, respectively.
Trial Program of EDUTEN Digital Platform
Mongolian general education schools will start using the trial program of “Eduten”, a digital math learning platform for children.
Survivor of the Silent Gobi
The gobi bear (as known as Mazaalai) is the rarest subspecies of the brown bear, found in “The Great Gobi Strictly Protected Area” (GGSPA), located around Segs Tsagaan Bogd in Altai mountains.
Number of Foreign Tourists Tripled
The number of passengers crossing Mongolia's border reached 2016.2 thousand (double counting) in 2022. Compared to the previous year, the number of passengers increased by 1372.8 (3.1 times).
Over 50 Percent of Patients with HDV to be Treated in 2023
Member of the State Great Khural J. Chinburen attended a consultation meeting organized by the “Hepatitis D Virus (HDV) and Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Fighter” Society on January 23, and gave information to the citizens about the legal framework for importing hepatitis D virus medicines and the introduction of treatment, and answered their questions.